Culicoides (Groganomyia) Szadziewski and Dominiak 2019 (biting midge)

Insecta - Diptera - Ceratopogonidae

Full reference: R. Szadziewski and P. Dominiak. 2019. Taxonomic names, in Haematophagous biting midges of the extant genus Culicoides Latreille (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae) evolved during the mid-Cretaceous. Zootaxa 4688:535-548

Parent taxon: Culicoides according to R. Szadziewski and P. Dominiak 2019

Sister taxa: Culicoides abbreviatipennis, Culicoides agamus, Culicoides ambericus, Culicoides annosus, Culicoides antilleanus, Culicoides atratus, Culicoides austerus, Culicoides balticus, Culicoides bicolor, Culicoides bifidus, Culicoides brisaci, Culicoides brodzinskyi, Culicoides bullus, Culicoides canadensis, Culicoides carri, Culicoides casei, Culicoides ceranowiczi, Culicoides dasyheleiformis, Culicoides doyeni, Culicoides elongatulus, Culicoides eoselficus, Culicoides filipalpis, Culicoides fossilis, Culicoides gedanensis, Culicoides gracilior, Culicoides grandibocus, Culicoides hispanicolus, Culicoides jucundus, Culicoides kaluginae, Culicoides laurae, Culicoides liliputanus, Culicoides mammalicolus, Culicoides megacanthus, Culicoides mioceneus, Culicoides obesus, Culicoides obscuratus, Culicoides obuncus, Culicoides prussicus, Culicoides speciosus, Culicoides sphenostylus, Culicoides subgedanensis, Culicoides succineus, Culicoides succivarius, Culicoides tenuipennis, Culicoides truncatus, Culicoides tyrrelli, Culicoides ventralis, Culicoides yoosti, Culicoides (Oecacta) dasyheleiformis, Culicoides (Oecacta) succivarius

Subtaxa: Culicoides (Groganomyia) bojarskii Culicoides (Groganomyia) burmiticus Culicoides (Groganomyia) ellenbergeri Culicoides (Groganomyia) myanmaricus

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Ecology:

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Myanmar (3 collections)

Total: 3 collections including 4 occurrences

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