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scientific name    Dodia albertae    

habitat
Found only in black spruce bogs.

seasonality
June to July, peaking in early to mid July.

identification
Superficially resembles a geometrid, but note the "smudged" appearance, and lack of any sharply defined markings on the forewing.

life history
Crepuscular, but is also attracted to ultraviolet and mercury vapour lights.

conservation
It is a local and an uncommon species.

diet info
No information available.

range
Alaska to Quebec, south to Calgary, Alberta along the Rocky Mountain foothills. Also occurs in Eurasia.

quick link
http://entomology.museums.ualberta.ca/searching_species_details.php?s=214



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