Trechus obtusus (Erichson, 1837)
A small and common ground beetle, found in a variety of habitats. With such a small size, T. obtusus is easily overlooked. Length 3.5-4mm. Only recently recorded from areas of Sherwood Forest, but also found at Nettleworth Manor, near Mansfield Woodhouse in September October 2008.
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Trechus obtusus
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Sherwood Forest Trust (2008 Oak Tree Heath invertebrate survey). Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. Allan and Annette Binding (Clumber Park invertebrate records). NBGRC.

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Updated January 2022

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