Clusiodes albimanus

    Alt Name
    Clusiodes albimana
    Description

    A fairly small fly (5 or 6 mm) with a chestnut red thorax and black abdomen. The wing is partly infuscated (dark shading).

    Photo ID?
    Habitat

    Various habitats.

    When to see it

    Summer.

    Life History

    Larvae live under the bark of rotten wood.

    UK Status

    Fairly frequent in the southern half of Britain.

    VC55 Status

    Status in Leicestershire and Rutland not known.

    Leicestershire & Rutland Map

    UK Map