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Species Centrotus cornutus

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Hemiptera (True Bugs, Cicadas, Hoppers, Aphids and Allies)
Suborder Auchenorrhyncha (Free-living Hemipterans)
Superfamily Cicadoidea (Cicadas, Leafhoppers, and Treehoppers)
Family Membracidae (Treehoppers)
Subfamily Centrotinae
Tribe Centrotini
Genus Centrotus
Species cornutus (Centrotus cornutus)
Explanation of Names
Centrotus cornutus (Linnaeus 1758)
Size
7-10 mm
Range
native to, and widespread across w. Palaearctic (east to c. Siberia)(1), adventive in NA (PA)(2)
Season
Adults Apr-Aug in the UK(3)
Remarks
earliest record in our area: PA 19??
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