Parethelcus pollinarius (Forster, 1771)
A common weevil of Nettles, Parethelcus pollinarius measures around 4.5mm in length. This adult was found at Clipstone Old Quarter in June 2010 and apparently is the first record for the Sherwood Forest NNR in over a century.
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Parethelcus pollinarius
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. Wil Heeney. Adrian Fowles (Nottinghamshire data extracted from the National Recording Scheme for Coleoptera: Curculionoidea). NBGRC.

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Updated January 2022

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