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scientific name    Asynarchus mutatus    

Carex/Typha sloughs and lakes.

Adults fly from early June to late July.

Adult antennae are brown and the vertex of the head is dark brown with yellowish warts. Spurs are dark brown. Forewings are dark brownish grey, irrorate, with large patches of solid colour. In males, the processes of the cercus and segment 10 are short, blunt and equal. The clasper is massive and the base is merged with acuminate dorsal process (Nimmo, 1971).

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The range of this species extends from British Columbia to Great Slave Lake, Minnesota and Ontario. In Alberta, this species is mainly confined to the plains and eastern foothills (Nimmo, 1971).

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