Taxon profile


Hemipenthes velutina (Meigen, 1820)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Diptera - true flies, mosquitoes and gnats »  family Bombyliidae - bee flies »  genus Hemipenthes

Scientific synonyms

Anthrax velutina Meigen, 1820
Hemipenthes velutinus (Meigen, 1820)
Anthrax bicincta Wiedemann, 1818
Anthrax bicincta Wiedemann in Meigen, 1820
Nemotelus melanio Pallas in Wiedemann, 1818
Anthrax nycthemera Wiedemann in Meigen, 1820


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Similar species

Hemipenthes maura (Linnaeus, 1758)

Links and literature

EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [130181]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Hemipenthes velutina (Meigen, 1820)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
EN Jedlička L., Kúdela M., Stloukalová V.: Checklist of Diptera of the Czech Republic and Slovakia [] [as Hemipenthes velutinus (Meigen, 1820)]
Data retrieved on: 21 June 2016

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