Haematopota pluvialis (Linnaeus, 1758) 
A familiar fly to many walkers and those who enjoy being in the countryside. With a very keen bite that will draw blood, Haematopota pluvialis (known as the Notch-horned Cleg) is widespread in wooded areas and damp meadows across most of Nottinghamshire.
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Haematopota pluvialis
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. Tim Sexton. Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. NBGRC.

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 June 2019

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