Quedius levicollis


    A dark, blackish rove beetle – length about 11 to 16 mm.

    Identification difficulty

    A species of extensive habitats on damp but well drained soils. Found in the roots of grass, dead leaves etc.

    When to see it

    All year round.

    UK Status

    Widespread and fairly frequent in Britain.

    VC55 Status

    Fairly frequent in Leicestershire and Rutland. There were a total of 54 VC55 records for this species up to March 2015.

    Leicestershire & Rutland Map

    UK Map