Tetratoma desmarestii (Fabricius, 1790)
A rare beetle in Nottinghamshire with modern records only from Sherwood Forest, where it was found during a survey of the Sherwood Forest Country Park in 2002 (M.L. Denton) and most recently from the Country Park again in November 2021 (Pendleton, T.A.). Often active during the Winter months, which may account for it's rarity at Sherwood.
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Tetratoma desmarestii
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).

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Updated January 2022

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