In Isotomurus palustris sensu stricto, the central stripe is prominent and unbroken except at the dorsal margins of tergites. There is mottled patterning on the sides of the abdomen.
Submissions need to show dorsal and lateral pigmentation clearly.
It is a species of wet habitats - ditches, pond edges etc..
All year round.
Widespread and fairly frequent in Britain.
Status in Leicestershire and Rutland not known.
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