Length 6 to 8 mm. It has 3 pairs of dorso-central bristles behind the thoracic suture line and unusually large palps.
Found in various habitats but may favour damper, well vegetated areas and woodland.
April to September.
Larvae have been found in rotting wood.
Widespread in England and Wales.
Status in Leicestershire and Rutland not known.
Leicestershire & Rutland Map
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