Leiosoma deflexum (Panzer, 1795)
A small but distinctive Weevil, usually associated with Buttercup (Ranunculus sp) in a range of habitats, wherever the host plant grows. This one was actually found climbing the trunk of an Ash Tree at Wellow Park in May 2013. Common across most of the UK.
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Leiosoma deflexum
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Adrian Fowles (Nottinghamshire data extracted from the National Recording Scheme for Coleoptera: Curculionoidea).

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 2018

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