Hoppers of North Carolina:
Spittlebugs, Leafhoppers, Treehoppers, and Planthoppers
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92 species for Johnston County

GroupfamilysciNamecomName
2 SpittlebugsCERCOPIDAEProsapia bicinctaTwo-lined Spittlebug
APHROPHORIDAELepyronia quadrangularisDiamondback Spittlebug
2 Tube SpittlebugsCLASTOPTERIDAEClastoptera obtusaAlder Spittlebug
Clastoptera xanthocephalaSunflower Spittlebug
43 LeafhoppersCICADELLIDAECuerna costalis
Draeculacephala antica
Draeculacephala balli
Draeculacephala inscriptaWaterlettuce Leafhopper
Draeculacephala mollipes
Draeculacephala robinsoni
Graphocephala coccineaRed-banded Leafhopper
Graphocephala versutaVersute Sharpshooter
Oncometopia orbonaBroad-headed Sharpshooter
Sibovia occatoria
Tylozygus bifidus
Xyphon flavicepsYellowheaded Leafhopper
Balclutha abdominalis
Balclutha neglecta
CicadellidaeChlorotettix floridanus
CICADELLIDAEChlorotettix galbanatus
Chlorotettix viridius
Colladonus clitellariusSaddled Leafhopper, Saddleback Leafhopper
Endria inimicaPainted Leafhopper
Exitianus exitiosusGray Lawn Leafhopper
Graminella nigrifronsBlack-faced Leafhopper
Japananus hyalinusJapanese Maple Leafhopper
CicadellidaeLaevicephalus sylvestris
CICADELLIDAEParaphlepsius collitus
Paraphlepsius continuus
CicadellidaeParaphlepsius eburneolus
CICADELLIDAEParaphlepsius irroratusBespeckled Leafhopper
CicadellidaeParaphlepsius mimus
CICADELLIDAEParaphlepsius tennessus
CicadellidaeParaphlepsius torridus
Pendarus avicephalus
Pendarus stipatus
Sanctanus sanctus
CICADELLIDAEScaphoideus immistus
Stirellus bicolor
Empoasca bifurcata
Empoasca erigeron
Empoasca fabaePotato Leafhopper
Empoasca fabalis
Empoasca recurvata
Erythroneura diva
Erythroneura integra
CicadellidaePonana scarlatina
17 TreehoppersMEMBRACIDAECampylenchia latipesWidefooted Treehopper, Eastern Thornhopper
Acutalis tartarea
Cyrtolobus fenestratus
Cyrtolobus fuliginosus
Cyrtolobus ovatus
Entylia carinata
Micrutalis calvaHoneylocust Treehopper
Ophiderma evelyna
Ophiderma pubescens
Ophiderma salamandra
Smilia fasciata
Spissistilus festinusThree-cornered Alfalfa Hopper
Stictocephala lutea
Stictocephala militaris
Telamona monticola
Vanduzea triguttataThree-spotted Treehopper
Xantholobus nitidus
2 Acanaloniid PlanthoppersACANALONIIDAEAcanalonia bivittataTwo-striped Planthopper
Acanalonia conica
1 Piglet BugsCALISCELIDAEBruchomorpha oculata
1 Cixiid PlanthoppersCIXIIDAEMelanoliarus vicarius
15 Delphacid PlanthoppersDELPHACIDAEDelphacodes nigripennata
Isodelphax basivitta
Liburniella ornataOrnate Planthopper
Metadelphax wetmorei
Muellerianella laminalis
Muirodelphax arvensis
Pareuidella triloba
Peregrinus maidisCorn Delphacid
Pissonotus binotatus
Saccharosydne saccharivoraWest Indian Canefly
Sogatella kolophon
Stenocranus acutus
Stenocranus lautus
Stenocranus similis
Stobaera tricarinata
4 Derbid PlanthoppersDERBIDAEApache degeeri
Cedusa chuluota
Cedusa maculata
Cedusa mallochi
3 Dictypharid PlanthoppersDICTYOPHARIDAENersia florida
Rhynchomitra microrhina
Scolops pungens
1 Flatid PlanthoppersFLATIDAEMetcalfa pruinosaCitrus Flatid Planthopper
1 Tropiduchid PlanthoppersTROPIDUCHIDAEPelitropis rotulata