Hemiptera, Neuroptera & Odonata

This sub-section of the YNU studies and records:


Heteroptera (true bugs);

Auchenorrhyncha (plant hoppers, leaf hoppers, tree hoppers, frog hoppers and cicadas);

Sternorrhyncha (Psyllids or jumping plant lice) excluding aphids, scale insects and whiteflies.


Mecoptera (scorpion flies);

Megaloptera (alder flies);

Neuroptera (lacewings and waxflies);

Odonata (damselflies and dragonflies);

Rhaphidioptera (snake flies).

Plant Bugs ~ Contacts and Recorders


The Recorder for this sub-section is Mr. S. Foster, 128 Lyndale Avenue, Edenthorpe, Doncaster DN3 2JX. Tel:01302 887143
Mr Foster holds over 40,000 records of insects in these groups.

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