Scolopostethus grandis (Horváth, 1881
One of a number of visually, very similar species Nottinghamshire. Again, the available information on the status of this Lygaeid bug in the county seems non-existant and it may be that the specimen below is the first county record, found in a pine needle sample taken from Retford Cemetery in April 2023.
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Scolopostethus grandis    
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton.

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Updated January 2024

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