|A redescription of 'Asilus' alastor Walker, and its transfer to the genus Apiocera (Diptera: Apioceridae)|
|Annals of the Natal Museum|
|Afrotropical, Apiocera (Ripidosyrma), Apioceridae|
The South African species Asilus alastor Walker, 1849, described in Asilidae, is redescribed from the type specimen and transferred to the genus Apiocera Westwood, in the family Apioceridae. Walker's species is not closely related to the other two species of Apiocera known from South Africa.