The distinctive identification mark is a black stripe on the side of the thorax.
Various habitats including gardens.
Widespread in Britain and probably more frequent than records suggest.
Few records for Leicestershire and Rutland, but probably under recorded.
Leicestershire & Rutland Map
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Yellow squares = NBN records (all known data)
Coloured circles = NatureSpot records: 2020+ 2015-2019 pre 2015