Agrypnia    




habitat
Standing waters and possibly some slower moving waters.

seasonality
Adults fly from May to October.

identification
Adults are highly variable between species as to colour, size, venation and pilosity.

diet info
Larvae are predacious

range
Agrypnia is the largest genus in the family Phryganeidae. It is Holarctic in distribution and in Canada comprises of 20 species (Schmid, 1998), 8 of which occur in Alberta.

people
genus page authorRobinson, E.2003-01 
genus page editorRoss, W. A.2003-07 

quick link
http://entomology.museums.ualberta.ca/searching_species_details.php?s=20004

 

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