Scymnus frontalis - Scymnus frontalis

Description

A very small member of the ladybird family, the dark elytra marked with large reddish spots.

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Habitat

Sparsely vegetated and sandy areas, post industrial sites, derelict areas etc.

When to see it

Mainly from April to August.

UK Status

Widespread in the southern half of Britain.

VC55 Status

Occasional in Leicestershire and Rutland, though possibly under recorded due to its small size. There were approximately 12 VC55 records for this species up to March 2015.

Leicestershire & Rutland Map

UK Map