Hoppers of North Carolina:
Spittlebugs, Leafhoppers, Treehoppers, and Planthoppers
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50 species for Montgomery County

GroupfamilysciNamecomName
3 SpittlebugsCERCOPIDAEProsapia bicinctaTwo-lined Spittlebug
APHROPHORIDAEAphrophora cribrataPine Spittlebug
Lepyronia quadrangularisDiamondback Spittlebug
6 Tube SpittlebugsCLASTOPTERIDAEClastoptera achatinaPecan Spittlebug
Clastoptera arborinaRed Cedar Spittlebug
Clastoptera proteusDogwood Spittlebug
Clastoptera saintcyriHeath Spittlebug
Clastoptera testacea
Clastoptera xanthocephalaSunflower Spittlebug
18 LeafhoppersCICADELLIDAEGraphocephala versutaVersute Sharpshooter
Oncometopia orbonaBroad-headed Sharpshooter
Plesiommata tripunctata
Graminella nigrifronsBlack-faced Leafhopper
Osbornellus consors
CicadellidaePenthimia americana
CICADELLIDAEPolyamia interrupta
Scaphoideus incisus
Scaphytopius frontalisYellowfaced Leafhopper
Scaphytopius rubellus
Stirellus bicolor
Jikradia olitoria
Erythroneura calycula
Erythroneura vitisGrapevine Leafhopper
Hymetta anthisma
Illinigina illinoiensisIllinois Grape Leafhopper
Ribautiana unidentified species
Rugosana querci
16 TreehoppersMEMBRACIDAEEnchenopa latipesWidefooted Treehopper, Eastern Thornhopper
Platycotis vittataOak Treehopper
Cyrtolobus flavolatus
Cyrtolobus funkhouseri
Cyrtolobus griseus
Cyrtolobus tuberosus
Cyrtolobus vau
Entylia carinata
Glossonotus turriculatus
Ophiderma evelyna
Ophiderma pubescens
Spissistilus festinusThree-cornered Alfalfa Hopper
Stictocephala bisoniaBuffalo Treehopper
Stictocephala militaris
Telamona extrema
Telamona monticola
1 Acanaloniid PlanthoppersACANALONIIDAEAcanalonia bivittataTwo-striped Planthopper
1 Delphacid PlanthoppersDELPHACIDAELiburniella ornataOrnate Planthopper
1 Derbid PlanthoppersDERBIDAEOtiocerus coquebertii
2 Flatid PlanthoppersFLATIDAEMetcalfa pruinosaCitrus Flatid Planthopper
Ormenoides venusta
2 Issid PlanthoppersISSIDAEThionia bullata
Thionia quinquata