Species Details

Sericosema juturnaria

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum Read more about this collection »

Common NameBordered Fawn SeasonalityThe single Alberta record is for August 1. IdentificationThe relatively large size, conspicuously pectinate antennae and unmarked, broadly brown-bordered wings will distinguish this species.

Scientific Name Sericosema juturnaria Common Name Bordered Fawn Habitat Unknown in Alberta; likely dry, shrubby or open montane slopes. Seasonality The single Alberta record is for August 1. Identification The relatively large size, conspicuously pectinate antennae and unmarked, broadly brown-bordered wings will distinguish this species. Life History Eggs overwinter, and the grey larvae mimic twigs and rest outstretched (see Miller 1995 for an illustration of the larva). Pupation is in a cocoon underground (McGuffin 1981). Conservation Provincial status uncertain, known from a single specimen in Alberta. Diet Info Unknown in AB; larvae feed on Ceanothus sanguineus and Rhamnus sp. elsewhere (McGuffin 1981). Range Southern BC and extreme southwestern AB south to California (McGuffin 1981).

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"Species Details - Sericosema juturnaria, University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum." University of Alberta Museums Search Site, https://search.museums.ualberta.ca/g/2-4316. Accessed 02 Mar. 2024.

Authorship

Name Schmidt, B. C.
Role species page author
Date 2003-08-18

References

Specimen Information

There are 9 specimens of this Species.

9 results plotted on map in 6 markers.
Note: Only records with latitude and longitude coordinates are plotted on map.

UASM9815 - Sericosema juturnaria

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Waterton Lakes National Park, Waterton Park Collected ByBowman, K. Date Collected1923-08-01

UASM99007 - Sericosema juturnaria

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: British Columbia, Cranbrook Collected ByJanz, L. Date Collected1992-07-14

JD2928 - Sericosema juturnaria

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedUnited States: California, Bass Lake Collected ByDombroskie, J. J. et al Date Collected2007-07-10

JD3074 - Sericosema juturnaria

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedUnited States: California, Plumas county, Plumas National Forest Collected ByDombroskie, J. J. et al Date Collected2007-07-21

JD3427 - Sericosema juturnaria

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedUnited States: California, Siskiyou county, Klamath National Forest Collected ByDombroskie, J. J. et al Date Collected2007-07-24

UASM187603 - Sericosema juturnaria

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedUnited States: California, Plumas county, Plumas National Forest Collected ByDombroskie, J. J. et al Date Collected2007-07-21

UASM187604 - Sericosema juturnaria

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedUnited States: California, Siskiyou county, Klamath National Forest Collected ByDombroskie, J. J. et al Date Collected2007-07-24

UASM187605 - Sericosema juturnaria

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Waterton Lakes National Park Collected BySchmidt, B. C. et al Date Collected2006-08-14

UASM187606 - Sericosema juturnaria

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedUnited States: California, Sierra National Forest Collected ByDombroskie, J. J. et al Date Collected2007-07-10

Adult Seasonal Distribution