Cis boleti (Scopoli, 1763)
One of numerous similarly looking species, which are very difficult to identify. Cis boleti is one of the most regularly recorded Ciidae at Sherwood Forest and has been found to be common around tree stumps or felled sections which have an amount of fungus growth. The ones illustrated, were found at Sherwood Forest CP in March 2010.
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Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Cis boleti
 
 
 
 
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). Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. K N A Alexander (Invertebrate assemblage condition at Birklands and Bilhaugh SSSI and Birklands West and Ollerton Corner SSSI survey reports 2009-10). Wil Heeney. Natural England - Invertebrate Site Register 2006.

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 February 2017

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