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scientific name    Eana osseana    

habitat
Most high-elevation open habitats.

seasonality
The adult is active from the end of June to mid August in Alberta. (Obraztsov 1962)

identification
The acutely-pointed forewing is shiny grey and varies from being unmarked to finely marked with darker grey. The hindwing is light grey.

life history
The larva feeds in galleries amongst the roots of the host plants from May to June (Razowski 2002).

conservation
Not of concern.

diet info
The larva feeds upon various species of grasses, mosses, and shrubs. (Razowski 2002)

range
This Holarctic species is found from Alaska and British Columbia east to Newfoundland. (Obraztsov 1962)

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http://entomology.museums.ualberta.ca/searching_species_details.php?s=25022



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