Length: Male 6 to 9mm, Female 4 to 8mm.
Unless identified by a recognised expert, a photo is required and the specimen should be examined with a microscope. In the comments box, state the key or ID method used and describe the size and identifying characters.
Hedgerows and well vegetated places.
May to October.
Larva is a parasite of Geometridae moths.
True status in Britain is difficult to deter mine due to lack of records.
Status in Leicestershire and Rutland not known.
Leicestershire & Rutland Map
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Yellow squares = NBN records (all known data)
Coloured circles = NatureSpot records: 2020+ | 2015-2019 | pre-2015