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COSEWIC Assessment and Status Report on the Aweme Borer in Canada

Biographical Summary of Report Writer

Gary Anweiler is a research associate at the University of Alberta Strickland Entomological Museum, a recognized authority on the noctuoid moths of Alberta and a sitting member of the COSEWIC Arthropods subcommittee.

Collections Examined

United States National Museum, Washington, D.C.

Canadian National Collection of Insects, Arachnids and Nematodes, Ottawa, ON

Natural History Museum, London, UK

Note: Because this is such a rare species (7 known specimens), is difficult to identify by non-specialists and has been the subject of searches by researchers currently working on the genus, an extensive search of smaller institutional collections was deemed unnecessary.