Miltogramma punctata (Meigen, 1824)
Miltogramma punctata seems a rare Sarcophagid in Nottinghamshire. The only records we can trace are both from heathland sites of Oak Tree Heath, Mansfield in 2008 and from Sherwood Heath SSSI near Ollerton in 2012. Miltogramma punctata seems more specific in its habitat requirements than those Sarcophagidae which frequent carrion and are more often found in a broader range of habitat types.
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Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Miltogramma punctata
 
Miltogramma punctata habitat at Sherwood Heath SSSI near Ollerton
 
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Sherwood Forest Trust (2008 Oak Tree Heath invertebrate survey).

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Updated October 2016

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