Entomology Collection TitleImage Bugs Pinned
Species Page - Arctopora pulchella
species list search results ->Arctopora pulchella ->species page

E-mail this Page   
Print this Page   
Link to this Page   

scientific name    Arctopora pulchella    

habitat
Carex sloughs, ponds, quiet creeks and possibly temporary pools.

seasonality
Adults fly from late June to late September.

identification
Adult antennae are dark brown to dark, reddish brown. The vertex of the head is dark brown to black and the spurs are red-brown. Forewings are grey-brown with large hyaline areas. In males, the clasper is shaped like an inverted triangle. The dorsum of segment 9 is developed posterad as a massive shelf, dorsad of the cercus and segment 10 processes (Nimmo, 1971).

life history
Annual?

conservation
Common.

diet info
No information available.

range
The range of this species extends from British Columbia, east to Newfoundland. In Alberta, it is known from the mountains, foothills and the forested plains, near Edmonton and Hay River (Nimmo, 1971).

quick link
http://entomology.museums.ualberta.ca/searching_species_details.php?s=3069



Comments (0)Add New Comment

Comments are published according to our submission guidelines. The EH Strickland Entomological Museum does not necessarily endorse the views expressed.

Add New Comment (all fields are required)
Validation:

Related Species Info
Authorship
Display Hierarchy
References (1)
Specimen Info
There are 4 specimens of this species in the online database
Map Distribution
Adult Seasonal Distributioncreate a collection histogram with specimens
Specimen List (4)

 

Logo Department of Museums and Collections ServicesLogo University of Alberta