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Chironomidae (non biting midge)
Insecta - Diptera - Chironomidae
It was synonymized subjectively with Tendipedidae by Statz (1944).
It was assigned to Chironomidea by Kalugina (1986); to Diptera by Zhang (1989); to Nematocera by Carpenter (1992); and to Chironomoidea by Kalugina (1985) and Yeates et al. (2007).
|Year||Name and author|
|1838||Chironomidae Macquart p. 36|
|1911||Tendipedinae Kieffer p. 19|
|1946||Protobibionidae Rohdendorf p. 46|
|1985||Chironomidae Kalugina p. 81|
|1986||Chironomidae Kalugina p. 121|
|1989||Chironomidae Zhang p. 327|
|2007||Chironomidae Yeates et al.|
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