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A Caddisfly - Apatania comosa

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Native Species

Global Rank: G2G3
State Rank: SNR

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Range Comments
Originally described from Dixie National Forest, near Cedar Breaks, Utah at 10,200 feet (Denning, 1949), but subsequently found in Montana in Blackfoot River and Lolo Creek (Missoula County), and Bitterroot River (Ravalli County) (Newell and Potter, 1975). Also Pine Creek, Bonneville County, Idaho (Newell and Minshall, 1977).

High gradient, high elevation smaller streams.

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A Caddisfly — Apatania comosa.  Montana Field Guide.  .  Retrieved on , from