Strophosoma capitatum (De Geer, 1775)
Found once at Sherwood Forest NNR in July 2008 in two weeks surveying the forest, when Strophosoma capitatum was presumed to be less common than the similar Strophosoma melanogrammum. Found in larger numbers during the Spring of 2010, when adults were often found climbing the trunks of Birches.
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Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Strophosoma capitatum
 
 
 
 
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. M L Denton (2002 Sherwood Forest Coleoptera survey). Allan and Annette Binding. Andy Godfrey (2006 Sherwood Heath SSSI invertebrate survey). Allan and Annette Binding (Clumber Park invertebrate records).

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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