Phaonia rufiventris

    Description

    This species has a grey thorax and an orange abdomen, the scutellum is entirely orange, and the fore tibia without posterior setae.

    Similar Species

    Separated from Phaonia subventa by the presence of only one presutural acrostichal bristle and the mid tibia having 3 posterior setae.

    Identification difficulty
    UK Status

    Fairly common in England and Wales, fewer records from Scotland.

    VC55 Status

    Common in Leicestershire and Rutland

    Leicestershire & Rutland Map

    UK Map