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Promachus bastardii

Synonyms: Asilus laevinus; Asilus ultimus; Promachus philadelphicus; Trupanea rubiginis

Prey / Diet

Alysson melleus[1]
Amblyteles nubivagus <Unverified Name>[1]
Anthophora abrupta (miner bee)[1]
Apis mellifera (honey bee)[1]
Bombus fervidus (Golden northern bumble bee)[1]
Callopistria cordata[1]
Camposomeris plumipes <Unverified Name>[1]
Diabrotica undecimpunctata (Spotted cucumber beetle)[1]
Diogmites discolor[1]
Halictus ligatus[1]
Halictus rubicundus[1]
Hoplia equina[1]
Leptinotarsa decemlineata (Colorado potato beetle)[1]
Leptoglossus phyllopus (Florida leaf-footed bug)[1]
Lygus pratensis (Common Meadow Bug)[1]
Menecles insertus[1]
Microbembex monodonta[1]
Monochamus titillator[1]
Orphulella speciosa (Pasture Grasshopper)[1]
Phyllophaga fusca[1]
Pogonomyrmex barbatus (red harvester ant)[1]
Promachus bastardii[1]
Vespula vulgaris (English wasp)[1]

Predators

Diogmites angustipennis[1]
Promachus bastardii[1]
Promachus fitchii (Nebraska beekiller)[1]

Distribution

Kansas to Ontario & Maine, s. to Texas &Florida;

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Citations

Attributes / relations provided by 1Predator-Prey Database for the family Asilidae (Hexapoda: Diptera) Prepared by Dr. Robert Lavigne, Professor Emeritus, University of Wyoming, USA and Dr. Jason Londt (Natal Museum, Pietermaritzburg)
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Weather provided by NOAA METAR Data Access