Species Details

Glyphopsyche irrorata

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SeasonalityAdults are flying from early September to early October and March to May. IdentificationAdult antennae are light reddish brown with dark brown scapes. Vertex of the head is dark brown with a yellow posterior edge. Spurs are brown. Forewings are greyish chocolate-brown, irrorate with larger hyaline patches throughout. In males, the sternal area of segment 9 is constricted. Segment 10 process is short, slender and curved dorsad (Nimmo, 1971).

Scientific Name Glyphopsyche irrorata Seasonality Adults are flying from early September to early October and March to May. Identification
Adult antennae are light reddish brown with dark brown scapes. Vertex of the head is dark brown with a yellow posterior edge. Spurs are brown. Forewings are greyish chocolate-brown, irrorate with larger hyaline…
Adult antennae are light reddish brown with dark brown scapes. Vertex of the head is dark brown with a yellow posterior edge. Spurs are brown. Forewings are greyish chocolate-brown, irrorate with larger hyaline patches throughout. In males, the sternal area of segment 9 is constricted. Segment 10 process is short, slender and curved dorsad (Nimmo, 1971).
Conservation Common. Diet Info No information available. Range The range for this species extends from Alaska, south to California and east to New Hampshire and Newfoundland. In Alberta, it occurs in the plains, foothills and mountains (Nimmo, 1971).

Citation

Page Citation for Glyphopsyche irrorata

Page Citation

"Glyphopsyche irrorata, Freshwater Invertebrate Collection." University of Alberta Museums Search Site, https://search.museums.ualberta.ca/g/5-3127. Accessed 22 May. 2022.

Taxonomic Hierarchy

Kingdom Animalia Phylum Arthropoda Class Hexapoda Subclass Insecta Order Trichoptera Superfamily Limnephiloidea Family Limnephilidae Subfamily Limnephilinae Tribe Chilostigmini Genus Glyphopsyche Species Glyphopsyche irrorata
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 Ross, W. A.
Role species page editor
Date 2003-07
Name Robinson, E.
Role species page author
Date 2003-01

References

Specimen Information

There are 2 specimens of this Species.

2 results plotted on map in 1 marker.
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IN4095 - Glyphopsyche irrorata

Freshwater Invertebrate Collection

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Muskeg River (Undet.) Collected ByA.O.S.E.R.P. Date Collected1977-07-16

IN4096 - Glyphopsyche irrorata

Freshwater Invertebrate Collection

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Muskeg River (Undet.) Collected ByA.O.S.E.R.P. Date Collected1977-08-24