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scientific name    Cymindis borealis    

habitat
Open sandy fields with short grassy vegetation (Lindroth 1969).

seasonality
Adult specimens collected from August to October.

identification
Elytra tinged bluish or greenish, apex hardly sinuate, with incomplete basal margin reaching 3rd or 4th stria; shoulder macula present but not well-defined. Wing-dimorphic, but macropterous form uncommon. (Lindroth 1969)

life history
Larval hibernation (Lindroth 1969).

conservation
Apparently relatively widespread throughout southern Alberta.

diet info
No information available.

range
This species is recorded from most of Canada, and from the northwest and northeast of United States. In Alberta the records are from south to central regions (Lindroth 1969).

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http://entomology.museums.ualberta.ca/searching_species_details.php?s=4733



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