Amara apricaria (Paykull, 1790)
A common Ground Beetle, often found in gardens and around arable fields etc. Measuring 6.5-9mm in length, this was one of many adults which were attracted to an MV light operated at Eakring Flash at the end of July 2008.
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Amara apricaria
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). Charlie Barnes. David Shaw.

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Updated January 2022

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