Hoppers of North Carolina:
Spittlebugs, Leafhoppers, Treehoppers, and Planthoppers
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169 species for Swain County

GroupfamilysciNamecomName
4 SpittlebugsCERCOPIDAEProsapia bicinctaTwo-lined Spittlebug
APHROPHORIDAEAphrophora gelidaBoreal Spittlebug
Lepyronia quadrangularisDiamondback Spittlebug
Philaenus spumariusMeadow Spittlebug
3 Tube SpittlebugsCLASTOPTERIDAEClastoptera obtusaAlder Spittlebug
Clastoptera saintcyriHeath Spittlebug
Clastoptera xanthocephalaSunflower Spittlebug
86 LeafhoppersCICADELLIDAEAgallia constrictaConstricted Leafhopper
Agallia quadripunctataFour-spotted Clover Leafhopper
Agalliopsis ancistra
Agalliopsis novella
Ceratagallia agricolaAmerican Clover Leafhopper
Draeculacephala antica
Draeculacephala balli
Draeculacephala constricta
Draeculacephala mollipesTenderfoot Leafhopper
Draeculacephala unidentified species
Graphocephala coccineaRed-banded Leafhopper
Graphocephala fennahiRhododendron Leafhopper
Graphocephala versutaVersute Sharpshooter
Graphocephala unidentified species
Helochara communisBog Leafhopper
Paraulacizes irrorataSpeckled Sharpshooter
Homalodisca insolitaJohnsongrass Sharpshooter
Plesiommata tripunctata
Sibovia occatoria
Tylozygus bifidus
Tylozygus geometricus
Xyphon flavicepsYellow-headed Leafhopper
Anoscopus serratulae
Amblysellus curtisii
Balclutha abdominalis
Balclutha impicta
Balclutha neglecta
Balclutha unidentified species
Chlorotettix unidentified species
Colladonus brunneus
Colladonus clitellariusSaddled Leafhopper, Saddleback Leafhopper
Doleranus vividus
Exitianus exitiosusGray Lawn Leafhopper
Extrusanus extrusus
Graminella nigrifronsBlack-faced Leafhopper
Graminella villica
Idiodonus kennicotti
Japananus hyalinusJapanese Maple Leafhopper
Latalus sayii
Limotettix anthracinus
Limotettix uhleri
Macrosteles quadrilineatusAster Leafhopper
Macrosteles slossoni
Memnonia flavida
Osbornellus auronitens
Paraphlepsius collitus
Paraphlepsius irroratusBespeckled Leafhopper
Polyamia apicata
Polyamia obtecta
Polyamia weedi
CicadellidaePsammotettix lividellus
CICADELLIDAEScaphoideus cylindratus
Scaphoideus incisus
Scaphytopius acutusSharp-nosed Leafhopper
Scaphytopius fulvus
Spangbergiella quadripunctata
Stirellus bicolor
Thamnotettix confinis
Jikradia olitoria
CicadellidaeBalcanocerus provancheri
CICADELLIDAEIdiocerus n-speciesUndescribed Idiocerus Species
Macropsis dixiensis
Macropsis tristis
Oncopsis abietis
CicadellidaeOncopsis citra
Oncopsis infumata
Oncopsis nigrinasi
CICADELLIDAEOncopsis sobria
Alebra fumida
Dikraneura angustata
Edwardsiana unidentified species
Empoasca fabaePotato Leafhopper
Empoasca unidentified species
Erythridula praecisa
Erythridula unidentified species
Erythroneura vitisGrapevine Leafhopper
Erythroneura without Interconnected Orange Lines
Eupteryx flavoscuta
Forcipata loca
Ribautiana unidentified species
Empoa casta
Empoa gillettei
Evacanthus bellaustralis
Evacanthus nigramericanus
Gyponana octolineata
Stragania alabamensis
32 TreehoppersMEMBRACIDAEEnchenopa latipesWidefooted Treehopper, Eastern Thornhopper
Enchenopa binotata complexTwo-marked Treehopper
Platycotis vittataOak Treehopper
Tylopelta gibbera
Acutalis tartarea
Atymna castaneae
Atymna querci
Cyrtolobus fenestratus
Cyrtolobus fuscipennis
Cyrtolobus maculifrontis
Cyrtolobus pallidifrontis
Cyrtolobus togatus
Cyrtolobus vau
Entylia carinata
Hadrophallus bubalus
Micrutalis calvaHoneylocust Treehopper
Micrutalis dorsalis
Ophiderma definita
Ophiderma flavicephala
Ophiderma salamandra
Publilia concava
Publilia reticulata
Smilia camelus
Spissistilus festinusThree-cornered Alfalfa Hopper
Stictocephala brevitylus
Stictocephala lutea
Telamona maculata
Telamona reclivata
Thelia bimaculataLocust Treehopper
Vanduzea arquataBlack Locust Treehopper
Xantholobus intermedius
Microcentrus perditus
1 Acanaloniid PlanthoppersACANALONIIDAEAcanalonia bivittataTwo-striped Planthopper
5 Achilid PlanthoppersACHILIDAECatonia pumilaDwarf Catonia
Cixidia variegata
Synecdoche dimidiata
Synecdoche grisea
Synecdoche impunctata
1 Piglet BugsCALISCELIDAEBruchomorpha oculata
7 Cixiid PlanthoppersCIXIIDAECixius apicalis
Cixius misellus
Cixius nervosus
Cixius pini
Haplaxius pictifrons
Melanoliarus chuliotus
Melanoliarus unidentified species
20 Delphacid PlanthoppersDELPHACIDAEDelphacodes mcateei
Delphacodes pacifica
Delphacodes puella
Flavoclypeus andromedus
Isodelphax basivitta
Javesella opaca
Kosswigianella lutulenta
Liburniella ornataOrnate Planthopper
Metadelphax propinqua
Muellerianella laminalis
Muirodelphax arvensis
Muirodelphax atralabis
Pissonotus aphidioides
Pissonotus flabellatus
Pissonotus piceus
Sogatella kolophon
Stenocranus lautus
Stobaera tricarinata
Syndelphax alexanderi
Toya idonea
6 Derbid PlanthoppersDERBIDAEAnotia westwoodi
Apache degeeri
Cedusa unidentified species
Otiocerus coquebertii
Otiocerus wolfii
Patara vanduzei
1 Dictypharid PlanthoppersDICTYOPHARIDAEScolops sulcipesThe Partridge Bug
2 Flatid PlanthoppersFLATIDAEFlatormenis proximaNorthern Flatid Planthopper
Metcalfa pruinosaCitrus Flatid Planthopper
1 Issid PlanthoppersISSIDAEAplos simplex