Phylidorea ferruginea


    A fairly small cranefly with an orange thorax and abdomen.

    Identification difficulty

    Wetland and damp areas sometimes in hedgerows.

    When to see it

    May to October

    UK Status

    This species seems to be fairly frequent and widespread in Britain.

    VC55 Status

    Fairly frequent in Leicestershire and Rutland.

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    Leicestershire & Rutland Map

    MAP KEY:

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

    UK Map