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Photos of insects and people from the 2022 BugGuide gathering in New Mexico, July 20-24

National Moth Week was July 23-31, 2022! See moth submissions.

Photos of insects and people from the Spring 2021 gathering in Louisiana, April 28-May 2

Photos of insects and people from the 2019 gathering in Louisiana, July 25-27

Photos of insects and people from the 2018 gathering in Virginia, July 27-29

Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

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Genus Pelitropis

Hopper Nymph ID - Pelitropis rotulata 050512Hopper1 - Pelitropis rotulata Pelitropis rotulata Hopper Nymph - Pelitropis rotulata Hopper  - Pelitropis rotulata Cicadellidae or Delphacidae? - Pelitropis rotulata Planthopper - Pelitropis rotulata Leafhopper? - Pelitropis rotulata
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 Tropiduchidae (Tropiduchid Planthoppers)
Tribe Tangiini
Genus Pelitropis
Explanation of Names
Pelitropis Van Duzee 1908
a single species in our area, 4 spp. total(1)
se US & the Caribbean(1)
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