WORCESTER Warriors centre Ben Te’o has been included in the British and Irish Lions' 41-man squad for this summer’s trip to New Zealand.

The 30-year-old, who joined Warriors from Leinster last summer, is in named in Warren Gatland’s party.

Auckland-born Te’o has bagged three tries in 10 appearances for Warriors.

He has won eight Test caps for England, including five in their title-winning Six Nations campaign with tries against France and Italy.

There are  surprise call-ups for Ireland full-back Jared Payne, England wing Jack Nowell and Wales back row Ross Moriarty.

Dan Biggar – Ospreys, Wales
Elliot Daly – Wasps, England
Jonathan Davies – Scarlets, Wales, Lions #778
Owen Farrell – Saracens, England, Lions #780
Leigh Halfpenny – Toulon, Wales, Lions #775
Robbie Henshaw – Leinster, Ireland
Stuart Hogg – Glasgow Warriors, Scotland, Lions #783
Jonathan Joseph – Bath, England
Conor Murray – Munster, Ireland, Lions #790
George North – Northampton Saints, Wales, Lions #792
Jack Nowell – Exeter Chiefs, England
Jared Payne – Ulster, Ireland
Jonathan Sexton – Leinster, Ireland, Lions #791
Tommy Seymour – Glasgow Warriors, Scotland
Ben Te'o – Worcester Warriors, England
Anthony Watson – Bath, England
Rhys Webb – Ospreys, Wales
Liam Williams – Scarlets, Wales
Ben Youngs – Leicester Tigers, England, Lions #799
Rory Best – Ulster, Ireland, Lions #793
Dan Cole – Leicester Tigers, England, Lions #794
Taulupe Faletau – Bath, Wales, Lions #779
Tadhg Furlong – Leinster, Ireland
Jamie George – Saracens, England
Iain Henderson – Ulster, Ireland
Maro Itoje – Saracens, England
Alun Wyn Jones – Ospreys, Wales, Lions #761
George Kruis – Saracens, England
Courtney Lawes – Northampton Saints, England
Joe Marler – Harlequins, England
Jack McGrath – Leinster, Ireland
Ross Moriarty  - Gloucester Rugby, Wales
Sean O'Brien – Leinster, Ireland, Lions #796
Peter O'Mahony – Munster, Ireland
Ken Owens – Scarlets, Wales
Kyle Sinckler – Harlequins, England
CJ Stander – Munster, Ireland
Justin Tipuric – Ospreys, Wales, Lions #786
Mako Vunipola – Saracens, England, Lions #787
Billy Vunipola – Saracens, England
Sam Warburton (captain) – Cardiff Blues, Wales, Lions #800

The Lions' schedule:

The Lions begin their 10-match tour with a match against the New Zealand Provincial Barbarians in Whangarei on June 3.

The Lions then face Blues (June 7), Crusaders (June 10), Highlanders (June 17), Maori All Blacks (June 17) and Chiefs (June 20).

The first Test against the All Blacks takes place in Auckland on June 24