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Distribution path and Subregions of Sierra Leone (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - West Africa - Sierra Leone
Taxonomy for Chironomidae (Midges) in Sierra Leone
Class
Sierra Leone
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 252 families, 2312 genera, 5493 species
Tree
Subclass
Sierra Leone
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 251 families, 2311 genera, 5492 species
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Infraclass
Sierra Leone
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 242 families, 2257 genera, 5354 species
Tree
Superorder
Sierra Leone
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 181 families, 2003 genera, 4995 species
Tree
Order
Sierra Leone
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 48 families, 262 genera, 542 species
Tree
Suborder
Sierra Leone
Nematocera (Latreille, 1825) (Long-horned flies)
 11 families, 41 genera, 126 species
Site
Tree
Infraorder
Sierra Leone
Culicomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (Mosquitoes and Midges)
 4 families, 21 genera, 91 species
Tree
Superfamily
Sierra Leone
Chironomoidea (Newman, 1834)
 2 families, 9 genera, 11 species
Tree
Family
Sierra Leone
Chironomidae (Erichson, 1842) (Midges) - Systematics
 5 genera, 5 species
Site
Tree
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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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Indo-Australian region
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Fossils:

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World Oceans:

Pacific Ocean
Atlantic Ocean


Countries
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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)

Species overview - Checklist for Chironomidae in Sierra Leone
Conochironomus acustistilus (Freeman, 1955)Info
Dicrotendipes regalis (Goetghebuer, 1936)Info
Paratendipes crosskeyi (Freeman, 1956)Info
Rheocricotopus metallescens (Goetghebuer, 1934)Info
Stenochironomus micronyx (Goetghebuer, 1936)Info
5 Species in Chironomidae for Sierra Leone listed
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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