Information identified as archived on the Web is for reference, research or recordkeeping purposes. It has not been altered or updated after the date of archiving. Web pages that are archived on the Web are not subject to the Government of Canada Web Standards. As per the Communications Policy of the Government of Canada. Please contact us to request a format other than those available.
Yucca Moth (Tegeticula yuccasella)
- Assessment Summary
- Executive Summary
- Species Information
- Population Sizes and Trends
- Limiting Factors and Threats
- Special Significance of the Species
- Existing Protection or Other Status Designations
- Summary of Status Report
- Technical Summary
- Literature Cited
- Biographical Summary of Contractor
- Authorities Consulted
- Collections Examined
Assessment and Update Status Report
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 2002. COSEWIC assessment and update status report on the yucca moth Tegeticula yuccasella in Canada. Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada. Ottawa. vi + 24 pp.
COSEWIC would like to acknowledge the government of Alberta (Alberta Sustainable Development, Fish and Wildlife Division) for providing Alberta Wildlife Status Report no. 41, Status of the Yucca Moth (Tegeticula yuccasella) in Alberta,from which this 2002 COSEWIC report was adapted.
COSEWIC would also like to acknowledge Donna D. Hurlburt for writing the status report on the yucca moth Tegeticula yuccasella prepared under contract with Environment Canada.
For additional copies contact:
c/o Canadian Wildlife Service
Également disponible en français sous le titre Évaluation et Rapport de situation du COSEPAC sur le spatulaire (Polyodon spathula) au Canada – Mise à jour.
Yucca Moth -- Brian Hoffman courtesy of the Alberta Conservation Association and the Alberta Sustainable Resource Development.
©Her Majesty the Queen in Right of Canada 2003
Catalogue No. CW69-14/290-2003E-IN
- Date Modified: