Taxon profile


Trichoceridae Edwards, 1923

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

Scientific synonyms

Trichoceratidae Brues & Melander, 1932
Trichocerinae Rondani, 1841
Trichoderidae Papavero, 1966
Tricocerinae Rondani, 1848


Included taxa

Number of records: 14

genus Alfredia Bezzi, 1918
genus Archaeotrichocera Zhang, 2006
genus Diazosma Bergroth, 1913
genus Eotrichocera Kalugina, 1985
genus Mailotrichocera Kalugina, 1985
genus Mesotrichocera Hong & Wang, 1990
genus Nothotrichocera Alexander, 1926
genus Paleotrichocera Kalugina, 1988
genus Paracladura Brunetti, 1911
genus Sinotrichocera Zhang, 2006
genus Tanyochoreta Zhang, 2006
genus Trichocera Meigen, 1803 - winter gnat
genus Trichonomites Kalugina, 1986
genus Zendura Krzeminska, 2005

Links and literature

Data source info

Thompson C. F.: Diptera Site []
[Data retrieved on: 14 July 2008]

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