Leptogaster murinus Loew,

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: 99

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-B840-E57E-63F1-FED562C1FC4D

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Leptogaster murinus Loew
status

 

Leptogaster murinus Loew 

Leptogaster murinus Loew, 1862: 190  .

Recognition characters: Brownish species; length 7–13 mm; mystax white; thorax silvery gray pollinose laterally and brown dorsally; scutellum gray pollinose lacking bristles, few white marginal setae present; wings with brownish aspect; abdomen brown and gray pollinose; legs yellow with only the apical third of hind tibiae brown.

Distribution: PLATTE: Gray Rocks Ranch, Camp Guernsey, 25 June 2008 ( CSU, GMAD). SHERIDAN: Sheridan, 6 June 1947; 10 June 1947 ( REP); Sheridan, WANG, LTA, 2001a ( CSU, GMAD), 14–15 June 2007 ( CSU, GMAD). WYOMING: 1881 ( HKM) (specimen USNM); unknown (specimen in USNM).

Habitat: Grama-needlegrass-wheatgrass and grama-buffalo grass grassland vegetation types.

Ethology: Nothing known.

Prey: None Known.

CSU

Colorado State University

REP

Desert Experiment Station of the W.I.R.

USNM

Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Asilidae

Genus

Leptogaster

Loc

Leptogaster murinus Loew

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

Leptogaster murinus

Loew, H. 1862: 190
1862