Astrocorethra Kalugina 1986 (phantom midge)

Insecta - Diptera - Chaoboridae

Full reference: N. S. Kalugina. 1986. Flies. Muscida (=Diptera), in Nasekomye v rannemelovykh ekosistemakh zapadnoy Mongolii. The Joint Soviet-Mongolian Palaeontological Expedition 28:112-125

Parent taxon: Chironomapterinae according to N. S. Kalugina 1986

Sister taxa: Baleiomyia, Helokrenia, Hypsocorethra, Mesocorethra, Praechaoborus

Subtaxa: Astrocorethra gurvanica Astrocorethra khukhmortica Astrocorethra mjangadica

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Type: Astrocorethra mjangadica

Ecology:

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Mongolia (5 collections)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

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