Nephrotoma flavipalpis


    This species has a dark stigma on the wings, black and yellow bands on abdomen, yellow and black thorax and a mainly yellow head.

    Identification difficulty

    It prefers woods and hedges where there is plenty of shelter.

    When to see it

    July to October

    UK Status

    Fairly frequent and widespread in Britain

    VC55 Status

    Local 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