Micrambe ulicis (Stephens, 1830)
Widely distributed over much of the UK, this tiny 1.5mm beetle is common on Gorse, probably wherever it occurs. Micrambe ulicis turned up in large numbers by beating Gorse growing at a Forest Town site, during an invertebrate survey in late March 2014. There are several records from the Sherwood Forest area.
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Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Micrambe ulicis
 
 
 
 
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Andy Godfrey (2006 Sherwood Heath SSSI invertebrate survey). Natural England - Invertebrate Site Register 2006. Wil Heeney.

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 February 2017

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