Corn Flea Beetle - Chaetocnema hortensis

    Alt Name
    Clover Flea Beetle
    Description

    A very small brown beetle only 1.5 to 2 mm long.

    Identification difficulty
    Habitat

    A leaf beetle found on various grasses etc.

    When to see it

    All year especially in spring and summer.

    UK Status

    Widespread and fairly frequent in Britain.

    VC55 Status

    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

    UK Map