Hydroporus tristis (Linnaeus, 1761)
A very small water beetle with a generally northern distribution in the UK. A single specimen was netted at a small pond on the site of the former colliery at Bevercotes Pit Wood in May 2013.
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Hydroporus tristis
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. Bob Merritt.

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 January 2016

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