Great Grig
Location: Jasper National Park, AB
Date: Aug. 8,  2006
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Great Grig

Common Name:  Great Grig

Latin Name:  Cyphoderris monstrosa Uhler, 1864
                        (D.L. Johnson, det.)

Length:  20 - 30 mm

Range: South-western edge of Alberta

Habitat:  Forested areas with Lodgepole Pine,
                 Mountian Hemlock and Englemann Spruce

Time of year seen:  June - August

Diet: Staminate cones


Photo courtesy C. Calahesin 2006.

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