Bembidion lunulatum (Geoffroy in Fourcroy, 1785)
This is another very small Ground Beetle, usually found in areas of damp, bare ground close to water. The one photographed was found in just such habitat, at the site of the former Bilsthorpe Colliery in late March 2018. Most Nottinghamshire records have come from along the Trent Valley, with few other records from other parts of the county.
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Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Bembidion lunulatum
 
 
 
 
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Bob Merritt. Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Tim Sexton.

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 March 2018

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