Sylvicola is a genus of 'wood gnats' with four UK species. S. cinctus is believed to be the most common but it cannot be distinguished from S. fenestralis without gen det.
Often found near to buildings and also indoors at times. It is also found around sewage beds.
All year round.
Larvae are found in decaying matter.
Common and widespread in Britain.
Common in Leicestershire and Rutland.
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