Bembidion lampros


A small (3-4mm) beetle. It is very shiny, normally brassy, with reddish brown legs.

Photo ID?

It frequents most dry habitats, including gardens and agricultural land.

When to see it

Peaking in May

UK Status

Very common throughout Britain

VC55 Status

Common in Leicestershire and Rutland. There were a total of 213 VC55 records for this species up to March 2015.

Leicestershire & Rutland Map

UK Map