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Diphlebia euphoeoides

(Tropical Rockmaster)

Common Names

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Common Names in English:

Tropical Rockmaster

Description

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Habitat

Typically found in a lake at a mean distance from sea level of 201 meters (660 feet).[1]

Ecology: Inhabits streams and rivers , including those that dry to pools (Theischinger and Hawking 2006).[2].

List of Habitats :

Taxonomy

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Synonyms

Diphlebia euphaeoides Auctores • Diphlebia reinholdi Foerster

Notes

Name Status: Accepted Name .

Last scrutiny: 04-Aug-2008

The original description and information is by Tillyard (1907), and additional information by Stewart (1980) and Houston and Watson (1988). [2].

Similar Species

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Members of the genus Diphlebia

ZipcodeZoo has pages for 2 species and subspecies in this genus:

D. euphoeoides (Tropical Rockmaster) · D. lestoides (Whitewater Rockmaster)

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Further Reading

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Notes

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Contributors

Identifiers

Footnotes

  1. Standard Deviation = 303.380 based on 79 observations. Altitude information for each observation from British Oceanographic Data Centre. [back]
  2. Hawking, J. 2009. Diphlebia euphoeoides. In: IUCN 2011. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2011.2. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 31 January 2012. [back]
Last Revised: 2013-10-26