Common Froghopper - Philaenus spumarius

Photo ID?

Usually on vegetation such as bushes in grassy areas.

When to see it

Adult: June to September.

Life History

The larvae are the familiar producers of 'Cuckoo-spit' in gardens.

UK Status

An extremely common species on a wide range of plants across the UK.

VC55 Status

Very common in Leicestershire and Rutland.

Leicestershire & Rutland Map

UK Map