Agonum sexpunctatum

Range & Status

Very localised in Britain and increasingly scarce.

Regional Distribution

A single old record Hayle (1957, Miss M. Harris).

Habitat & Ecology

Found on moist mossy ground near water, where there is little or no tall vegetation, often in damp patches on otherwise sandy heaths.


The habitat of the species is susceptible to artificial drainage improvements for agriculture or other development.


Protection of all remaining undisturbed wetlands.