Trapezonotus desertus (Seidenstücker, 1951)
A common ground bug, but there are similar species which make identification quite difficult. These Trapezonotus desertus were found on heathland sites at Sherwood Forest CP in May 2010 and at Rainworth Heath in June 2014. T. desertus probably occurs throughout most of the Sherwood NNR area.
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Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Trapezonotus desertus
 
 
 
 
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Stuart Warrington. The National Trust (Clumber Park invertebrate records).

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 December 2018

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