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scientific name    Allomyia thomasi    

habitat
Sub-alpine steams with gravel or small boulder bottoms (Nimmo, 1977).

seasonality
Adults fly from mid-May to late June.

identification
Adults antennae are brownish black and the vertex of the head black. Spur formula is 1, 3, 3. In males, the clasper distal segment is tri-lobed. The dorso-lateral lobe is deeply cleft longitudinally (Nimmo, 1977).

conservation
Only three specimens collected, relatively rare.

diet info
No information available.

range
There have been three specimens collected of this species, in Alberta only. The localities are in mountainous country, close to alpine regions in altitude (Nimmo, 1977).

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http://entomology.museums.ualberta.ca/searching_species_details.php?s=3055



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