Ceutorhynchus picitarsis (Gyllenhal, 1837)
Distributed over eastern parts of the UK (including the Midlands) Ceutorhynchus picitarsis is a common agricultural pest species of Oil-seed Rape and is often commonly referred to as the Rape Winter Stem Weevil. There seem to be few Nottinghamshire records, although it must be under recorded to a degree. Measuring within 2.5-3.5mm, this one turned up in our Market Warsop garden in June 2015.
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Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Ceutorhynchus picitarsis
 
 
 
 
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton.

You can contribute your own records to help us gain an accurate status of this species in Nottinghamshire. Send an Excel spreadsheet of your records via the 'contact us' link at the top of the homepage.

Updated January 2016

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