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family

non-biting midges
Chironomidae Erichson, 1841

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Diptera - true flies, mosquitoes and gnats »  superfamily Chironomoidea

Scientific synonyms

Chirnomides Coates, 1842
Chironomida Heer, 1849
Chironomina Rondani, 1856
Chironomitae Desmarest, 1860
Chironomoidae Agassiz, 1846

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Included taxa

Number of records: 63

subfamily Aenneinae Ansorge, 1999
subfamily Buchonomyiinae
subfamily Chilenomyiinae Brundin, 1983
subfamily Chironominae
subfamily Diamesinae
subfamily Orthocladiinae Lenz, 1921
subfamily Podonominae
subfamily Prodiamesinae
subfamily Tanypodinae
subfamily Telmatogetoninae
subfamily Usambaromyiinae Andersen & Sæther, 1994
genus Olecryptotendipes Zorina, 2007
genus Paraphrotenia Brundin, 1966

Chironomidae incertae sedis

genus Afrozavrelia Harrison, 2004
genus Ainuyusurika Sasa & Shirasaka in Sasa, 1988
genus Alitendipes Hong, 2002
genus Allochironomus Kieffer, 1922
genus Allometricnemus Freeman, 1961
genus Allotanytarsus Kieffer, 1921
genus Amberaspinus Evenhuis, 1994
genus Amphismittia Kawai, Okamoto & Imabayashi, 2002
genus Anaphrotenia Brundin, 1983
genus Ancylocladius Sublette & Wirth, 1972
genus Andamanus Maheshwari & Maheswari, 2001
genus Anuncotendipes Cranston, 1999
genus Apedilum Townes, 1945
genus Aphrotenia Brundin, 1966
genus Aphroteniella Brundin, 1966
genus Archaeochlus Brundin, 1966
genus Arctomyia Lundstroem, 1915
genus Asachironomus Kikuchi & Sasa, 1990
genus Asclerina Reiss, 1968
genus Asiatendipes Hong, 2002
genus Asuba Giebel, 1856
genus Beifangitendipes Hong, 2002
genus Belgica Jacobs, 1900
genus Benthalia Lipina, 1939
genus Bernhardia Datta & Chaudhuri, 1992
genus Bethbilbeckia Fittkau & Murray, 1988
genus Bibionites Handlirsch, 1906
genus Bisaiyusurika Sasa & Kondo, 1994
genus Biwatendipes Tokunaga, 1965
genus Branchiurus Viviani, 1805
genus Brunieria Kieffer, 1921
genus Bythomyia Zhang, 1989
genus Caladomyia Sawedal, 1981
genus Calochironomus Kieffer, 1921
genus Calopsectra Kieffer, 1909
genus Campontia Johnston, 1827
genus Camposimyia Reiss, 1981
genus Cantomyia Roback, 1962
genus Cataliptus Bezzi, 1916
genus Chaititendipes Hong, 2002
genus Chirocladius Picado, 1913
genus Chrysopelopia Harrison, 1978
genus Clinochironomus Kieffer, 1921
genus Coelochironoma Zhang et al., 1989
genus Colosmittia Andersen & Saether, 1993
genus Cretodiamesa Kalugina, 1976
genus Cricotopiella Meunier, 1916
genus Daitoyusurika Sasa & Suzuki, 2001
genus Dara Giebel, 1856
genus Dolichocladius Kieffer, 1911

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