Rhabdomiris striatellus (Fabricius, 1794)
Another common Plantbug often found on Oak in woodland is Rhabdomiris striatellus. There are many species of Miridae across the UK and some will be familiar to most people with an interest in natural history. This adult was photographed in Sherwood Forest in May 2010, when it was easily beaten off Oaks.
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Rhabdomiris striatellus
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. Tim Sexton. Sorby Natural History Society. NBGRC. Paul and Helen Brock. John and Denise Bingham. Brian Wetton.

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 November 2022

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