Limnephilus griseus

Description

Forewing length 9 to 13 mm. Usually a well-marked species.

Identification difficulty
Habitat

Pools (often temporary) and marshes, especially acid waters. 

When to see it

April-May and August-October.

UK Status

Widespread and fairly frequent in Britain – especially in upland areas.

VC55 Status

Status in Leicestershire and Rutland not known.

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Species profile

Species group:
Caddisflies
Kingdom:
Animalia
Order:
Trichoptera
Family:
Limnephilidae
Records on NatureSpot:
1
First record:
10/05/2018 (Calow, Graham)
Last record:
10/05/2018 (Calow, Graham)

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