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Species Arthaldeus pascuellus

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Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Hemiptera (True Bugs, Cicadas, Hoppers, Aphids and Allies)
Suborder Auchenorrhyncha (True Hoppers)
Infraorder Cicadomorpha
Superfamily Membracoidea (Leafhoppers and Treehoppers)
Family Cicadellidae (Typical Leafhoppers)
Subfamily Deltocephalinae
Tribe Paralimnini
Subtribe Paralimnina
Genus Arthaldeus
Species pascuellus (Arthaldeus pascuellus)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Sorhoanus pascuellus
Explanation of Names
Arthaldeus pascuellus (Fallén 1826)
3-4 mm(1)
The deeply notched pregenital sternite (the plate covering the base of the ovipositor) is distinctive; also the two little dark spots at the tip of the head (on the upper side).
native to Europe, adventive in NA(2)
Adults present Jun to Nov in the UK(1)
on grasses(3)
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