Hoppers of North Carolina:
Spittlebugs, Leafhoppers, Treehoppers, and Planthoppers
Family Photo Gallery to aid in the identification of North Carolina Cicadellidae
Subfamily:
Agalliopsis peneoculata Megophthalminae

© Erich Hoffman
Agalliopsis peneoculata Megophthalminae

© Erich Hoffman
Agalliopsis cervina Megophthalminae

© Kyle Kittelberger
Agalliopsis cervina Megophthalminae

© Kyle Kittelberger
Agalliopsis novella Megophthalminae

© Kyle Kittelberger
Agalliopsis novella Megophthalminae

© Kyle Kittelberger
Agalliopsis novella Megophthalminae

© Kyle Kittelberger
Agalliopsis novella Megophthalminae

© Kyle Kittelberger
Agalliopsis ancistra Megophthalminae

© Kyle Kittelberger
Agalliopsis ancistra Megophthalminae

© Kyle Kittelberger
Agallia quadripunctata Megophthalminae
Four-spotted Clover Leafhopper


© Kyle Kittelberger- male
Agallia quadripunctata Megophthalminae
Four-spotted Clover Leafhopper


© Kyle Kittelberger
Agallia constricta Megophthalminae
Constricted Leafhopper

© Kyle Kittelberger
Agallia constricta Megophthalminae
Constricted Leafhopper

© Kyle Kittelberger- male
Agallia lingulata Megophthalminae

© Kyle Kittelberger
Agallia lingulata Megophthalminae

© Kyle Kittelberger
Agallia deleta Megophthalminae

© Kyle Kittelberger
Agallia deleta Megophthalminae

© Margarita Lankford
Ceratagallia agricola Megophthalminae
American Clover Leafhopper

© Kyle Kittelberger- female
Ceratagallia agricola Megophthalminae
American Clover Leafhopper

© Kyle Kittelberger- male
Plesiommata tripunctata Cicadellinae

© Kyle Kittelberger
Plesiommata tripunctata Cicadellinae

© Kyle Kittelberger- nymph
Paraulacizes irrorata Cicadellinae
Speckled Sharpshooter

© Kyle Kittelberger
Paraulacizes irrorata Cicadellinae
Speckled Sharpshooter

© Kyle Kittelberger- teneral adult
Paraulacizes irrorata Cicadellinae
Speckled Sharpshooter

© Paul Scharf- nymph
Homalodisca insolita Cicadellinae
Johnsongrass Sharpshooter

© Kyle Kittelberger
Homalodisca insolita Cicadellinae
Johnsongrass Sharpshooter

© Kyle Kittelberger
Homalodisca insolita Cicadellinae
Johnsongrass Sharpshooter

© Kyle Kittelberger
Homalodisca vitripennis Cicadellinae
Glassy-winged Sharpshooter

© Mark Shields
Homalodisca vitripennis Cicadellinae
Glassy-winged Sharpshooter

© Margarita Lankford- nymph
Oncometopia orbona Cicadellinae
Broad-headed Sharpshooter

© Kyle Kittelberger
Oncometopia orbona Cicadellinae
Broad-headed Sharpshooter

© Kyle Kittelberger
Oncometopia orbona Cicadellinae
Broad-headed Sharpshooter

© Kyle Kittelberger- nymph
Cuerna costalis Cicadellinae
Lateral-lined Sharpshooter

© Paul Scharf
Cuerna costalis Cicadellinae
Lateral-lined Sharpshooter

© Kyle Kittelberger
Cuerna costalis Cicadellinae
Lateral-lined Sharpshooter

© Kyle Kittelberger- nymph
Sibovia occatoria Cicadellinae

© Paul Scharf
Sibovia occatoria Cicadellinae

© Ken Childs- reddish form
Graphocephala gothica Cicadellinae
Amphigonalia gothica

© Kyle Kittelberger- pink form
Graphocephala gothica Cicadellinae
Amphigonalia gothica

© Kyle Kittelberger- yellow form
Graphocephala gothica Cicadellinae
Amphigonalia gothica

© Kyle Kittelberger- nymph
Graphocephala hieroglyphica Cicadellinae

© Kyle Kittelberger- reddish-pink form
Graphocephala hieroglyphica Cicadellinae

© Rob Van Epps- green form
Graphocephala hieroglyphica Cicadellinae

© Rob Van Epps- var. dolobrata
Graphocephala versuta Cicadellinae
Versute Sharpshooter

© Kyle Kittelberger- blue and red form
Graphocephala versuta Cicadellinae
Versute Sharpshooter

© Ken Childs- green and orange form
Graphocephala coccinea Cicadellinae
Red-banded Leafhopper

© Kyle Kittelberger- inland subspecies
Graphocephala coccinea Cicadellinae
Red-banded Leafhopper

© Kyle Kittelberger- coastal subspecies
Graphocephala coccinea Cicadellinae
Red-banded Leafhopper

© Rob Van Epps
Graphocephala coccinea Cicadellinae
Red-banded Leafhopper

© Ken Childs- type 'teliformis'
Graphocephala fennahi Cicadellinae
Rhododendron Leafhopper

© Kyle Kittelberger
Graphocephala fennahi Cicadellinae
Rhododendron Leafhopper

© Kyle Kittelberger
Draeculacephala inscripta Cicadellinae
Waterlettuce Leafhopper

© Ken Childs
Draeculacephala inscripta Cicadellinae
Waterlettuce Leafhopper

© Kyle Kittelberger
Draeculacephala balli Cicadellinae

© Kyle Kittelberger
Draeculacephala balli Cicadellinae

© Kyle Kittelberger
Draeculacephala bradleyi Cicadellinae

© Kyle Kittelberger- female
Draeculacephala bradleyi Cicadellinae

© Kyle Kittelberger- male
Draeculacephala portola Cicadellinae

© Kyle Kittelberger
Draeculacephala portola Cicadellinae

© Kyle Kittelberger
Draeculacephala antica Cicadellinae

© Kyle Kittelberger
Draeculacephala antica Cicadellinae

© Kyle Kittelberger
Draeculacephala constricta Cicadellinae

© Kyle Kittelberger
Draeculacephala constricta Cicadellinae

© Kyle Kittelberger
Draeculacephala mollipes Cicadellinae
Tenderfoot Leafhopper

© Kyle Kittelberger
Draeculacephala mollipes Cicadellinae
Tenderfoot Leafhopper

© Kyle Kittelberger
Draeculacephala robinsoni Cicadellinae

© Kyle Kittelberger- male
Draeculacephala robinsoni Cicadellinae

© Kyle Kittelberger- female
Draeculacephala savannahae Cicadellinae

© Kyle Kittelberger
Draeculacephala savannahae Cicadellinae

© Kyle Kittelberger
Draeculacephala septemguttata Cicadellinae

© Kyle Kittelberger
Draeculacephala septemguttata Cicadellinae

© Kyle Kittelberger
Xyphon flaviceps Cicadellinae
Yellow-headed Leafhopper

© Kyle Kittelberger
Xyphon flaviceps Cicadellinae
Yellow-headed Leafhopper

© Kyle Kittelberger
Xyphon flaviceps Cicadellinae
Yellow-headed Leafhopper

© Margarita Lankford- nymph
Xyphon reticulatum Cicadellinae
Bermudagrass Leafhopper

© Kyle Kittelberger
Xyphon reticulatum Cicadellinae
Bermudagrass Leafhopper

© Kyle Kittelberger
Tylozygus geometricus Cicadellinae

© Ken Childs
Tylozygus geometricus Cicadellinae

© Paul Scharf
Tylozygus bifidus Cicadellinae

© Ken Childs- green form
Tylozygus bifidus Cicadellinae

© Ken Childs- blue form
Tylozygus bifidus Cicadellinae

© Mark Shields- dark form
Helochara communis Cicadellinae
Bog Leafhopper

© Kyle Kittelberger
Helochara communis Cicadellinae
Bog Leafhopper

© Kyle Kittelberger
Xestocephalus n-species Aphrodinae
Undescribed Xestocephalus Species


© Kyle Kittelberger
Xestocephalus n-species Aphrodinae
Undescribed Xestocephalus Species


© Kyle Kittelberger
Xestocephalus n-species Aphrodinae
Undescribed Xestocephalus Species


© Kyle Kittelberger
Xestocephalus superbus Aphrodinae

© Kyle Kittelberger- dark specimen
Xestocephalus superbus Aphrodinae

© Kyle Kittelberger
Xestocephalus superbus Aphrodinae

© Kyle Kittelberger
Xestocephalus similis Aphrodinae

© Kyle Kittelberger
Xestocephalus similis Aphrodinae

© Kyle Kittelberger
Xestocephalus tessellatus Aphrodinae

© Kyle Kittelberger
Xestocephalus tessellatus Aphrodinae

© Mark Shields
Xestocephalus brunneus Aphrodinae
Brown Xestocephalus

© Rob Van Epps
Xestocephalus brunneus Aphrodinae
Brown Xestocephalus

© John Rosenfeld
Anoscopus serratulae Aphrodinae

© Paul Scharf- male
Anoscopus serratulae Aphrodinae

© Paul Scharf- female
Anoscopus serratulae Aphrodinae

© Kyle Kittelberger- nymph
Aphrodes bicinctus Aphrodinae
Girdled Leafhopper

© Kyle Kittelberger- male
Aphrodes bicinctus Aphrodinae
Girdled Leafhopper

© Kyle Kittelberger- male
Aphrodes bicinctus Aphrodinae
Girdled Leafhopper

© Kyle Kittelberger- nymph
Stroggylocephalus mixtus Aphrodinae

© Kyle Kittelberger
Stroggylocephalus mixtus Aphrodinae

© Kyle Kittelberger