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Subgenus Scolops

Partridge Scolops - Scolops sulcipes cool leafhopper - Scolops sulcipes High-altitude hopper - Scolops grossus Planthopper - Scolops sulcipes Scolops?   - Scolops sulcipes The Partridge Bug  - Scolops sulcipes - male - female Scolops immanis Breakey - Scolops immanis - female 2018-08-10 Snouted planthopper - Scolops sulcipes
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
Genus Scolops
No Taxon Subgenus Scolops
27 spp., all in our area(1)
most of the US, 4 spp. range into Canada; more diverse in the west, only 4 spp. in the east(1)
"Andy is probably right that perdix and pungens are the same." --C.R. Bartlett, pers. comm. to =v= 31.vii.2017