Negasilus gramalis (Adisoemarto)

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: 52

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-B811-E52F-63F1-FD1262CAFB2B

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Plazi

scientific name

Negasilus gramalis (Adisoemarto)
status

 

Negasilus gramalis (Adisoemarto) 

Asilus gramalis Adisoemarto, 1967: 64  .

Recognition characters: Golden species; length 9–13 mm; mystax mostly white, three black bristles on top and few on lower corners; thorax golden yellow pollinose; scutellum golden yellow pollinose with two marginal scutellar bristles; wings hyaline; abdomen grayish yellow pollinose; legs, femora black with reddish brown streaks on ventroposterior sides; tibiae reddish brown, black apically; tarsi reddish brown.

Distribution: Yellowstone National Park: 11 km NW Continental Divide on Highway 16, elevation 2,733 m (9,000 ft), 20 July 1964 ( TEK) (specimen in CAS).

Habitat: Douglas fir forest (clearings within the forest where shrubs and grasses are dominant), and sagebrush steppe shrub and grassland vegetation types.

Ethology: Nothing known.

Prey: None known.

CAS

California Academy of Sciences

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Asilidae

Genus

Negasilus

Loc

Negasilus gramalis (Adisoemarto)

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

Asilus gramalis

Adisoemarto, S. 1967: 64