Machimus delusus (Tucker),

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: 46

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-B80F-E531-63F1-FEB062CAFC4E

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Machimus delusus (Tucker)
status

 

Machimus delusus (Tucker) 

Tolmerus annulipes var delusus Tucker, 1907: 95  .

Recognition characters: Gray brown species; length 16–18 mm; mystax with numerous white setae below and a few black ones above; thorax gray brown, mid-dorsal stripe well defined, bristles on the posterior part prominent and black; wings hyaline, clouded at the apex and posterior border; abdomen gray brown with narrow posterior margin of each segment gray; front femora with the anterior side black, preapical band and the posterior side red; all tibiae and tarsi mostly red, tibiae with a stripe on the anterior side and the apex dark, apex of each tarsal segment brown, dark coloring of hind tibiae more suffused.

Distribution: Recorded from Wyoming by: Fisher & Wilcox (1997), and Geller-Grimm (2018).

Habitat: Grama-buffalo grass grassland vegetation type.

Ethology: Nothing known.

Prey: None known.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Asilidae

Genus

Machimus

Loc

Machimus delusus (Tucker)

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

Tolmerus annulipes var delusus

Tucker, E. S. 1907: 95
1907