Oryctochlus vulcanus Kalugina 1985 (non biting midge)

Insecta - Diptera - Chironomidae

Full reference: N. S. Kalugina. 1985. Infraorders Psychodomorpha, Tipulomorpha and Culicomorpha. Dvukrylye nasekomye Yury Sibiri 33-113

Belongs to Oryctochlus according to N. S. Kalugina 1993

See also Kalugina 1985

Sister taxa: Oryctochlus affinis, Oryctochlus brundini, Oryctochlus contiguus, Oryctochlus kaluginae, Oryctochlus longilobus, Oryctochlus minor, Oryctochlus minutus, Oryctochlus mirificus, Oryctochlus placidus, Oryctochlus toarciensis

Type specimen: PIN 3053/997, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Uda River (PIN collection 3053), which is in an Oxfordian/Kimmeridgian terrestrial horizon in the Uda Formation of the Russian Federation.



• Jurassic of the Russian Federation (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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