Hoppers of North Carolina:
Spittlebugs, Leafhoppers, Treehoppers, and Planthoppers
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33 species for Alamance County

GroupfamilysciNamecomName
2 SpittlebugsCERCOPIDAEProsapia bicinctaTwo-lined Spittlebug
APHROPHORIDAEAphrophora cribrataPine Spittlebug
7 LeafhoppersCICADELLIDAECuerna costalisLateral-lined Sharpshooter
Draeculacephala antica
Graphocephala versutaVersute Sharpshooter
Homalodisca vitripennisGlassy-winged Sharpshooter
Oncometopia orbonaBroad-headed Sharpshooter
Sibovia occatoria
Jikradia olitoria
15 TreehoppersMEMBRACIDAEEnchenopa latipesWidefooted Treehopper, Eastern Thornhopper
Enchenopa binotata complexTwo-marked Treehopper
Platycotis vittataOak Treehopper
Acutalis tartarea
Cyrtolobus pallidifrontis
Entylia carinata
Micrutalis calvaHoneylocust Treehopper
Ophiderma definita
Ophiderma evelyna
Ophiderma flavicephala
Smilia fasciata
Spissistilus festinusThree-cornered Alfalfa Hopper
Stictocephala lutea
Vanduzea arquataBlack Locust Treehopper
Microcentrus perditus
2 Acanaloniid PlanthoppersACANALONIIDAEAcanalonia bivittataTwo-striped Planthopper
Acanalonia conica
1 Achilid PlanthoppersACHILIDAECatonia picta
2 Delphacid PlanthoppersDELPHACIDAELiburniella ornataOrnate Planthopper
Metadelphax propinqua
1 Derbid PlanthoppersDERBIDAEAnotia kirkaldyi
2 Dictypharid PlanthoppersDICTYOPHARIDAERhynchomitra recurva
Scolops sulcipesThe Partridge Bug
1 Flatid PlanthoppersFLATIDAEFlatormenis proximaNorthern Flatid Planthopper