Proctacanthella exquisita (Osten-Sacken)

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: 56

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-B815-E52B-63F1-FB3E62CAF933

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Proctacanthella exquisita (Osten-Sacken)
status

 

Proctacanthella exquisita (Osten-Sacken) 

Proctacanthus exquisitus Osten-Sacken, 1887: 206  .

Recognition characters: Yellowish gray species; length 19–25 mm; mystax white; thorax yellow gray pollinose; scutellar setae and bristles pale yellowish white; wings subhyaline; abdomen yellowish gray; male hypandrium with a medial fan of white setae on each side; female eighth abdominal segment reddish brown; legs fore and mid femora reddish, hind femora black with posterior reddish stripe, tibiae dark reddish to black, densely covered with white setae, bristles mostly whitish.

Distribution: FREMONT: Lander, WANG, LTA, 2 July 2005 ( CSU, GMAD).

Habitat: Wheatgrass-needlegrass shrub steppe shrub and grassland vegetation type.

Ethology: Nothing known.

Prey: None known.

CSU

Colorado State University

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Asilidae

Genus

Proctacanthella

Loc

Proctacanthella exquisita (Osten-Sacken)

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

Proctacanthus exquisitus

Osten-Sacken, C. R. 1887: 206