Macrosteles horvathi (Wagner, 1935)
Another example of one of the most difficult groups to identify, this adult Macrosteles horvathi was swept from an area of grass and scrub in Wellow Park in May 2011 and remained unidentified until dissection in March 2013. Macrosteles horvathi has an extremely sparse UK distribution, no doubt affected by the difficulty in identification.
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Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Macrosteles horvathi
 
 
 
 
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Peter Kirby (Bentinck Tip & Void Invertebrate survey 2007).

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 November 2017

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