Orthops basalis

    Description

    This genus contains three small bugs of around 5 mm. They generally have dark antennae. Although external characters are useful, some specimens cannot be reliably identified without dissection.

    Habitat

    Often found on umbellifers.

    When to see it

    Adult: All year.

    UK Status

    Locally distributed across the UK.

    VC55 Status

    Status in Leicestershire and Rutland not known.

    Leicestershire & Rutland Map

    UK Map