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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChironomidae 
AphiaID: 118100

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArthropoda (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHexapoda (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorInsecta (Class) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPterygota (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiptera (Order) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNematocera (Suborder) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCulicomorpha (Infraorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChironomidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCulicomorpha
Sources  basis of record Legakis, A. (2001). Insecta, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 323-324 (look up in IMIS[details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editordansmuggen  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editornon-biting midges  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorfjærmygg  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorfjørmygg  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorfjädermyggor  [details]
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taxa (141)

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 Subfamily Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChironominae
  » Tribe Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChironomini
  » Genus Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChironomus Meigen, 1803
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChironomus aprilinus Meigen, 1830
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChironomus enteromorphae Tokunaga, 1936
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChironomus halophilus Kieffer
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChironomus muratensis Ryser, Scholl & Wuelker, 1983
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChironomus salinarius Kieffer, 1915
» Genus Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCryptochironomus Kieffer, 1918
» Genus Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCyphomella Saether, 1977
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEinfeldia Kieffer, 1924
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEinfeldia carbonaria (Meigen, 1804)
» Genus Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGlyptotendipes Kieffer, 1913
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlyptotendipes barbipes (Staeger, 1839)
» Genus Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLipiniella Shilova, 1961
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLipiniella araenicola Shilova, 1961
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLipiniella arenicola Shilova, 1961 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLipiniella araenicola Shilova, 1961
» Genus Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPolypedilum Kieffer, 1912
  » Subgenus Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPolypedilum (Polypedilum) Kieffer, 1912
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolypedilum (Polypedilum) nubeculosum (Meigen, 1804)
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontomyia Edwards, 1926
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontomyia cottoni Womersley, 1937
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontomyia natans Edwards, 1926
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontomyia oceana Tokunaga, 1964
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontomyia pacifica Tokunaga, 1932
» Genus Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorStictochironomus Kieffer, 1919
» Tribe Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanytarsini
  » Genus Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCladotanytarsus Kieffer, 1922
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTanytarsus van der Wulp, 1874
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTanytarsus boodleae Tokunaga, 1933
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTanytarsus halophilae Edwards, 1926
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTanytarsus magnihamatus Tokunaga, 1933
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTanytarsus maritimus Edwards, 1926
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTanytarsus pelagicus Tokunaga, 1933
Subfamily Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorOrthocladiinae
  » Genus Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCricotopus van der Wulp, 1874
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCricotopus sylvestris (Fabricius, 1794)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCricotopus vitripennis Meigen accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalocladius vitripennis (Meigen, 1818) (nomen dubium, synonym)
  » Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCricotopus vitripennis var. halophilus Kieffer
» Genus Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHalocladius Hirvenoja, 1973
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalocladius braunsi (Goetghebuer, 1942)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalocladius fucicola (Edwards, 1926)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalocladius mediterraneus Hirvenoja, 1973
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalocladius millenarius (Santos Abreu, 1918)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalocladius variabilis (Staeger, 1839)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalocladius varians (Staeger, 1839)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalocladius vitripennis (Meigen, 1818) (nomen dubium, nomen dubium)
» Genus Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPsectrocladius Kieffer, 1906
» Genus Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPseudosmittia Goetghebuer, 1932
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudosmittia trilobata (Edwards, 1929)
» Genus Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSemiocladius Sublette & Wirth, 1980
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSemiocladius reinga (Leader, 1975)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSemiocladius whangaroa (Leader, 1975)
» Genus Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSmittia Holmgren, 1869
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSmittia reinga Leader, 1975
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSmittia rupicola (Kieffer in Mercier, 1923)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSmittia whangaroa (Kieffer in Thienemann, 1921)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSmittia thalassophila Bequaert & Goetghebuer accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThalassosmittia thalassophilus (Bequaert & Goetghebuer, 1913)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSmittia trilobata Edwards accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudosmittia trilobata (Edwards, 1929)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSmittia whangaroa Leader, 1975 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSemiocladius whangaroa (Leader, 1975)
» Genus Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpaniotoma Philippi, 1865
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpaniotoma trilobata Edwards, 1929 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudosmittia trilobata (Edwards, 1929)
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThalassosmittia (Strenzke & Remmert, 1957)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThalassosmittia atlantica (Stora, 1936)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThalassosmittia clavicornis Saunders, 1928
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThalassosmittia marinus Saunders, 1928
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThalassosmittia nemalione Tokanuga, 1936
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThalassosmittia pacificus Saunders, 1928
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThalassosmittia thalassophila (Bequaert & Goetghebuer, 1913)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThalassosmittia thalassophilus (Bequaert & Goetghebuer, 1913) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThalassosmittia thalassophila (Bequaert & Goetghebuer, 1913)
Subfamily Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanypodinae
  » Genus Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorProcladius Skuse, 1889
Subfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTelmatogetoninae Wirth

Subfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClunioninae accepted as Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorOrthocladiinae
  » Tribe Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClunionini accepted as Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorOrthocladiinae
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBelgica Jacobs, 1900
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBelgica antarctica Jacobs, 1900
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClunio Haliday, 1855
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClunio adriaticus Schiner, 1856
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClunio africanus Hesse, 1937
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClunio aquilonius Tokunaga, 1938
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClunio balticus Heimbach, 1978
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClunio brasiliensis Oliviera, 1950
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClunio brevis Stone & Wirth, 1947
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClunio californiensis Hashimoto, 1974
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClunio fuscipennis Wirth, 1952
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClunio littoralis Stone & Wirth, 1947
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClunio marinus Haliday, 1855
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClunio marshalli Stone & Wirth, 1947
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClunio martini Hashimoto, 1973
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClunio pacificus Edwards, 1926
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClunio ponticus Michailova, 1980
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClunio purpureus Hashimoto, 1962
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClunio schmitti Stone & Wirth, 1947
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClunio setoensis Tokunaga, 1933
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClunio takahashii Tokunaga, 1938
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClunio tsushimensis Tokunaga, 1933
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClunio tuthilli Tokunaga, 1964
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClunio vagans Stone & Wirth, 1947
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEretmoptera Kellogg, 1900
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEretmoptera browni Kellogg, 1900
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEretmoptera murphyi Schaeffer, 1914
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethymyia Wirth, 1949
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethymyia aptena Wirth, 1949
» Tribe Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTelmatogetonini accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTelmatogetoninae Wirth
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParaclunio Kieffer, 1911
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParaclunio alaskensis Coquillett, 1900
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParaclunio spinosus Hashimoto, 1973
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParaclunio trilobatus Kieffer, 1911
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsammathiomyia (Deby, 1899)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsammathiomyia pectinata Deby, 1889
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTelmatogeton Schiner, 1866
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTelmatogeton antipodensis Sublette & Wirth, 1980
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTelmatogeton atlanticum Oliveira, 1950
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTelmatogeton australicus Womersley, 1936
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTelmatogeton japonicus Tokunaga, 1933
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTelmatogeton latipennis Wirth, 1949
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTelmatogeton macswaini Wirth, 1949
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTelmatogeton minor Kieffer, 1914
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTelmatogeton mortoni Leader, 1975
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTelmatogeton nanum Oliveira, 1950
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTelmatogeton pacificus Tokunaga, 1935
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTelmatogeton pectinata (Deby, 1889)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTelmatogeton pusillum Edwards, 1935
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTelmatogeton sancti-pauli Schiner, 1866
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTelmatogeton simplicipes Edwards, 1931
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTelmatogeton trochanteratum Edwards, 1931
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThalassomyia (Schiner, 1856)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThalassomyia africana Edwards, 1926
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThalassomyia bureni Wirth, 1949
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThalassomyia frauenfeldi Schiner, 1856
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThalassomyia japonica Tokunaga, Etsuko & Komyo, 1955
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThalassomyia longipes Johnson, 1924
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThalassomyia maritima Wirth, 1947
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThalassomyia pilipes Edwards, 1928
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThalassomyia sabroskyi Tokunaga, 1964
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThalassomyia setosipennis Wirth, 1947
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalirytus (Eaton, 1875) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTelmatogeton Schiner, 1866
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalirytus amphibius Eaton, 1875
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalirytus macquariensis Brundin, 1962
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalirytus magellanicus Jacobs, 1900
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Estonia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMuuga harbour (Port of Tallinn, Gulf of Finland) [details]
Gulf of Finland
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEast Gulf of Finland [details]
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBelgian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:118100
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Chironomidae. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=118100 on 2014-12-21
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