Longitarsus melanocephalus (De Geer, 1775)
This is a tiny leaf beetle, the one pictured turning up at an MV light in Sherwood Forest CP in late August 2010 and being the first record for the NNR. Length little more than 2.5mm.
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Longitarsus melanocephalus
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - 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 January 2016

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