Hoppers of North Carolina:
Spittlebugs, Leafhoppers, Treehoppers, and Planthoppers
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30 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
9 LeafhoppersCICADELLIDAEGraphocephala versutaVersute Sharpshooter
Oncometopia orbonaBroad-headed Sharpshooter
Graminella nigrifronsBlack-faced Leafhopper
CicadellidaePenthimia americana
CICADELLIDAEScaphytopius frontalisYellowfaced Leafhopper
Stirellus bicolor
Erythroneura calycula
Erythroneura vitisGrapevine Leafhopper
Illinigina illinoiensisIllinois Grape Leafhopper
8 TreehoppersMEMBRACIDAEEnchenopa latipesWidefooted Treehopper, Eastern Thornhopper
Platycotis vittataOak Treehopper
Cyrtolobus griseus
Cyrtolobus tuberosus
Entylia carinata
Ophiderma evelyna
Spissistilus festinusThree-cornered Alfalfa Hopper
Stictocephala bisoniaBuffalo Treehopper
1 Acanaloniid PlanthoppersACANALONIIDAEAcanalonia bivittataTwo-striped Planthopper
1 Delphacid PlanthoppersDELPHACIDAELiburniella ornataOrnate Planthopper
1 Derbid PlanthoppersDERBIDAEOtiocerus coquebertii
1 Flatid PlanthoppersFLATIDAEOrmenoides venusta