Hylobius abietis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Not known to be found at Eakring, this distinctive Weevil was discovered on a tree trunk at Budby South Forest, Nottinghamshire in April 2006. A common UK species, as it's name suggests is strongly associated with Pines.
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Hylobius abietis
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. Natural England - Invertebrate Site Register 2006. Allan and Annette Binding (Clumber Park invertebrate records).

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 November 2017

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