Exapion ulicis (Forster, 1771)
Found commonly on Gorse growing on Budby South Forest and at many other sites contaning Gorse, this very small Weevil is easily overlooked, so much so that these were the first records for Sherwood Forest NNR in over a century. Length 2.5mm.
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Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Exapion ulicis
 
 
 
 
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. Richard Rogers. Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Tim Sexton. Andy Godfrey (2006 Sherwood Heath SSSI invertebrate survey). Allan and Annette Binding (Clumber Park invertebrate records). Peter Kirby (Bentinck Tip & Void Invertebrate survey 2007). Wil Heeney.

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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