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Subgenus Scolops

Scolops sulcipes hopper..... - Scolops angustatus Scolops - Scolops sulcipes Curculionidae? - Scolops pungens Scolops - Scolops angustatus partridge bug? - Scolops pungens Some kind of plant bug? - Scolops sulcipes Scolops excultus Lawson and Beamer - Scolops excultus
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 Fulgoromorpha
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