oa Journal of the Entomological Society of Southern Africa - Systematic and biological notes on some brachycerous Diptera of Southern Rhodesia

Volume 2, Issue 1
  • ISSN : 0013-8789



The following paper consists of short systematic and biological notes on some Stratiomyidae and Asilidae of Southern Rhodesia. The immature stages of Ptecticus posticus Wied., N eolophonotus porcellus Speis., and Promachus negligens Ad. are descriptionbed, and notes are given on the distribution and habits of some little-known Dasypogonine ""robber flies"". Lasiocnemus fascipennis n.sp. from S. Rhodesia and N.W. Tanganyika, and Stichopogon maculipennis n.sp. from Urungwe, Lomagundi district, are descriptionbed.

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