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Rhyacophila dorsalis



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
Berwyn a Mynyddoedd de Clwyd/ Berwyn and South Clwyd Mountains 67265 Wales, United Kingdom
Black Wood of Rannoch 2720 Scotland, United Kingdom
Border Mires, Kielder – Butterburn 29286 England, United Kingdom
Cairngorms 142543 Scotland, United Kingdom
Caithness and Sutherland Peatlands 354692 Scotland, United Kingdom
Coedydd Aber 855 Wales, United Kingdom  
Craven Limestone Complex 13166 England, United Kingdom
Endrick Water 591 Scotland, United Kingdom
Eryri/ Snowdonia 48773 Wales, United Kingdom  
Exmoor Heaths 26455 England, United Kingdom
Foinaven 36684 Scotland, United Kingdom
Harbottle Moors 2314 England, United Kingdom  
Hoy 23474 Scotland, United Kingdom
Inverpolly 29349 Scotland, United Kingdom
Kennet and Lambourn Floodplain 283 England, United Kingdom  
Lake District High Fells 66717 England, United Kingdom
Loch Lomond Woods 3594 Scotland, United Kingdom
Migneint–Arenig–Dduallt 49343 Wales, United Kingdom
Moor House – Upper Teesdale 95867 England, United Kingdom
Moorfoot Hills 21001 Scotland, United Kingdom
Morecambe Bay Pavements 6449 England, United Kingdom
North Pembrokeshire Woodlands/ Coedydd Gogledd Sir Benfro 780 Wales, United Kingdom  
North Pennine Moors 254789 England, United Kingdom
North York Moors 108930 England, United Kingdom
Peak District Dales 5748 England, United Kingdom
Pembrokeshire Bat Sites and Bosherston Lakes/ Safleoedd Ystlum Sir Benfro a Llynnoedd Bosherston 303 Wales, United Kingdom  
River Dee 6046 Scotland, United Kingdom
River Itchen 764 England, United Kingdom
River Oykel 2373 Scotland, United Kingdom
River Spey 14158 Scotland, United Kingdom
River Tay 23469 Scotland, United Kingdom
River Teith 3243 Scotland, United Kingdom
River Tweed 9380 England/Scotland, United Kingdom
Simonside Hills 5146 England, United Kingdom  
South Pennine Moors 160577 England, United Kingdom  
Strathglass Complex 58277 Scotland, United Kingdom
The Broads 14554 England, United Kingdom  
Y Fenai a Bae Conwy/ Menai Strait and Conwy Bay 65440 Wales, United Kingdom  

Prey / Diet

Acricotopus atriforceps[1]
Dinocras cephalotes[1]
Isoperla grammatica[1]
Leuctra inermis (Needlefly)[1]
Polycentropus flavomaculatus[1]
Rhyacophila dorsalis[1]
Siphonoperla torrentium[1]


Anguilla anguilla (River eel)[1]
Cottus gobio (Bullhead)[1]
Esox lucius (Jack)[1]
Isoperla grammatica[1]
Phoxinus phoxinus (Minnow)[1]
Polycentropus flavomaculatus[1]
Rhyacophila dorsalis[1]
Rutilus rutilus (Roach)[1]
Salmo salar (Atlantic salmon)[1]
Salmo trutta (Brown trout)[1]


Europe & Northern Asia (excluding China);



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