Information

Ecological parameter:  pollution Dell'Uomo

Parameter group: pollution preference parameters

Explanation:
Species serve as indicators for pollution following DELL'UOMO (1996).
DELL'UOMO, A. (1996): Assessment of water quality of an apennine river as a pilot study for diatom-based monitoring of italian watercourses. In B. A. WHITTON & E. ROTT (Eds.) Use of Algae for monitoring rivers II, Innsbruck Austria 17-19 Sept. 95, Studia Student. G.m.b.H. 65-72

Assigned taxa for each higher systematic unit
TaxagroupNumber of assigned taxa / total number of taxa - percentage
Araphidees44 / 577 - 7.6%
Brachyraphydees6 / 366 - 1.6%
Centrophycidees21 / 847 - 2.4%
Epithemiacees7 / 82 - 8.5%
Monoraphidees31 / 528 - 5.8%
Naviculacees198 / 5376 - 3.6%
Nitzschiacees52 / 801 - 6.4%
Surirellacees15 / 291 - 5.1%