Ceutorhynchus pallidactylus (Marsham, 1802)
Ceutorhynchus pallidactylus is often described as a pest species of Oil-seed Rape, but it's distribution is sometimes quite patchy. Despite being a common weevil, this was the first known record for Sherwood Forest NNR and was found by sweeping low vegetation, near to fields of Oil-seed Rape in April 2009. It occurs on many varieties of cultivated Brassica plants.
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Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Ceutorhynchus pallidactylus
 
 
 
 
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Andy Godfrey (2006 Sherwood Heath SSSI invertebrate survey). Peter Kirby (Bentinck Tip & Void Invertebrate survey 2007).

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 February 2017

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