Ceraclea nigronervosa


    Forewing length 8 to 13 mm. A rich darkish brown caddisfly with darker veined wings and very long antennae.

    Identification difficulty

    Rivers and lakes.

    When to see it

    May to July.

    UK Status

    Widespread and fairly frequent in Britain.

    VC55 Status

    Uncommon or under recorded in Leicestershire and Rutland. It was first recorded in our area at Rutland Water 6th July 2013. The Sapcote record of 28th July 2014 is the second record for VC55.

    Leicestershire & Rutland Map

    MAP KEY:

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

    UK Map