Hoppers of North Carolina:
Spittlebugs, Leafhoppers, Treehoppers, and Planthoppers
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96 species for Carteret County

GroupfamilysciNamecomName
3 SpittlebugsCERCOPIDAEProsapia bicinctaTwo-lined Spittlebug
APHROPHORIDAEAphrophora cribrataPine Spittlebug
Aphrophora saratogensisSaratoga Spittlebug
2 Tube SpittlebugsCLASTOPTERIDAEClastoptera saintcyriHeath Spittlebug
Clastoptera xanthocephalaSunflower Spittlebug
43 LeafhoppersCICADELLIDAEAgallia constrictaConstricted Leafhopper
Agalliopsis cervina
Draeculacephala antica
Draeculacephala balli
CicadellidaeDraeculacephala bradleyi
CICADELLIDAEDraeculacephala robinsoni
Graphocephala coccineaRed-banded Leafhopper
Graphocephala versutaVersute Sharpshooter
Homalodisca vitripennisGlassy-winged Sharpshooter
Oncometopia orbonaBroad-headed Sharpshooter
Xyphon flavicepsYellow-headed Leafhopper
Xestocephalus superbus
Xestocephalus tessellatus
Cantura albonotata
Cantura jucunda
CicadellidaeChlorotettix floridanus
CICADELLIDAEChlorotettix tergatus
Chlorotettix viridius
Crumbana arundinea
Excultanus excultus
Exitianus exitiosusGray Lawn Leafhopper
Graminella fitchii
Graminella nigrifronsBlack-faced Leafhopper
Graminella sonora
Graminella villica
Memnonia flavida
Osbornellus clarus
Osbornellus rotundus
Pendarus auroalbusGold and White Leafhopper
CicadellidaePenthimia floridana
CICADELLIDAESanctanus cruciatus
Sanctanus fasciatus
Scaphoideus immistus
Scaphoideus opalinus
Scaphytopius elegans
CicadellidaeSpangbergiella vulnerata
CICADELLIDAENeocoelidia tuberculata
Gyponana offula
Curtara insularisRingspot Leafhopper
CicadellidaePenestragania robusta
CICADELLIDAEPolana quadrinotata
Ponana puncticollis
Rugosana querci
10 TreehoppersMEMBRACIDAEEnchenopa binotata complexTwo-marked Treehopper
Acutalis tartarea
Cyrtolobus tuberosus
Cyrtolobus vau
Glossonotus acuminatus
Spissistilus festinusThree-cornered Alfalfa Hopper
Stictocephala lutea
Stictocephala militaris
Telamona decorata
Telamona extrema
3 Acanaloniid PlanthoppersACANALONIIDAEAcanalonia bivittataTwo-striped Planthopper
Acanalonia conica
Acanalonia servillei
5 Achilid PlanthoppersACHILIDAECatonia carolina
Catonia nava
Catonia picta
Catonia pini
Cixidia fusca
9 Cixiid PlanthoppersCIXIIDAEBothriocera cognita
Bothriocera maculata
Haplaxius enotatus
Haplaxius pictifrons
Haplaxius pusillus
Melanoliarus placitus
Melanoliarus unidentified species
Pintalia delicata
Pintalia vibex
14 Delphacid PlanthoppersDELPHACIDAEChionomus puellus
Isodelphax basivitta
Metadelphax propinqua
Muirodelphax arvensis
Muirodelphax unda
Neomegamelanus elongatus
Neomegamelanus spartini
Pissonotus albovenosus
Prokelisia crocea
Prokelisia dolus
Prokelisia marginata
Spartidelphax detectus
Spartidelphax penedetectus
Tumidagena propinqua
3 Derbid PlanthoppersDERBIDAECedusa zaxoza
Omolicna mcateei
Omolicna fulva
1 Dictypharid PlanthoppersDICTYOPHARIDAERhynchomitra recurva
3 Flatid PlanthoppersFLATIDAEFlatormenis proximaNorthern Flatid Planthopper
Metcalfa pruinosaCitrus Flatid Planthopper
Ormenoides venusta