Hoppers of North Carolina:
Spittlebugs, Leafhoppers, Treehoppers, and Planthoppers
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40 species for Sampson County

GroupfamilysciNamecomName
2 SpittlebugsCERCOPIDAEProsapia bicinctaTwo-lined Spittlebug
APHROPHORIDAELepyronia quadrangularisDiamondback Spittlebug
17 LeafhoppersCICADELLIDAEDraeculacephala balli
Draeculacephala mollipesTenderfoot Leafhopper
Graphocephala coccineaRed-banded Leafhopper
Graphocephala versutaVersute Sharpshooter
Homalodisca vitripennisGlassy-winged Sharpshooter
Oncometopia orbonaBroad-headed Sharpshooter
Tylozygus bifidus
Xyphon flavicepsYellow-headed Leafhopper
Balclutha abdominalis
Cantura jucunda
Chlorotettix galbanatus
Chlorotettix viridius
Exitianus exitiosusGray Lawn Leafhopper
Norvellina seminuda
CicadellidaePenthimia floridana
CICADELLIDAEScaphoideus carinatus
Dikraneura angustata
13 TreehoppersMEMBRACIDAEEnchenopa binotata complexTwo-marked Treehopper
Enchenopa latipesWidefooted Treehopper, Eastern Thornhopper
Platycotis vittataOak Treehopper
Atymna castaneae
Cyrtolobus ovatus
Entylia carinata
Smilia camelus
Smilia fasciata
Spissistilus festinusThree-cornered Alfalfa Hopper
Stictocephala lutea
Vanduzea arquataBlack Locust Treehopper
Xantholobus nitidus
Microcentrus caryaeHickory Stegaspidine Treehopper
6 Delphacid PlanthoppersDELPHACIDAEChionomus puellus
Flavoclypeus andromedus
Liburniella ornataOrnate Planthopper
Pissonotus binotatus
Sogatella kolophon
Stobaera pallida
1 Flatid PlanthoppersFLATIDAEOrmenoides venusta
1 Issid PlanthoppersISSIDAEThionia bullata