Ospriocerus nitens (Coquillett)

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: 104-105

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-B845-E574-63F1-F92662CAFE40

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scientific name

Ospriocerus nitens (Coquillett)
status

 

Ospriocerus nitens (Coquillett) 

Stenopogon nitens Coquillett, 1904: 34  .

Recognition characters: Black species; length 16–21 mm; mystax white; antennal style short; thorax grayish pollinose, bristles white laterally, black on metanotal declivity; scutellum black, bristles white; wings blackish, tinged with yellowish in the costal-basal area; abdomen polished black, tergites 2–5 white pollinose on the posterior corners; legs except coxae, black; setae on ventral side of fore tibiae mainly whitish, some pubescence on fore tibiae golden yellow.

Distribution: SHERIDAN: Sheridan, WANG, LTA, 29–30 July 2010 ( BCK, DAL) ( CSU, GMAD).

Habitat: Grama-needlegrass-wheatgrass grassland vegetation type.

Ethology: Nothing known.

Prey: None known.

DAL

Dalhousie University

CSU

Colorado State University

Kingdom

Animalia

Genus

Ospriocerus

Loc

Ospriocerus nitens (Coquillett)

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

Stenopogon nitens

Coquillett, D. W. 1904: 34