Hoppers of North Carolina:
Spittlebugs, Leafhoppers, Treehoppers, and Planthoppers
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159 species for Mecklenburg County

GroupfamilysciNamecomName
3 SpittlebugsCERCOPIDAEProsapia bicinctaTwo-lined Spittlebug
APHROPHORIDAELepyronia quadrangularisDiamondback Spittlebug
Philaenus spumariusMeadow Spittlebug
1 Tube SpittlebugsCLASTOPTERIDAEClastoptera xanthocephalaSunflower Spittlebug
72 LeafhoppersCICADELLIDAEAgallia constrictaConstricted Leafhopper
Draeculacephala antica
CicadellidaeDraeculacephala bradleyi
CICADELLIDAEDraeculacephala inscriptaWaterlettuce Leafhopper
Draeculacephala mollipes
Draeculacephala robinsoni
Graphocephala coccineaRed-banded Leafhopper
Graphocephala hieroglyphica
Graphocephala versutaVersute Sharpshooter
Homalodisca vitripennisGlassy-winged Sharpshooter
Oncometopia orbonaBroad-headed Sharpshooter
Paraulacizes irrorataSpeckled Sharpshooter
Phera insolita
Sibovia occatoria
Tylozygus bifidus
Tylozygus geometricus
Xyphon flavicepsYellowheaded Leafhopper
Xestocephalus n-speciesUndescribed Xestocephalus Species
Xestocephalus superbus
Acinopterus acuminatus
Aligia meridiana
Balclutha abdominalis
Balclutha unidentified species
Cantura jucunda
Chlorotettix galbanatus
Chlorotettix tergatus
Chlorotettix unidentified species
Colladonus clitellariusSaddled Leafhopper, Saddleback Leafhopper
Endria inimicaPainted Leafhopper
Eutettix luridus
Excultanus excultus
Exitianus exitiosusGray Lawn Leafhopper
Flexamia unidentified species
Graminella fitchii
Graminella nigrifronsBlack-faced Leafhopper
Japananus hyalinusJapanese Maple Leafhopper
Latalus sayii
Limotettix anthracinus
CicadellidaeMacrosteles lepidus
CICADELLIDAEMacrosteles quadrilineatusAster Leafhopper
Menosoma cincta
Orientus ishidaeJapanese Leafhopper
Paraphlepsius irroratusBespeckled Leafhopper
Paraphlepsius tennessus
Planicephalus flavicosta_flavocostatus complex
Polyamia weedi
Reventazonia lawsoni
Scaphoideus crassus
Scaphoideus opalinus
Scaphytopius acutusSharp-nosed Leafhopper
Spangbergiella quadripunctata
Stirellus bicolor
Jikradia olitoria
Dikraneura angustata
Empoasca unidentified species
Erasmoneura vulnerata
Eratoneura ardens
Eratoneura era
Erythridula unidentified species
Erythroneura calycula
Erythroneura diva
Erythroneura reflecta
Erythroneura rubra
Erythroneura tricinctaThree-banded Leafhopper
Erythroneura vitisGrapevine Leafhopper
Forcipata nr. loca
Hymetta anthisma
Sophonia orientalisTwo-spotted Leafhopper
Gyponana octolineata
Gyponana unidentified species
Ponana pectoralis
Rugosana querci
41 TreehoppersMEMBRACIDAECampylenchia latipesWidefooted Treehopper, Eastern Thornhopper
Platycotis vittataOak Treehopper
Acutalis tartarea
Archasia belfragei
Archasia pallida
Atymna querci
Carynota mera
Cyrtolobus arcuatus
Cyrtolobus auroreus
Cyrtolobus fuliginosus
Cyrtolobus funkhouseri
Cyrtolobus fuscipennis
Cyrtolobus ovatus
Cyrtolobus togatus
Cyrtolobus tuberosus
Cyrtolobus vau
Entylia carinata
Glossonotus univittatus
Heliria cornutula
Heliria scalaris
Micrutalis calvaHoneylocust Treehopper
Ophiderma definita
Ophiderma evelyna
Ophiderma flavicephala
Ophiderma grisea
Smilia camelus
Smilia fasciata
Spissistilus festinusThree-cornered Alfalfa Hopper
Stictocephala brevitylus
Stictocephala dicerosTwo-horned Treehopper
Stictocephala lutea
Stictocephala militaris
Telamona excelsa
Telamona monticola
Telamona reclivata
Thelia bimaculataLocust Treehopper
Tortistilus inermis
Vanduzea arquataBlack Locust Treehopper
Vanduzea segmentata
Vanduzea triguttataThree-spotted Treehopper
Xantholobus lateralis
3 Acanaloniid PlanthoppersACANALONIIDAEAcanalonia bivittataTwo-striped Planthopper
Acanalonia conica
Acanalonia servillei
1 Piglet BugsCALISCELIDAEBruchomorpha oculata
3 Cixiid PlanthoppersCIXIIDAEHaplaxius pictifrons
Oecleus borealis
Pintalia vibex
18 Delphacid PlanthoppersDELPHACIDAEDelphacodes puella
Flavoclypeus andromedus
Isodelphax basivitta
Kosswigianella lutulenta
Liburniella ornataOrnate Planthopper
Megamelus lobatus
Megamelus palaetus
Metadelphax propinqua
Muellerianella laminalis
Pareuidella triloba
Pareuidella weedi
Penepissonotus bicolor
Saccharosydne saccharivoraWest Indian Canefly
Sogatella kolophon
Stenocranus dorsalis
Stenocranus lautus
Stobaera pallida
Stobaera tricarinata
8 Derbid PlanthoppersDERBIDAEAnotia kirkaldyi
Anotia robertsonii
Anotia uhleri
Apache degeeri
Cedusa maculata
Neocenchrea heidemanni
Omolicna uhleri
Otiocerus coquebertii
4 Dictypharid PlanthoppersDICTYOPHARIDAERhynchomitra microrhina
Rhynchomitra recurva
Scolops angustatus
Scolops pungens
3 Flatid PlanthoppersFLATIDAEFlatormenis proximaNorthern Flatid Planthopper
Metcalfa pruinosaCitrus Flatid Planthopper
Ormenoides venusta
1 Issid PlanthoppersISSIDAEThionia elliptica
1 Tropiduchid PlanthoppersTROPIDUCHIDAEPelitropis rotulata