A small (3-4mm) beetle. It is very shiny, normally brassy, with reddish brown legs.
It frequents most dry habitats, including gardens and agricultural land.
Peaking in May
Very common throughout Britain
Common in Leicestershire and Rutland. There were a total of 213 VC55 records for this species up to March 2015.
Leicestershire & Rutland Map
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