A mainly orange species, with some darkening towards the rear of the abdomen.
Unless identified by a recognised expert, a photo is required and the specimen should be examined with a microscope. In the comments box, state the key or ID method used and describe the size and identifying characters.
July and August seem to be the times when most records have occurred.
Parasite of moths such as the Turnip Moth.
Status in Britain is difficult to determine due to lack of records.
Status in Leicestershire and Rutland not known.
Leicestershire & Rutland Map
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Yellow squares = NBN records (all known data)
Coloured circles = NatureSpot records: 2020+ | 2015-2019 | pre-2015