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Wednesday, 9 July 2014

Aphrodes makarovi A froghopper Nymph

Aphrodes makarovi A froghopper Nymph

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Aphrodes makarovi Nymph

Adult: June to October

Length 5.5-7.5 mm

Family: Cicadellidae

Aphrodes species generally have a sharply pointed vertex which always has a median keel. They can be very variable with distinct forms occuring in different habitats. Females in particular are often difficult to identify.

The host plants are a range of common species, including dandelions, thistles and nettles, and it occurs widely across the UK, but particularly in the south.

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