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Genus Scolops

On black eyed Susan - Scolops sulcipes Hemipteran - Scolops Possible Scolops or Hopper - Scolops sulcipes Snout Bug - Scolops sulcipes UDCC_TCN 00021285 - Scolops cockerelli - male sp1 - Scolops grossus - male sp1 - Scolops pruinosus - female sp1 - Scolops virescens - male
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 Fulgoromorpha
Superfamily Fulgoroidea (Planthoppers)
Family Dictyopharidae (Dictyopharid Planthoppers)
Subfamily Dictyopharinae
Tribe Scoloptini
Genus Scolops
Explanation of Names
Scolops Schaum 1850
Numbers
32 spp. in 2 subgenera, all in our area(1)
Range
NA, so. Canada to n. Mexico(1)
Remarks
Our sole representative of the tribe Scoloptini Emeljanov 1983(1)
Print References
Ball, E. D. (1930). A new species and variety of Scolops with notes on others (Rhynchota, Fulgoridae). Pan-Pacific Entomologist 7: 9-11.
Ball, E. D. (1937). Some New Fulgoridae from the Western United States. Bulletin of the Brooklyn Entomological Society 32(5): 171-183. (Full Text)
Beamer, R. H. (1929). Scolops osborni in Kansas (Homoptera, Fulgoridae). Journal of the Kansas Entomological Society 2(3): 70-71. (Full Text)
Breakey, E. P. (1928). The Genus Scolops (Homoptera, Fulgoridae). The University of Kansas Science Bulletin 18 (6): 417-455. (Full Text)
Lawson, P. B. & R. H. Beamer. 1930. Some new Scolops with notes on other species. Journal of the Kansas Entomological Society 3(3): 67-72. (Full Text)
Internet References
Genus page - Univ. Delaware(1)