Neocoenorrhinus minutus (Herbst, 1797)
This is a small weevil, but fairly distinct ive enough to identify through it's overall colouration and long rostrum. There have been relatively few Sherwood Forest records, but it has been recorded several times in recent years from within the Sherwood Forest CP area. Length 3.5mm.
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Neocoenorrhinus minutus
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Natural England - Invertebrate Site Register 2006. Adrian Fowles (Nottinghamshire data extracted from the National Recording Scheme for Coleoptera: Curculionoidea). Natural England - Birklands and Bilhaugh SSSI & Birklands West and Ollerton Corner SSSI, Nottinghamshire Saproxylic invertebrate survey, Natural England Field Unit, April-October 2018.

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Updated January 2022

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