Ambush Bug - Sighting Record
Graph Showing Seasonal Distribution of Sighting Records Map Showing Sighting Localities
Table of Sighting Records
Date Location # Observer Verification*
Aug. 21, 2005  Bridlewood, Calgary, AB 1  RB  P&S
Aug. 10, 2009  Medicine Hat, AB 1 JS  3P
Aug. 27, 2011  Aldersyde, AB 6 RB S
Sept. 11, 2011  Moose Pasture Research Site, AB 1 HP ES
July 22, 2012  Open pasture 6km S. of Lamont, AB 6 DW & HP 3P
July 28, 2012  Open pasture 6km S. of Lamont, AB 1 DW & HP ES
Aug. 5, 2012  Open pasture 6km S. of Lamont, AB 2 DW & HP 3P
Aug. 10, 2012  Open pasture 6km S. of Lamont, AB 1 DW & HP ES
Aug. 17, 2012  Cabin Lake, AB 2 RB S+P
Aug. 18, 2012  Hwy 501, 3.0km west of Hwy 889, AB 1 RB S
Aug. 18, 2012  Pakowski Lake, AB 2 RB S
Aug. 18, 2012  Hwy 879, 1.1 km S. of Twp Rd 34, AB  4 RB P+S

The seasonal and geographic distribution of an insect species is a key part of understanding its natural history.  As such if you have encountered and photographed this insect please email (see home page for e-mail) the following information to Insects of Alberta so it can be included on this page: 1) A hi-res photograph of the subject insect; 2) The date the photograph was taken; 3) The location the photograph was taken at (include the name of the locality and google map coordinates i.e. 51.171440,-114.486744); 4) Your name and 5) Additional comments of interest.  Thank you.

*Verification Abreviations: V= visual, P = photograph, S = specimen, 3P = 3rd party photograph, ES = Expert Source  

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