Doratura stylata (Boheman, 1847)
Doratura stylata is found in grassy habitats lying on dry soils across the southern-half of the UK. The females (shown below right photograph) are distinctive, thanks to their elongated gonoplacs which extend from the end of the abdomen. The current lack of interest in Leafhoppers (Cicadellidae) means that there are often few records of many species from Nottinghamshire, though it is likely to be more common than the distribution map would suggest.
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Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Doratura stylata
 
 
 
 
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Stuart Warrington. The National Trust (Clumber Park invertebrate records). Peter Kirby (Bentinck Tip & Void Invertebrate survey 2007). Trevor and Dilys Pendleton.

You can contribute your own records to help us gain an accurate status of this species in Nottinghamshire. Send an Excel spreadsheet of your records via the 'contact us' link at the top of the homepage.

Updated November 2017

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