Graphopsocus cruciatus


    This species has characteristic dark chequer markings on its wings. It has the 'neck' that is typical of barkflies.

    Identification difficulty

    Found on very wide range of trees, shrubs and other microhabitats.

    When to see it

    All year round but scarce in winter.

    UK Status

    Common and widespread in Britain.

    VC55 Status

    Common in Leicestershire and Rutland.

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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