Microplontus campestris


    A small, light coloured weevil with distinctive markings.

    Identification difficulty

    Wherever Oxeye Daisy is found.

    When to see it

    Spring and summer.

    Life History

    Associated with Oxeye Daisy.

    UK Status

    Widespread in England and Wales but thinly scattered.

    VC55 Status

    Infrequent in Leicestershire and Rutland. There were only 8 VC55 records for this species up to March 2015.

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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