Laphria aimatis McAtee

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: 90

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-B87B-E545-63F1-FF0062CAFD66

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Laphria aimatis McAtee
status

 

Laphria aimatis McAtee 

Laphria aimatis McAtee, 1918: 160  .1

Recognition characters: Black and orange species; length 18–21 mm; mystax black; thorax faintly gray pollinose, appearing black to the naked eye; scutellar setae and bristles black; wings blackish, abdomen segment 1 and 2 black, segments 3–6 with short orange pile dorsally, lateral setae of abdominal segment 1 white; legs black, setae on legs white, bristles black.

Distribution: PLATTE: El Rancho (roadhouse), Dwyer, 3 May 1962 ( RJL).

Habitat: Grama-needlegrass-wheatgrass grassland vegetation type.

Ethology: Nothing known.

Prey: None known.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Asilidae

Genus

Laphria

Loc

Laphria aimatis McAtee

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

Laphria aimatis

McAtee, W. L. 1918: 160