Ichneumon confusor


Body length: 8 to 15 mm. The head and thorax are black, the front half of the abdomen is yellowy-orange.

Identification difficulty

Hedgerows and meadows.

When to see it

May to August.

Life History

Adults visit various flowers for nectar.

UK Status

Status in Britain is difficult to determine due to lack of records.

VC55 Status

Status in Leicestershire and Rutland not known.

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Leicestershire & Rutland Map


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

UK Map