Species Details

Grammia elongata

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Common NameColumbian Tiger SeasonalityMid to late July. IdentificationSimilar to G. williamsi, however, G. elongata has more markings on thehindwing and a narrower, longer forewing. Elongata and williamsii are not known to occur together, the former known only from subalpine meadows, whereas williamsii occurs at lower elevations.

Scientific Name Grammia elongata Common Name Columbian Tiger Habitat A rarely collected species known from subalpine meadows in the southern foothills. Seasonality Mid to late July. Identification
Similar to G. williamsi, however, G. elongata has more markings on thehindwing and a narrower, longer forewing. Elongata and williamsii are not known to occur together, the former known only from subalpine meadows,…
Similar to G. williamsi, however, G. elongata has more markings on thehindwing and a narrower, longer forewing. Elongata and williamsii are not known to occur together, the former known only from subalpine meadows, whereas williamsii occurs at lower elevations.
Life History Comes to light. Conservation Rarely collected. Diet Info No information available. Range Only known from southern B.C. south to northern Oregon, and southwestern Alberta.

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"Species Details - Grammia elongata, University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum." University of Alberta Museums Search Site, https://search.museums.ualberta.ca/g/2-241. Accessed 04 Jul. 2022.

Taxonomic Hierarchy

Kingdom Animalia Phylum Arthropoda Class Hexapoda Subclass Insecta Order Lepidoptera Suborder Ditrysia Superfamily Noctuoidea Family Arctiidae Genus Grammia Species Grammia elongata
This hierarchy is created from our museum records, it may not always accurately reflect modern taxonomies.

Taxonomic Hierarchy for University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum