Ground Beetle Records

Ground beetle records for Rutland Water Nature Reserve, 2001-2

Compiled by John Wright
Last updated: 4/12/02

No of species recorded: 62

Latin Name Location, status, dates etc
Abax parallelepipedus Laxhill April 02
Agonum albipes Very common along shoreline of main water incl’ Egleton and
Lyndon reserves
Agonum assimile Tufted Duck hide 31/3/02
Agonum dorsale Common. Lag2, North Arm, Lyndon
Agonum fuliginosum Common. Lag2, reedbed, Lyndon
Agonum marginatum Very common along shoreline of main water incl’ Egleton and
Lyndon reserves
Agonum micans Reedbed 1/9/01
Agonum moestum lag2 11/3/02 and Lyndon 31/3/02
Agonum obscurum Very common. Lag2, Lax Hill, Lyndon etc
Agonum piceum Lag2 15/3/01
Agonum thoreyi Common. Reedbed, lag2, Lyndon
Amara apricaria Workyard 16/7/01
Amara familiaris Egleton meadows 25/4/02
Amara lunicollis Egleton meadows 2/6/02
Amara tibialis Egleton meadows
Asaphidion curtum Lag2 and North Arm
Badister bipustulatus North Arm 23/5/02
Bembidion aeneum Lag2 11/3/02
Bembidion articulatum North Arm 19/7/02
Bembidion biguttatum Very common
Bembidion dentellum Very common along shoreline of main water incl’ Egleton and
Lyndon reserves
Bembidion genei North Arm 19/7/02
Bembidion guttula Lag2 25/4/02
Bembidion quadrimaculatum Common along shoreline of main water incl’ Egleton and Lyndon
reserves
Bembidion tetracolum Common along shoreline of main water incl’ Egleton and Lyndon
reserves
Bembidion unicolor Lag2
Bradycellus harpalinus Common in moth traps. North Arm and Egleton
Calathus piceus North Arm 21/3/02
Carabus granulatus Lag2 18/8/01
Chlaenius vestitus Common along shoreline of main water incl’ Egleton and Lyndon
reserves
Clivina fossor Very common. Lag2, Lax Hill, Lyndon etc
Cychrus caraboides North Arm
Demetrias atricapillus Workyard and lag2
Dromius quadrimaculatus Lag2
Dyschirius globosus Common along shoreline of main water incl’ Egleton and Lyndon
reserves
Elaphrus cupreus Common along shoreline of main water and on Egleton lagoons
Elaphrus riparius Common along shoreline of main water and on Egleton lagoons
Harpalus aeneus Lyndon carpark 15/6/01
Harpalus ardosiacus North Arm 15/6/01
Harpalus rufibarbis Commom. Egleton meadows, carpark.
Harpalus rufipes Workyard and Egleton in moth traps
Leistus ferrugineus Lag3 24/7/02
Leistus fulvibarbis Common. Lag2, North Arm, Lyndon
Leistus spinibarbis Common. Lag2, North Arm, Lyndon
Loricera pilicornis Common. Egleton and Lyndon reserves
Nebria brevicollis Very common on both reserves
Nebria salina North Arm and lag2
Notiophilus biguttatus Common. Both reserves and North Arm
Notiophilus substriatus North Arm24/5/02
Patrobus atrorufus Lag2 11/3/02
Platyderus ruficollis North Arm 23/5/02
Pterostichus cupreus Very common on both reserves
Pterostichus macer Field 16, 21/3/02
Pterostichus madidus Very common everywhere
Pterostichus nigrita Very common. Lag2, Lax Hill, Lyndon etc
Pterostichus strennus Common. Lag2, North Arm, Lyndon
Pterostichus vernalis Lag2 26/2/02
Pterostichus melanarius Common. Egleton and Lyndon reserves
Pterostichus niger Common. Lag2, North Arm, Lyndon
Stenolophus mixtus Common along shoreline of main water incl’ both reserves
Stomis pumicatus Common. Lag2 and laxhill
Trechus quadristriatus Laxhill and North Arm