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PLECOPTERA (stoneflies)

BioImages BioImages (www.bioimages.org.uk) has 103 images of PLECOPTERA (stoneflies)

NBN NBN (data.nbn.org.uk) has the UK distribution map of PLECOPTERA (stoneflies)

Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Order)

Taxon Rank #refs
LEUCTRIDAE (needle flies) Family  
Leuctra Stephens, 1836 (needle flies) Genus 1

Suggested Literature

Identification Works

Hynes, H.B.N., 1977 Adults and Nymphs of the British Stoneflies (Plecoptera)
Kimmins, D.E., 1950 Plecoptera
Lillehammer, A., 1988 Stoneflies (Plecoptera) of Fennoscandia and Denmark
Nilsson, A. (ed.), 1996 Aquatic Insects of North Europe

Nymphs

Hynes, H.B.N., 1977 Adults and Nymphs of the British Stoneflies (Plecoptera)
Module 4: advanced identification of mayflies (Ephemeroptera) and stoneflies (Plecoptera): https://www.fba.org.uk/identification-freshwater-invertebrates-species-level-distance-learning-course Module 4: advanced identification of mayflies (Ephemeroptera) and stoneflies (Plecoptera)
Nilsson, A. (ed.), 1996 Aquatic Insects of North Europe

PLECOPTERA may also be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)
ANIMALIA
(animals)
EUMETAZOA
(metazoans)
ARTHROPODA
(arthropods)
HEXAPODA
(insects and other 6-legged organisms)
INSECTA
(true insects)
PTERYGOTA
(bees, beetles, dragonflies, flies, grasshoppers, moths and other winged insects)
Invertebrates (via Arthropoda)

Feeding and other inter-species relationships

PLECOPTERA is associated with:

There may be taxa associated with Plecoptera listed at higher taxonomic level

INSECTA
(true insects)

Associated with PLECOPTERA:

adult adult may be infected by Erynia plecopteri - an entmophilous fungus (Entomophthorales: Entomophthoraceae) UK/Ireland Descals, E. & Webster, J., 1984

Plecoptera may be associated with more taxa listed at higher taxonomic level

ANIMALIA
(animals)
ARTHROPODA
(arthropods)
INSECTA
(true insects)
Invertebrates (via Arthropoda)

References

Descals, E. & Webster, J., 1984 Branched aquatic conidia in Erynia and Entomophthora sensu lato
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