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scientific name    Cheumatopsyche enonis    

habitat
Creeks and small rivers.

seasonality
Adults fly from June to early September (Oregon record).

identification
Male forewings are grey and almost hyaline. Antennae are brown, vertex dark brown and thorax dark red-brown to pale yellow laterally. Both the legs and the spurs are yellow. Basal article of the clasper is bulbous at its distal extremity. The distal article is acutely triangular, curving slightly and the proximo-mesal angle has a small triangular tooth (Nimmo, 1987).

life history
Annual (?) Unknown.

conservation
Should be expected in Alberta.

diet info
Larvae are omnivorous.

range
Can be found in all the western Cordilleran states of the United States, except Washington, California and Arizona. Ranges from Montana to Oregon and south to New Mexico.

quick link
http://entomology.museums.ualberta.ca/searching_species_details.php?s=1350



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