Gronops lunatus (Fabricius, 1775) 
A scarce weevil in Nottinghamshire with a generally south-easterly UK range, although it does occur elsewhere at some other coastal sites. Here, it is known from just two sites on sandy soils with a record from Spalford Warren in 2002 and the site of the former Rufford Colliery at Rainworth, where the one below was found and photographed by Tim Sexton in 2020.
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Gronops lunatus  
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. Tim Sexton.

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Updated July 2020

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