Tatianaerhynchites aequatus (Linnaeus, 1767)
A member of the Rhynchitidae family, this small weevil is often commonly called the Apple Fruit Weevil. With a length of less than 8mm, this is an inconspicuous (but common) species. Found quite commonly on Hawthorn at Sherwood Forest CP.
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Tatianaerhynchites aequatus
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. M L Denton (2002 Sherwood Forest Coleoptera survey). Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. Natural England - Invertebrate Site Register 2006. Charlie Barnes. NBGRC. Meg Skinner. Adrian Fowles (Nottinghamshire data extracted from the National Recording Scheme for Coleoptera: Curculionoidea).

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Updated January 2019

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