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Species Account for Asiraca clavicornis

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Asiraca clavicornis  (Fabricius, 1794)
Auchenorrhyncha: Delphacidae

Asiraca clavicornis

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National status: Nb
Essex RDB: Listed

Additional Phenology Data


Planthopper - Asiraca clavicornis 2
Planthopper - Asiraca clavicornis 2
Planthopper - Asiraca clavicornis
Planthopper - Asiraca clavicornis
Asiraca clavicornis
Asiraca clavicornis

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Taxonomic group: leafhoppers and allies (Auchenorrhyncha) - Part county data   
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Essex Red Data List comment
National trend: None known

Species text
Asiraca clavicornis is a planthopper with distinctive expanded front legs and antennae. It has a strongly south-eastern distribution, and is quite frequent in some parts of its range, such as in suitable habitat in the East Thames Corridor. It is found low down in dry grassland, including sparse grassland of recent origin on derelict land. References

Species text last edited on Tue Mar 20th 2007 by user 3


Broad Habitat Data (based on 82 records with habitat information)

Broad subhabitat Data (based on 1 records with subhabitat information)

Structural Habitat Data (based on 80 records with structural habitat information)

Habitat Detail and Method (based on 83 records with habitat detail and method information)

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