Loensia variegata

    Description

    This species has a rather mottled appearance, often brown or yellowish against white.

    Identification difficulty
    Habitat

    Found on trunks and branches of range of deciduous and evergreen trees and bushes.

    When to see it

    Main period is July to September but has even been recorded in January in the south of England.

    UK Status

    Infrequent but widespread – mainly in southern Britain.

    VC55 Status

    Status in Leicestershire and Rutland not known.

    Leicestershire & Rutland Map

    UK Map