A tiny beetle measuring only about 1.5 mm.
Unless identified by a recognised expert, a photo is required and the specimen should be examined with a microscope. In the comments box, state the key or ID method used and describe the size and identifying characters.
May be found in moss, leaf litter, flood debris etc.
All year round.
Widespread and fairly frequent in England and Wales.
Quite frequent in Leicestershire and Rutland.
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