Dendrophilus punctatus (Herbst, 1792) 
A small Histerid with only two traceable Nottinghamshire records. One was found in a tree hollow at Sherwood Forest (Lott, D.A.) in 2006 and the one illustrated, was found in a woodchip pile at Market Warsop Cemetery in April 2020 (Pendleton, T.A.). In the UK, there are records from many south-eastern counties, with a number of records coming from counties running from the Severn Estuary north-eastwards to Leicestershire.
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Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Dendrophilus punctatus 
 
 
 
 
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Natural England - Invertebrate Site Register 2006. Derek Lott. Trevor and Dilys Pendleton.

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Updated April 2020

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