Polycentropus irroratus


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.

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Leicestershire & Rutland Map


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

UK Map