Ecological parameter:  aquatic stages

Parameter group: life parameters

The aquatic stages comprise egg, larva, and nymph in case of incomplete metamorphosis. The complete metamorphosis implicates egg, larva and pupa. Adults live mainly in the terrestrial environment.

Classification system: 10 point assignment system

Category nameAbbreviationExplanation
eggeggaquatic stage as egg
larvalaraquatic stage as larva
nymphnymaquatic stage as nymph
pupapupaquatic stage as pupa
adultaduquatic stage as adult
Assigned taxa for each higher systematic unit
TaxagroupNumber of assigned taxa / total number of taxa - percentage
Ephemeroptera37 / 344 - 10.7%
Plecoptera37 / 571 - 6.4%
Trichoptera164 / 1428 - 11.4%