is a treehopper of the order (hemiptera). they can be found from northern South America all the way up to Florida. they are mostly seen on fruit trees as they feed on them. they are small insects growing up to .39 in length. they are also unique in that they have a large horn on their back (thus their name) this horn is used to discourage predators from attempting to eating the animal as they look like a thorn. adults are a greenish yellow color with red lines and brown markings on the animal.