Elodes minuta (Linnaeus, 1767)
This small species was found at Eakring Meadows in early May 2011. The larvae live in water, but the adults are quite common on vegetation, although this record was our first of this beetle. Length 6mm.
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Elodes minuta
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. NBGRC.

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Updated December 2018

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