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The Hoppers

The Hoppers

Add only Froghoppers/Spittle Bugs, Leafhoppers, Sharpshooters, Planthoppers, Lanternflies, Peanut-head flies, Treehoppers, Piglet Bugs and Cicada spottings. Do not add grasshoppers, crickets, katydids, frogs, spiders & other non Auchenorrhyncha suborder organisms. Please add detailed information of the habitat for the spotting. More importantly, the plant it was on, to help highlight what its food source is. Sign in to join mission

The Hoppers
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This is not for jumping organisms! This mission is focusing on the Auchenorrhyncha suborder (Free-living Hemipterans). This includes the superfamilies Cicadoidea (Cicadas, Leafhoppers, Froghoppers and Treehoppers) and Fulgoroidea (Planthoppers). This means no grasshoppers, crickets, katydids, frogs, spiders, etc. They are found all around the world and many are considered pests as they feed on plants and are vectors for plant diseases. I find them fascinating in their diversity and ability to mimic their surroundings. For more information on the Auchenorrhyncha suborder, visit

The Hoppers

Lat: 33.15 Long: -117.01

Recent Spottings

Unknown spotting Tukup 2 2 Unknown spotting
Peanut Bug Tukup 10 3 Peanut Bug
Eurybrachid hopper Mark Ridgway 3 0 Eurybrachid hopper
Derbid Planthopper Christine Y. 1 0 Derbid Planthopper
Leafhopper LaurenZarate 1 0 Leafhopper
Unknown spotting Felix Fleck 9 6 Unknown spotting
Unknown spotting Sckel 2 1 Unknown spotting
Leafhopper LaurenZarate 3 0 Leafhopper
Aetalionid Treehopper LaurenZarate 1 3 Aetalionid Treehopper
Pink Leafhopper LaurenZarate 6 1 Pink Leafhopper
Leafhopper LaurenZarate 1 0 Leafhopper
Oak Treehopper ForestDragon 1 0 Oak Treehopper
Achilid Planthopper LaurenZarate 1 2 Achilid Planthopper
Leafhopper LaurenZarate 4 0 Leafhopper
Leafhopper LaurenZarate 3 2 Leafhopper
Fulgorid Planthopper Paul Davis 3 0 Fulgorid Planthopper
Unknown spotting Machi 1 0 Unknown spotting
Sharpshooter LaurenZarate 5 0 Sharpshooter
Cixid Planthopper LaurenZarate 2 0 Cixid Planthopper
Treehopper LaurenZarate 7 0 Treehopper
Leafhopper LaurenZarate 3 0 Leafhopper
Leafhopper LaurenZarate 2 1 Leafhopper
Alder Spittlebug LaurenZarate 1 0 Alder Spittlebug
Mini Spittlebug LaurenZarate 2 1 Mini Spittlebug
Keeled Treehopper Christine Y. 1 0 Keeled Treehopper
Mimica Treehopper / Soldadinho Oscar Neto 5 0 Mimica Treehopper / Soldadinho
Stegosaurus Treehopper LaurenZarate 6 3 Stegosaurus Treehopper
Citrus Flatid Planthopper Doren B 1 0 Citrus Flatid Planthopper
Unknown spotting DrNamgyalT.Sherpa 2 4 Unknown spotting
Green Treehopper LaurenZarate 1 0 Green Treehopper
Planthopper DrNamgyalT.Sherpa 2 1 Planthopper
Treehopper LaurenZarate 7 5 Treehopper
Pink-eyed Sharpshooter LaurenZarate 6 2 Pink-eyed Sharpshooter
Commensal Relationship between Spittlebug nymphs and Fly larvae LaurenZarate 2 2 Commensal Relationship between Spittlebug nymphs and Fly larvae
Leafhopper LaurenZarate 1 0 Leafhopper
Treehopper LaurenZarate 2 4 Treehopper
Unknown spotting Felix Fleck 1 0 Unknown spotting
Leafhopper LaurenZarate 2 0 Leafhopper
Leafhopper LaurenZarate 1 0 Leafhopper
Flatid Planthopper Nymph LaurenZarate 1 0 Flatid Planthopper Nymph
Delphacid Planthopper LaurenZarate 1 0 Delphacid Planthopper
Buffalo Treehopper Nymph Christine Y. 12 11 Buffalo Treehopper Nymph
Plant Hopper DrNamgyalT.Sherpa 2 1 Plant Hopper
Buffalo Treehopper Nymph Exuvia Christine Y. 4 2 Buffalo Treehopper Nymph Exuvia
Meenoplid Pygmy Planthopper ChunXingWong 1 0 Meenoplid Pygmy Planthopper
Unknown spotting DrNamgyalT.Sherpa 1 0 Unknown spotting
Leaf Hopper DrNamgyalT.Sherpa 1 0 Leaf Hopper
Tree hopper Wild Things 4 1 Tree hopper
Tapajosa Sharpshooter Leafhopper / Cigarrinha-Tapajosa Oscar Neto 8 3 Tapajosa Sharpshooter Leafhopper / Cigarrinha-Tapajosa
Leafhopper Sergio Monteiro 14 6 Leafhopper

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