Anurophorus laricis


    A small (1.5 mm) dark species, Anurophorus laricis does not possess a furca and there is no empodial appendage on the foot.

    Identification difficulty

    One of the arboreal springtails, usually found under bark and up trees.

    When to see it

    All year round.

    UK Status

    Widespread and fairly frequent in Britain.

    VC55 Status

    Believed to be common but under recorded in Leicestershire and Rutland.

    Leicestershire & Rutland Map

    MAP KEY:

    Yellow squares = NBN records (all known data)
    Coloured circles = NatureSpot records: 2020+ | 2015-2019 | pre-2015

    UK Map