Meadow Cranesbill Weevil Zacladus geranii (Paykull, 1800)
Widespread across many parts of the UK, especially in a line running from the Severn Estuary to The Wash, with records from Yorkshire and other parts of northern England into Cumbria. In Nottinghamshire, Zacladus geranii is probably quite common where Meadow Cranesbill grows in profusion. The individual in the photographs was found at Attenborough NR in 2015 by Tim Sexton, who kindly allowed us to use his photographs here.
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Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Zacladus geranii
 
 
 
 
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. Netherflied Wildlife Group. Tim Sexton.

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Updated January 2016

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