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Siphonoperla torrentium

Synonyms: Perla torrentium isopteryx



Name Countries Ecozone Biome Species Report Climate Land
Central & Western Europe Austria, Belgium, Byelarus, Czech Republic, Denmark, France, Germany, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Poland, Russia, Slovakia, Switzerland, Ukraine, United Kingdom Palearctic Temperate Floodplain River and Wetlands    

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Monti Nebrodi 173651 Italy  
Parco delle Madonie 100967 Italy  


Prey / Diet

Baetis rhodani (Large dark olive)[1]
Baetis vernus[1]
Chloroperla tripunctata[1]
Corynoneura lobata[2]
Eukiefferiella clypeata[1]
Heterotrissocladius marcidus[1]
Leuctra brunnea[1]
Leuctra hippopus[1]
Leuctra inermis (Needlefly)[1]
Leuctra nigra[2]
Macropelopia nebulosa[1]
Micropsectra bidentata[1]
Nais pseudobtusa[1]
Nemoura cambrica[1]
Nemoura cinerea (Small Brown Stonefly)[1]
Nemurella pictetii[2]
Orthocladius ashei[1]
Orthocladius thienemanni[1]
Orthocladius wetterensis[1]
Polypedilum albicorne[2]
Prodiamesa olivacea[1]
Siphonoperla torrentium[1]
Thienemanniella partita[1]
Thienemanniella vittata[1]
Trissopelopia longimana[2]
Tvetenia bavarica[1]
Zavrelimyia barbatipes[2]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Cordulegaster boltonii (Golden-ringed Dragonfly)6
Plectrocnemia conspersa3
Sialis fuliginosa (Marsh Alderfly)5


Cordulegaster boltonii (Golden-ringed Dragonfly)[2]
Isoperla grammatica[1]
Macropelopia nebulosa[1]
Motacilla cinerea (Grey Wagtail)[3]
Plectrocnemia conspersa[1]
Rhyacophila dorsalis[1]
Sialis fuliginosa (Marsh Alderfly)[2]
Siphonoperla torrentium[1]


Northern America (Northwestern U.S.A., North-Central U.S.A., Southwestern U.S.A., South-Central U.S.A.) AZ, CA, CO, ID, NM, NV, OR, SD, UT, WA, WY;



Attributes / relations provided by
1Jorrit H. Poelen, James D. Simons and Chris J. Mungall. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics.
2Quantification and Resolution of a Complex, Size-Structured Food Web, Guy Woodward, Dougie C. Speirs and Alan G. Hildrew, Advances in Ecological Research, Volume 36, 2005, Pages 85-135
3Ecology of Commanster
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 WWF WildFINDER
Protected Areas provided by Natura 2000, UK data: © Crown copyright and database right [2010] All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100017955
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Weather provided by NOAA METAR Data Access