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

GroupfamilysciNamecomName
3 SpittlebugsCERCOPIDAEProsapia bicinctaTwo-lined Spittlebug
APHROPHORIDAELepyronia quadrangularisDiamondback Spittlebug
Philaenus spumariusMeadow Spittlebug
1 Tube SpittlebugsCLASTOPTERIDAEClastoptera xanthocephalaSunflower Spittlebug
14 LeafhoppersCICADELLIDAEAgallia constrictaConstricted Leafhopper
CicadellidaeDraeculacephala bradleyi
CICADELLIDAEGraphocephala coccineaRed-banded Leafhopper
Graphocephala versutaVersute Sharpshooter
Homalodisca vitripennisGlassy-winged Sharpshooter
Oncometopia orbonaBroad-headed Sharpshooter
Homalodisca insolitaJohnsongrass Sharpshooter
Sibovia occatoria
Latalus sayii
Scaphoideus incisus
Scaphytopius frontalisYellowfaced Leafhopper
Jikradia olitoria
CicadellidaeMacropsis fumipennis
CICADELLIDAERugosana querci
49 TreehoppersMEMBRACIDAECampylenchia latipesWidefooted Treehopper, Eastern Thornhopper
Enchenopa binotata complexTwo-marked Treehopper
Platycotis vittataOak Treehopper
Acutalis tartarea
Archasia auriculata
Archasia belfragei
Atymna querci
Carynota mera
Cyrtolobus arcuatus
Cyrtolobus auroreus
Cyrtolobus clarus
Cyrtolobus discoidalis
Cyrtolobus dixianus
Cyrtolobus fenestratus
Cyrtolobus fuliginosus
Cyrtolobus funkhouseri
Cyrtolobus fuscipennis
Cyrtolobus maculifrontis
Cyrtolobus pallidifrontis
Cyrtolobus puritanus
Cyrtolobus tuberosus
Cyrtolobus vau
Entylia carinata
Glossonotus acuminatus
Glossonotus univittatus
Hadrophallus bubalus
Micrutalis calvaHoneylocust Treehopper
Ophiderma evelyna
Ophiderma flavicephala
Ophiderma pubescens
Smilia fasciata
Spissistilus festinusThree-cornered Alfalfa Hopper
Stictocephala bisoniaBuffalo Treehopper
Stictocephala brevitylus
Stictocephala dicerosTwo-horned Treehopper
Stictocephala lutea
Stictocephala militaris
Stictocephala stimulea
Telamona excelsa
Telamona maculata
Telamona monticola
Telamona reclivata
Telamona westcotti
Thelia bimaculataLocust Treehopper
Vanduzea arquataBlack Locust Treehopper
Xantholobus lateralis
Xantholobus muticus
Microcentrus caryaeHickory Stegaspidine Treehopper
Microcentrus perditus
3 Acanaloniid PlanthoppersACANALONIIDAEAcanalonia bivittataTwo-striped Planthopper
Acanalonia conica
Acanalonia servillei
1 Piglet BugsCALISCELIDAEBruchomorpha oculata
1 Cixiid PlanthoppersCIXIIDAEMelanoliarus quinquelineatus
2 Dictypharid PlanthoppersDICTYOPHARIDAERhynchomitra microrhina
Rhynchomitra recurva
2 Flatid PlanthoppersFLATIDAEFlatormenis proximaNorthern Flatid Planthopper
Metcalfa pruinosaCitrus Flatid Planthopper
1 Fulgorid PlanthoppersFULGORIDAECalyptoproctus marmoratus
1 Issid PlanthoppersISSIDAEAplos simplex