Katiannidae genus nov.1 sp. nov

Description

A small globular springtail with spotted flanks and transverse stripes across the back. Believed to have been imported from Australasia and associated with the horticultural trade. 

Identification difficulty
Habitat

Parks and gardens, associated with horticulture. 

When to see it

Autumn-spring. 

UK Status

Unknown.

VC55 Status

Unknown.

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Leicestershire & Rutland Map

MAP KEY:

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

UK Map