Populicerus confusus (Flor, 1861)
This quite large leafhopper is probably well distributed across Nottinghamshire. Found on Salix caprea (Goat Sallow) it is probably best located by beating foliage in the late Summer and Autumn. The one illustrated, was beaten from a large Sallow situated in the centre of Duke's Wood near Eakring, in late September 2018.
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Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Populicerus confusus
 
 
 
 
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Peter Kirby (Bentinck Tip & Void Invertebrate survey 2007). Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. Jim Flanagan. Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. NBGRC.

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Updated October 2018

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