River Jewelwing
Location: Steen River, AB
Date: July 5, 2012
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River Jewelwing

Common Name:  River Jewelwing

Latin Name:  Calopteryx aequabilis Say, 1840
                        (R. Bercha, det.)

Length: 43 - 55 mm

Range: NE 1/3 of Alberta

Habitat:  Small to mid-sized forest streams

Time of year seen:  June to August (Additional Sightings)

Diet: Insects


Photo courtesy S. Orlesky 2012.

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