Lepidocyrtus lignorum

    Description

    A predominantly pale species with traces of blue pigment on the head, thorax and legs. The second thoracic segment is not prominent and there are scales present on the legs and first and second segments of the antennae.

    Photo ID?
    Habitat

    In leaf litter.

    When to see it

    All year round.

    UK Status

    Little recorded but probably widespread and moderately common. It could be under-recorded due to confusion with other pale Lepidocyrtus species in the past.

    VC55 Status

    Status in Leicestershire and Rutland not known.

    Leicestershire & Rutland Map

    UK Map