Anthonomus pedicularis (Linnaeus, 1758)
This stunningly coloured weevil is also one of the smaller species. Measuring around 4mm, this species can be found by searching the foliage of Hawthorn, but is best sought-after by using a sweep net or beating tray. The ones pictured, were found in Sherwood Forest CP during July 2008.
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Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Anthonomus pedicularis
 
 
 
 
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).

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 2016

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