Holopogon vockerothi Martin

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-FEB062CAFC6A

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Holopogon vockerothi Martin
status

 

Holopogon vockerothi Martin 

Holopogon vockerothi Martin, 1959: 31  .

Recognition characters: Blackish species; length 7 mm; mystax blackish brown with some pale setae; thorax brown pollinose with brown setae, thinner medially than laterally and along the anterior margin; wings hyaline, slightly tinged with sparse, brown microtrichia, pale setae at base of costal vein; abdomen shining blue-black, brown setae dorsally; legs black; hind femora with apical half of dorsal surface with sparse, reddish brown, recumbent setae, basal half with white, erect setae; hind tibiae with dense short, orange-yellow setae ventrally, dark reddish brown setae anteriorly and posteriorly.

Distribution: PLATTE: Fort Laramie to Wheatland Road 11, 13 km SW of Fort Laramie, 28 July 1984 ( HBL) (specimen in CAS).

Habitat: Grama-needlegrass-wheatgrass grassland vegetation type.

Ethology: None known.

Prey: None known.

CAS

California Academy of Sciences

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Asilidae

Genus

Holopogon

Loc

Holopogon vockerothi Martin

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

Holopogon vockerothi

Martin, C. H. 1959: 31