Least Pygmy Woodlouse Trichoniscus pygmaeus (Sars, 1898)
This tiny woodlouse was not recorded in Nottinghamshire for many years after the county's only other records from West Bridgford in 1975 (Rundle, A.J.) and at Sutton Bonington in 1979 (Fussey, G.D.) and 1990 (Daws, J.). In 2018, we finally found single specimens at Market Warsop in March and Cockglode Wood near Edwinstowe in November, the latter specimen being in company with several Haplopthalmus danicus.
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Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Trichoniscus pygmaeus
 
 
 
 
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. David Shaw. Steve Gregory.

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 January 2024

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