Attactagenus plumbeus (Marsham, 1802)
A Nationally notable B weevil, Attactagenus plumbeus has never been recorded commonly in the Sherwood Forest NNR and there are just two records previous to this one in June 2010. There is one historical record, which was listed by J.W. Carr and a second in 2000 (Drane, A.B.) The one photographed, was found on low vegetation at Clipstone Old Quarter.
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Attactagenus plumbeus
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Natural England - Invertebrate Site Register 2006. Adrian Fowles (Nottinghamshire data extracted from the National Recording Scheme for Coleoptera: Curculionoidea).

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Updated January 2022

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