Oratostylum

Torsten Dikow & Jason G. H. Londt, 2000, A review of the genera Anasillomos Londt, 1983, Oratostylum Ricardo, 1925, and Remotomyia Londt, 1983, with description of a new genus and two new species (Diptera: Asilidae: Stenopogoninae), Ann. Natal Mus. 41, pp. 107-121: 112

publication ID

10.5281/zenodo.11581

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:51BDA512-FDDF-435B-9EFA-649F1470641E

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/D62BF107-EEE1-80FA-DC3B-935E33D13007

treatment provided by

Donat

scientific name

Oratostylum
status

 

Oratostylum  Ricardo, 1925

Oratostylum  Ricardo, 1925: 260; Type species: Oratostylum lepidum Ricardo  , 1925: 261, by original designation.

Generic diagnosis (based on all available material):

Antennal style with 3 elements (2 segments and a terminal seta-like element); postpedicel cylindrical to clubbed and longer than scape and pedicel combined; palpi very long, always reaching lower facial margin; facial swelling pronounced in lower and upper parts; proepisternal and pronotal setae weak; basal postpronotal setae well-developed or weak; dorsocentral setae moderately developed and at most 1 pair anterior to transverse suture; cell r 5 open; cell m 3 closed or open; T6-7 setae weak in 9 , erect and not distinctly projecting in any specific direction; _ terminalia with configuration as in Figs 8-13.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Asilidae