This small beetle (4-5mm) can be variable but is generally reddish brown with pale legs and antennae.
It is found in a wide range of habitats, including gardens, grasslands and woodland.
Peak from May to September
It is widely distributed in Britain and often abundant.
Fairly common in Leicestershire and Rutland. There were a total of 62 VC55 records for this species up to March 2015.
Leicestershire & Rutland Map
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Yellow squares = NBN records (all known data)
Coloured circles = NatureSpot records: 2020+ | 2015-2019 | pre-2015