Acropsilus mitis

Range & Status

Widely scattered localities across southern England.

Regional Distribution

Found by Ray Poulding on St. Mary' s (Isles of Scilly) and along the rivers Hayle, Helford, Fal and Truro.

Habitat & Ecology

Mostly known from estuarine sites and intertidal rocks, and possibly associated with



Coastal developments, especially loss of natural shore-lines.


Some of the habitat is protected by SSSI and/or planning regulations.