E-Fauna BC: Electronic Atlas of the Wildlife of British Columbia

Lasiopogon willametti Cole and Wilcox, 1938
Robber Fly
Family: Asilidae
The Families of Diptera of BC
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© Libby & Rick Avis  Email the photographer   (Photo ID #65301)

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Distribution of Lasiopogon willametti in British Columbia
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Common coastal robber fly (Diptera: Asilidae) species (sand dunes, upper beaches) in southwestern BC from Vancouver Island and Fraser River south to Puget Sound and on the outer coast to N California.

Note Author: Rob Cannings

Status Information

Origin StatusProvincial StatusBC List
(Red Blue List)
NativeS2S3No StatusNot Listed
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Recommended citation: Author, Date. Page title. In Klinkenberg, Brian. (Editor) 2021. E-Fauna BC: Electronic Atlas of the Fauna of British Columbia [efauna.bc.ca]. Lab for Advanced Spatial Analysis, Department of Geography, University of British Columbia, Vancouver. [Accessed: 2022-06-30 4:46:44 PM]
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