Epuraea biguttata (Thunberg, 1784)
Another small, but well marked Nitidulid which measures little more 3mm in length. We have just two records from the garden of Coultas Farm, Eakring in June 2009 and from a leaf litter sample taken from Clipstone Old Quarter in March 2020. There are a number of records from other parts of Sherwood Forest, but this is a rather difficult species to find in our limited experience.
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Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Epuraea biguttata 
 
 
 
 
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Natural England - Invertebrate Site Register 2006.

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 December 2014

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