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COSEWIC assessment and update status report on the Bluehearts in Canada


This species occupies the edges of wet, interdunal depressions in Ontario. Prairie species such as butterfly milkweed (Asclepias tuberosa), Indian grass (Sorgastrum nutans), little bluestem (Schizachyrium scorparium) and big bluestem (Andropogon gerardi) are frequent. More detailed habitat descriptions are found in Brownell (1981), Klinkenburg and Edwards (1979) and Klinkenburg and Crabe (1980).