Hoppers of North Carolina:
Spittlebugs, Leafhoppers, Treehoppers, and Planthoppers
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78 species for Brunswick County

GroupfamilysciNamecomName
3 SpittlebugsCERCOPIDAEProsapia bicinctaTwo-lined Spittlebug
APHROPHORIDAEAphrophora cribrataPine Spittlebug
Aphrophora saratogensisSaratoga Spittlebug
1 Tube SpittlebugsCLASTOPTERIDAEClastoptera xanthocephalaSunflower Spittlebug
35 LeafhoppersCICADELLIDAEAgalliopsis cervina
Ceratagallia accola
Ceratagallia agricolaAmerican Clover Leafhopper
Cuerna costalis
Draeculacephala antica
Draeculacephala balli
Draeculacephala mollipes
Draeculacephala robinsoni
Graphocephala coccineaRed-banded Leafhopper
Graphocephala versutaVersute Sharpshooter
Homalodisca vitripennisGlassy-winged Sharpshooter
Oncometopia orbonaBroad-headed Sharpshooter
Xyphon flavicepsYellowheaded Leafhopper
Chlorotettix viridius
Excultanus excultus
Graminella nigrifronsBlack-faced Leafhopper
CicadellidaeParaphlepsius attractus
CICADELLIDAEParaphlepsius continuus
CicadellidaeParaphlepsius fuscipennis
CICADELLIDAEParaphlepsius irroratusBespeckled Leafhopper
CicadellidaeParaphlepsius tubus
CICADELLIDAEPendarus auroalbusGold and White Leafhopper
CicadellidaePendarus nudus
Penthimia americana
Penthimia floridana
CICADELLIDAEPlanicephalus flavicosta_flavocostatus complex
Sanctanus fasciatus
Stirellus bicolor
CicadellidaeTinobregmus vittatus
CICADELLIDAEIdiocerus nervatus
Empoasca fabaePotato Leafhopper
Polana quadrinotata
Ponana puncticollis
Rugosana querci
Xerophloea viridis
7 TreehoppersMEMBRACIDAECampylenchia latipesWidefooted Treehopper, Eastern Thornhopper
Platycotis vittataOak Treehopper
Micrutalis calvaHoneylocust Treehopper
Spissistilus festinusThree-cornered Alfalfa Hopper
Stictocephala brevitylus
Stictocephala lutea
Telonaca alta
3 Acanaloniid PlanthoppersACANALONIIDAEAcanalonia conica
Acanalonia pumila
Acanalonia servillei
4 Achilid PlanthoppersACHILIDAECatonia carolina
Catonia lunata
Catonia nava
Catonia picta
4 Cixiid PlanthoppersCIXIIDAEHaplaxius enotatus
Melanoliarus chuliotus
Melanoliarus placitus
Pintalia delicata
12 Delphacid PlanthoppersDELPHACIDAEDelphacodes puella
Flavoclypeus andromedus
Liburniella ornataOrnate Planthopper
Metadelphax propinqua
Muellerianella laminalis
Neomegamelanus elongatus
Pentagramma vittatifrons
Pissonotus albovenosus
Pissonotus piceus
Prokelisia dolus
Sogatella kolophon
Spartidelphax detectus
3 Derbid PlanthoppersDERBIDAECedusa redusa
Omolicna fulva
Otiocerus abbotii
1 Dictypharid PlanthoppersDICTYOPHARIDAERhynchomitra microrhina
3 Flatid PlanthoppersFLATIDAEFlatormenis proximaNorthern Flatid Planthopper
Metcalfa pruinosaCitrus Flatid Planthopper
Ormenoides venusta
1 Fulgorid PlanthoppersFULGORIDAECalyptoproctus marmoratus
1 Tropiduchid PlanthoppersTROPIDUCHIDAEPelitropis rotulata