Phylus coryli (Linnaeus, 1758)
A small plant bug of hedgerows etc, where Hazel grows. Initially Phylus coryli may appear dark and un-marked, but closer insection will reveal quite attractive markings. There are Nottinghamshire records apart from this one found at Hills and Holes SSSI at Market Warsop in July 2014. Further searching should reveal Phylus coryli to be common across much of Nottinghamshire.
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Phylus coryli
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Sorby Natural History Society.

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 2017

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