Empodiodes whittingtoni Londt, 1992

Londt, Jason G. H., 2019, A revision of Empodiodes Oldroyd, 1972 with the descriptions of two new species from South Africa (Diptera, Asilidae, Stenopogoninae), African Invertebrates 60 (1), pp. 67-82: 67

publication ID

http://dx.doi.org/10.3897/afrinvertebr.60.33075

publication LSID

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scientific name

Empodiodes whittingtoni Londt, 1992
status

 

Empodiodes whittingtoni Londt, 1992   Figs 2 View Figure 2 , 15 View Figure 15

Empodiodes whittingtoni   Londt, 1992: 62-63 (figs 25 antenna, 26 prosternum, 27 metathoracic tarsal appendages, 28 empodium, 29-31 ♂ terminalia);

Material.

SOUTH AFRICA: 1♂ holotype ' S Africa: Cape #33 / 23 km SE of Middelpos / 32°01'S, 20°25'E 1200m / Date: 28.xi.1990 / Whittington & Londt / Banks of Visrivier' NMSA-DIP 74273 ( NMSA) GoogleMaps   .

Distribution, phenology and biology.

Recorded only from the type locality in the Northern Cape Province of South Africa (Fig. 16 View Figure 16 ) and collected sympatrically with E. melanoscopaeus   in November (Table 1), resting on a rock. While the type locality was not photographed, Fig. 2 View Figure 2 provides an impression of the habitat in the vicinity of the type locality.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Asilidae

Genus

Empodiodes

Loc

Empodiodes whittingtoni Londt, 1992

Londt, Jason G. H. 2019
2019
Loc

Empodiodes whittingtoni

Londt 1992
1992