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Found this interesting insect hiding behind the thin branch of flower (the diameter of the branch is 3-4mm) in my garden in Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia

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That is a treehopper. Order Hemptera, family Membracidae. I looked on a site for membracids of Malaysia, and could not bring it to species-level. But I am confident that it is a membracid. This family is characterized by sometimes bizarre protrusions of the pronotum. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Treehopper

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@Karl Kjer It's most likely a Leptocentrus taurus, even though the perspective in the photo doesn't allow to observe the prominent dorsal thorn.

https://www.flickr.com/photos/some_soul/15316794326

https://indiabiodiversity.org/observation/list?count=0&hasMore=true&max=10&offset=0&sort=lastrevised&taxon=72846&view=list

Ants are always trying to come in contact with these mimic treehoppers for collecting the sweet juices secreted by them. Maybe the OP can confirm that.

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