Proctacanthella Bromley

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: 55

publication ID

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

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:366A1E81-946C-4ED4-8A65-C51151FE87CC

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/7708F17A-B814-E52A-63F1-FAEC66F0F8CD

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Proctacanthella Bromley
status

 

Proctacanthella Bromley 

Proctacanthella Bromley, 1934: 96  .

Species found in Wyoming: Proctacanthella cacopiloga  , P. exquisita  , and P. leucopogon  .

Key to Species [adapted from Hine (1909); Wilcox (1965b)]

1 Anterior crossvein at or before middle of discal cell; upper male forceps (epandria) subequal in length to the lower ones, male genitalia tipped with pencil of fine white setae......................................... Proctacanthella cacopiloga 

- Anterior crossvein beyond middle of discal cell; upper male forceps longer than the lower ones....................... 2

2 Abdomen yellowish gray pollinose with a narrow brown dorsal stripe that is more prominent on segments 2–5; upper male forceps protruding 1/3 their length beyond the lower ones; male hypandrium with a medial fan of white setae on each side................................................................................... Proctacanthella exquisita 

- Abdomen brownish pollinose with gray margins; upper male forceps protruding half their length beyond the lower ones; male genitalia without a terminal pencil of setae........................................... Proctacanthella leucopogon 

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Asilidae

Loc

Proctacanthella Bromley

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

Proctacanthella Bromley, 1934: 96

Bromley, S. W. 1934: 96