Leptogaster coloradensis James

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: 98

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-B843-E57D-63F1-FDF562CAFB6E

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scientific name

Leptogaster coloradensis James
status

 

Leptogaster coloradensis James 

Leptogaster coloradensis James, 1937: 14  .

Recognition characters: Grayish brown species; length 7–10 mm; mystax straw white; thorax silvery gray pollinose laterally and brown pollinose dorsally; scutellum gray pollinose lacking bristles, few white marginal setae present; abdomen gray pollinose laterally and brown pollinose dorsally; legs yellow with only the apical fifth of hind tibiae brown.

Distribution: PLATTE: Hartville, 19 June 1963 ( RJL). SHERIDAN: 31 May 1946 ( REP). Recorded from Wyoming by: Adisoemarto (1967); Geller-Grimm (2018).

Habitat: Grama-needlegrass-wheatgrass grassland vegetation type.

Ethology: Nothing known.

Prey: None known.

REP

Desert Experiment Station of the W.I.R.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Asilidae

Genus

Leptogaster

Loc

Leptogaster coloradensis James

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

Leptogaster coloradensis

James, M. T. 1937: 14