Carinefferia subcuprea (Schaeffer)

Lavigne, Robert J. & Dennis, Steve, 2019, Robber flies (Insecta: Diptera: Asilidae) of Wyoming, USA with keys to genera and species, Zootaxa 4662 (1), pp. 1-126: 37-38

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4662.1.1

publication LSID

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persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/7708F17A-B806-E539-63F1-F8E962CAFD44

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scientific name

Carinefferia subcuprea (Schaeffer)
status

 

Carinefferia subcuprea (Schaeffer) 

Erax subcuprea Schaeffer, 1916: 66  . Recognition characters: Blackish gray and silver species; length 14–18 mm; mystax black intermixed with white setae; conspicuous mane of black bristles on the centrodorsal line of mesonotum, posterior 1/8th partly composed of white setae; mesonotal bristles black, setae mostly black in males, mostly white in females; meral bristles black with few white setae intermixed; scutellar setae white, dense, marginal bristles black; in males abdominal segments 2 and 3 apically, wholly and 7 basally silvery white pollinose with long white setae on tergites 2–6 parted in middle and directed outward; legs femora black, tibiae and tarsi brown. See C. costalis  .

Distribution: ALBANY: Pole Mt., 8 July 1961 ( RJL). Recorded from Wyoming by: Adisoemarto (1967) (Stewart R. Sta., as Nerax subcupreus  ); Geller-Grimm (2018).

Habitat: Pine-douglas fir forest vegetation type.

Ethology: Nothing known.

Prey: None known.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Asilidae

Genus

Carinefferia

Loc

Carinefferia subcuprea (Schaeffer)

Lavigne, Robert J. & Dennis, Steve 2019
2019
Loc

Erax subcuprea

Schaeffer 1916: 66
1916