Sitona lepidus (Gyllenhal, 1834)
Sweep-netted from low vegetation at dusk, this small (5mm) brown weevil, was recorded in Sherwood Forest in September 2008. There are several similar-looking Sitona species.
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Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Sitona lepidus
 
 
 
 
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. Andy Godfrey (2006 Sherwood Heath SSSI invertebrate survey). Stuart Warrington. The National Trust (Clumber Park invertebrate records). 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 February 2017

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