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Subfamily Dictyopharinae

Nersia florida or florens? - Nersia florida Bug Ballet - Rhynchomitra microrhina Rhynchomitra microrhina? - Rhynchomitra microrhina Milkweed Scolops - Scolops Immature long-nosed bug - Scolops pallidus Hopper - Scolops Rhynchomitra, perhaps microrhina? - Rhynchomitra microrhina Dictyopharidae, The Partridge Bugs - Scolops sulcipes - male - female
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Hemiptera (True Bugs, Cicadas, Hoppers, Aphids and Allies)
Suborder Auchenorrhyncha (Free-living Hemipterans)
Superfamily Fulgoroidea (Planthoppers)
Family Dictyopharidae (Dictyopharid Planthoppers)
Subfamily Dictyopharinae
Explanation of Names
Dictyopharinae Onuki 1901
Numbers
42 spp. in 5 genera of 3 tribes in our area (32 spp. are in Scolops)(1)