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Chaoboridae (phantom midge)

Insecta - Diptera - Chaoboridae

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1877Corethra exita Scudder p. 744
1890Corethra exita Scudder p. 583 figs. Pl 5 figs 22, 23
1920Chaoboridae Edwards
1962Dixamimidae Rohdendorf p. 314
1962Rhaetomyiidae Rohdendorf p. 318
1985Chaoboridae Kalugina p. 65
1986Chaoboridae Kalugina p. 117
1992Dixamimidae Carpenter
1992Rhaetomyiidae Carpenter
1992Rhaetomyiidae Krzemiński p. 50
2007Chaoboridae Yeates et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
Cercofilata
classInsecta
Dicondylia
RankNameAuthor
Paranotalia
subclassPterygota()
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
Holometabola
Aparaglossata
Mecopterida
superorderAntliophora
orderDiptera
infraorderCulicomorpha
superfamilyCulicoidea
familyChaoboridaeEdwards 1920
familyChaoboridaeEdwards 1920

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available