Sylvicola punctatus


    A long-legged slender wood gnat with black patterning on the wings.

    Identification difficulty

    Often seen sunning itself on foliage or fences.

    When to see it

    Usually seen March to September.

    Life History

    Associated with cattle dung.

    UK Status

    Status not known at present.

    VC55 Status

    Status in Leicestershire and Rutland is not known

    Leicestershire & Rutland Map

    MAP KEY:

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

    UK Map