Pedicia rivosa


Length: 27 to 30 mm; Wing Length: 20 to 24 mm. Pedicia rivosa is a conspicuous species of hairy-eyed cranefly with unique brown wing markings which make it one of the easier species to identify.

Identification difficulty

Wet and marshy areas.

When to see it

April to September.

UK Status

Widespread in suitable areas of Britain.

VC55 Status

Local, but not uncommon in Leicestershire and Rutland.

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Yellow squares = NBN records (all known data)
Coloured circles = NatureSpot records: 2020+ | 2015-2019 | pre-2015

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