Hoppers of North Carolina:
Spittlebugs, Leafhoppers, Treehoppers, and Planthoppers
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20 species for Person County

GroupfamilysciNamecomName
2 SpittlebugsCERCOPIDAEProsapia bicinctaTwo-lined Spittlebug
APHROPHORIDAELepyronia quadrangularisDiamondback Spittlebug
10 LeafhoppersCICADELLIDAEGraphocephala coccineaRed-banded Leafhopper
Graphocephala versutaVersute Sharpshooter
Homalodisca vitripennisGlassy-winged Sharpshooter
Oncometopia orbonaBroad-headed Sharpshooter
Paraulacizes irrorataSpeckled Sharpshooter
Homalodisca insolitaJohnsongrass Sharpshooter
Endria inimicusPainted Leafhopper
Exitianus exitiosusGray Lawn Leafhopper
Stirellus bicolor
Ponana pectoralis
3 TreehoppersMEMBRACIDAEAcutalis tartarea
Entylia carinata
Micrutalis calvaHoneylocust Treehopper
1 Acanaloniid PlanthoppersACANALONIIDAEAcanalonia conica
1 Delphacid PlanthoppersDELPHACIDAEStobaera tricarinata
2 Flatid PlanthoppersFLATIDAEFlatormenis proximaNorthern Flatid Planthopper
Metcalfa pruinosaCitrus Flatid Planthopper
1 Fulgorid PlanthoppersFULGORIDAECyrpoptus belfragei