Antherophagus pallens (Linnaeus, 1758)
A small beetle which measures around 5mm and one which we have only found on just a couple of occasions. The first of these was during a Coleoptera survey at Sherwood Forest in July 2008 and then a few years later from Eaton Wood in July 2010.
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Antherophagus pallens
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. Richard Davidson. David Shaw.

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 2024

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