Ecological parameter: resistance form

Parameter group: life & body related parameters

The parameter describes physiological mechanisms of an organism in response to regular periods of adverse environmental conditions.

Classification system: 10 point assignment system
A description of the coding system can be found here  Abbreviations/Coding Systems

Category name:Abbreviations:Explanation:
eggs, statoblastseggresisting in the egg or statoblast stage
cocoonscocresisting in cocoons
housings against desiccationhouresisting in housings
diapause or dormancydidresisting through diapause or dormancy
quiescencequiresisting through quiescence
nonenonno resistance form
Assigned taxa for each higher systematic unit:
TaxagroupNumber of assigned taxa / total number of taxa - percentage
Ephemeroptera30 / 353 - 8.4%
Odonata166 / 174 - 95.4%
Plecoptera22 / 576 - 3.8%
Trichoptera29 / 1439 - 2%