Crepidodera plutus (Latreille, 1804)
A small leaf beetle found on Willows or Sallows. All Crepidodera jump readily if disturbed and there are several similar species to make any attempt at identification difficult. Crepidodera plutus, is the only species to have clear differences in the colour of the lower four or five antennal segments. There are recent Nottinghamshire records from Besthorpe, Girton, Dyscarr Wood and the Idle Valley NR.
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Crepidodera plutus
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. Charlie Barnes. Trevor and Dilys Pendleton.

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 December 2018

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