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Apedilum elachistus  Townes, 1945
Taxonomic Serial No.: 129618

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Paralauterborniella elachista (Townes, 1945)
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  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 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  
                                                 GenusApedilum Townes, 1945  
                                                    SpeciesApedilum elachistus Townes, 1945  

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  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Apedilum elachistus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Epler, J. H.  
  Publication Date: 1988   
  Article/Chapter Title: A reconsideration of the genus Apedilum Townes, 1945   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Spixiana, Supplement 14   
  Page(s): 105-116   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0177-7424   
  Reference for: Apedilum elachistus   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: North America  
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Continental US, Native  






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