Phyllobius roboretanus (Gredler, 1882)
A common weevil which usually appears from late April onwards. This Phyllobius roboretanus was found on low foliage at Sherwood Forest CP in early May. Presumably a common weevil across Nottinghamshire, but there are several green weevils to make identification tricky. Length around 5mm.
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Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Phyllobius roboretanus
 
 
 
 
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. M L Denton (2002 Sherwood Forest Coleoptera survey). Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. Tim Sexton. Allan and Annette Binding (Clumber Park invertebrate records). Peter Kirby (Bentinck Tip & Void Invertebrate survey 2007).

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 February 2017

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