Nudobius lentus (Gravenhorst, 1806)
A fairly distinctive Rove Beetle (with experience) which is usually found under the bark of various coniferous trees. The NBN Gateway shows it to be widespread across central areas of the UK and in parts of Scotland. There seem to be few recent records of Nudobius lentus from Nottinghamshire.
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Nudobius lentus
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. Stuart Warrington. The National Trust (Clumber Park invertebrate records). NBGRC.

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 December 2018

copyright Trevor and Dilys Pendleton ( . .
Beetle Photo Gallery - Thumbnail version
Beetle Photo Gallery - Text version