Clusiodes albimanus

    Alt Name
    Clusiodes albimana

    A fairly small fly (5 or 6 mm) with a chestnut red thorax and black abdomen. The wing is partly infuscated (dark shading).

    Identification difficulty

    Various habitats.

    When to see it


    Life History

    Larvae live under the bark of rotten wood.

    UK Status

    Fairly frequent in the southern half of Britain.

    VC55 Status

    Status in Leicestershire and Rutland not known.

    Leicestershire & Rutland Map

    MAP KEY:

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

    UK Map