Cephalosphaera germanica

Range & Status

Widely scattered across southern Britain, with only ten reports since 1960.

Regional Distribution

Found at Penhale Sands in 2002 (Falk & Chandler, 2005).

Habitat & Ecology

Biology unknown but thought to be parasitoids of plant hoppers (Delphacidae); the sole Cornish record is from sand dunes but up country it is known from broadleaved woodlands.

Threats

None identified.

Conservation

Penhale Sands is a SSSI.