Dasypogon melanogaster,

Alvim, Edgar, Ale-Rocha, Rosaly & Bravo, Freddy, 2014, Taxonomic revision of Neodiogmites Carrera, 1949 (Diptera, Asilidae) and description of two new species, Zootaxa 3861 (2), pp. 101-126: 103

publication ID

http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3861.2.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:97566DA4-A444-401D-B980-172F605BBF9B

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/44122B3A-525D-FFB3-A4C9-CB03CBECF9ED

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Dasypogon melanogaster
status

 

The melanogaster  group

Species in this group are characterized by the following set of characters: second segment of palpus inserted on apex of first segment, length of postpedicel less than twice length of scape and pedicel combined, palpus segmentation visible and wing with section R 4 –R 5 less than twice section R 5 –M 1. Hypandrium with posterior margin narrowed and elongated medially, cercus shorter than gonocoxite, spermathecae fusiform with semispherical apex. Four species are included: N. carrerai  ; N. melanogaster  ; N. tenebrosus  and N. carolindae  sp. nov.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Asilidae

Genus

Dasypogon