Length 4.5 mm. Polymerus species are medium-sized bugs which are predominantly black or black and yellow in colour. The upper surface is covered in scale-like golden or silver hairs and the tibiae bear strong black spines.
On bedstraws in a variety of habitats
Fairly common across much of Britain
Fairly frequent in Leicestershire and Rutland.
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