Hoppers of North Carolina:
Spittlebugs, Leafhoppers, Treehoppers, and Planthoppers
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192 species for Orange County

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4 SpittlebugsCERCOPIDAEProsapia bicinctaTwo-lined Spittlebug
APHROPHORIDAEAphrophora cribrataPine Spittlebug
Aphrophora saratogensisSaratoga Spittlebug
Lepyronia quadrangularisDiamondback Spittlebug
6 Tube SpittlebugsCLASTOPTERIDAEClastoptera achatinaPecan Spittlebug
Clastoptera arborinaRed Cedar Spittlebug
Clastoptera laevigata
Clastoptera obtusaAlder Spittlebug
Clastoptera octonotata
Clastoptera xanthocephalaSunflower Spittlebug
114 LeafhoppersCICADELLIDAEAgallia constrictaConstricted Leafhopper
Agallia deleta
Agallia lingulata
Agalliopsis ancistra
Agalliopsis cervina
Agalliopsis novella
Draeculacephala antica
Draeculacephala balli
Draeculacephala constricta
Draeculacephala unidentified species
Graphocephala coccineaRed-banded Leafhopper
Graphocephala fennahiRhododendron Leafhopper
Graphocephala teliformis
Graphocephala versutaVersute Sharpshooter
Graphocephala unidentified species
Homalodisca vitripennisGlassy-winged Sharpshooter
Oncometopia orbonaBroad-headed Sharpshooter
Paraulacizes irrorataSpeckled Sharpshooter
Phera insolita
Provancherana tripunctata
Sibovia occatoria
Tylozygus bifidus
Tylozygus geometricus
Xestocephalus n-speciesUndescribed Xestocephalus Species
Xestocephalus superbus
Balclutha unidentified species
Chlorotettix necopinus
Chlorotettix unidentified species
Colladonus clitellariusSaddled Leafhopper, Saddleback Leafhopper
Doleranus longulus
Eutettix luridus
Eutettix pictus
Eutettix n. sp.Undescribed Eutettix Species
Excultanus excultus
Exitianus exitiosusGray Lawn Leafhopper
Graminella fitchii
Graminella nigrifronsBlack-faced Leafhopper
Graminella villica
Japananus hyalinusJapanese Maple Leafhopper
CicadellidaeMacrosteles lepidus
CICADELLIDAEMenosoma cincta
Norvellina seminuda
Orientus ishidaeJapanese Leafhopper
Osbornellus clarus
Osbornellus unidentified species
Paraphlepsius collitus
Paraphlepsius continuus
CicadellidaeParaphlepsius eburneolus
CICADELLIDAEParaphlepsius irroratusBespeckled Leafhopper
Paraphlepsius unidentified species
Pendarus palustris
Planicephalus flavicosta_flavocostatus complex
Polyamia apicata
Polyamia weedi
Scaphoideus atlantus
Scaphoideus carinatus
Scaphoideus crassus
Scaphoideus immistus
Scaphoideus incisus
Scaphoideus ochraceus
Scaphoideus opalinus
Scaphoideus pullus
Scaphoideus unidentified species
Scaphytopius elegans
CicadellidaeScaphytopius nigrifrons
CICADELLIDAEScaphytopius rubellus
Scaphytopius unidentified species
Stirellus bicolor
Texananus longipennis
Texananus unidentified speciesTexananus (Iowanus)
Jikradia olitoria
Idiocerus n-speciesUndescribed Idiocerus Species
Alebra aurea
CicadellidaeAlebra bicincta
CICADELLIDAEEmpoasca fabaePotato Leafhopper
Empoasca unidentified species
Erasmoneura atra or nigra
Erasmoneura vulnerata
Eratoneura basilaris
Eratoneura nr. forfex
Eratoneura micheneri
Eratoneura osborni
Eratoneura stoveri
Eratoneura unidentified species
Erythridula crevecoeuri
Erythridula pfrimmeri
Erythridula unidentified species
Erythroneura aclys
Erythroneura bistrata
Erythroneura calycula
Erythroneura fraxa
Erythroneura integra
Erythroneura reflecta
Erythroneura rubra
Erythroneura rubrella
Erythroneura tricinctaThree-banded Leafhopper
Erythroneura vitisGrapevine Leafhopper
Erythroneura with Interconnected Orange Lines
Forcipata nr. loca
Hymetta balteata
Ossiannilssonola australis
Ossiannilssonola berenice
Empoa gillettei
Empoa rubricola
Gyponana geminata
CicadellidaeGyponana gladia
CICADELLIDAEGyponana octolineata
Gyponana procera
Gyponana unidentified species
Polana quadrinotata
Ponana puncticollis
Ponana pectoralis
Ponana quadralaba
Rugosana querci
29 TreehoppersMEMBRACIDAECampylenchia latipesWidefooted Treehopper, Eastern Thornhopper
Enchenopa binotata complexTwo-marked Treehopper
Platycotis vittataOak Treehopper
Acutalis tartarea
Archasia belfragei
Archasia pallida
Atymna querci
Carynota mera
Cyrtolobus auroreus
Cyrtolobus fuscipennis
Cyrtolobus tuberosus
Cyrtolobus vau
Entylia carinata
Glossonotus univittatus
Heliria cornutula
Heliria cristata
Smilia fasciata
Spissistilus festinusThree-cornered Alfalfa Hopper
Stictocephala brevitylus
Stictocephala militaris
Stictocephala stimulea
Telamona excelsa
Telamona maculata
Telamona monticola
Telamona projecta
Telamona reclivata
Telamona stephani
Vanduzea arquataBlack Locust Treehopper
Microcentrus caryaeHickory Stegaspidine Treehopper
3 Acanaloniid PlanthoppersACANALONIIDAEAcanalonia bivittataTwo-striped Planthopper
Acanalonia conica
Acanalonia servillei
3 Achilid PlanthoppersACHILIDAECatonia cinctifrons
Catonia nava
Cixidia opaca
2 Cixiid PlanthoppersCIXIIDAEBothriocera maculata
Pintalia vibex
10 Delphacid PlanthoppersDELPHACIDAEDelphacodes puella
Flavoclypeus andromedus
Javesella pellucida
Liburniella ornataOrnate Planthopper
Megamelus ungulatus
Muellerianella laminalis
Nothodelphax slossanae
Pareuidella weedi
Stenocranus brunneus
Stenocranus vittatus
11 Derbid PlanthoppersDERBIDAEAnotia bonnetii
Anotia kirkaldyi
Cedusa maculata
Cedusa mallochi
Cedusa unidentified species
Paramysidia mississippiensis
Neocenchrea heidemanni
Omolicna uhleri
Otiocerus coquebertii
Otiocerus reaumurii
Otiocerus wolfii
1 Dictypharid PlanthoppersDICTYOPHARIDAERhynchomitra microrhina
4 Flatid PlanthoppersFLATIDAEFlataloides scabrosus
Flatormenis proximaNorthern Flatid Planthopper
Metcalfa pruinosaCitrus Flatid Planthopper
Ormenoides venusta
2 Fulgorid PlanthoppersFULGORIDAECalyptoproctus marmoratus
Cyrpoptus belfragei
3 Issid PlanthoppersISSIDAEThionia bullata
Thionia quinquata
Aplos simplex