Neophilaenus lineatus (Linnaeus, 1758)
This is a common species of grassy areas, which is superficially similar to Philaenus spumarius, more commonly found in gardens. Adults are around from June through to November, with some over-wintering. Length 5-7mm.
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Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Neophilaenus lineatus
 
 
 
 
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Andy Godfrey (2006 Sherwood Heath SSSI invertebrate survey). Sherwood Forest Invertebrate Directory 2014. Peter Kirby (Bentinck Tip & Void Invertebrate survey 2007). Stuart Warrington. The National Trust (Clumber Park invertebrate records). Sorby Natural History Society. Jim Flanagan. NBGRC.

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 December 2018

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