Ecological parameter:  emergence/flight period

Parameter group: life parameters

Emergence/flight period describes the time of emergence of a species following the four seasons (spring, summer, autumn, winter). The timing of emergence reflects the requirements of both, the aquatic and terrestrial life stages.

Classification system: 10 point assignment system

Category nameAbbreviationExplanation
winterwinemerging mainly in winter
springspremerging mainly in spring
summersumemerging mainly in summer
autumnautemerging mainly in autumn
Assigned taxa for each higher systematic unit
TaxagroupNumber of assigned taxa / total number of taxa - percentage
Ephemeroptera247 / 344 - 71.8%
Plecoptera540 / 571 - 94.5%
Trichoptera616 / 1428 - 43.1%