Willistonininae

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: 117

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-B856-E568-63F1-FD3766F0FB6D

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Willistonininae
status

 

Subfamily Willistonininae 

Genera found in Wyoming: Ablautus  and Willistonina  .

Key to Genera [adapted from Wood (1981)]

1 Frons greatly expanded toward vertex; vertex, measured from above between eyes, at least 1.7 times as wide as face at level of antennae; face plane or slightly convex; mystax confined to lower margin consisting of 6–12 pairs of straight to moderately stout bristles; body and legs without scale-like setae.............................. Willistonina bilineata nigrofemorata 

- Sides of frons usually more or less parallel or converging toward vertex, but if expanded, only slightly so; mystax occupying lower half or more of face; thorax, legs, pronotum with appressed white scale-like setae....................... Ablautus 

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Asilidae