Hoppers of North Carolina:
Spittlebugs, Leafhoppers, Treehoppers, and Planthoppers
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42 species for Columbus County

GroupfamilysciNamecomName
1 SpittlebugsCERCOPIDAEProsapia bicinctaTwo-lined Spittlebug
1 Tube SpittlebugsCLASTOPTERIDAEClastoptera xanthocephalaSunflower Spittlebug
21 LeafhoppersCICADELLIDAEDraeculacephala mollipesTenderfoot Leafhopper
Draeculacephala robinsoni
Graphocephala coccineaRed-banded Leafhopper
Graphocephala versutaVersute Sharpshooter
Homalodisca vitripennisGlassy-winged Sharpshooter
Oncometopia orbonaBroad-headed Sharpshooter
Paraulacizes irrorataSpeckled Sharpshooter
Xyphon flavicepsYellow-headed Leafhopper
Arundanus carolinus
Arundanus latidens
Balclutha impicta
Chlorotettix necopinus
Graminella villica
Paraphlepsius irroratusBespeckled Leafhopper
CicadellidaePenthimia americana
CICADELLIDAEScaphytopius rubellus
Stirellus bicolor
Jikradia melanota
Jikradia olitoria
Empoasca fabaePotato Leafhopper
Gyponana octolineata
9 TreehoppersMEMBRACIDAEPlatycotis vittataOak Treehopper
Archasia auriculata
Archasia belfragei
Cyrtolobus tuberosus
Cyrtolobus vau
Micrutalis calvaHoneylocust Treehopper
Spissistilus festinusThree-cornered Alfalfa Hopper
Telamona excelsa
Telamona monticola
1 Achilid PlanthoppersACHILIDAECixidia fusca
6 Delphacid PlanthoppersDELPHACIDAELiburniella ornataOrnate Planthopper
Metadelphax propinqua
Peregrinus maidisCorn Delphacid
Saccharosydne saccharivoraWest Indian Canefly
Sogatella kolophon
Stobaera tricarinata
3 Flatid PlanthoppersFLATIDAEFlatormenis proximaNorthern Flatid Planthopper
Metcalfa pruinosaCitrus Flatid Planthopper
Ormenoides venusta