A small (2 mm) blackish-green beetle which is rather tear drop shaped.
Found in rotting timber and bracket fungi.
All year round, especially August and September.
Widespread in southern Britain.
Occasional in Leicestershire and Rutland. There were a total of 12 VC55 records for this species up to March 2015.
Leicestershire & Rutland Map
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Yellow squares = NBN records (all known data)
Coloured circles = NatureSpot records: 2020+ | 2015-2019 | pre-2015