Gymnetron vollosulum (Gyllenhal, 1838)
An uncommon Weevil of wetland sites, with Nationally notable B status. The individual in the accompanying photographs, probably represents the first Nottinghamshire record, being recorded at Attenborough NR by reserve manager Tim Sexton, who kindly allowed us to use his photographs here. The larva of Gymnetron villosulum form a gall on the flowers of Veronica catenata.
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Gymnetron villosulum
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. Tim Sexton. Adrian Fowles (Nottinghamshire data extracted from the National Recording Scheme for Coleoptera: Curculionoidea).

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Updated January 2018

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