Callinicus pictitarsis (Bigot)

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: 102

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-B847-E579-63F1-FF0062C1FDDD

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Callinicus pictitarsis (Bigot)
status

 

Callinicus pictitarsis (Bigot) 

Laparus pictitarsis Bigot, 1878: 417  .

Recognition characters: Black and yellow to orange species; length 10–16 mm; mystax yellow to orangeish; thorax yellow pollinose; mesonotum central strip widely separated; scutellar setae and bristles shining yellow; wings hyaline; abdominal segments 2–5 mostly bright yellow pollinose; femora, in particular hind femora, may have an apical dorsal black stripe; tarsal segments yellowish to orange, black apically; setae and bristles mixed black to orangeish.

Distribution: Recorded from Wyoming by Back (1909) [as Chrysoceria pictitarsis  ; near Lander, 1,524 –2,438 m (5,000 to 8,000 ft) elevation]; Geller-Grimm (2018).

Habitat: Douglas fir forest, wheatgrass-needlegrass shrub steppe shrub and grassland.

Ethology: Nothing known.

Prey: None Known.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Asilidae

Genus

Callinicus

Loc

Callinicus pictitarsis (Bigot)

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

Laparus pictitarsis

Bigot, J. M. F. 1878: 417