Cophura sculleni Wilcox

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-FF0062CAFD66

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Cophura sculleni Wilcox
status

 

Cophura sculleni Wilcox 

Cophura sculleni Wilcox, 1937: 39  .

Recognition characters: Orange and black species; length 7–9 mm; mystax white; thorax brownish gray pollinose; scutellar bristles 4, white; wings dark brown on basal half apical half hyaline; abdomen orange; femora and tibiae orange with apex of tibiae gray to black.

Distribution: LARAMIE: 1 Sept. 1943 ( REP). PLATTE: Chugwater, 21 July 1955 ( RF); Guernsey, 23 June–1 Sept. (SD, REP).

Habitat: Grama-needlegrass-wheatgrass grassland vegetation type.

Ethology: Nothing known.

Prey: None known.

REP

Desert Experiment Station of the W.I.R.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Asilidae

Genus

Cophura

Loc

Cophura sculleni Wilcox

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

Cophura sculleni

Wilcox, J. 1937: 39