Cis boleti


A small (3 or 4 mm) uniformly brown beetle.

Identification difficulty

Around tree stumps or dead wood with an amount of fungus growth.

When to see it

All year round.

UK Status

Widespread and fairly frequent in the southern half of Britain.

VC55 Status

Fairly frequent in Leicestershire and Rutland. There were a total of 37 VC55 records for this species up to March 2015.

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Leicestershire & Rutland Map


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

UK Map