Anastoechus sp.

Greathead, David J., 2006, New records of Namibian Bombyliidae (Diptera), with notes on some genera and descriptions of new species, Zootaxa 1149 (1), pp. 1-88: 37

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.11646/zootaxa.1149.1.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:015DD261-8C5F-496E-A005-169ECDE3D10A

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/F954D757-F334-FFCD-3666-FD2BFED7FC3D

treatment provided by

Felipe

scientific name

Anastoechus sp.
status

 

Anastoechus sp.  

Material examined. 1♀, Aus, 26°40’S 16°15’E, 3.iii.2000, F.W. & S.K. Gess, visiting yellow daisy, Asteraceae   , 99/00/67 ( AMGS) GoogleMaps   .

Notes. Does not run down in Hesse’s (1938) key. Very small (4 mm); black, legs brown; long golden hair and numerous black bristles; wings smoky, costal cell yellowish; pulvilli as long as claws; proboscis as long as head and thorax; haltere blackish­brown, pale at apex of knob; antenna 4:1:3, apex excavate with bristle; hind femur, one ventral spine.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Bombyliidae

Genus

Anastoechus