Cophura vitripennis (Curran)

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: 82

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-B873-E54D-63F1-FD1262CAFB0F

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Cophura vitripennis (Curran)
status

 

Cophura vitripennis (Curran) 

Buckellia vitripennis Curran, 1927: 85 

Recognition characters: Black species, setae pale with golden tinge; length 6–8 mm; mystax whitish; thorax golden grayish pollinose, becoming more golden above; scutellum with the border broadly bare, with 3 pairs of weak marginal bristles; wings pale cinereous hyaline; abdomen shining black; legs black, broad apices of femora reddish; tibiae except their apices, and the bases of the first two or three tarsal segments pale yellowish, almost yellowish white.

Distribution: Recorded from Wyoming by: Cannings (2013); Fisher & Wilcox (1997); Geller-Grimm (2018).

Habitat: Douglas fir forest and pine-douglas fir forest vegetation types.

Ethology: Nothing known.

Prey: None known.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Asilidae

Genus

Cophura

Loc

Cophura vitripennis (Curran)

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

Buckellia vitripennis

Curran, C. H. 1927: 85