Epuraea melina

Description

A small chestnut brown or red-brown beetle.

Identification difficulty
Habitat

Woodland and well wooded areas.

When to see it

Late spring and summer.

UK Status

Widespread but not well recorded in Britain.

VC55 Status

Infrequent in Leicestershire and Rutland. There were only 5 VC55 records for this species up to March 2015.

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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