Pheneus opacus, (Coquillett, 1904)

Bueno, Gabriel M., Kehlmaier, Christian & Santos, Charles Morphy D., 2021, A worldwide catalog of the Vermileonidae (Diptera: Brachycera), Zootaxa 5060 (4), pp. 489-514: 502

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.5060.4.2

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:4ABC62E0-9793-48E1-91B1-BCA2787D669B

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5644146

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03BF87C0-FFBF-FFAF-FF4E-B0D0B51A98FD

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scientific name

Pheneus opacus
status

 

opacus ( Coquillett, 1904)  

Pheneus opacus Coquillett, 1904  

Holotype: Male , Orsmsby Co., Nevada, USA ( USNM).  

Dist.: USA: widespread in western states, occurring in California; New Mexico in Bandelier National Monument {35°47’N 106°20’W GoogleMaps   } and Alamogordo {32°53’N 105°57’W GoogleMaps   }; Nevada in Carson City {39°09’N 119°43’W GoogleMaps   }; Utah in Zion NP {37°20’N 113°00’W GoogleMaps   } and Gleendale {37°20’N 112°35’W GoogleMaps   }; Colorado in Mesa Verde NP {37°13’N 108°28’W GoogleMaps   } and Colorado National Monument {39°03’N 108°41’W GoogleMaps   }; and Idaho in Snake River — Jerome Co. [42°29’45.6”N 114°07’51.6”W], GoogleMaps   Deadwood Reservoir — Valley Co. [44°18’10.8”N 115°38’20.4”W], GoogleMaps   Sheep Creek [43°41’42.0”N 115°39’39.6”W], GoogleMaps   Bogus Basin Road [43°43’49.8”N 116°08’20.0”W], GoogleMaps   Shafer Butte [43°47’26.5”N 116°05’39.1”W] GoogleMaps   Boise Co. , Boise [43°36’00.0”N 116°13’00.1”W], GoogleMaps   Luke Peak Reservoir [43°31’24.2”N 116°04’05.5”W], GoogleMaps   Macks Creeks [43°36’41.0”N 115°55’54.8”W], GoogleMaps   Dry Creek [43°41’17.2”N 116°11’10.3”W] GoogleMaps   Ada Co. , Elks Flat Camp Ground [43°32’30.8”N 115°17’51.0”W]— Elmore Co GoogleMaps   .

Refs.: Coquillet, 1904: 21 (des.); Kertész, 1908: 298 (cat. as Pheneus   ); Leonard, 1930: 72–73 (redes.); Wheeler, 1930: 175–176 (comparisons between V. opacus   and V. comstocki   ); DeLeon, 1938: 168 (dist.); Pechuman, 1938: 87–88 (fem. des.), 87 (key); James, 1965: 342 (cat.); Teskey, 1981: 531 (fig.); Nagatomi et al., 1999: 18 (key), 23 (cat.); Petersen & Backer, 2006: 5 (dist.); Kerr, 2010: 58–60, 64 (phyl.); Kehlmaier, 2021: 342 (phyl., dist.).

USNM

Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Vermileonidae

Genus

Pheneus

Loc

Pheneus opacus

Bueno, Gabriel M., Kehlmaier, Christian & Santos, Charles Morphy D. 2021
2021
Loc

Pheneus opacus

Coquillett 1904
1904