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Polycentropus flavomaculatus

Synonyms: Plectrocnemia irroratus; Polycentropus irroratus


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    
Norwegian Sea Drainages Norway, 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 Teifi/ River Teifi 1768 Wales, United Kingdom  
Berwickshire and North Northumberland Coast 160731 England/Scotland, 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
Claish Moss and Kentra Moss 2505 Scotland, United Kingdom
Cors Caron 2130 Wales, United Kingdom
Craven Limestone Complex 13166 England, United Kingdom
Cwm Doethie – Mynydd Mallaen 10186 Wales, United Kingdom
Dartmoor 57244 England, United Kingdom
Dorset Heaths 14161 England, United Kingdom
Dorset Heaths (Purbeck and Wareham) and Studland Dunes 5491 England, United Kingdom
Eryri/ Snowdonia 48773 Wales, United Kingdom  
Exmoor and Quantock Oakwoods 4683 England, United Kingdom
Exmoor Heaths 26455 England, United Kingdom
Fenland 1529 England, United Kingdom
Harbottle Moors 2314 England, United Kingdom  
Ingleborough Complex 14256 England, United Kingdom
Inverpolly 29349 Scotland, United Kingdom
Kennet and Lambourn Floodplain 283 England, United Kingdom  
Loch Lomond Woods 3594 Scotland, United Kingdom
Loch Maree Complex 38882 Scotland, United Kingdom
Mönchenried und Helmegräben bei Artern 843 Germany  
Merrick Kells 21494 Scotland, United Kingdom
Migneint–Arenig–Dduallt 49343 Wales, United Kingdom
Moor House – Upper Teesdale 95867 England, United Kingdom
Morecambe Bay Pavements 6449 England, United Kingdom
North Northumberland Dunes 2836 England, 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  
Rhinog 7770 Wales, United Kingdom
River Dee 6046 Scotland, United Kingdom
River Dee and Bala Lake/ Afon Dyfrdwy a Llyn Tegid 3234 England/Wales, United Kingdom
River Itchen 764 England, United Kingdom
River Moriston 481 Scotland, United Kingdom
River Spey 14158 Scotland, United Kingdom
River Tay 23469 Scotland, United Kingdom
River Tweed 9380 England/Scotland, United Kingdom
Roman Wall Loughs 1691 England, United Kingdom  
Rum 26775 Scotland, United Kingdom
Severn Estuary/ Môr Hafren 182155 England/Wales, United Kingdom
Simonside Hills 5146 England, United Kingdom  
Strathglass Complex 58277 Scotland, United Kingdom
The Broads 14554 England, United Kingdom  
The New Forest 72309 England, United Kingdom
West Midlands Mosses 455 England, United Kingdom  
Y Twyni o Abermenai i Aberffraw/ Abermenai to Aberffraw Dunes 4623 Wales, United Kingdom  

Prey / Diet

Dinocras cephalotes[1]
Ephemera danica (green drake)[1]
Gammarus pulex[1]
Polycentropus flavomaculatus[1]
Prodiamesa olivacea[1]
Rhyacophila dorsalis[1]


Anguilla anguilla (River eel)[1]
Cottus gobio (Bullhead)[1]
Erpobdella octoculata[1]
Esox lucius (Jack)[1]
Phoxinus phoxinus (Minnow)[1]
Polycentropus flavomaculatus[1]
Rhyacophila dorsalis[1]
Rutilus rutilus (Roach)[1]
Salmo trutta (Brown trout)[1]
Sialis lutaria (Common Alderfly)[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
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