Molophilus obscurus

Description

A small brown or grey brown cranefly.

Identification difficulty
Habitat

A common species of marshy areas and pond margins.

When to see it

May to October

UK Status

Widespread and fairly frequent in Britain.

VC55 Status

Fairly frequent in Leicestershire and Rutland.

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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