Ancylosis convexella

Mediterranean Knot-horn


Species Codes

B&F RES 62.0525

Other Names

Sophie’s Knot-horn

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Species Account

Reported new to the British fauna from Lyminge in Kent, 29th October 2022.  Specimen taken by Sophie and Tony King. """"Identification confirmed by dissection.

Distribution Map

The map below shows all records of Ancylosis convexella (Sophie’s Knot-horn) in the Kent database. If you've got a dot to add, please submit your records to us. Use the control below to filter by time span:


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Reporting Rate

The graph below shows how the number of records of Ancylosis convexella (Sophie’s Knot-horn) submitted each year has changed over time. Use the control below to filter by VC:

Photo Gallery

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