Trechus obtusus

    Description

    Small (3.5 to 4 mm) brown or dark brown ground beetle.

    Identification difficulty
    Habitat

    Found in a variety of habitats, including agricultural fields, hills and gardens.

    When to see it

    All year round.

    UK Status

    Widespread and fairly frequent in Britain.

    VC55 Status

    Fairly frequent in Leicestershire and Rutland. There were a total of 44 VC55 records for this species up to March 2015.

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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