Rugilus similis (Erichson, 1839)
A small Rove Beetle, which we first found underneath a small stone on Warsop Main Pit Top in April 2009, but has subsequently turned up a number of times in leaf litter samples from Market Warsop cemetery. The Rugilus are a small genus of Staphylinidae, of which there are several species found in the UK.
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Rugilus similis
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 2022

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