Symplecta stictica

    Description

    A small cranefly length about 10 mm. The wing has a single cross vein.

    Identification difficulty
    Habitat

    Damp and marshy areas.

    When to see it

    Late March to September.

    UK Status

    Widespread and fairly frequent in Britain.

    VC55 Status

    Locally fairly frequent in Leicestershire and Rutland.

    Leicestershire & Rutland Map

    Map key:

    Yellow squares = NBN records (all known data)

    Coloured circles = NatureSpot records

    • RED = 2020+
    • DARK BLUE = 2015-2019
    • LIGHT BLUE = pre 2015

     

    UK Map