Elateridae of the British Isles

Zorochros meridionalis (Laporte, 1840)

Size – 1.5-2.5mm.

Description – Uniform black and rather rounded. Shallow rows of pits are visible running the length of the elytra. A slight ridge is present down the length of the pronotum. The legs are orange-brown to dark-brown, slightly lighter towards the tarsi. The antennae are dark-brown to black and are short, not extending to the posterior margin of the pronotum.

Distribution – Unknown.