Polycentropus irroratus

    Description

    Length 7 to 10 mm. A heavily mottled  caddisfly.

    Identification difficulty
    When to see it

    May to September.

    Life History

    Larvae found in still and moving water.

    UK Status

    A local species with scattered records from all over Britain.

    VC55 Status

    Status in Leicestershire and Rutland not known.

    Leicestershire & Rutland Map

    MAP KEY:

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

    UK Map