Ecology

Associations

Known predators

Microspora (Microspora sp.) is prey of:
Amphipoda
Aoteapsyche
Aphrophila noevaezelandiae
Austrosimulium australense
Zelandoperlinae
Austroperla cyrene
Orthocladiinae
Polypedellum
Coloburiscus humeralis
Deleatidium
Hudsonema aliena
Hydora nitida
Oligochaeta II
Oxyethira albiceps
Pycnocentrodes evecta
Zelandoperla
Acroperla
Austroclima jollyae
Maoridiamesea
Cricotopus I
Oeconesus
Oniscigaster
Paranephrops zealandicus
Pycnocentria
Zealolessica cheira
Diamesid Blond
Tanytarsini
Chironomid type Polyped
Hudsonema amabilis
Olinga feredayi
Pycnocentrodes
Cricotopus II
Naonella
Eriopterini
Austraclima jollyae
Hydrobiosella
Zelolessica cheira
Nesameletus ornatus

Based on studies in:
New Zealand: Otago, Blackrock, Lee catchment (River)
New Zealand: Otago, Broad, Lee catchment (River)
New Zealand: South Island, Canton Creek, Taieri River, Lee catchment (River)
New Zealand: Otago, Dempster's Stream, Taieri River, 3 O'Clock catchment (River)
New Zealand: Otago, Stony, Sutton catchment (River)
New Zealand: Otago, Healy Stream, Taieri River, Kye Burn catchment (River)
New Zealand: Otago, Kye Burn (River)
New Zealand: Otago, Sutton Stream, Taieri River, Sutton catchment (River)

This list may not be complete but is based on published studies.
  • Townsend, CR, Thompson, RM, McIntosh, AR, Kilroy, C, Edwards, ED, Scarsbrook, MR. 1998. Disturbance, resource supply and food-web architecture in streams. Ecology Letters 1:200-209.
  • Thompson, RM and Townsend, CR. 1999. The effect of seasonal variation on the community structure and food-web attributes of two streams: implications for food-web science. Oikos 87: 75-88.
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Microspora

This article describes a green algae. For the parasitic fungus, see Microsporidia.

In taxonomy, Microspora is a genus of algae, specifically of the Microsporaceae.[1]

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