The current condition of the types of Bathypogon, described by Frank M. Hull 1956–1959, are listed. By his own admission, a portion of the material borrowed from the South Australian Museum was destroyed by “pests”. Note is made that the holotype of Bathypogon microdonturus is missing and presumed destroyed. Additions are made to the published data based on data on the Type specimen labels. Photos of the hypandrium of some Bathypogon holotypes that reside in the SA Museum collection are provided.
Cumming, J.M. & Wood, D.M. (2017) Adult morphology and terminology. In: Manual of Afrotropical Diptera. South African National Biodiversity Institute, Pretoria, pp. 89–133.
Daniels, G. (1978) A catalogue of the type specimens of Diptera in the Australian Museum. Records of the Australian Museum, 31 (No. 11), 411–471. [Asilidae, pp. 423–425]
Daniels, G. (1985) Type-specimens of Diptera (Insecta) in the Queensland Museum. Memoirs of the Queensland Museum, 22 (1), 75–100. [Asilidae, pp. 81–82]
Daniels, G. (1989) Family Asilidae. In: Evenhuis, N.L. (Ed.), Catalog of the Diptera of Australasia and Oceanian Regions. Bishop Museum Press Honolulu and E.J. Brill, Leiden, pp. 326–349.
Hull, F.M. (1956a) Some new species of Bathypogon (Diptera: Asilidae). Entomological News, 67, 93–98. [Bathypogon rubellus, Bathypogon uncinatus, Bathypogon robustus]
Hull, F.M. (1956b) Some Asilidae belonging to the genus Bathypogon Loew (Diptera). Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 58 (2), 109–112. [Bathypogon rubidapex, Bathypogon fulvus, Bathypogon nigrachaetus]
Hull, F.M. (1956c) Some flies of the family Asilidae (Diptera). The Annals and Magazine of Natural History, 12 (9), 394–400. [Bathypogon hamaturus, Bathypogon griseus, Bathypogon magnus, Oldroydia hamata]
Hull, F.M. (1958a) New species of flies of the genus Bathypogon Loew. Journal of the New York Entomological Society 65(1957), 199–202. [Bathypogon calabyi, Bathypogon douglasi, Bathypogon flavifemoratus]
Hull, F.M. (1958b) Some flies of the family Asilidae (Diptera) from Australia and Brazil. Proceedings of the Royal Entomological Society of London, B, 27 (9–10), 160–164. [Chrysopogon whitei, Bathypogon chionthrix, Helolaphyctis nitidus]
Hull, F.M. (1958c) Some new species of the genus Bathypogon Loew (Diptera: Asilidae). Bulletin of the Brooklyn Entomological Society, 53 (3), 62–65. [Bathypogon ophiurus, Bathypogon bidentatus, Bathypogon rufitarsus]
Hull, F.M. (1958d) Some species of the genus Bathypogon Loew. Entomological News, 69 (7), 187–191. [Bathypogon ichthyurus, Bathypogon nigrotibiatus, Bathypogon microdonturus]
Hull, F.M. (1959) Some new flies of the genus Bathypogon Loew (Diptera: Asilidae). Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 61 (1), 17–20. [Bathypogon ochraceus, Bathypogon macrodonturus, Bathypogon cinereus]
Hull, F.M. (1962) Robber flies of the world. The genera of the family Asilidae. United States National Museum of Natural History Bulletin 224. Pts. 1 & 2. U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C., 907 pp.
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Lavigne, R.J. (2006) A new species of Bathypogon Loew (Insecta: Diptera: Asilidae) from South Australia with notes on its behaviour. Studia dipterologica, 13 (2), 171–179. [Bathypogon danielsi]
Lavigne, R.J. (2013) A new species of Bathypogon (Insecta: Diptera: Asilidae) from Kangaroo Island, South Australia with notes on its behaviour. The South Australian Naturalist, 87 (2), 75–81. [Bathypogon glatzi]
Lavigne, R.J. (2018) Two new species of Bathypogon: gerhardi and monartoensis (Insecta: Diptera: Asilidae: Bathypogoninae), from Monarto Zoological Park, South Australia with notes on their behavior and seasonal distribution. Journal of Entomological Research, 23, 75–88.
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