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Species Scolops sulcipes - The Partridge Bug

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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 (Planthoppers)
Superfamily Fulgoroidea
Family Dictyopharidae (Dictyopharid Planthoppers)
Subfamily Dictyopharinae
Tribe Scoloptini
Genus Scolops
No Taxon (Subgenus Scolops)
Species sulcipes (The Partridge Bug)
Explanation of Names
Scolops sulcipes (Say 1825)
Size
5-7 mm
Identification
The dense meshwork of veins in the wing tips is distinctive. --Andy Hamilton
Range
transcontinental (NB-BC to FL-TX-AZ-OR)(1)
Food
host: Convolvulus (bindweed, Convolvulaceae)(1)