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Species Okanagana schaefferi

Okanagana schaefferi
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Hemiptera (True Bugs, Cicadas, Hoppers, Aphids and Allies)
Suborder Auchenorrhyncha (True Hoppers)
Infraorder Cicadomorpha (Cicadas, Spittlebugs, Leafhoppers, and Treehoppers)
Superfamily Cicadoidea (Cicadas)
Family Cicadidae (Cicadas)
Subfamily Tibicininae
Tribe Tibicinini
Genus Okanagana
Species schaefferi (Okanagana schaefferi)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Davis 1915
Size
~27mm
Identification
Okanagana schaefferi is the big brother to O. fratercula, and thankfully much more distinctive. Both share fuscous marginal cells and very prominent fronts. On schaefferi the tergites are strongly bordered with red (moreso than in fratercula).

Size(~27mm) is the simplest distinguishing feature from fratercula (~20mm), while the reddish-orange coloration and dark wing venation separates it from O. tanneri, which was formerly considered a subspecies.
Range
Utah
Remarks
Very seldom encountered with few records even in museums.
See Also
Okanagana fratercula