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Leatherjackets are the Larvae of the Crane Fly or Daddy Long Legs, as they are more commonly known. They are legless dirty grey or brown grubs that live in the soil just beneath the grass and merrily eat away at the grass roots and grass stems. The fully grown Larvae are typically up to 4 cm in length.
Chafer Beetle Larvae
Chafer Beetle Larvae are the larvae of the Common Chafer Beetle or more commonly known as the May Bug that can be seen flying around on warm early summer evenings.
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