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Species Oreoleptis torrenticola

Aquatic larva Southwest Alberta (CAN) May 27 2015 - small mountain creek - Oreoleptis torrenticola Aquatic larva Southwest Alberta (CAN) May 27 2015 - small mountain creek - Oreoleptis torrenticola
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon (Orthorrhapha)
Infraorder Tabanomorpha
Family Oreoleptidae
Genus Oreoleptis
Species torrenticola (Oreoleptis torrenticola)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Oreoleptis torrenticola Zloty, Sinclair and Pritchard, 2005(1)
Remarks
Adults were reared from larvae collected from torrential streams and rivers, and from pupae collected from riverbanks. No adults have been collected yet in the field.
Works Cited
1.Discovered in our backyard: new genus & species of new family from the Rocky Mountains of North America (Diptera, Tabanomorpha)
Zloty, J., B. J. Sinclair, and G. Pritchard. 2005. Systematic Entomology 30:1-19.