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Ceratopogonidae 
Taxonomic Serial No.: 127076

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Synonym(s): Heleidae
 
  Common Name(s): biting midges
 
    no-see-ums
 
    punkies
 
    brűlots [French]
 
    cératopogonidés [French]
 
    moucherons piqueurs [French]
 
       
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  Current Standing: valid  
       
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  Record Credibility Rating: unverified  
  Global Species Completeness: unknown   
  Latest Record Review: unknown   
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomProtostomia   
          SuperphylumEcdysozoa   
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumHexapoda  – hexapods  
                   ClassInsecta  – insects, hexapoda, inseto, insectes  
                      SubclassPterygota  – insects ailés, winged insects  
                         InfraclassNeoptera  – modern, wing-folding insects  
                            SuperorderHolometabola   
                               OrderDiptera  – mosca, mosquito, gnats, mosquitoes, true flies  
                                  SuborderNematocera  – long-horned flies  
                                     InfraorderCulicomorpha   
                                        FamilyCeratopogonidae  – biting midges, no-see-ums, punkies, brűlots, cératopogonidés, moucherons piqueurs  
    Direct Children:  
                                           Subfamily Ceratopogoninae   
                                           Subfamily Dasyheleinae   
                                           Subfamily Forcipomyiinae   
                                           Subfamily Leptoconopinae   
       

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  Source: ITIS*ca, website (version 2002)  
  Acquired: 2003   
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  Reference for: brűlots[French], cératopogonidés [French], moucherons piqueurs [French]   
       
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
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  Reference for: Ceratopogonidae, biting midges   
       
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