Tinodes waeneri


    Length 5 to 9 mm. A light reddish brown caddis with very distinct veins. Hindwing narrow with front edge slightly cut away towards the tip.

    Identification difficulty

    To be found around streams, lakes, pools and rivers, but can also be attracted to light.

    When to see it

    May to September.

    Life History

    Breeds in lakes, pools and rivers.

    UK Status

    Widespread and quite common in Britain.

    VC55 Status

    Fairly frequent in Leicestershire and Rutland.

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    Leicestershire & Rutland Map

    MAP KEY:

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

    UK Map