Rhizophagus depressus (Fabricius, 1792)
This is an extremely small species, the one photographed measuring around 3mm in length. We have recorded Rhizophagus depressus on just two occasions, with both records typically coming from under bark at Sherwood Forest October 2008 and April 2020. One of several species in the UK, most Monotomidae species are found under bark, often in close proximity to fungal growth.
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Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Rhizophagus depressus
 
 
 
 
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton.

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 2016

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