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Non-pollinating Yucca Moth (Tegeticula Corruptrix)


Assessment and Status Report

on the

Non-pollinating Yucca Moth

Tegeticula Corruptrix

in Canada

Non-pollinating Yucca Moth (Tegeticula corruptrix)





COSEWIC status reports are working documents used in assigning the status of wildlife species suspected of being at risk.  This report may be cited as follows:

COSEWIC 2006.  COSEWIC assessment and status report on the Non-pollinating Yucca Moth Tegeticula corruptrix in Canada.  Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada.  Ottawa.  vi + 24 pp.  (https://www.registrelep-sararegistry.gc.ca/sar/assessment/status_e.cfm). 

Production note:

COSEWIC would like to acknowledge Donna D. Hurlburt for writing the status report on the Non-pollinating Yucca Moth (Tegeticula corruptrix) in Canada, prepared under contract with Environment Canada, overseen and edited by Theresa B. Fowler, Co-chair, COSEWIC Arthropods Species Specialist Subcommittee.


For additional copies contact:

COSEWIC Secretariat
c/o Canadian Wildlife Service
Environment Canada
Ottawa, ON
K1A 0H3

Tel.: (819) 997-4991 / (819) 953-3215
Fax: (819) 994-3684
E-mail: COSEWIC/COSEPAC@ec.gc.ca

Également disponible en français sous le titre Évaluation et Rapport de situation du COSEPAC sur la teigne tricheuse du yucca (Tegeticula corruptrix) au Canada.

Cover illustration:
Non-pollinating Yucca Moth -- Photograph by D. Hurlbert.

©Her Majesty the Queen in Right of Canada 2006
Catalogue No.  CW69-14/489-2006E-PDF
ISBN 0-662-43281-9

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