Hoppers of North Carolina:
Spittlebugs, Leafhoppers, Treehoppers, and Planthoppers
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69 species for Chatham County

GroupfamilysciNamecomName
2 SpittlebugsCERCOPIDAEProsapia bicinctaTwo-lined Spittlebug
APHROPHORIDAEAphrophora cribrataPine Spittlebug
2 Tube SpittlebugsCLASTOPTERIDAEClastoptera obtusaAlder Spittlebug
Clastoptera xanthocephalaSunflower Spittlebug
25 LeafhoppersCICADELLIDAECuerna costalisLateral-lined Sharpshooter
Draeculacephala antica
Draeculacephala constricta
Draeculacephala inscriptaWaterlettuce Leafhopper
Graphocephala coccineaRed-banded Leafhopper
Graphocephala versutaVersute Sharpshooter
Homalodisca vitripennisGlassy-winged Sharpshooter
Oncometopia orbonaBroad-headed Sharpshooter
Paraulacizes irrorataSpeckled Sharpshooter
Tylozygus bifidus
Tylozygus geometricus
Xestocephalus n-speciesUndescribed Xestocephalus Species
Eutettix luridus
Eutettix pictus
Eutettix unidentified species
Excultanus excultus
Graminella villica
Jikradia olitoria
Empoasca fabaePotato Leafhopper
Erythroneura tricinctaThree-banded Leafhopper
Ossiannilssonola australis
Empoa gillettei
CicadellidaeGyponana gladia
CICADELLIDAEGyponana unidentified species
Rugosana querci
21 TreehoppersMEMBRACIDAEEnchenopa on-cercisUndescribed Enchenopa on Redbud
Enchenopa latipesWidefooted Treehopper, Eastern Thornhopper
Enchenopa binotata complexTwo-marked Treehopper
Platycotis vittataOak Treehopper
Acutalis tartarea
Atymna querci
Carynota mera
Cyrtolobus auroreus
Cyrtolobus tuberosus
Entylia carinata
Micrutalis calvaHoneylocust Treehopper
Ophiderma evelyna
Ophiderma pubescens
Smilia fasciata
Spissistilus festinusThree-cornered Alfalfa Hopper
Stictocephala brevitylus
Stictocephala lutea
Telamona maculata
Telamona reclivata
Vanduzea arquataBlack Locust Treehopper
Xantholobus muticus
2 Acanaloniid PlanthoppersACANALONIIDAEAcanalonia bivittataTwo-striped Planthopper
Acanalonia conica
5 Achilid PlanthoppersACHILIDAECatonia cinctifrons
Catonia nava
Cixidia variegata
Synecdoche grisea
Synecdoche impunctata
1 Cixiid PlanthoppersCIXIIDAEPintalia vibex
2 Delphacid PlanthoppersDELPHACIDAELiburniella ornataOrnate Planthopper
Megamelus palaetus
3 Derbid PlanthoppersDERBIDAEOtiocerus abbotii
Otiocerus amyotii
Otiocerus wolfii
1 Dictypharid PlanthoppersDICTYOPHARIDAERhynchomitra microrhina
3 Flatid PlanthoppersFLATIDAEFlataloides scabrosus
Flatormenis proximaNorthern Flatid Planthopper
Metcalfa pruinosaCitrus Flatid Planthopper
1 Fulgorid PlanthoppersFULGORIDAECalyptoproctus marmoratus
1 Issid PlanthoppersISSIDAEThionia bullata