Lithobius lapidicola Meinert, 1872

Status

GB IUCN status: Near Threatened
GB rarity status: Nationally Rare

Identification

A small brown species (to 9 mm), and most likely to be confused with the common L. microps (the latter characteristically has just three ocelli on each side of the head).

Alan Outen
Alan Outen
Kith Lugg

Distribution and Habitat

It is known from a handful of coastal sites in eastern Britain, but also recorded inside a few heated glasshouses elsewhere.

Distribution

idBmigTaxa

19

BRC Code

Cen_164