Kateretes pusillus (Thunberg, 1794)
Kateretes pusillus is one of the Soft-winged Flower Beetles (Kateretidae) These are small beetles with K. pusillus measuring around 2.5mm. The one photographed was one of two that were swept from Eakring Meadows NR in early July 2010. A local species in the UK, which prefers damp or wet sites.
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Kateretes pusillus
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the 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 January 2016

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