Alloeotomus gothicus

    Description

    Length 5 to 6 mm. Translucent light brown with orange-brown markings, corium punctures concolorous; membrane dusky, mottled with black; costal rib of corium banded brown & white, hind tarsus T1≈T2+T3. 

    Identification difficulty
    Recording advice

    Detailed photographs showing key features required. 

    Habitat

    On Scots Pine. 

    UK Status

    Widely scattered across southern and central England.

    VC55 Status

    Uncommon in Leicestershire and Rutland.

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    Coloured circles = NatureSpot records: 2020+ | 2015-2019 | pre-2015

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