Aphodius granarius (Linnaeus, 1767)
Belonging to the Scarabaeidae group, A. granarius is a fairly common dung beetle found from April onwards. Several of these were found at Tug Bridge Farm in April 2009, but were quite difficult to find and were not under every cattle dung sample. A small species, with a length of around 4mm.
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Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Aphodius granarius
 
 
 
 
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton.

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Updated February 2017

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