Lamyra gulo (Loew)

Dikow, Torsten & Londt, J. G. H., 2000, A review of Lamyra Loew (Diptera: Asilidae: Laphriinae), African Entomology 8 (2), pp. 189-200: 192-196

publication ID

10.5281/zenodo.11279

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http://treatment.plazi.org/id/290714D6-60D8-84B9-2DFC-D16728ED54A6

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scientific name

Lamyra gulo (Loew)
status

 

Lamyra gulo (Loew)  , Figs 4-6, 13, 15

Laphria (Lamyra) gulo Loew  , 1851: 19. View Cited Treatment

It is unnecessary to redescribe this species as Hull (1962) provided a detailed description.

Material examined: BOTSWANA: 2♀, 1♂, Farmer's Brigade, Serowe , 2226BD, i.1986 i.1987, P. Forchhammer, Malaise trap  ; 1♀, Serowe , 2226BD, 29.iv.1985, P. Forchhammer, forestry nursery  ; 1♂, Serowe, 6 km S. , 2226BD, 1300 m, 19.v.1985, P. Forchhammer, forestry nursery, malaise trap  . DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO: 1♂, Pweto [07.23S 28.04E], 8 mi SW, 1080 m, 15.i.1958, Ross & Leech ( CASC)GoogleMaps  ; 1♀, 2♂, Sampwe [09.20S 27.26E], 4 mi S, 980 m, 20.i.1958, Ross & Leech ( CASC)GoogleMaps  ; 1♀, Lulua Luashi [10.56S 23.37E], 1936, F. Freyne ( MRAC)GoogleMaps  ; 3♀, 3♂, Elisabethville [11.40S 27.28E], 9.xii.1929, Bequaert ( MRAC)GoogleMaps  ; 1♂, Elisabethville [11.40S 27.28E], -. xi.1911, Miss Agric. ( MRAC)GoogleMaps  .

1♀, Etosha NP , 18°20, S 16°50, E, 16.ii.1994, Schumann ( ZMHB)GoogleMaps  ; 1♀, Grootfontein, Etosha Pan NP, Namutomi , 18°46'S 16°57'E, 14.iii.1992, F. Koch ( ZMHB)GoogleMaps  ; 1♀, Otjikoto [19.11S 17.33E], ii.1921, H.K. Barnard ( SAMC)GoogleMaps  ; 1♂, Grootfontein , 15 km NE, 19°28'S 18°15'E, 21.111.1984, Stuckenberg & LondtGoogleMaps  ; 1♂, Grootfontein , 4 km N, 19°32'S 18°07'E, 13.iii.1987, R. OberprielerGoogleMaps  ; 1♂, Otavi , 13 km W, 19°38'S 17°14'E, 23.iii.1984, Stuckenberg & Londt, acacia thornveld with little grassGoogleMaps  ; 1♀, 2♂, Grootfontein , 35 km SW, 19°43'S 17°48'E, 21.iii.1984, Stuckenberg & Londt, roadside vegetationGoogleMaps  ; 1♂, Outjo , 18 km W, 20°10'S 15°59'E, 24.111.1984, Stuckenberg & Londt, acacia scrub in open sandy area with grassGoogleMaps  ; 1♀, Khorixas , 36 km S, 20°34'S 14°52'E, 26.iii.1984, Stuckenberg & Londt, roadside flowering shrub (purple)GoogleMaps  ; 1♀, 4♂, Otjiworongo , 87 km SE, 21°03'S 17°10'E, 19.iii.1984, Stuckenberg & Londt, acacia woodland  with long grass in seedGoogleMaps  ; 2♀, Omuramba Omatako River, Osire , 21°05'S 17°15'E, 19.iii.1984, Stuckenberg & Londt, grassy road vergesGoogleMaps  ; 1♀, Otjosondu , 35 km W, 21°12'S 17°31E, 19.iii.1984, Stuckenberg & Londt, mixed acacia woodland  with grassy patchesGoogleMaps  ; 1♀, Omaruru , 21°15'S 16°0'E, 25.iii.1997, F.W. & S.K. Gess ( AMGS)GoogleMaps  ; 2♀, Windhoek distr., 2118CA, 1600 m, 3.ii.1974, M.E. Irwin, sandy river bottom  ; 1♂, Omaruru commonage , 21°26'S 15°57'E, 27.111.1984, Stuckenberg & Londt, acacia savannaGoogleMaps  ; 2♀, 1♂, Omaruru , 21°32'S 15°58'E, 24.iii.1997, F.W. & S.K. Gess ( AMGS)GoogleMaps  ; 2♂, Omaruru , 30 km S, 21°41'S 15°57'E, 27.iii.1984, Stuckenberg & Londt, sparse acacia scrub in cattle pastureGoogleMaps  ; 1♀, Khan River, Karibib , 21°47'S 15°55'E, 27.iii.1984, Stuckenberg & Londt, acacia dry river bedGoogleMaps  ; 1♂, Ameib Ranch , Usakos distr., 21°48'S 15°38'E, 22.xi.1988, M.W. Mansell ( PPRI)GoogleMaps  ; 1♀, Windhoek , 2217CA, 16.iii.1974, R. Oberprieler  ; 1♂, Aris , 30 km S Windhoek, 2217CA, 18.iv.1983, Stuckenberg & Londt, thornveld  ; 1♀, Windhoek , 18 km E, 22°32'S 17°14'E, 16.111.1984, Stuckenberg & Londt, damp river bed with acacia stony groundGoogleMaps  ; 1♀, 1♂, Farm Valencia , Windhoek distr. [22.35S 17.05E], 14-24.iv.1972, Strydom & JonesGoogleMaps  ; 1♂, Farm Portsmut , Windhoek distr. [22.35S 17.05E], 14.-24.iv.1972, Strydom & JonesGoogleMaps  ; 1♂, Leonardville , 2316DD, 9.ii.1984, V.B. Whitehead ( SAMC)  ; 1♀, Quickborn , 19.v.1930, Bradfield ( AMGS)  . SOUTH AFRICA: 1♀, Kruger Nat. Park , 22°26'S 31°12'E, 264 m, 20-24.i.1985, Prinsloo ( PPRI)GoogleMaps  ; 1♀, Venda Nwanedi Resort , 22°38'S 30°24'E, 550 m, 5-9.ii.1994, R. Oberprieler ( PPRI)GoogleMaps  ; 2♀, Kruger Nat. Park, Onder Sabie [23.50S 31.30E], 2.vi.1969 21.v.1969, Strydom ( PPRI)GoogleMaps  ; 1♀, 1♂, Kruger Nat. Park, Crocodile Bridge [23.50S 31.30E], 20.v.1969, Strydom ( PPRI)GoogleMaps  ; 1♀, 5♂, Waterberg distr. [24.00S 28.00E], 1898-1899, V. JutrzenckaGoogleMaps  ; 1♂, Kruger National Park, vicinity of Skukuza , 2431DC, 9-12.iv.1983, J. Londt, bushveld  ; 1♂, Kruger National Park, Skukuza , 2431DC, 1-3.iii.1982, R. Miller & P. Stabbins, Malaise trap  ; 1♀, Kruger Nat. Park, Skukuza , 24°59'S 31°55'E, 26.v.1969, Strydom ( PPRI)GoogleMaps  ; 2♀, Kruger Nat. Park, Skukuza , 24°59'S 31°55'E, 20.i.1984, M.W. Mansell ( PPRI)GoogleMaps  ; 1♂, Loskopdam Nature Reserve , 25°25'S 29°20'E, 9-13.ii.1981, Van Tonder & Kok ( PPRI)GoogleMaps  ; 1♂, Krokodil Drift, Brakkloof Swartruggens , 2526BD0, 20.111.1984, E. Pinhey  ; 1♂, Pretoria, Transvaal , 2528CA0, 6.iii.1971, D.H. Jacobs  ; 2♂, Malelane , 2531CB0, ii.1915, Roberts  ; 1♂, Marico, Transvaal i.1907, Dr Brauns  ; 1♀, Saltpan Pta. , 2528AC0 20.ix.1936, G. van Son  ,

2♀, Hotazel , 20 km N, 27°07'S 22°59'E, 1050 m, 14.iii.1991, Whittington & Londt, Kuruman river banksGoogleMaps  ; 2♀, Hotazel , 27°10'S 22°55'E, 2.iii.1989, L. SchoemanGoogleMaps  ; 4♀, Itala Game Reserve , 27°30'S 31°12'E, 690 m, 24& 25.ii.1993, O. BourquinGoogleMaps  ; 1♀, 2♂, Mkuze Game Reserve [27.30S 32.30E], various dates, Weaving ( AMGS)GoogleMaps  ; 2♂, Ingwavuma distr., 2732AC, 27.ii.1971, B. & P. Stuckenberg  ; 2♀, Itala Game Reserve , 27°34'31"S 31°13'45"E, 1120 m, 22.ii.1996, O. Bourquin, rocky grasslandGoogleMaps  ; 4♀, Kube Yeni Nature Reserve , 27°48'S 32°14'E, 360 m, 10-14.i.1994, Natal Museum ExpeditionGoogleMaps  ; 1♀, Hluhluwe , 28°07'S 32°20'E, 16 m, 14.v.1992, P. AtkinsonGoogleMaps  ; 1♂, Hluhluwe/Umfolozi Reserve , 28°09'S 32°02'E, 160 m, 29.xii.-3.i.1995 /1996, J. Londt & K. Craddock, Munyaweni camp areaGoogleMaps  ; 2♀, Upington , 26 km E, 28°23'S 21°29'E, 950 m, 16.iii.1991, Whittington & Londt, permanent dunesGoogleMaps  ; 1♀, Kimberley , 22 km SW, 28°50'S 24°33'E, 1150 m, 19.iii.1991, Whittington & Londt, overgrazed acaciaveldGoogleMaps  ; 1♀, Douglas , 45 km NE, 28°56'S 24°13'E, 1150 m, 19.iii.1991, Whittington & LondtGoogleMaps  ; 1♀, 1♂, Umfolosi Game Reserve [28.09S 32.02E], 18-20.ii.1987, Weaving ( AMGS)GoogleMaps  ; 1♀ holotype,' Port Natal/Bohem S. ' [ Durban = 29.51S 31.01E] ( ZMHB)GoogleMaps  ; 1♀, Oukloof, Beaufort West [33.15S 22.06E], i.1949, Zinn-Hesse ( SAMC)GoogleMaps  ; 1♀, Nieuveld escarpment Rietvlei , i.1949, Zinn-Hesse ( SAMC)  ; 1♀, 1♂, junction Crocodile &Marico River , ii.1918, R. Tucker ( SAMC)  . SUDAN: 1♂, Chartum [15.35N 32.32E], Vierthaler ( ZMHB)GoogleMaps  . SWAZILAND: 1♂, Sand River Reservoir , 25°59'S 31°42'E, 300 m, 26.iv.1991, Londt & Schoeman, woodland  GoogleMaps  ; 2♀, Mbuluzi Nature Reserve , 26°08'S 32°00'E, 200 m, 25.iv.1991, Londt & Schoeman, mixed woodland  GoogleMaps  ; 1♀, Ngogolo , 13 km N, 26°19'S 31°38'E, 300 m, 22.-24.iv.1991, Londt & Schoeman, bushveldGoogleMaps  . TANZANIA: 6♀, 5♂ 1?, Itigi [05.42S 34.29E], 20 mi SW, 4300 ft, 28.i.1970, Irwin & Ross ( CASC)GoogleMaps  ; 1♀, Linbi , xii.1896, Reimer ( ZMHB)  ; 1♀, Tanganjika, Botem ( ZMHB)  . UGANDA: 1♀, Koputh [03.22N 34.06E], 14.viii.1958, J. BowdenGoogleMaps  . ZAMBIA: 1♀, Kalambo Falls, Abercorn [09.00S 31.00E], 1200 m, 18.ii.1958, Ross & Leech ( CASC)GoogleMaps  ; 3♂, Muyombe [10.36S 33.28E], 17 mi N, 1500 m, 20.11.1958, Ross & Leech ( CASC)GoogleMaps  ; 1♀, Chingola [12.32S 27.57E], 10 mi N, 1330 m, 8.ii.1958, Ross & Leech ( CASC)GoogleMaps  ; 1♀, Ndola [13.00S 28.35E], 8 mi SW, 1310 m, 9.ii.1958, Ross & Leech ( CASC)GoogleMaps  ; 1♀, Chirundu [16.02S 28.51E], 33 mi SE, 1170 m, 8.111.1958, Ross & Leech ( CASC)GoogleMaps  ; 2♀, Choma Nansai Farm , 16°45'S 27°00'E, 10.ii.1994, E. Bruce-Miller ( AMGS)GoogleMaps  ; 1♀, Livingstone [17.45S 25.50E], 24 mi N, 1180 m, 5.iii.1958, Ross & Leech ( CASC)GoogleMaps  . ZIMBABWE: 1♂, Rekomitjie Res. Stat ., 16°10'S 29°25'E, 500-600 m, 13.ii.-13.iii.1992, Groenendijk, malaise trap ( MRAC)GoogleMaps  ; 3♂, Arcturus Salisbury [17.47S 31.19E], 1916, Dr Melle ( SAMC)GoogleMaps  ; 1♂, Matelesi [18.03S 26.36E], iv.1934, R.H.P. Stevenson ( SAMC)GoogleMaps  ; 1♀, 1♂, Nyachowa Falls, Umtali [18.58S 32.40E], 16.i.1955, B. R. S. P. GGoogleMaps  .; 2♂, Umtali Cross Kopie [18.58S 32.40E], 23.iii.1964, D. CooksonGoogleMaps  ; 1♀, Rundi River , 19°01'S 31°35'E, 3.iii.1994, L. SchoemanGoogleMaps  ; 1♂, Vumba , 19°05'S 32°45'E, 16.iii.1994, L. SchoemanGoogleMaps  ; 1♂, Mapembi S.R. [19.05S 32.22E], 29.i.1964, D.M. CooksonGoogleMaps  ; 1♂, Burma Valley , 19°11'S 32°47'E, 13.iii. 1994, L. SchoemanGoogleMaps  ; 1♀, Tsetse Fly Ops. , 17.v.1956  .

Material not examined ( BMNH records supplied by J. Chainey): ANGOLA: 2♂, Rocadas [16.43S 15.01E], 30.iii.1972, B.M. Southern Africa ExpeditionGoogleMaps  ; 1♂, 1 unsexed, Monteiro   . DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO: 1♂, S.E. Katanga [10.00S 27.30E], 10-11.xii.1907, S.A. NeaveGoogleMaps  ; 1♂, Katanga [10.00S 27.30E], Mpika , i.1908, S.A. NeaveGoogleMaps  . ETHIOPIA: 2♀, 2♂, Riv. Errer [09.59N 41.19E], S. KristensenGoogleMaps  . KENYA: 1♂, Karamoja [01.01N 34.52E], Mt. Labwor , iv.1950, van SomerenGoogleMaps  ; 1♀, 1♂, Garissa Road, Ukazzi hill [00.49S 38.22E], xii.1948, van SomerenGoogleMaps  ; 1♀, Makueni [01.48S 37.37E], Ukamba , v.1947, van SomerenGoogleMaps  ; 1♀, 1♂, Kima [01.57S 37.15E], v.1946, van SomerenGoogleMaps  ; 1♀, 1♂, Rabai [03.56S 39.34E], v.1928, van SomerenGoogleMaps  ; 1♀, 2♂, Shimba Hills [04.13S 39.25E], 11.vi.1973, D.J. GreatheadGoogleMaps  ; 1♂, Masai, near Orgisaille , 23.vi.1974, D.J. Greathead  . TANZANIA: 1♀, 1♂ [in copula], 04°30'S 32°45'E, 8.i.1917, G.D.H. CarpenterGoogleMaps  ; 1♀, Kilimandjaro [05.23S 38.03E]GoogleMaps  ; 1♀, Morogoro [06.50S 37.45E], 15.v.1917, A. LoveridgeGoogleMaps  .

CASC

USA, California, San Francisco, California Academy of Sciences

MRAC

Belgium, Tervuren, Musee Royal de l'Afrique Centrale

NMNW

Namibia, Windhoek, National Museum of Namibia

ZMHB

Germany, Berlin, Museum fuer Naturkunde der Humboldt-Universitaet

SAMC

South Africa, Cape Town, Iziko Museum of Capetown (formerly South African Museum)

AMGS

South Africa, Cape Province, Grahamstown, Albany Museum

PPRI

South Africa, Gauteng, Pretoria, Plant Protection Research Institute

BMNH

United Kingdom, London, The Natural History Museum [formerly British Museum (Natural History)]

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Asilidae

Genus

Lamyra