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scientific name    Cheumatopsyche smithi    

habitat
Eclectic flowing waters.

seasonality
Adults found from mid-May to mid-August.

identification
Males have golden brown forewings. Antennae are brown and the thorax is dark reddish brown and greyish brown laterally. Legs pale yellowish-brown with brownish-yellow spurs. The proximal article of the clasper is smoothly widened to a square-cut extremity. Distal article originates from the ventral angle of the proximal article extremity and the tip is curved dorsad (Nimmo, 1987).

life history
Annual (?) Unknown.

conservation
Very common.

diet info
Larvae are omnivorous.

range
From Vancouver Island and southern British Columbia, east to southern Ontario and south to the contiguous northwestern states.

quick link
http://entomology.museums.ualberta.ca/searching_species_details.php?s=1356



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