Species Details

Grammia parthenice

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Common NameParthenice Tiger SeasonalityPeak activity from mid July to early August. IdentificationSimilar to G. virgo, but lacking the black spot in the middle of the hindwing. The transverse median band of the forewing is usually broader than in virgo. Parthenice is also slightly smaller overall.

Scientific Name Grammia parthenice Common Name Parthenice Tiger Habitat Found throughout the parkland and the mixed boreal forest, especially in open grassy areas. Seasonality Peak activity from mid July to early August. Identification Similar to G. virgo, but lacking the black spot in the middle of the hindwing. The transverse median band of the forewing is usually broader than in virgo. Parthenice is also slightly smaller overall. Life History No information available. Conservation Common. Diet Info A variety of herbaceous plants including grass, plantain (Plantago spp.), and dandelion (Taraxacum officinale). Range Newfoundland west to Vancouver Island, B.C., south to Florida and New Mexico.

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"Species Details - Grammia parthenice, University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum." University of Alberta Museums Search Site, https://search.museums.ualberta.ca/g/2-262. Accessed 21 Apr. 2024.

Authorship

Name Schmidt, B. C.
Role species page author

References

Specimen Information

There are 223 specimens of this Species.

223 results plotted on map in 74 markers.
Note: Only records with latitude and longitude coordinates are plotted on map.

UASM12653 - Grammia parthenice

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Edmonton Collected ByBowman, K. Date Collected1919-07-24

UASM12655 - Grammia parthenice

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Edmonton Collected ByBowman, K. Date Collected1950-07-29

UASM12656 - Grammia parthenice

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Edmonton Collected ByBowman, K. Date Collected1924-08-01

UASM12660 - Grammia parthenice

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Edmonton Collected ByBowman, K. Date Collected1923-07-28

UASM12664 - Grammia parthenice

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Edmonton Collected ByBowman, K. Date Collected1918-07-31

UASM12665 - Grammia parthenice

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Edmonton Collected ByBowman, K. Date Collected1932-07-29

UASM12666 - Grammia parthenice

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Edmonton Collected ByBowman, K. Date Collected1921-07-25

UASM12670 - Grammia parthenice

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Edmonton Collected ByBowman, K. Date Collected1916-08-01

UASM12672 - Grammia parthenice

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Edmonton Collected ByBowman, K. Date Collected1918-07-11

UASM12673 - Grammia parthenice

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Edmonton Collected ByBowman, K. Date Collected1921-07-26

UASM12674 - Grammia parthenice

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Edmonton Collected ByBowman, K. Date Collected1924-07-31

UASM12675 - Grammia parthenice

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Edmonton Collected ByBowman, K. Date Collected1941-07-24

UASM12651 - Grammia parthenice

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Red Deer Collected ByBowman, K. Date Collected1916-07-24

UASM12669 - Grammia parthenice

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Red Deer Collected ByBowman, K. Date Collected1916-07-24

UASM12671 - Grammia parthenice

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Lac La Biche Collected ByFuller, E. Date Collected1993-07-26

UASM12676 - Grammia parthenice

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Calgary Collected BySalt, Reginald W. Date Collected1925-07-12

UASM12677 - Grammia parthenice

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Edmonton Collected ByMackie, Donald Date Collected1916-07-31

UASM12678 - Grammia parthenice

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Edmonton Collected ByMackie, Donald Date Collected1922-07-28

UASM12684 - Grammia parthenice

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Edmonton Date Collected1950-07-25

UASM12686 - Grammia parthenice

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Edmonton Date Collected1917-07-18

UASM12687 - Grammia parthenice

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Edmonton Date Collected1919-07-15

Adult Seasonal Distribution