Leuctra geniculata Stephens 1836

Vinçon, Gilles, Alami, Majida El & Errochdi, Sanae, 2014, Contribution To The Knowledge Of The Moroccan High And Middle Atlas Stoneflies (Plecoptera, Insecta), Illiesia 10 (3), pp. 17-31: 27-28

publication ID

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4760483

publication LSID

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DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4765219

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/2137C047-FF82-A93B-0388-F94FFDD879A6

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scientific name

Leuctra geniculata Stephens 1836
status

 

Leuctra geniculata Stephens 1836  

Material examined. High-Atlas: Ourika Valley , Ait El Kake, below Oukaimeden, torrrent, 2150 m, 15.11.201 3, 47♂, 29♀ ( VIN).  

Distribution. A central and west European species which also occurs in the British Isles and the Maghreb.

Ecology. In Europe, it occurs more frequently in large rivers and streams of lowland regions (metarhithral - epipotamal) while in the Moroccan Rif, it widely occurs between 50-1520 m ( Errochdi et al. 2014) and in the High-Atlas, up to 2150 m. The adults mainly emerge in autumn (VIII-XI).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Plecoptera

Family

Leuctridae

Genus

Leuctra