Hoppers of North Carolina:
Spittlebugs, Leafhoppers, Treehoppers, and Planthoppers
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100 species for Dare County

GroupfamilysciNamecomName
2 SpittlebugsCERCOPIDAEProsapia bicinctaTwo-lined Spittlebug
APHROPHORIDAELepyronia quadrangularisDiamondback Spittlebug
1 Tube SpittlebugsCLASTOPTERIDAEClastoptera xanthocephalaSunflower Spittlebug
55 LeafhoppersCICADELLIDAEAgallia constrictaConstricted Leafhopper
Cuerna costalisLateral-lined Sharpshooter
Draeculacephala balli
CicadellidaeDraeculacephala bradleyi
Draeculacephala portola
CICADELLIDAEDraeculacephala robinsoni
Draeculacephala septemguttata
Graphocephala coccineaRed-banded Leafhopper
Graphocephala versutaVersute Sharpshooter
Homalodisca vitripennisGlassy-winged Sharpshooter
Oncometopia orbonaBroad-headed Sharpshooter
Tylozygus bifidus
Tylozygus geometricus
Xyphon flavicepsYellow-headed Leafhopper
Xestocephalus superbus
Balclutha unidentified species
Chlorotettix galbanatus
CicadellidaeChlorotettix melanotus
CICADELLIDAEChlorotettix viridius
Excultanus excultus
Exitianus exitiosusGray Lawn Leafhopper
Fieberiella floriiPrivet Leafhopper
Flexamia pyrops
Graminella nigrifronsBlack-faced Leafhopper
Graminella sonora
Graminella villica
Graminella unidentified species
Memnonia flavida
Paraphlepsius collitus
Paraphlepsius continuus
CicadellidaeParaphlepsius fuscipennis
CICADELLIDAEParaphlepsius irroratusBespeckled Leafhopper
CicadellidaeParaphlepsius mimus
CICADELLIDAEPlanicephalus flavicosta_flavocostatus complex
Polyamia apicata
Polyamia obtecta
Polyamia weedi
Sanctanus aestuarium
Scaphoideus unidentified species
Scaphytopius elegans
Stirellus bicolor
Jikradia olitoria
CicadellidaeTinobregmus vittatus
CICADELLIDAEIdiocerus n-speciesUndescribed Idiocerus Species
Idiocerus nervatus
Empoascini unidentified species
Erythroneura calycula
Erythroneura diva
Erythroneura elegans
Illinigina illinoiensisIllinois Grape Leafhopper
Curtara insularisRingspot Leafhopper
Gyponana unidentified species
Ponana puncticollis
Ponana pectoralis
Rugosana querci
12 TreehoppersMEMBRACIDAEPlatycotis vittataOak Treehopper
Archasia belfragei
Cyrtolobus fenestratus
Cyrtolobus tuberosus
Entylia carinata
Micrutalis calvaHoneylocust Treehopper
Micrutalis malleiferaPseudo-Curly Top Treehopper
Smilia camelus
Spissistilus festinusThree-cornered Alfalfa Hopper
Stictocephala brevitylus
Telamona maculata
Telonaca alta
3 Acanaloniid PlanthoppersACANALONIIDAEAcanalonia bivittataTwo-striped Planthopper
Acanalonia conica
Acanalonia servillei
2 Achilid PlanthoppersACHILIDAECatonia bicinctura
Cixidia variegata
1 Piglet BugsCALISCELIDAEAphelonema simplex
2 Cixiid PlanthoppersCIXIIDAEBothriocera drakei
Melanoliarus placitus
13 Delphacid PlanthoppersDELPHACIDAEChionomus puellus
Flavoclypeus andromedus
Isodelphax basivitta
Javesella pellucida
Liburniella ornataOrnate Planthopper
Metadelphax propinqua
Muirodelphax arvensis
Neomegamelanus elongatus
Pareuidella triloba
Pareuidella weedi
Pentagramma vittatifrons
Spartidelphax detectus
Stenocranus vittatus
4 Derbid PlanthoppersDERBIDAECedusa obscura
Cedusa unidentified species
Omolicna fulva
Omolicna mcateei
1 Dictypharid PlanthoppersDICTYOPHARIDAERhynchomitra microrhina
3 Flatid PlanthoppersFLATIDAEFlatormenis proximaNorthern Flatid Planthopper
Metcalfa pruinosaCitrus Flatid Planthopper
Ormenoides venusta
1 Fulgorid PlanthoppersFULGORIDAECyrpoptus belfragei