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New Nottinghamshire beetle

Observed: 3rd January 2012 By: dshubble
Leaf Beetle Recording SchemeSouthampton Natural History Society
Invertebrates expert
ldors1b
Description:

A new county record for Nottinghamshire, found by the site warden, sent to me for confirmation. Several found.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Longitarsus dorsalis interacts

Comments

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Longitarsus dorsalis

This species turns up quite regularly on the flowery brownfield sites of the Thames Estuary. Nice find.

Richard Jones

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L. dorsalis

For those who like such things, there's more detail about the specimen at http://davehubbleecology.blogspot.com/2012/01/whats-in-box-no13-new-to.html

Dave