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Posted by Martin Spies
 - May 02, 2024, 09:40:30 AM

Dvorak, M., Dittmann, I. L., Pedrini-Martha, V., Hamerlík, L., Bitušík, P., Stuchlik, E., Vondrák, D., Füreder, L., Lackner, R. (2024) Molecular and morphological characterisation of larvae of the genus Diamesa Meigen, 1835 (Diptera: Chironomidae) in Alpine streams (Ötztal Alps, Austria). PLoS One 19(2, paper e0298367): 15 pp. + online suppl. material. [publd 15.ii.2024]

Ge, X., Wang, C., Pei, W., Tang, Y., Liu, W., Yan, C. (2024) New descriptions of the larval and pupal stages of Orthocladius nitidoscutellatus and Psectrocladius nevalis from Xizang, China (Diptera, Chironomidae). Biodivers. Data J. 12(paper e121952): 12 pp. + online suppl. material. [publd 4.iv.2024]

Li, Z., Tang, H. (2024) Description of immature stages of Endochironomus pekanus (Kieffer) (Diptera, Chironomidae). Zootaxa 5446(4): 581-587. [publd 2.v.2024]

Makarchenko, E. A., Palatov, D. M. (2024) Redescription of the Caucasian endemic Diamesa tskhomelidzei Kownacki et Kownacka (Diptera: Chironomidae: Diamesinae). Zootaxa 5419(3): 446-450. [publd 7.iii.2024]

Song, Ch., Chen, G., Wang, L., Lei, T., Qi, X. (2024) DNA barcoding supports "color-pattern"-based species of Stictochironomus from China (Diptera: Chironomidae). Insects [Basle] 15(3, paper 179): 18 pp. + online suppl. material. [publd 6.iii.2024].
Posted by Martin Spies
 - November 23, 2023, 10:29:01 AM

Bolshakov, V., Prokin, A., Mayor, T., Hakobyan, S., Movergoz, E. (2023) Karyotypes and COI gene sequences of Chironomus annularius sensu lato (Diptera, Chironomidae) from Russia, Mongolia, and Armenia. Water [Basle] 15(17, Article 3114): 19 pp. [publd 30.viii.2023]

Brodin, Y., Hellberg, J. (2023) Smaller, lighter coloured and less hairy Procladius (Diptera, Chironomidae) in warmer climate. Biologia: 8 pp. [publd online 15.ii.2023]

Krasheninnikov, A. B. (2023) Redescription of two rare arctic chironomids (Diptera: Chironomidae: Orthocladiinae) from the Novaya Zemlya Archipelago described by J.J. Kieffer. Zootaxa 5375(3): 445-450. [publd 23.xi.2023]

Li, Sh.-Y., Yao, Y., Sun, L., Ling, H.-N., Jin, W.-D., Lin, X.-L. (2023) DNA barcodes and morphology reveal new species within the Rheotanytarsus guineensis species group from China (Diptera: Chironomidae). Archives Insect Biochem. Physiol. 114(4): 18 pp. [publd online 2.xi.2023]

Liu, W.-B., Yao, Y., Lin, X.-L., Yan, Ch.-C. (2023) Symbiocladius rhithrogenae (Zavřel, 1924): Redescription of the male adult with DNA barcode (Diptera: Chironomidae). Ent. News 130(5): 445-452. [publd "August" 2023]

Makarchenko, E. A. (2023) Correction of mistakes. I. New synonyms of two species Diamesa Meigen (Diptera: Chironomidae, Diamesinae) from the Russian Far East, with redescription of D. tsutsuii Tokunaga and D. nivoriunda (Fitch). Zootaxa 5297(1): 144-150. [publd 31.v.2023]

Makarchenko, E. A., Yavorskaya, N. M. (2023) Correction of mistakes. II. New taxonomic position of Chaetocladius (Amblycladius) amurensis Makarchenko et Makarchenko (Diptera: Chironomidae: Orthocladiinae) from the Russian Far East, with redescription of species. Zootaxa 5361(3): 444-448. [publd 2.xi.2023]

Orel, O. V. (2023) The first record of Neostempellina simantoneoa (Sasa, Suzuki et Sakai, 1998), comb. nov. for the Russian Far East, with a description of the preimaginal stages (Diptera, Chironomidae). Zootaxa 5254(4): 567--575. [publd 14.iii.2023]

Pinho, L. C., Andersen, T. (2023) The immature stages and female imago of Rheocricotopus (Psilocricotopus) sirventorum Andersen & Mendes, 2012, a Neotropical member of the chalybeatus species group (Diptera, Chironomidae, Orthocladiinae). Zootaxa 5375(4): 595-600. [publd 24.xi.2023]

Silva, F. L. da, Pinho, L. C., Stur, E., Nihei, S. S., Ekrem, T. (2023) DNA barcodes provide insights into the diversity and biogeography of the non-biting midge Polypedilum (Diptera, Chironomidae) in South America. Ecol. Evol. 13(10, paper e10602): 18 pp. + online suppl. material. [publd online 11.x.2023]

Velásquez-Rodríguez, K., Lin, X.-L., Sánchez-Vendizú, P., Loayza-Muro, R., Huamantinco, A., Prat, N. (2023) DNA Barcode of symbiotic chironomids: Findings in the genus Symbiocladius (Diptera: Chironomidae). Zootaxa 5319(1): 48-56. [publd 24.vii.2023]
Posted by Martin Spies
 - September 29, 2022, 10:32:16 AM

Hamerlík, L., Silva, F. L., Massaferro, J. (2022) An illustrated guide of subfossil Chironomidae (Insecta: Diptera) from waterbodies of Central America and the Yucatan Peninsula. J. Paleolimnol. 67(3): 201-258. [first publd online 29.i.2022]

Kodama, A., Maruta, R., Saito, H., Kawai, K. (2022) Molecular phylogeny of Japanese marine Tanytarsini chironomids (Chironomidae: Chironominae). Genetica: 10 pp. [publd online 13.viii.2022]

Konar, S. (2022) Correction of the generic status in Polypedilum (Polypedilum) aduncum Konar et Hazra (Diptera: Chironomidae). Zootaxa 5087(2): 400. [publd 6.i.2022]

Krasheninnikov, A. B., Przhiboro, A. A. (2022) On taxonomy of the subgenus Amblycladius of the genus Chaetocladius (Diptera, Chironomidae). Zootaxa 5168(4): 494-500.  [publd 25.vii.2022]

Lin, X.-L., Liu, Zh., Yan, L.-P., Duan, X., Bu, W.-J., Wang, X.-H., Zheng, Ch.-G. (2022) Mitogenomes provide new insights of evolutionary history of Boreheptagyiini and Diamesini (Diptera: Chironomidae: Diamesinae). Ecol. Evol. 12(5, item e8957): 13 pp. + online suppl. material. [publd 24.v.2022]

Makarchenko, E. A. (2022) Redescription of two little-known Palaearctic species of Pseudodiamesa Goetghebuer (Diptera: Chironomidae: Diamesinae). Zootaxa 5092(5): 596-600. [publd 24.i.2022]

Makarchenko, E. A., Hansen, D. C. (2022) On the taxonomy and distribution of Diamesa insignipes Kieffer (Diptera: Chironomidae: Diamesinae). Zootaxa 5138(2): 191-195. [publd 17.v.2022]

Makarchenko, E. A., Semenchenko, A. A., Palatov, D. M. (2022) Redescription of the Caucasian endemic Diamesa caucasica Kownacki et Kownacka (Diptera: Chironomidae: Diamesinae). Zootaxa 5159(3): 445-450. [publd]

Makarchenko, E. A., Semenchenko, A. A., Palatov, D. M. (2022) Taxonomy of Diamesa steinboecki group (Diptera: Chironomidae: Diamesinae), with description and DNA barcoding of known species. II. Subgroups davisi, leona and loeffleri. Zootaxa 5190(3): 361-392. [publd 29.ix.2022]

Martin, J. (2022) The Chironomus species studied by Letha Karunakaran in Singapore, with a review of the status of selected South-East Asian Chironomus. CHIRONOMUS J. Chironomidae Res. 35: 6 p. [publd 15.ix.2022]

Michailova, P. (2022) External morphology of larva and polytene chromosomes of Clunio marinus Haliday, 1855 (Diptera, Chironomidae, Orthocladiinae) from two localities of the Atlantic coast. Zootaxa 5141(2): 163-173. [publd 25.v.2022]

Moubayed, J., Langton, P. (2022) Redescription of the type specimens of Georthocladius (Georthocladius) collarti (Goet., 1941) and Parachaetocladius scaturiginis (Goet., 1940) n. comb. with keys to the European species [Diptera, Chironomidae]. Ephemera 23(1): 17-28.

Rossaro, B., Marziali, L., Magoga, G., Montagna, M., Boggero, A. (2022) Corrections and additions to descriptions of some species of the subgenus Orthocladius s. str. (Diptera, Chironomidae, Orthocladiinae). Insects 13(1, item 51): 1-24 + online suppl. material. [publd 2.i.2022]

Sari, A. (2022) Evolutionary relationships among several species from the genus Cricotopus (Diptera: Chironomidae): What about Turkish representatives of this genus? Turkish J. Zool. 46(1): 129-143.

Song, C., Martin, J., Wang, S., Qi, X. (2022) Redescription and new record of Chironomus novosibiricus (Diptera, Chironomidae) from northern China. Annls zool. fenn. 59: 111-115. [publd online 9.ii.2022]

Tang, H., Cheng, Q., Krosch, M. N., Cranston, P. S. (2022) Maritime midge radiations in the Pacific Ocean Diptera: Chironomidae). Syst Ent. 48(1): 111-126 + online suppl. material. [first publd online 17.viii.2022]
Posted by Martin Spies
 - June 23, 2022, 12:05:21 PM

Bolshakov, V. V., Prokin, A. A., Artemenko, S. V. (2021) Karyotype and COI gene sequence of Chironomus heteropilicornis Wülker, 1996 (Diptera, Chironomidae) from the Gydan Peninsula, Russia. CompCytogen 15(4): 447-458.

Krosch, M. N., Silva, F. L., Ekrem, T., Baker, A. M., Bryant, L. M., Stur, E., Cranston, P. S. (2021) A new molecular phylogeny for the Tanypodinae (Diptera: Chironomidae) places the Australian diversity in a global context. Mol. Phyl. Evol. 166(item 107324): 11 pp. + online suppl. material. [first publd online 8.x.2021]

Lencioni, V., Rodriguez-Prieto, A., Allegrucci, G. (2021) Congruence between molecular and morphological systematics of Alpine non-biting midges (Chironomidae, Diamesinae). Zoologica Scripta: 18 pp. + online suppl. material. [first publd online 17.ii.2021]

Lin, X.-L., Zhao, Y.-M., Yan, L.-P., Liu, W.-B., Bu, W.-J., Wang, X.-H., Zheng, C.-G. (2021) Mitogenomes provide new insights into the evolutionary history of Prodiamesinae (Diptera: Chironomidae). Zool. Scripta 51(1): 119-132 + online suppl. material. [first publd online 11.x.2021]

Makarchenko, E. A. (2021) Confirmation of a species status of Diamesa leoniella Hansen, 1976, stat. resurr. (Diptera, Chironomidae) from North America. Zootaxa 4985(3): 439-442. [publd]

Makarchenko, E. A., Yavorskaya, N. M. (2021) Redescription of the little-known chironomid species Parachaetocladius akanoctavus Sasa et Kamimura, 1987 (Diptera: Chironomidae: Orthocladiinae) from the Russian Far East. Evraziat. Entomol. Zh. (= Euroas. Entomol. J.) 20(3): 119-124. [in English, some texts also in Russian]

Michailova, P., Lencioni, V., Nenov, M., Nikolov, S. (2021) Can DNA barcoding be used to identify closely related Clunio Haliday, 1855 species (Diptera: Chironomidae, Orthocladiinae)? Zootaxa 4927(1): 1-8. [publd 11.ii.2021]

Zheng, Ch.-G., Zhu, X.-X., Yan, L.-P., Yao, Y., Bu, W.-J., Wang, X.-H., Lin, X.-L. (2021) First complete mitogenomes of Diamesinae, Orthocladiinae, Prodiamesinae, Tanypodinae (Diptera: Chironomidae) and their implication in phylogenetics. PeerJ 9:e11294: 17 pp. + online suppl. material.
Posted by Martin Spies
 - June 23, 2022, 12:04:51 PM

Borkent, A., Dominiak, P. (2020) Catalog of the biting midges of the world (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae). Zootaxa 4787(1): 001-377. [publd]

Cuppen, H., Gresens, S. E., Tempelman, D. (2020) Description of the larvae of Cricotopus festivellus (Kieffer 1906) and Cricotopus diversus (Boesel 1983) with keys to discrimination of larval, pupal and adult stages (Diptera: Chironomidae). CHIRONOMUS J. Chironomidae Res. 33: 4-16. [publd online (25.ii.2020)]

Dantas, G. P. S., Hamada, N. (2020) Description of the female and larval stage of Denopelopia amicitia Dantas, Hamada & Mendes (Diptera: Chironomidae). Acta amazonica 50(4): 313-316.

Donato, M., Zanotto Arpellino, J. P., Siri, A. (2020) Description of the pupa of Tanytarsus alatus Paggi (1992) (Chironominae: Tanytarsini). CHIRONOMUS J. Chironomidae Res. 33: 4 pp. [publd online (12.ii.2020)]

Gibson, J. F., Choong, H. H. C. (2020) New range records and life history observations of insects (Diptera: Dryomyzidae, Chironomidae; Coleoptera: Staphylinidae) associated with barnacles (Balanomorpha: Balanidae, Chthamalidae) on the Pacific coasts of North America and Japan. Can. Ent. 153(2): 196-210 + online suppl. material. [first publd online 7.xii.2020]

Klink, A., Moller Pillot, H., Beentjes, K. (2020) Description of the larva of Molleriella calcarella (Diptera: Chironomidae) and notes on life-cycle and biotope. Lauterbornia 87: 68-74. [publd 28.xii.2020]

Krosch, M. N., Herold, N., Thornhill, A. H., Cranston, P. S. (2020) How 'Gondwanan' is Riethia? Molecular phylogenetics elucidates the mode and tempo of diversification in Austro-Pacific Chironominae (Diptera). Invert. Syst. 34(3): 328-341. [publd 24.iv.2020]

Lei, Q., Chen, J., Song, Ch., Qi, X., Zhang, R. (2020) Description of larva and female of Polypedilum (Probolum) bullum Zhang & Wang with DNA barcodes. Zootaxa 4890(2): 257-265. [publd 2.xii.2020]

Martin, J. (2020) Chironomus calligraphus Goeldi, 1905 and C. hawaiiensis Grimshaw, 1901 are sibling species. CHIRONOMUS J. Chironomidae Res. 33: 5 pp. [publd online 21.xii.2020]

Moubayed, J., Michailova, P., Langton, P. H. (2020) Description of the adult and immature stages of Clunio ponticus Michailova, 1980 (Diptera, Chironomidae), from the Black Sea, Varna, Bulgaria. CHIRONOMUS J. Chironomidae Res. 33: 31-47. [publd 21.iii.2020]

Moubayed-Breil, J., Michailova, P. (2020) Description of the adult and larva of Clunio balticus Heimbach, 1978 (Diptera, Chironomidae) from the seashore of Bergen (Norway). Zootaxa 4822(2): 209-220. [publd 5-viii.2020]

Wang, X., Liu, W., Lin, X., Song, Ch., Sun, B., Yan, Ch., Qi, X. (2020) Yáo wén kē  Chironomidae. Pp. 221-289 in: Yang, D., Li, Zh., Liu, Q. et al. (eds), Species catalogue of China. Volume 2 Animals. Insecta (V). Diptera (1): Nematocera. Science Press, Beijing. [in Chinese and English]
Posted by Martin Spies
 - December 20, 2019, 04:05:16 PM

Borkent, A. (2ß19) The Lower Cretaceous male of Lebanoculicoides daheri – belonging to the earliest lineage of biting midges (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae). Can. Ent.: 13 pp. [first publ. online (21.iii.2019); doi:10.4039/tce.2019.4]

Cranston, P. S. (2019) An enigmatic Chironomidae (Diptera): first larval description for Nandeva Wiedenbrug, Reiss and Fittkau and evidence for phylogenetic position in Tanytarsini. CHIRONOMUS J. Chironomidae Res. 32: 25-32. [publd online (3.xi.2019)]

Donato, M., Baccaro, L., Siri, A. (2019) Male description of the phytotelma-dwelling species Polypedilum parthenogeneticum (Chironomidae: Chironominae). CHIRONOMUS J. Chironomidae Res. 32: 68-72. [publd online (11.x.2019)]

Evenhuis, N. L., Pape, T. (2019) Nomenclatural studies toward a world list of Diptera genus-group names. Part VII: Johann Wilhelm Meigen. Zootaxa 4703(1): 001–193. [publd 5.xii.2019]

Fernandes, I. da S., Nicacio, G., Rodrigues, G. G., Silva, F. L. da (2019) Freshwater sponge-dwelling Chironomidae (Insecta, Diptera) in northeastern Brazil. Biotemas 32(1, March): 39-48.

Han, W., Tang. H. (2019) Phylogeny of marine Ainuyusurika tuberculata (Tokunaga) (Diptera: Chironomidae: Chironominae), with description of the immature stages. Zootaxa 4695 (2): 131–147. [publd 7.xi.2019]

Laug, A., Hamerlík, L., Anslan, S., Engels, S., Turner, F., Wang, J., Schwalb, A. (2019) Acricotopus indet. morphotype incurvatus: Description and genetics of a new Orthocladiinae (Diptera: Chironomidae) larval morphotype from the Tibetan Plateau. Zootaxa 4656(3): 535-544.

Lin, X.-L., Wang, X.-H. (2019) Thienemannimyia (Thienemannimyia) sinogalbina nom. n., a replacement name for Thienemannimyia galbina Cheng & Wang, 2009. CHIRONOMUS J. Chironomidae Res. 32: 73-74. [publd online (16.x.2019)]

Makarchenko, E. A., Makarchenko, M. A., Semenchenko, A. A. (2019b) Morphological description and DNA barcoding of Hydrobaenus laticaudus Sæther, 1976 (Diptera: Chironomidae: Orthocladiinae) from Amur River basin (Russian Far East). Zootaxa 4674(2): 225-234. [publd 24.ix.2019]

Namayandeh, A., Beresford, D. V. (2019) Chironomidae of Fosheim Peninsula, Ellesmere Island: first female description of Chaetocladius (Chaetocladius) glacialis (Lundström, 1915) (Diptera: Chironomidae: Orthocladiinae) and new faunistic records from the Nunavut (Canada) and the Nearctic Region. Aquatic Insects. [first publd online (11.i.2019)]

Orel, O. V., Semenchenko, A. A. (2019) Morphological description and DNA barcodes of adult males of Tanytarsus heliomesonyctios Langton, 1999 (Diptera, Chironomidae) in northeast of Russia. Zootaxa 4686(1): 119–126. [publd 14.x.2019]

Pinho, L. C., Dantas, G. P. S., Hamada, N. (2019) Some notes on taxonomy and distribution of Neotropical Aedokritus Roback and Axarus Roback (Diptera: Chironomidae: Chironominae). Zootaxa 4668(4): 535-542. [publd 12.ix.2019]

Silva, F. L. da (2019) Procladius travassosi (Oliveira, Messias & Silva-Vasconcelos, 1992) regarded as a new junior synonym of Procladius stroudi Roback 1982 (Diptera: Chironomidae: Tanypodinae). Zootaxa 4555(2): 280-282.

Silva, F. L. da, Stur, E. (2019) Pentaneurella katterjokki Fittkau & Murray (Chironomidae, Tanypodinae): redescription and phylogenetic position. ZooKeys 833: 107-119.

Silva, F. L.[Fabíola Lima] da, Dantas, G. P. S., Hamada, N. (2019) Description of immature stages of Ablabesmyia cordeiroi Neubern, 2013 (Diptera: Chironomidae: Tanypodinae). Acta Amazonica 49(2): 118-121.

Stur, E., Silva, F. L. da, Ekrem, T. (2019) Back from the past: DNA barcodes and morphology support Ablabesmyia americana Fittkau as a valid species (Diptera: Chironomidae). Diversity 11(9, paper 173): 15 pp. [publd online 19.ix.2019]

Wang, Q., Yu, H.-J., Wang, X.-H., Lin, X.-L. (2019) A newly recorded species, Sergentia kizakiensis (Tokunaga, 1940) (Diptera: Chironomidae), from Oriental China with DNA barcode. CHIRONOMUS J. Chironomidae Res. 32: 75-78. [publd online (19.xii.2019)]

Yamamoto, N., Suzuki, M., Yamamoto, M. (2019) Taxonomic notes on several Japanese chironomids (Diptera) described by Dr. M. Sasa(†) and his coauthors. Japan. J. syst. Ent. 25(1): 63-72. [publd]
Posted by Martin Spies
 - November 20, 2018, 11:20:24 AM

Lackmann, A. R., Butler, M. G. (2018) Breaking the rule: Five larval instars in the podonomine midge Trichotanypus alaskensis Brundin from Barrow, Alaska. In: Lencioni, V., Cranston, P. S., Makarchenko, E. A. (eds), Recent advances in the study of Chironomidae: An overview. J. Limnol. 77(1s): 31-39.

Lin, X.-L., Stur, E., Ekrem, T. (2018) Molecular phylogeny and temporal diversification of Tanytarsus van der Wulp (Diptera: Chironomidae) support generic synonymies, a new classification and centre of origin. Syst. Ent.: 19 pp. + online supp. info. [first publ. online, DOI: 10.1111/syen.12292 (30.iii.2018); printed in issue 43(4): 659-677 (x.2018)]

Yamamoto, N., Yamamoto, M. (2018) Taxonomic information on some Japanese Chironomidae (Diptera) described by Dr. M. Sasa (†). Zootaxa 4514(4): 516-528.
Posted by Martin Spies
 - January 12, 2018, 09:27:29 AM

Jabłońska-Barna, I., Michailova, P., Langton, P. H., Kobak, J., Kakareko, T., Poznańska, M. (2016) The karyotype and external morphology of Stictochironomus sticticus (Fabricius, 1781) (Diptera: Chironomidae) from Poland. Annales zoologici 67(1): 29-40.

Krosch, M. N., Cranston, P. S., Bryant, L. M., Strutt, F., McCluen, S. R. (2017) Towards a dated molecular phylogeny of the Tanypodinae (Chironomidae, Diptera). Invertebrate Syst. 31(3): 302-316.

Lin, X. (2017) Systematics and evolutionary history of Tanytarsus van der Wulp, 1874 (Diptera: Chironomidae). Norw. Univ. Sci. Technol. doct. Thesis 2017:201; Trondheim.

Magoga, G., Montagna, M., Marziali, L., Rossaro, B. (2017) Revision of type and non-type material assigned to the genus Orthocladius by Goetghebuer (1940–1950), deposited in the Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences (Diptera: Chironomidae). Acta ent. Musei nat.lis Pragae 57(2): 723-749.

Song, Ch., Wang, Q., Sun, B., Liu, W., Wang, X. (2017) Fleuria Kieffer, 1924 (Diptera: Chironomidae) a newly recorded genus from China. Pan-Pac. Ent. 93(4): 218-225.
Posted by Martin Spies
 - December 21, 2016, 01:01:10 PM

Ekrem, T., Stur, E. (2016) New combinations of Afrotropical Chironomini (Diptera: Chironomidae). Chironomus J. Chironomidae Res. 29: 4-10.

Kaiser, T. S., Poehn, B., Szkiba, D., Preussner, M., Sedlazeck, F. J., Zrim, A., Neumann, T., Nguyen, L.-T., Betancourt, A. J., Hummel, T., Vogel, H., Dorner, S., Heyd, F., von Haeseler, A., Tessmar-Raible, K. (2016) The genomic basis of circadian and circalunar timing adaptations in a midge. Nature [first publ. online, 19 pp. + suppl. files; doi:10.1038/nature20151; xi.2016; with pagin. in issue 540(7631): 69-73 (xii.2016)] [The chironomid species treated is Clunio marinus.]

Kiknadze, I., Istomina, A., Golygina, V., Gunderina, L. (2016) Karyotypes of Palearctic and Holarctic species of the genus Chironomus. Academic Publishing House "GEO", Novosibirsk; [1] + 490 pp. [publ. online (xii.2016)]

Kondo, N. I., Ueno, R., Ohbayashi, K., Golygina, V. V., Takamura, K. (2016) DNA barcoding supports reclassification of Japanese Chironomus species (Diptera: Chironomidae). Entomol. Sci. [first publ. online, 14 pp. + 1 suppl. file (vii.2016); printed in issue 19(4): 337-350 (x.2016)].

Yamamoto, N., Yamamoto, M. (2016) The taxonomic implication of frontal tubercles in Polypedilum subgenera diagnoses, with re-description of Polypedilum isigabeceum Sasa & Suzuki (Diptera, Chironomidae). Zootaxa 4193(1): 189-194.
Posted by Martin Spies
 - February 15, 2016, 02:58:30 PM

Ashe, P., O'Connor, J. P. (2015) Three new replacement names for species in Paraphaenocladius Thienemann, Chironomus Meigen and Polypedilum Kieffer (Diptera, Chironomidae). Spixiana 37(2): 231-232. ["2014"]

Baranov, V. A. (2015) Adult female of Chaetocladius insolitus Caspers, 1987 (Diptera: Chironomidae) with notes on species distribution. Aquatic Insects 36(1): 9-14. ["2014"]

Cranston, P. S., Krosch, M. N. (2015) DNA sequences and austral taxa indicate generic synonymy of Paratrichocladius Santos-Abreu with Cricotopus Wulp (Diptera: Chironomidae). Syst. Entomol. 40(4): 719-732. [First nomenclaturally valid publication online on 21 May 2015, including 2 suppl. files; doi: 10.1111/syen.12130]

Krosch, M. N., Cranston, P. S., Baker, A. M., Vink, S. (2015) Molecular data extend Australian Cricotopus midge (Chironomidae) species diversity, and provide a phylogenetic hypothesis for biogeography and freshwater monitoring. Zool. J. Linn. Soc. 175(3): 496-509. [first publ. online 22.v.2015, including 3 suppl. files; doi: 10.1111/zoj.12284]

White, D. S., Ramsey, J. B. (2015) Chironomus magnus, a new name for Chironomus major Wülker and Butler, with observations on its ecology. Entomol. News 125(2): 106-116.

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2014 and earlier

Kang, H. J., Bae, Y. J. (2014) Twenty five species of Chironomidae (Diptera) new to Korea. Entomol. Res. Bull. 30(2): 170-175.

Kobayashi, T. (2014) A redescription of Zavrelia simantoneoa (Sasa, Suzuki and Sakai, 1998) comb. nov. Chironomus Newsl. Chironomidae Res. 27: 41-44.

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