Nedyus quadrimaculatus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Another tiny (3mm) weevil, which is commonly found on or around Nettles. Two often indistinct white spots on the elytra, are just about the only distinguishing feature of this species. Photographed in July 2008 and May 2014.
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Nedyus quadrimaculatus
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. Wil Heeney. Natural England - Invertebrate Site Register 2006. Allan and Annette Binding. Tim Sexton. Peter Kirby (Bentinck Tip & Void Invertebrate survey 2007). Jim Flanagan. Charlie Barnes. Adrian Fowles (Nottinghamshire data extracted from the National Recording Scheme for Coleoptera: Curculionoidea).

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Updated January 2018

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