†subfamily Chironomapterinae Kalugina 1974 (phantom midge)

Insecta - Diptera - Chaoboridae

Synonyms: Mesotendipedidae Hong 1982 [objective synonym], Mesotendipedinae Hong 1982 [objective synonym]

Parent taxon: Chaoboridae according to N. S. Kalugina 1993

See also Evenhuis 1994, Hong 1982, Kalugina 1985 and Kalugina 1986

Sister taxa: Chachotosha, Chaoborinae, Chaoborites, Chaoburmus, Chironomaptera, Corethra exita, Dixamima, Gedanoborus, Jordanobotomus, Libanoborus, Mesochaoborus, Palaeomochlonyx, Rhaetomyia, Taimyborus

Subtaxa: Astrocorethra Baleiomyia Helokrenia Hypsocorethra Mesocorethra Praechaoborus

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Ecology:

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Mongolia (5 collections)

• Jurassic of Mongolia (1), the Russian Federation (11)

Total: 17 collections including 20 occurrences

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