Agraylea sexmaculata

    Description

    A mottled brown micro caddis with a rather pointed wing shape.

    Identification difficulty
    Habitat

    Plant thickets in lakes, ponds and slow running water.

    When to see it

    Summer and autumn.

    UK Status

    Fairly frequent in central and southern England, scarcer elsewhere.

    VC55 Status

    Uncommon or under recorded in VC55 - Sapcote record of 31.8.2011 is thought to be only the second record for this species in Leicestershire and Rutland, the first being from Stoneygate in 1981.

    Leicestershire & Rutland Map

    UK Map