Lamprochernes nodosus (Schrank, 1803)
This small Pseudoscorpion was found in good numbers, in a long standing manure heaps at Tug Bridge Farm near Eakring in December 2015 and at Church Warsop in April 2016. There are just three previous Nottinghamshire records for Lamprochernes nodosus, from Worksop in 1903, Clumber Park in 1955 and Sherwood Forest in 1969. A synanthropic species, L. nodosus is often found in garden compost heaps and dead trees.
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Lamprochernes nodosus
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. UK Pseudoscorpion Recording Scheme. NBN Gateway. NBGRC. Meg Skinner.

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Updated January 2019

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