Notaris acridulus


About 5 mm in length, this is a dark coloured weevil with deeply punctate elytra.

Identification difficulty

Damp areas and especially associated with Reed Sweet-grass.

When to see it

Spring and summer.

UK Status

Widespread and fairly frequent in Britain.

VC55 Status

Fairly common in Leicestershire and Rutland. There were a total of 106 VC55 records for this species up to March 2015.

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Leicestershire & Rutland Map


Yellow squares = NBN records (all known data)
Coloured circles = NatureSpot records: 2020+ | 2015-2019 | pre-2015

UK Map