Lathys stigmatisata

Range & Status

(syn. L. puta (O.P.-Cambridge), (Merrett & Murphy, 2000). Recorded from a handful of

localities in southern Britain.

Regional Distribution

Recorded from two 10km squares in west Cornwall: Chapel Porth and The Lizard (Bratton, 1991).

Habitat & Ecology

Found under stones on maritime grassland and heathland, also among vegetation on shingle.


Loss of habitat and public pressure on remaining sites.

00 Conservation

One site is in a National Nature Reserve.