Cyrnus flavidus


    Forewing length 6 to 9 mm. A pale yellowish species.

    Identification difficulty

    Still and slow-flowing water.

    When to see it

    May to September.

    UK Status

    Widespread in Britain, though less frequent in the southwest of England.

    VC55 Status

    Seems to be uncommon in Leicestershire and Rutland. The Sapcote record of 2013 is the first time this species has been recorded in our area since the 1980s.

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    Leicestershire & Rutland Map

    MAP KEY:

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

    UK Map