Limnephilus marmoratus


Wing length 12 to 17 mm. Usually more strongly marked than L. rhombicus, but sometimes quite similar.

Identification difficulty

Ponds, lakes and pools and even temporary pools.

When to see it

Peak is June to October with summer diapause.

UK Status

Widespread and fairly frequent in Britain.

VC55 Status

Occasional in Leicestershire and Rutland.

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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