Green Leafhopper

Cicadella viridis


Over all length 6 - 8mm. A fairly large leafhopper. The wings of the female are bright turquoise/green whereas those of the male are darker blue .


Damp grassland and marshy areas.

Status and distribution

Common and widespread in Britain. Common in Nottinghamshire and at Netherfield Lagoons.

Best time to see

July to October