Polyporivora ornata

    Description

    Recognizable as a member of Polyporivora by the broad build and extensive silvery markings on both abdomen and thorax.

    Similar Species

    It is separated from Polyporivora picta by its grey scutellum (black in P. picta).

    Identification difficulty
    Habitat

    Associated with bracket fungi.

    When to see it

    April to October.

    UK Status

    Widespread and fairly frequent in England.

    VC55 Status

    Status in Leicestershire and Rutland not known.

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    Leicestershire & Rutland Map

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

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