Corn Flea Beetle - Chaetocnema hortensis
A very small brown beetle only 1.5 to 2 mm long.
A leaf beetle found on various grasses etc.
All year especially in spring and summer.
Widespread and fairly frequent in Britain.
A fairly common species in Leicestershire and Rutland. There were a total of 110 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