Ecological parameter: emergence/flight period

Parameter group: life & body related parameters

The parameter 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
A description of the coding system can be found here  Abbreviations/Coding Systems

Category name:Abbreviations:Explanation:
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 / 353 - 69.9%
Odonata155 / 174 - 89%
Plecoptera540 / 576 - 93.7%
Trichoptera616 / 1439 - 42.8%