Ecological parameter: reproduction (Odonata)

Parameter group: life & body related parameters

The parameter describes the mode of reproduction and the form and location of oviposit clutches specifically for dragon- and damselflies.

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

Category name:Abbreviations:Explanation:
eggs attached to substrateetseggs attached to substrate
eggs in substrateeiseggs laid into the substrate
eggs not attached to or in substratesubeggs not attached to or in substrate
eggs in open waterowaeggs laid into open water
eggs inside plant tissueipleggs laid into open water
eggs onto plant materialopleggs laid onto plant material
eggs on exposed soil or rockorseggs on exposed soil or rock
eggs into submerged soil or onto submerged rockirseggs into submerged soil or onto submerged rock
asexual reproductionasxasexual reproduction
Assigned taxa for each higher systematic unit:
TaxagroupNumber of assigned taxa / total number of taxa - percentage
Odonata166 / 174 - 95.4%