Dasypogoninae

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: 80

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-B86D-E553-63F1-FC1F66F0FAE4

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Dasypogoninae
status

 

Subfamily Dasypogoninae 

Genera found in Wyoming: Comantella  , Cophura  , Diogmites  , Lestomyia  , and Omninablautus  .

Key to Genera [adapted from Nelson (1987); Wood (1981)]

1 Stout terminal differentiated, hooked spur on ventral surface of fore tibiae, arising from a large basal tubercle, meeting a raised denticulate area on basitarsus............................................................................ 2

- Thin terminal differentiated, sigmoid spur on ventral surface of fore tibiae not arising from a large basal tubercle and not meeting a denticulate area on basitarsus....................................................................... 3

2 Face swollen or with gibbosity, setae on lower two-thirds; strong notopleural and dorsocentral bristles present..... Lestomyia 

- Face flattened, setae confined to lower one-third or less; notopleural bristles absent.......................... Diogmites 

3 Pulvilli present....................................................................................... 4

- Pulvilli absent............................................................................. Omninablautus 

4 Face with pronounced gibbosity on lower two-thirds or more; anterior mesonotum with a mane like crest of setae on midline............................................................................................ Comantella 

- Face flat or slightly rounded; without mesonotal crest of setae on midline................................... Cophura 

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Asilidae