Cunctochrysa albolineata


One of many similar green lacewings. Detailed examination is needed to determine the species.

Identification difficulty

Around well wooded areas with deciduous trees and shrubs.

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Life History

Associated with deciduous trees.

UK Status

Widespread and fairly frequent in Britain.

VC55 Status

Only occasionally recorded in Leicestershire and Rutland. There were approximately 12 validated records for this species according to the 'Checklist of Neuroptera and allies in VC55' published in 2018.

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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