Limnephilus sparsus - Limnephilus sparsus


Length 10 to 13 mm. A very dark brown caddisfly with paler spots on the wing.

Photo ID?

Temporary puddles, pools, marshes and pond edges.

When to see it

May to June and August to October with a summer diapause.

UK Status

Widespread and fairly common in Britain.

VC55 Status

Fairly frequent in Leicestershire and Rutland.

Leicestershire & Rutland Map

UK Map