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Nelima paessleri (Roewer 1910)
Family: Sclerosomatidae

Photo of species

© Bryan Kelly-McArthur  Email the photographer   (Photo ID #78090)

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Distribution of Nelima paessleri in British Columbia
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This species is found in BC, Washington, Alberta, Alaska, Oregon, California and Montana and is found in numerous locations in BC (Bragg and Holmberg 2009). It is found in forested habitats in coastal and interior mountains (Bragg and Holmberg 2009), and overwinters in caves (and mines) in dense hibernating aggregations (Shaw and Davis 1999).

Status Information

Origin StatusProvincial StatusBC List
(Red Blue List)
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Additional Photo Sources

Species References

Bragg, Philip D. and Robert G. Holmberg. 2009. The Harvestmen (Arachnida, Opiliones) of British Columbia. Journal of the Entomological Society of British Columbia 106: 29-37.

Shaw, Patrick and Martin Davis. 1999. Invertebrates from Caves on Vancouver Island. Proc. Biology and Management of Species and Habitats at Risk, Kamloops, B.C., 15–19 Feb. 1999.

General References

Recommended citation: Author, Date. Page title. In Klinkenberg, Brian. (Editor) 2021. E-Fauna BC: Electronic Atlas of the Fauna of British Columbia [efauna.bc.ca]. Lab for Advanced Spatial Analysis, Department of Geography, University of British Columbia, Vancouver. [Accessed: 2023-03-23 1:06:34 PM]
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