Ecological parameter:  sensitive species

Parameter group: ecoregion related parameters

Sensitive species are species that have a narrow range of environmental needs (e.g. stenotopic, stenoeceous) and that are known to react intolerantly against environmental perturbation.

Classification system: modified presence/absence assignment system

Category nameAbbreviationExplanation
sensitive speciessespsensitive species
ecoregion numbererecoregion, in which the taxon is sensitive
Assigned taxa for each higher systematic unit
TaxagroupNumber of assigned taxa / total number of taxa - percentage
Ephemeroptera34 / 344 - 9.8%
Plecoptera14 / 571 - 2.4%
Trichoptera19 / 1428 - 1.3%