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.

    Leicestershire & Rutland Map

    MAP KEY:

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

    UK Map