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Dinocras cephalotes

Synonyms: Dinocras bosnica; Dinocras neurodes; Perla baetica; Perla cephalotes


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    
Northern Baltic Drainages Denmark, Finland, Norway, Russia, Sweden Palearctic Polar Freshwaters    
Upper Danube Austria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Poland, Slovakia, Slovenia, Switzerland Palearctic Temperate Floodplain River and Wetlands    

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Afon Tywi/ River Tywi 898 Wales, United Kingdom
Berriedale and Langwell Waters 142 Scotland, United Kingdom  
Border Mires, Kielder – Butterburn 29286 England, United Kingdom
Cadair Idris 9353 Wales, United Kingdom
Cairngorms 142543 Scotland, United Kingdom
Eryri/ Snowdonia 48773 Wales, United Kingdom  
Harbottle Moors 2314 England, United Kingdom  
North Pennine Moors 254789 England, United Kingdom
River Dee 6046 Scotland, United Kingdom
River Dee and Bala Lake/ Afon Dyfrdwy a Llyn Tegid 3234 England/Wales, United Kingdom
River Moriston 481 Scotland, United Kingdom
River Oykel 2373 Scotland, United Kingdom
River Spey 14158 Scotland, United Kingdom
River Tay 23469 Scotland, United Kingdom
River Usk/ Afon Wysg 2490 Wales, United Kingdom  
South Pennine Moors 160577 England, United Kingdom  
Sunart 25320 Scotland, United Kingdom
Y Fenai a Bae Conwy/ Menai Strait and Conwy Bay 65440 Wales, United Kingdom  

Prey / Diet

Baetis rhodani (Large dark olive)[1]
Dinocras cephalotes[1]
Ecdyonurus venosus[1]
Ephemerella notata[1]
Isoperla grammatica[1]
Leuctra fusca[1]
Leuctra geniculata[1]
Perlodes microcephalus[1]
Philopotamus montanus[1]
Rhithrogena semicolorata[1]
Rhyacophila obliterata[1]


Dinocras cephalotes[1]
Perla bipunctata[1]
Polycentropus flavomaculatus[1]
Rhyacophila dorsalis[1]


Europe (Middle Europe);



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.
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 WWF WildFINDER
Protected Areas provided by GBIF Global Biodiversity Information Facility
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Weather provided by NOAA METAR Data Access