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Taxonomic Serial No.: 128821

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
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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  
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumHexapoda  – hexapods  
                   ClassInsecta  – insects, hexapoda, inseto, insectes  
                      SubclassPterygota  – insects ailés, winged insects  
                         InfraclassNeoptera  – modern, wing-folding insects  
                               OrderDiptera  – mosca, mosquito, gnats, mosquitoes, true flies  
                                  SuborderNematocera  – long-horned flies  
                                        FamilyChironomidae  – midges, moucherons  
                                           SubfamilyOrthocladiinae Lenz, 1921  
    Direct Children:  
                                                 Species Metriocnemus aequalis Johannsen, 1934  
                                                 Species Metriocnemus atratulus (Zetterstedt, 1850)  
                                                 Species Metriocnemus edwardsi Jones, 1916  
                                                 Species Metriocnemus fuscipes (Meigen, 1818)  
                                                 Species Metriocnemus herbicolus Hardy, 1960  
                                                 Species Metriocnemus hygropetricus (Kieffer, 1911)  
                                                 Species Metriocnemus knabi Coquillett, 1904  
                                                 Species Metriocnemus marcidis   
                                                 Species Metriocnemus obscuripes (Holmgren, 1869)  
                                                 Species Metriocnemus perfuscus Malloch, 1934  
                                                 Species Metriocnemus picipes (Meigen, 1818)  
                                                 Species Metriocnemus polaris Kieffer, 1926  
                                                 Species Metriocnemus similis Kieffer, 1922  
                                                 Species Metriocnemus tristellus Edwards, 1929  
                                                 Species Metriocnemus ursinus (Holmgren, 1869)  

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  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Metriocnemus   
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