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Distribution path and Subregions of Micronesia (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Oceania - Micronesia
Subregions: Caroline Islands, Gilbert Islands, Guam, Kiribati, Mariana Islands, Marshall Islands, Palau, Wake Island
Taxonomy for Chironomidae (Midges) in Micronesia
Class
Micronesia
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 231 families, 1150 genera, 2793 species
Tree
Subclass
Micronesia
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 230 families, 1148 genera, 2791 species
Tree
Infraclass
Micronesia
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 226 families, 1133 genera, 2753 species
Tree
Superorder
Micronesia
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 145 families, 833 genera, 2077 species
Tree
Order
Micronesia
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 51 families, 304 genera, 959 species
Tree
Suborder
Micronesia
Nematocera (Latreille, 1825) (Long-horned flies)
 12 families, 101 genera, 467 species
Site
Tree
Infraorder
Micronesia
Culicomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (Mosquitoes and Midges)
 4 families, 56 genera, 304 species
Tree
Superfamily
Micronesia
Chironomoidea (Newman, 1834)
 2 families, 48 genera, 249 species
Tree
Family
Micronesia
Chironomidae (Erichson, 1842) (Midges) - Systematics
 34 genera, 113 species
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Genera701    worldwide
Species12.992    worldwide
Common namesMidges, Nonbiting midges, Chironomids, Non-biting midges
German namesZuckmücken
Dutch namesDansmuggen
Danish namesDansemyg
Finnish namesSurviaissääsket
Norwegian namesFjærmygg
Swedish namesFjädermyggor
AuthorErichson, 1842
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Pacific Ocean
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Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Angola, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bangladesh, Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Botswana, Brazil, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Canada, Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Mali, Marshall Islands, Mexico, Micronesia, Mongolia, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, North Korea, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Palestine, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Tuvalu, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesChironomidae in bie.ala.org.au
Chironomidae in faunaeur.org
Chironomidae in itis.gov
Chironomidae in dyntaxa.se
Chironomidae in Wikipedia (English)

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Species overview - Checklist for Chironomidae in Micronesia
Species with ANext  
Ablabesmyia monilis (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Anatopynia elongata -> Macropelopini elongataInfo
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Chironomus bicoloris (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Chironomus calipterus (Kieffer, 1908)Info
Chironomus carolinensis (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Chironomus claggi (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Chironomus crassicaudus (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Chironomus crassiforceps (Kieffer, 1916)Info
Chironomus javanus (Kieffer, 1924)Info
Chironomus longilobus (Kieffer, 1916)Info
Chironomus nigerilateralis (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Chironomus plumatisetigerus (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Chironomus praeapicalis (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Chironomus samoensis (Edwards, 1928)Info
Chironomus sexipunctatus (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Chironomus trifasciatus -> Cricotopus trifasciatusInfo
Clinotanypus guamensis (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Clunio pacificus (Edwards, 1926)Info
Clunio tuthilli (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Compterosmittia claggi (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Compterosmittia tuberculifera (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Cricotopus gressitti (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Cricotopus sabroskyi (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Cricotopus trifasciatus (Meigen, 1813)Info
Cryptochironomus javae (Kieffer, 1924)Info
Cryptochironomus ponapensis (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Endochironomus palauensis (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Endochironomus tenuicaudus (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Species with KBack  Next  Top
Kiefferulus longilobus (Kieffer, 1916)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Macropelopini elongata (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Metriocnemus adjectus -> Orthocladiinae adjectusInfo
Monopelopia elongata (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Orthocladiinae adjectus (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Orthocladiinae bifurcata (Tokunaga, 1936)Info
Orthocladiinae guamensis (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Orthocladiinae zonata (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Paramerina dolosa (Johannsen, 1931)Info
Paramerina ignobilis (Johannsen, 1931)Info
Parametriocnemus claggi (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Parametriocnemus flavellus (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Pentaneura carolinensis -> Pentaneurini carolinensisInfo
Pentaneura ponapensis -> Pentaneurini ponapensisInfo
Pentaneurini carolinensis (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Pentaneurini ponapensis (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Pentapedilum nodosum (Johannsen, 1932)Info
Phaenopsectra gressitti (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Polypedilum albiceps (Johannsen, 1932)Info
Polypedilum albicorpus (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Polypedilum concomitatum (Johannsen, 1932)Info
Polypedilum convexum (Johannsen, 1932)Info
Polypedilum dybasi (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Polypedilum elongatum (Albu, 1980)Info
Polypedilum esakii (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Polypedilum insulanum (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Polypedilum longilobatus -> Stenochironomus longilobatusInfo
Polypedilum medivittatum (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Polypedilum nigribasale (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Polypedilum nodosum (Johannsen, 1932)Info
Polypedilum palauense (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Polypedilum perturbans (Johannsen, 1932)Info
Polypedilum ponapense (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Polypedilum spadix (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Polypedilum trukense (Tokunaga, 1940)Info
Polypedilum yapense (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Pontomyia natans (Edwards, 1926)Info
Pontomyia oceana (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Pseudosmittia bicinctura (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Pseudosmittia bifurcata (Tokunaga, 1936)Info
Pseudosmittia brachydicrana (Edwards, 1927)Info
Pseudosmittia christmasensis (Ferrington & Saether, 2011)Info
Pseudosmittia dupia (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Pseudosmittia dupla (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Pseudosmittia fusivenosa (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Pseudosmittia insulsa (Johannsen, 1946)Info
Pseudosmittia kraussi (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Pseudosmittia licina (Ferrington & Saether, 2011)Info
Pseudosmittia maculiventris (Edwards, 1933)Info
Pseudosmittia micronesia (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Pseudosmittia palauensis (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Pseudosmittia tokunagi (Ferrington & Saether, 2011)Info
Pseudosmittia triangula (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Pseudosmittia yapensis (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Pseudosmittia zonata (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rhagosmittia maculiventris (Edwards, 1935)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Semiocladius brevicornis (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Smittia bicinctura -> Orthocladiinae bicincturaInfo
Smittia guamensis -> Orthocladiinae guamensisInfo
Smittia zonata -> Orthocladiinae zonataInfo
Spaniotoma bifurcata -> Orthocladiinae bifurcataInfo
Stempellina emarginata (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Stempellina gressitti (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Stenochironomus longilobatus (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Stenochironomus sabroskyi (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Stictochironomus townesi (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tanytarsus boninensis (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Tanytarsus dybasi (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Tanytarsus esakii (Tokunaga, 1940)Info
Tanytarsus halophilae (Edwards, 1926)Info
Tanytarsus insulicola (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Tanytarsus lamnicaudus (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Tanytarsus latiforceps (Edwards, 1941)Info
Tanytarsus magnihamatus (Tokunaga, 1933)Info
Tanytarsus ovatus (Johannsen, 1932)Info
Tanytarsus pelagicus (Tokunaga, 1933)Info
Tanytarsus ponapensis (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Tanytarsus simplex (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Tanytarsus tricuspis (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Tanytarsus upoluensis (Ashe, 1985)Info
Thalassomya maritima (Wirth, 1947)Info
Thalassomya sabroskyi (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Trondia adjectus (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Species with ZBack  Top
Zavrelimyia carolinensis (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Zavrelimyia ponapensis (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
113 Species in Chironomidae for Micronesia listed
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Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderHolometabola
Holometabolous Insects
OrderDiptera
True flies, Mosquitoes, Gnats, Flies
SuborderNematocera
Long-horned flies, Mosquitoes
InfraorderCulicomorpha
Mosquitoes and Midges
SuperfamilyChironomoidea
FamilyChironomidae
Midges, Nonbiting midges, Chironomids, Non-biting midges
AuthorErichson, 1842

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