Tropiphorus terricola (Newman, 1838)
This nicely marked, quite large weevil was found on low vegetation at Sherwood Forest CP in late April 2009. Initially identified as being Tropiphorus elevatus, the correct identification was later made by Andrew Duff.
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Tropiphorus terricola
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Adrian Fowles (Nottinghamshire data extracted from the National Recording Scheme for Coleoptera: Curculionoidea).

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Updated January 2022

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