Laphystia rubra Hull

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: 95

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-B87C-E542-63F1-FD3662CAFB2B

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Laphystia rubra Hull
status

 

Laphystia rubra Hull 

Laphystia rubra Hull, 1957: 74  .

Recognition characters: Gray and reddish brown species; length 8–9 mm; mystax white to brownish yellow bristles; thorax gray pollinose; scutellum with golden tinge because of short appressed setae; abdomen reddish brown, setae short, appressed, golden, bristles yellowish white with from 25 on sides of each segment; dense grayish golden pollen on sides of all segments; femora yellowish gray pollinose, dorsal 4/5 of fore, 1/2 of middle, and entire hind pair brown apically; basal 1/2 of tibiae yellowish; setae and bristles white.

Distribution: SWEETWATER: N. Rock Springs, 28 July 1964 ( RJL) (specimen in NMSCA).

Habitat: Sagebrush steppe shrub and grassland vegetation type.

Ethology: Nothing known.

Prey: None known.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Asilidae

Genus

Laphystia

Loc

Laphystia rubra Hull

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

Laphystia rubra

Hull, F. M. 1957: 74