Nysius ericae (Schilling, 1829)
The most common and widespread species of the UK's seven Nysius species. Nysius ericae is usually found on sites with much bare ground. In early October 2015, we found several adult and a single nymph (shown bottom right), under debris on a brownfield site in the centre of Market Warsop. The site will ultimately be built on.
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Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Nysius ericae
 
Nysius ericae habitat on the site of the former Eastwoods yard at Market Warsop. Photographed October 1st 2015.
 
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map 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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