Holopogon atripennis Back,

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: 78

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-B86F-E551-63F1-FA4862CAF8CA

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Holopogon atripennis Back
status

 

Holopogon atripennis Back 

Holopogon atripennis Back, 1909: 312  .

Recognition characters: Blackish species; length 5–7 mm; mystax white; thorax gray pollinose, pilosity less dense than preceding setae on abdominal segment 1 only; wings brown; legs black, setae and bristles white on femora and tibiae, black on tarsi.

Distribution: PLATTE: 64 km NE of Laramie, 13 July 1937 ( RHB-UK): Laramie Peak, Laramie Mtns.; 17 July 1964 ( RJL, FRH).

Habitat: Grama-needlegrass-wheatgrass grassland vegetation type. Local population occurred in stand of mountain mahogany on edge of clearing, on mountainside.

Ethology: Rests on and forages from tips of dead branches of mountain mahogany 0.6– 1 m above the ground.

Prey: None known.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Asilidae

Genus

Holopogon

Loc

Holopogon atripennis Back

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

Holopogon atripennis

Back, E. A. 1909: 312
1909