Black Kneed Capsid Blepharidopterus angulatus (Fallén, 1807)
A very common Plant Bug found on a wide range of deciduous trees and shrubs. Named after the small black patches at the base of the tibia, several of these were found on Alder (Alnus glutinosa) at King's Mill Reservoir in August 2013.
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Blepharidopterus angulatus
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Jim Flanagan.

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Updated January 2022

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