Quedius fuliginosus (Gravenshorst, 1802)
There are many Rove Beetles (Staphylinidae) which are extremely similar in appearance and which generally, cannot be correctly identified from photographs alone. Quedius fuliginosus is one such species and one with a widespread range. Probably found at many woodland sites across Nottinghamshire.
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Quedius fuliginosus
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - NBN Atlas. Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. Stuart Warrington. The National Trust (Clumber Park invertebrate records). Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Brian Wetton. 

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Updated November 2022

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