Nemoura rifensis Aubert, 1961,

Errochdi, Sanae, Alami, Majida El, Vinçon, Gilles, Abdaoui, Abdelali & Ghamizi, Mohamed, 2014, Contribution to the knowledge of Moroccan and Maghrebin stoneflies (Plecoptera), Zootaxa 3838 (1): -1

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scientific name

Nemoura rifensis Aubert, 1961
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Nemoura rifensis Aubert, 1961 

Distribution ( Fig. 8View FIGURE 8). A Betico-rifan species that extends to the south of the Iberian Peninsula (Betic Cordillera) as well as the coastal mountainous region east of Rabat. This species is only known from five locations, two in Spain ( Aubert 1963 a, Tierno de Figueroa & Rodríguez-López 2011), two in the Rif ( Aubert 1961, Errochdi & El Alami 2008, Errochi et al. 2014) and one in the surroundings of Rabat ( Dakki 2009).

Ecology. Larvae are stenothermal, crenophilic and detritivores, occurring in mountain streams and springs. The adults emerge in spring (IV –VI) (Sánchez-Ortega & Tierno de Figueroa 1996, Errochdi et al. 2014).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Plecoptera

Family

Nemouridae

Genus

Nemoura