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scientific name    Cycnia oregonensis    

common name     Oregon Cycnia

habitat
In Alberta, this species is found only in the prairie ecoregion.

seasonality
June.

identification
Similar to Cycnia tenera Hbn., but C. oregonensis lacks the yellow forewing costa found on C. tenera.

life history
No information available.

conservation
Uncommon.

diet info
Handfield (1999) lists dogbane (Apocynum androsaemifolium).

range
Across southern Canada.

quick link
http://entomology.museums.ualberta.ca/searching_species_details.php?s=258



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