Remotomyia, Londt, 1983

Londt, Jason G. H., 1983, The Genus Daspletis Loew, 1858 And The Description Of Two New Genera, Anasillomos And Remotomyia (Diptera: Asilidae: Stenopogoninae), Journal of the Entomological Society of Southern Africa 46 (2), pp. 283-308: 301

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.5281/zenodo.11781

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:B9781793-EDAD-4863-B31E-C1200459ADDB

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4333128

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/506A1E24-E05F-BC67-FD4D-F106F4D65F07

treatment provided by

Torsten

scientific name

Remotomyia
status

gen. nov.

Remotomyia   gen. nov.

Derivation: L. remotus; ='- remote; G. myia = fly. Refers to the fact that flies of this group inhabit remote areas.

Type species: Daspletis albosetatus Hull, 1967   by present designation.

Diagnosis: Stenopogonine flies with the following combination of characters: Antenna with well-developed microsegment and enlarged scape (medially) and scutellum with strong bristles; propleuron and lateral lobes of pronotum with fine setae only - no strong bristles; palps usually less than half the length of the proboscis (except in langipalpus); facial swelling not markedly projecting in dorsal part ( Fig. 36 View Figs 35-39 ); É? with setae of abdominal segments 6 and 7 anteriorly directed (those on segments 1-5 posteriorly directed).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Asilidae