Ecological parameter:  salinity preference

Parameter group: habitat preference parameters

Salinity preference delineates the salinity preference of a species according to one of the three categories: freshwater, brackish water: sea & brackish water: inland waters.

Classification system: single category assignment system

Category nameAbbreviationExplanation
brackish water: seabwstotal salt content 0,5‰-34,7‰
brackish water: inlandbwitotal salt content 0,5‰-34,7‰
Assigned taxa for each higher systematic unit
TaxagroupNumber of assigned taxa / total number of taxa - percentage
Ephemeroptera267 / 344 - 77.6%
Trichoptera80 / 1428 - 5.6%