Calathus rotundicollis

    Description

    Length 8 to 11.5mm. It can be identified by the reddish edges of the pronotum.

    Identification difficulty
    Habitat

    Found under logs and stones, even in well wooded areas.

    When to see it

    All year round.

    UK Status

    Widespread and fairly frequent in Britain.

    VC55 Status

    Fairly frequent in Leicestershire and Rutland. There were a total of 57 VC55 records for this species up to March 2015.

    Leicestershire & Rutland Map

    UK Map