Telmatophilus typhae (Fallén, 1802)
This tiny beetle, measures little more than 1.5mm in length, but despite the small size, is easy to find during the Winter months when hidden under Bulrush leaves. Telmatophilus typhae is presumably common wherever Bulrush grows.
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Telmatophilus typhae
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. Wil Heeney. Peter Kirby (Bentinck Tip & Void Invertebrate survey 2007). NBGRC.

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Updated December 2018

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