Hoppers of North Carolina:
Spittlebugs, Leafhoppers, Treehoppers, and Planthoppers
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119 species for Durham County

GroupfamilysciNamecomName
3 SpittlebugsCERCOPIDAEProsapia bicinctaTwo-lined Spittlebug
APHROPHORIDAEAphrophora saratogensisSaratoga Spittlebug
Lepyronia quadrangularisDiamondback Spittlebug
3 Tube SpittlebugsCLASTOPTERIDAEClastoptera octonotata
Clastoptera testacea
Clastoptera xanthocephalaSunflower Spittlebug
53 LeafhoppersCICADELLIDAEAgallia constrictaConstricted Leafhopper
Agalliopsis cervina
Draeculacephala antica
Draeculacephala inscriptaWaterlettuce Leafhopper
Draeculacephala unidentified species
Graphocephala coccineaRed-banded Leafhopper
Graphocephala versutaVersute Sharpshooter
Homalodisca vitripennisGlassy-winged Sharpshooter
Oncometopia orbonaBroad-headed Sharpshooter
Paraulacizes irrorataSpeckled Sharpshooter
Sibovia occatoria
Tylozygus geometricus
Xestocephalus n-speciesUndescribed Xestocephalus Species
Arundanus proprius
Balclutha impicta
Chlorotettix necopinus
Eutettix luridus
Exitianus exitiosusGray Lawn Leafhopper
Graminella fitchii
Graminella nigrifronsBlack-faced Leafhopper
Graminella villica
Japananus hyalinusJapanese Maple Leafhopper
Macrosteles quadrilineatusAster Leafhopper
Norvellina seminuda
Orientus ishidaeJapanese Leafhopper
Osbornellus clarus
Paraphlepsius collitus
Paraphlepsius irroratusBespeckled Leafhopper
Paraphlepsius latifrons
CicadellidaeParaphlepsius tubus
CICADELLIDAEPlanicephalus flavicosta_flavocostatus complex
Polyamia interrupta
Polyamia weedi
Scaphoideus incisus
Scaphytopius frontalisYellowfaced Leafhopper
Jikradia olitoria
Idiocerus n-speciesUndescribed Idiocerus Species
CicadellidaeMacropsis decisa
CICADELLIDAEEmpoasca bifurcata
Empoasca fabaePotato Leafhopper
Erasmoneura vulnerata
Eratoneura ardens
Erythroneura calycula
Erythroneura elegans
Erythroneura infuscata
Erythroneura tricinctaThree-banded Leafhopper
Erythroneura vitisGrapevine Leafhopper
Hymetta anthisma
Ossiannilssonola tunicarubra
Empoa gillettei
Gyponana unidentified species
Ponana puncticollis
Ponana pectoralis
23 TreehoppersMEMBRACIDAECampylenchia latipesWidefooted Treehopper, Eastern Thornhopper
Enchenopa binotata complexTwo-marked Treehopper
Platycotis vittataOak Treehopper
Acutalis tartarea
Archasia pallida
Atymna querci
Cyrtolobus flavolatus
Cyrtolobus togatus
Cyrtolobus vau
Entylia carinata
Micrutalis calvaHoneylocust Treehopper
Ophiderma evelyna
Ophiderma flavicephala
Spissistilus festinusThree-cornered Alfalfa Hopper
Stictocephala brevitylus
Stictocephala dicerosTwo-horned Treehopper
Stictocephala stimulea
Telamona concava
Telamona monticola
Telamona westcotti
Tortistilus abnormus
Vanduzea arquataBlack Locust Treehopper
Microcentrus perditus
3 Acanaloniid PlanthoppersACANALONIIDAEAcanalonia bivittataTwo-striped Planthopper
Acanalonia conica
Acanalonia servillei
4 Achilid PlanthoppersACHILIDAECatonia nava
Catonia picta
Cixidia fusca
Cixidia pallida
3 Cixiid PlanthoppersCIXIIDAEBothriocera cognita
Haplaxius pictifrons
Pintalia vibex
8 Delphacid PlanthoppersDELPHACIDAEDelphacodes puella
Kelisia spinosa
Liburniella ornataOrnate Planthopper
Megamelus metzaria
Megamelus ungulatus
Pissonotus brunneus
Stenocranus brunneus
Stenocranus dorsalis
9 Derbid PlanthoppersDERBIDAEApache degeeri
Cedusa edentula
Cedusa maculata
Paramysidia mississippiensis
Neocenchrea heidemanni
Omolicna uhleri
Otiocerus abbotii
Otiocerus wolfii
Patara vanduzeei
2 Dictypharid PlanthoppersDICTYOPHARIDAERhynchomitra microrhina
Scolops angustatus
3 Flatid PlanthoppersFLATIDAEFlatormenis proximaNorthern Flatid Planthopper
Metcalfa pruinosaCitrus Flatid Planthopper
Ormenoides venusta
3 Fulgorid PlanthoppersFULGORIDAECalyptoproctus marmoratus
Poblicia fuliginosa
Poblicia texana
2 Issid PlanthoppersISSIDAEThionia bullata
Thionia simplex