Ecology

Associations

Known predators

Limnophilus (Limnophilus sp.) is prey of:
roach
Actinopterygii
Aves
Chiroptera

Based on studies in:
England, River Cam (River)
UK: Yorkshire, Aire, Nidd & Wharfe Rivers (River)

This list may not be complete but is based on published studies.
  • E. Percival and H. Whitehead, 1929. A quantitative study of the fauna of some types of stream-bed. J. Ecol. 17:282-314, from p. 311 & overleaf.
  • P. H. T. Hartley, Food and feeding relationships in a community of fresh-water fishes, J. Anim. Ecol. 17(1):1-14, from p. 12 (1948).
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Known prey organisms

Limnophilus (Limnophilus sp.) preys on:
plant fragments
Bacillariophyceae
Coscinodiscus
Synedra
detritus
Phanerogamic matter

Based on studies in:
England, River Cam (River)
UK: Yorkshire, Aire, Nidd & Wharfe Rivers (River)

This list may not be complete but is based on published studies.
  • E. Percival and H. Whitehead, 1929. A quantitative study of the fauna of some types of stream-bed. J. Ecol. 17:282-314, from p. 311 & overleaf.
  • P. H. T. Hartley, Food and feeding relationships in a community of fresh-water fishes, J. Anim. Ecol. 17(1):1-14, from p. 12 (1948).
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