Hoppers of North Carolina:
Spittlebugs, Leafhoppers, Treehoppers, and Planthoppers
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117 species for Yancey County

GroupfamilysciNamecomName
5 SpittlebugsCERCOPIDAEProsapia bicinctaTwo-lined Spittlebug
APHROPHORIDAEAphrophora quadrinotataFour-spotted Spittlebug
Aphrophora saratogensisSaratoga Spittlebug
Lepyronia quadrangularisDiamondback Spittlebug
Philaenus spumariusMeadow Spittlebug
1 Tube SpittlebugsCLASTOPTERIDAEClastoptera xanthocephalaSunflower Spittlebug
74 LeafhoppersCICADELLIDAEAgallia constrictaConstricted Leafhopper
Agallia quadripunctataFour-spotted Clover Leafhopper
Agalliopsis ancistra
Agalliopsis novella
Ceratagallia agricolaAmerican Clover Leafhopper
Cuerna costalis
Draeculacephala antica
Draeculacephala mollipes
Graphocephala coccineaRed-banded Leafhopper
Graphocephala fennahiRhododendron Leafhopper
CicadellidaeGraphocephala gothica
CICADELLIDAEGraphocephala versutaVersute Sharpshooter
Oncometopia orbonaBroad-headed Sharpshooter
Paraulacizes irrorataSpeckled Sharpshooter
Provancherana tripunctata
Tylozygus bifidus
Tylozygus geometricus
CicadellidaeAphrodes bicinctusGirdled Leafhopper
CICADELLIDAEAnoscopus serratulae
Bandara johnsoni
Chlorotettix galbanatus
CicadellidaeChlorotettix meriscus
CICADELLIDAEColladonus clitellariusSaddled Leafhopper, Saddleback Leafhopper
Endria inimicaPainted Leafhopper
Exitianus exitiosusGray Lawn Leafhopper
Fitchana vitellina
Graminella fitchii
Graminella nigrifronsBlack-faced Leafhopper
Idiodonus kennecottii
Laevicephalus melsheimerii
Latalus sayii
Limotettix anthracinus
Macrosteles quadrilineatusAster Leafhopper
Memnonia flavida
CicadellidaeMesamia nigridorsum
CICADELLIDAEOsbornellus auronitens
Osbornellus consors
CicadellidaeParaphlepsius carolinus
CICADELLIDAEParaphlepsius collitus
Paraphlepsius irroratusBespeckled Leafhopper
Paraphlepsius tennessus
CicadellidaePenthimia americana
CICADELLIDAEPlanicephalus flavicosta_flavocostatus complex
Polyamia weedi
Prescottia lobata
Scaphoideus carinatus
Scaphoideus cylindratus
Scaphoideus immistus
Scaphoideus pullus
Scaphoideus soleus
Scaphoideus veterator
Scaphytopius acutusSharp-nosed Leafhopper
Scaphytopius frontalisYellowfaced Leafhopper
Jikradia olitoria
Oncopsis abietis
CicadellidaeOncopsis citra
Oncopsis infumata
CICADELLIDAEOncopsis minor
Oncopsis sobria
Empoasca fabaePotato Leafhopper
Erythroneura corni
Eupteryx flavoscuta
Empoa gillettei
Empoa venusta
CicadellidaeNionia palmeri
CICADELLIDAEEvacanthus nigramericanus
Evacanthus ustanucha
Gypona melanota
Gyponana octolineata
Gyponana unidentified species
Ponana limbatipennis
Ponana puncticollis
Ponana pectoralis
Xerophloea major
19 TreehoppersMEMBRACIDAECampylenchia latipesWidefooted Treehopper, Eastern Thornhopper
Enchenopa binotata complexTwo-marked Treehopper
Platycotis vittataOak Treehopper
Atymna castaneae
Cyrtolobus puritanus
Cyrtolobus vau
Entylia carinata
Glossonotus turriculatus
Micrutalis calvaHoneylocust Treehopper
Micrutalis dorsalis
Ophiderma flava
Ophiderma grisea
Publilia reticulata
Stictocephala brevitylus
Stictocephala palmeri
Stictocephala taurina
Telamona excelsa
Vanduzea arquataBlack Locust Treehopper
Xantholobus intermedius
1 Acanaloniid PlanthoppersACANALONIIDAEAcanalonia bivittataTwo-striped Planthopper
3 Achilid PlanthoppersACHILIDAECatonia cinctifrons
Catonia nava
Synecdoche dimidiata
1 Piglet BugsCALISCELIDAEBruchomorpha pallidipes
4 Cixiid PlanthoppersCIXIIDAECixius misellus
Cixius nervosus
Cixius pini
Melanoliarus placitus
3 Delphacid PlanthoppersDELPHACIDAELiburniella ornataOrnate Planthopper
Muellerianella laminalis
Pissonotus binotatus
1 Derbid PlanthoppersDERBIDAECedusa maculata
1 Dictypharid PlanthoppersDICTYOPHARIDAEScolops sulcipesThe Partridge Bug
2 Flatid PlanthoppersFLATIDAEFlatormenis proximaNorthern Flatid Planthopper
Metcalfa pruinosaCitrus Flatid Planthopper
2 Issid PlanthoppersISSIDAEThionia elliptica
Thionia simplex