Species Details

Glossosoma verdona

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SeasonalityAdults can be found in early May to late July. IdentificationAdult antennae are reddish-brown with pale joints. Vertex of the head and frons is dark chocolate brown with creamy-white warts and black median and frontal sutures. The male clasper is ladle-like.

Scientific Name Glossosoma verdona Habitat Smaller, swift streams in the foothills or lower mountains or valley streams. Seasonality Adults can be found in early May to late July. Identification Adult antennae are reddish-brown with pale joints. Vertex of the head and frons is dark chocolate brown with creamy-white warts and black median and frontal sutures. The male clasper is ladle-like. Life History Annual (?) Data unavailable. Conservation Common. Diet Info Larvae feed on detritus, algae and diatoms. Range G. verdona is known from Utah, Wyoming, British Columbia and Alberta. In Alberta, it is found in the Swan Hills, the foothills or the lower valleys of the mountains.

Citation

Page Citation for Glossosoma verdona

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"Species Details - Glossosoma verdona, University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum." University of Alberta Museums Search Site, https://search.museums.ualberta.ca/g/2-1056. Accessed 02 Mar. 2024.

Authorship

Name Nimmo, A. P.
Role species page author

References

Specimen Information

There are 11 specimens of this Species.

11 results plotted on map in 9 markers.
Note: Only records with latitude and longitude coordinates are plotted on map.

UASM5247 - Glossosoma verdona

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Forestry Trunk Road Collected ByNimmo, A. Date Collected1967-07-03

UASM5255 - Glossosoma verdona

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Chickadee Creek Collected ByNimmo, A. Date Collected1967-07-01

UASM5252 - Glossosoma verdona

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Kananaskis Country, Etherington Creek Collected ByNimmo, A. Date Collected1967-07-29

UASM5253 - Glossosoma verdona

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Banff National Park, Redearth Creek Collected ByNimmo, A. Date Collected1967-05-23

UASM5250 - Glossosoma verdona

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Pass Creek Collected ByNimmo, A. Date Collected1967-06-14

UASM5248 - Glossosoma verdona

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Banff National Park, Redearth Creek Collected ByNimmo, A. Date Collected1967-06-15

UASM5254 - Glossosoma verdona

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, North Ram River Collected ByNimmo, A. Date Collected1967-07-14

UASM5249 - Glossosoma verdona

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Jasper National Park, Fiddle River Collected ByNimmo, A. Date Collected1967-05-22

UASM5251 - Glossosoma verdona

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Whitehorse Creek Collected ByNimmo, A. Date Collected1967-05-21

UASM6400 - Glossosoma verdona

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Gold Creek Collected ByNimmo, A. Date Collected1967-06-14

UASM6401 - Glossosoma verdona

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Gold Creek Collected ByNimmo, A. Date Collected1967-07-14

Adult Seasonal Distribution