Promachus magnus Bellardi

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: 60

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-B819-E527-63F1-FB1B62CAF917

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Plazi

scientific name

Promachus magnus Bellardi
status

 

Promachus magnus Bellardi 

Promachus magnus Bellardi, 1861: 26  .

Recognition characters: Dark grayish black species; length 27–35 mm; mystax white; thorax dark reddish with narrow gray dorsal stripes; scutellum with sparse white setae, black bristles rare; wings reddish hyaline, slightly darker at the apex; abdominal segments black above with gray posterior borders; male genitalia densely silvery pilose above; legs very dark reddish.

Distribution: Recorded in Wyoming by Dennis & Lavigne (2007) (Platte and Sweetwater Counties).

Habitat: Sagebrush steppe shrub and grassland, and grama-needlegrass-wheatgrass grassland vegetation types.

Ethology: Nothing known.

Prey: None known.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Asilidae

Genus

Promachus

Loc

Promachus magnus Bellardi

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

Promachus magnus

Bellardi, L. 1861: 26