Polycentropus flavomaculatus

    Description

    Length 6 to 12 mm. A dark rather heavily speckled caddis.

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    Habitat

    Rivers and stony lakes. It may also be attracted to light.

    When to see it

    May to September.

    Life History

    Larva spins a pouch shaped net in slow moving water.

    UK Status

    Common and widespread in Britain.

    VC55 Status

    Fairly frequent in Leicestershire and Rutland.

    Leicestershire & Rutland Map

    UK Map