Lasioglossum calceatum (Scopoli, 1763)
One of two very similar and distinctive species, Lasioglossum calceatum is widespread in the UK. There are few detectable records from Nottinghamshire and from our own records of recent years, it is very much an under-recorded species. Found in a variety of habitats which includes gardens, there are modern records of Lasioglossum calceatum from Sherwood Forest, Dyscarr Wood, Market Warsop, Mapperley and Thoresby Hall.
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Lasioglossum calceatum
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. Tim Sexton. Trevor and Dilys Pendleton (Sherwood Forest Invertebrate Directory 2014). Barry Lygo. David Shaw. Brian Wetton.

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 2022

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