Loensia variegata


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

    Identification difficulty

    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

    MAP KEY:

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

    UK Map