Hoppers of North Carolina:
Spittlebugs, Leafhoppers, Treehoppers, and Planthoppers
Scientific Name: Search Common Name:
Family (Alpha):
« »
CICADELLIDAE Members: NC Records

Scaphoideus soleus - No Common Name


No image for this species.
Taxonomy
Family: CICADELLIDAESubfamily: Deltocephalinae
Identification
Online Photographs: BugGuide                                                                                  
Description: Dark brown overall. The crown is white with a thin dark brown marginal line. There is an orange to dark brown transverse band in front of the eyes. The face is yellow, with a dark brown area under the medial half of the eyes; there are several dark brown lines below the crown margin. The pronotum is dark brown mottled with pale yellow areas. The scutellum is yellowish-white with a brown central area and dark brown to black spots in each anterior corner. The wings are brownish with some white spots and dark tips; the wing venation is dark brown. The female pregenital sternite (sternite #7) is white with a brown posterior marginal band. The nymph is dark brown overall with lateral white dots on terga 5 and 6. (Barnett 1976)
Distribution in North Carolina
County Map: Clicking on a county returns the records for the species in that county.
Distribution: Eastern United States and Canada (Barnett 1976)
Abundance: A single record from the mountains; likely under collected. Rare
Seasonal Occurrence
Jan
Feb
Mar
Apr
May
Jun
Jul
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec
Habitats and Life History
Habitats: Woodland
Plant Associates: Ulmus americana (Barnett 1976)
Behavior: Probably can be attracted at night with a light.
Comment:
Status: Native
Global and State Rank:
See also Habitat Account for General Wet-Hydric Floodplains