Species Details

Hydropsyche betteni

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SeasonalityAdults fly from late May to early October. IdentificationMale forewings are red-brown, and brown tinted hindwings. The antennae are red-brown, yellow-brown vertex, and a deep red-brown thorax. Male legs are brownish-yellow and red-brown in females. The distal article on the clasper is grooved on the disto-posterior face (Nimmo, 1987).

Scientific Name Hydropsyche betteni Seasonality Adults fly from late May to early October. Identification
Male forewings are red-brown, and brown tinted hindwings. The antennae are red-brown, yellow-brown vertex, and a deep red-brown thorax. Male legs are brownish-yellow and red-brown in females. The distal article on…
Male forewings are red-brown, and brown tinted hindwings. The antennae are red-brown, yellow-brown vertex, and a deep red-brown thorax. Male legs are brownish-yellow and red-brown in females. The distal article on the clasper is grooved on the disto-posterior face (Nimmo, 1987).
Life History Annual(?) Unknown. Conservation Not yet recorded in Alberta. Diet Info Larvae are omnivorous. Range Can be found from Saskatchewan to Arkansas, Georgia and Newfoundland; throughout eastern North America, with extensions into the boreal forest (Nimmo, 1987).

Citation

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"Species Details - Hydropsyche betteni, Freshwater Invertebrate Collection." University of Alberta Museums Search Site, https://search.museums.ualberta.ca/g/5-1307. Accessed 19 Aug. 2022.

Taxonomic Hierarchy

Kingdom Animalia Phylum Arthropoda Class Hexapoda Subclass Insecta Order Trichoptera Superfamily Hydropsychoidea Family Hydropsychidae Subfamily Hydropsychinae Genus Hydropsyche Species Hydropsyche betteni
This hierarchy is created from our museum records, it may not always accurately reflect modern taxonomies.

Taxonomic Hierarchy for Freshwater Invertebrate Collection

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This hierarchy is created from our museum records, it may not always accurately reflect modern taxonomies.

Authorship

Name Nimmo, A. P.
Role species page author

References

Specimen Information

There are 4 specimens of this Species.

4 results plotted on map in 2 markers.
Note: Only records with latitude and longitude coordinates are plotted on map.

IN3697 - Hydropsyche betteni

Freshwater Invertebrate Collection

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Jackpine Creek Collected ByA.O.S.E.R.P. Date Collected1976-07-13

IN3698 - Hydropsyche betteni

Freshwater Invertebrate Collection

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Muskeg River (Undet.) Collected ByA.O.S.E.R.P. Date Collected1976-07-16

IN3699 - Hydropsyche betteni

Freshwater Invertebrate Collection

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Muskeg River (Undet.) Collected ByA.O.S.E.R.P. Date Collected1976-07-16

IN3700 - Hydropsyche betteni

Freshwater Invertebrate Collection

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Muskeg River (Undet.) Collected ByA.O.S.E.R.P. Date Collected1976-10-10