Polycentropus flavomaculatus


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

Photo ID?

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