Dichrooscytus gustavi (Josifov, 1981)
Once restricted to chalk downland in southern counties of the UK, Dichrooscytus gustavi still has a largely south-easterly UK range, but has spread north with the planting of Juniper in gardens. As far as we know though, there are currently no other Nottinghamshire records. The one photographed was found flying around mature ornamental Conifers, in the garden of a now demolished house at Fountaindale near Mansfield in July 2017.
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Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Dichrooscytus gustavi
 
 
 
 
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 July 2017

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