A very tiny blackish weevil with studded elytra.
There are several very similar weevils which coupled to the small size makes it hard to be sure of the identify from a photo alone. However habitat information is helpful, and this species is nearly always found on Birch.
Usually an arboreal species and often found on birch.
Spring to autumn.
A leaf rolling weevil largely associated with birch.
Fairly common and widespread in Britain
Infrequent in Leicestershire and Rutland. There were only 6 VC55 records for this species up to March 2015.
Leicestershire & Rutland Map
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Yellow squares = NBN records (all known data)
Coloured circles = NatureSpot records
- RED = 2020+
- DARK BLUE = 2015-2019
- LIGHT BLUE = pre 2015