Melanostoma mellinum

    Description

    The abdomen of this species widens slightly posteriorly.

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    Habitat

    Grassland.

    When to see it

    April to October with peaks in May/June and July/August.

    UK Status

    Quite common and widespread in Britain,

    VC55 Status

    Fairly common in Leicestershire and Rutland.

    Leicestershire & Rutland Map

    UK Map