Hesperocorixa sahlbergi (Fieber, 1848) 
Common throughout north-western parts of Nottinghamshire and should be found throughout the county, Hesperocorixa sahlbergi is found in water bodies rich in organic matter, often occurring in woodland ponds with a covering of Duckweed. Once again, virtually all of the records on the distribution map, are attributable to the recording work of Bob Merritt.
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Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Hesperocorixa sahlbergi    
 
 
 
 
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. Bob Merritt. Stuart Warrington. The National Trust (Clumber Park invertebrate records).

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 August 2020

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