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Taxonomic Serial No.: 129254

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Tendipes
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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  – triploblasts  
             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  
    Direct Children:  
                                                    Species Chironomus anonymus Williston  
                                                    Species Chironomus anthracinus Zetterstedt, 1860  
                                                    Species Chironomus athalassicus Cannings, 1975  
                                                    Species Chironomus atrella (Townes, 1945)  
                                                    Species Chironomus atritibia Malloch, 1934  
                                                    Species Chironomus atroviridis (Townes, 1945)  
                                                    Species Chironomus attenuatus Walker, 1848  
                                                    Species Chironomus bimaculus Walker, 1848  
                                                    Species Chironomus biseta (Townes, 1945)  
                                                    Species Chironomus borealis Curtis, 1835  
                                                    Species Chironomus boydi   
                                                    Species Chironomus brevipalpis (Kieffer, 1926)  
                                                    Species Chironomus brunneipennis Johannsen, 1905  
                                                    Species Chironomus carus (Townes, 1945)  
                                                    Species Chironomus chelonia (Townes, 1945)  
                                                    Species Chironomus crassicaudatus Malloch, 1915  
                                                    Species Chironomus cucini Webb, 1969  
                                                    Species Chironomus decorus Johannsen, 1905  
                                                    Species Chironomus decumbens Malloch, 1934  
                                                    Species Chironomus edwardsi Kruseman  
                                                    Species Chironomus equisitus   
                                                    Species Chironomus esakii Tokunaga  
                                                    Species Chironomus excavatus Kieffer, 1917  
                                                    Species Chironomus excisus Kieffer, 1917  
                                                    Species Chironomus frommeri Atchley and Martin, 1971  
                                                    Species Chironomus halophilus Packard, 1873  
                                                    Species Chironomus harti Malloch, 1915  
                                                    Species Chironomus hawaiiensis Grimshaw  
                                                    Species Chironomus hyperboreus Staeger, 1845  
                                                    Species Chironomus jacundus Walker  
                                                    Species Chironomus major Wulker and Bulter, 1983  
                                                    Species Chironomus maturus Johannsen, 1908  
                                                    Species Chironomus melanderi Kieffer, 1917  
                                                    Species Chironomus nigritibia Walker, 1848  
                                                    Species Chironomus ochreatus (Townes, 1945)  
                                                    Species Chironomus pallidivittatus Malloch, 1915  
                                                    Species Chironomus pauciplumatus Hardy, 1960  
                                                    Species Chironomus pilicornis (Fabricius, 1794)  
                                                    Species Chironomus plumosus (Linnaeus, 1758)  
                                                    Species Chironomus prior Butler, 1982  
                                                    Species Chironomus pungens (Townes, 1945)  
                                                    Species Chironomus redeuns Walker  
                                                    Species Chironomus riparius Meigen, 1804  
                                                    Species Chironomus salinarius Kieffer, 1915  
                                                    Species Chironomus samoensis Edwards, 1928  
                                                    Species Chironomus sanctipaula Sublette, 1966  
                                                    Species Chironomus staegeri Lundbeck, 1898  
                                                    Species Chironomus stigmaterus Say, 1823  
                                                    Species Chironomus stylifera Johannsen  
                                                    Species Chironomus subtendens Townes  
                                                    Species Chironomus tamapullus (Sasa, 1981)  
                                                    Species Chironomus tardus Butler, 1982  
                                                    Species Chironomus tentans Fabricius, 1805  
                                                    Species Chironomus trichomerus Walker, 1848  
                                                    Species Chironomus tuberculatus (Townes, 1945)  
                                                    Species Chironomus tuxis Curran, 1930  
                                                    Species Chironomus utahensis Malloch, 1915  
                                                    Species Chironomus viridulus Linnaeus  
                                                    Species Chironomus vockerothi Rasmussen, 1984  
                                                    Species Chironomus whitseli Sublette and Sublette, 1974  
                                                    Species Chironomus yoshimatsui Martin and Sublette, 1972  

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