Hemicoelus fulvicornis (Sturm, 1837)
Formerly Anobium fulvicorne, Hemicoelus fulvicornis is a tiny wood boring beetle, with a length of around 4mm. Belonging to the Ptinidae family, which includes Wood Worm and Death-watch Beetles, this is a common species on Oaks. The one photographed, turned up in a sweep net in Sherwood Forest.
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Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Hemicoelus fulvicornis 
 
 
 
 
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Charlie Barnes. Clumber Park SSSI Saproxylic Invertebrate Survey - A report to Natural England by EMEC Ecology 2019.

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 2022

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