Tipula luteipennis

    Description

    Length: 14 to 17 mm; Wing Length: 8 to 20 mm. This is a species with a yellowy brown shaded wing.

    Identification difficulty
    Habitat

    Damper areas.

    When to see it

    Autumn – usually encountered from August to October.

    UK Status

    Widespread in Britain.

    VC55 Status

    Rather local in Leicestershire and Rutland most records coming from Empingham Marshy Meadow and Grace Dieu Wood.

    Leicestershire & Rutland Map

    MAP KEY:

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

    UK Map