A small rove beetle with short light brown wing cases. It is only about 4 or 5 mm long.
Found in the dung of herbivores.
All year round especially in spring and summer.
Widespread and fairly frequent in Britain.
Fairly frequent in Leicestershire and Rutland. There were a total of 45 VC55 records for this species up to March 2015.
Leicestershire & Rutland Map
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Yellow squares = NBN records (all known data)
Coloured circles = NatureSpot records: 2020+ | 2015-2019 | pre-2015