Magdalis ruficornis (Linnaeus, 1758)
A small weevil beaten from the flowers of Hawthorn at Sherwood Forest CP in May 2018. Previously unknown from the Sherwood Forest NNR, Magdalis ruficornis has been recorded very few times in Nottinghamshire over the years, but should be more common than the distribution map would indicate.
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Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Magdalis ruficornis
 
 
 
 
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Adrian Fowles (Nottinghamshire data extracted from the National Recording Scheme for Coleoptera: Curculionoidea).

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 May 2018

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