Classification Homoptera Family: Membracidae
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Length 10 mm
Identification One of two UK treehoppers. Therefore easily identiifiable The other , Gargara genistae is associated with broom. It is smaller than C. cornutus, lacks the horn-like projections on the pronotum and has a shorter dorsal spine.
Habitat On a range of plants in woodland rides and similar habitats.
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