Species Details

Hydropsyche slossonae

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SeasonalityAdults fly from early June to early September. IdentificationMale forewings are grey-brown and the antennae are yellow-brown. Male vertex is brown anteriorly, to pale yellow-brown posteriorly, female vertex is brown with white warts. Thorax is brown, to brownish yellow laterally in males and dark brown, to grey-brown laterally in females. Male legs are pale brown except the hindlegs, which are pale straw colour, female have unifrom yellow-brown legs. The lateral membranous lobes of the male aedeagus are small and each lobe has a single, very small black spine at the end of the small anteriorly directed tubular lobe (Nimmo, 1987).

Scientific Name Hydropsyche slossonae Seasonality Adults fly from early June to early September. Identification
Male forewings are grey-brown and the antennae are yellow-brown. Male vertex is brown anteriorly, to pale yellow-brown posteriorly, female vertex is brown with white warts. Thorax is brown, to brownish yellow…
Male forewings are grey-brown and the antennae are yellow-brown. Male vertex is brown anteriorly, to pale yellow-brown posteriorly, female vertex is brown with white warts. Thorax is brown, to brownish yellow laterally in males and dark brown, to grey-brown laterally in females. Male legs are pale brown except the hindlegs, which are pale straw colour, female have unifrom yellow-brown legs. The lateral membranous lobes of the male aedeagus are small and each lobe has a single, very small black spine at the end of the small anteriorly directed tubular lobe (Nimmo, 1987).
Life History Annual(?) Unknown. Conservation Very common. Diet Info Larvae are omnivorous. Range From Newfoundland west to Great Slave Lake, central British Columbia and south to the United States border.

Citation

Page Citation for Hydropsyche slossonae

Page Citation

"Species Details - Hydropsyche slossonae, Freshwater Invertebrate Collection." University of Alberta Museums Search Site, https://search.museums.ualberta.ca/g/5-1318. 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 slossonae
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Taxonomic Hierarchy for Freshwater Invertebrate Collection

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Authorship

Name Nimmo, A. P.
Role species page author

References

Specimen Information

There are 19 specimens of this Species.

19 results plotted on map in 3 markers.
Note: Only records with latitude and longitude coordinates are plotted on map.

IN1280 - Hydropsyche slossonae

Freshwater Invertebrate Collection

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Bigoray River Collected ByHayden, W. Date Collected1968-11-15

IN1281 - Hydropsyche slossonae

Freshwater Invertebrate Collection

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Bigoray River Collected ByHayden, W. Date Collected1968-12-08

IN1282 - Hydropsyche slossonae

Freshwater Invertebrate Collection

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Bigoray River Collected ByHayden, W. Date Collected1969-03-30

IN1283 - Hydropsyche slossonae

Freshwater Invertebrate Collection

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Bigoray River Collected ByHayden, W. Date Collected1969-04-18

IN1284 - Hydropsyche slossonae

Freshwater Invertebrate Collection

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Bigoray River Collected ByHayden, W. Date Collected1969-05-03

IN1285 - Hydropsyche slossonae

Freshwater Invertebrate Collection

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Bigoray River Collected ByHayden, W. Date Collected1969-06-12

IN1286 - Hydropsyche slossonae

Freshwater Invertebrate Collection

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Bigoray River Collected ByHayden, W. Date Collected1969-06-26

IN1287 - Hydropsyche slossonae

Freshwater Invertebrate Collection

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Bigoray River Collected ByHayden, W. Date Collected1969-07-24

IN1288 - Hydropsyche slossonae

Freshwater Invertebrate Collection

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Bigoray River Collected ByHayden, W. Date Collected1969-08-27

IN1289 - Hydropsyche slossonae

Freshwater Invertebrate Collection

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Bigoray River Collected ByHayden, W. Date Collected1969-10-05

IN1290 - Hydropsyche slossonae

Freshwater Invertebrate Collection

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Bigoray River Collected ByHayden, W. Date Collected1969-10-31

IN3728 - Hydropsyche slossonae

Freshwater Invertebrate Collection

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

IN3729 - Hydropsyche slossonae

Freshwater Invertebrate Collection

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Steepbank River (Undet.) Collected ByA.O.S.E.R.P. Date Collected1976-10-11

IN3730 - Hydropsyche slossonae

Freshwater Invertebrate Collection

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Steepbank River (Undet.) Collected ByA.O.S.E.R.P. Date Collected1976-10-11

IN3731 - Hydropsyche slossonae

Freshwater Invertebrate Collection

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Steepbank River (Undet.) Collected ByA.O.S.E.R.P. Date Collected1977-05-01

IN3732 - Hydropsyche slossonae

Freshwater Invertebrate Collection

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Steepbank River (Undet.) Collected ByA.O.S.E.R.P. Date Collected1977-05-01

IN3733 - Hydropsyche slossonae

Freshwater Invertebrate Collection

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Muskeg River (Undet.) Collected ByA.O.S.E.R.P. Date Collected1977-05-29

IN3734 - Hydropsyche slossonae

Freshwater Invertebrate Collection

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Steepbank River (Undet.) Collected ByA.O.S.E.R.P. Date Collected1977-07-22

IN3727 - Hydropsyche slossonae

Freshwater Invertebrate Collection

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Steepbank River (Undet.) Collected ByA.O.S.E.R.P. Date Collected1976-07-22