GB IUCN status: Least Concern
GB rarity status: Nationally Scarce
This is one of several large Lithobius (to 35 mm) with at least 4+4 forcipular teeth that can be confused with the common L. forficatus. The diagnostic spines on the coxae of the last legs (15VaC and 15VmC) readily distinguish L. pilicornis.
Distribution and Habitat