Promachus fitchii (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: 60

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-B819-E527-63F1-FDF462CAFB6E

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Plazi

scientific name

Promachus fitchii (Osten-Sacken)
status

 

Promachus fitchii (Osten-Sacken) 

Promachus fitchii Osten-Sacken, 1878: 78  , 234.

Recognition characters: Golden brown to brownish species; 22–30 mm; mystax yellowish; thorax yellowish brown pollinose above with anterior short black setae and posteriorly longer black setae and bristles; scutellum with numerous yellow setae and a few black bristles; wings pale reddish brown to brownish tinge; abdominal segments brownish above, reddish to yellowish brown below with short yellow setae; male genitalia almost as long as abdominal segments 5–7, dorsally with silvery white setae; legs yellowish red, setae yellow, bristles black.

Distribution: SHERIDAN: Sheridan, WANG, LTA, 2001a ( CSU, GMAD).

Habitat: Grama-needlegrass-wheatgrass grassland vegetation type.

Ethology: Nothing known.

Prey: None known.

CSU

Colorado State University

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Asilidae

Genus

Promachus

Loc

Promachus fitchii (Osten-Sacken)

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

Promachus fitchii

Osten-Sacken, C. R. 1878: 78