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#1
Recently published / Re: Chironominae - new taxa
Last post by Martin Spies - December 01, 2022, 04:41:58 PM
2022

Bouchard, R. W. Jr, Hayford, B. L., †Ferrington L. C. Jr. (2022) Chironomus gelhausi, a new species of surface-mating Chironomus Meigen, 1803 (Diptera: Chironomidae) from Mongolia. Zootaxa 5116(1): 123-135. [publd 17.iii.2022]

Cornette, R., Motitsoe, S. N., Mlambo, M. C. (2022) A new desiccation-resistant midge from ephemeral rock pools in South Africa, Polypedilum (Pentapedilum) cranstoni sp. nov. (Diptera: Chironomidae). Zootaxa 5128(3): 397-410. [publd 21.iv.2022]

Dantas, G. P. S., Amat, E., Hamada, N., Giłka, W. (2022) Towards the systematics and diversity of Neotropical Tanytarsus van der Wulp (Diptera: Chironomidae): news from Colombia. Zootaxa 5129(4): 505-529. [publd 29.iv.2022]

Donato, M., Andersen, T. (2022) A new species of Goeldichironomus Fittkau, 1965 from Argentina (Chironomidae, Chironominae). Zootaxa 5092(1): 143-150. [publd 18.i.2022]

Giłka, W., Gadawski, P. (2022) Tanytarsini (Diptera: Chironomidae) collected during Polish expeditions to North Korea. Zootaxa 5214(2): 151-175. [publd 1.xii.2022]

Liu, W.-B., Yao, Y., Chang, T., Yan, Ch.-C., Lin, X.-L. (2022) Contribution to the knowledge of Rheotanytarsus pellucidus species group from China (Diptera, Chironomidae): three new and one newly recorded species. Zootaxa 5188(2): 145-156. [publd 16.ix.2022]

Mukherjee, B., Hazra, N. (2022) First records of three genera, Cyphomella Sæther, 1977, Olecryptotendipes Zorina, 2007 and Robackia Sæther, 1977 of the Harnischia complex from India with description of O. extentus sp. n., O. obtunsus sp. n. and R. aequilongia sp. n. (Diptera: Chironomidae). Zootaxa 5091(2): 330-340. [publd 13.i.2022]

Mukherjee, B., Hazra, N. (2022) Two new species of Demicryptochironomus Lenz, 1941 from India with tentative phylogenetic relationship and a revised world key to known males (Diptera: Chironomidae). Zootaxa 5175(1): 88-100. [publd 15.viii.2022]

Moubayed, J., Langton, P. (2022) Polypedilum (Uresipedilum) alixae sp.n., a new species inhabiting acid peat bogs in north eastern France (Diptera, Chironomidae, Chironominae). Evraziat. Entomol. Zh. (= Euroas. Entomol. J.) 21(1): 68-72. [in English, with Russian abstract] [CAUTION! All information given in the paper - not least the male antenna with 11 flagellomeres, and the hypopygium - suggests beyond any reasonable doubt that the species does not belong to Polypedilum but to 'Einfeldia sensu lato'. Within the latter old grouping, which includes members of several current genus-level taxa (e.g. Benthalia, Chironomus (Lobochironomus), Einfeldia s. str.), the proposed species name is quite likely to end up as nothing but a junior synonym. The same applies to three names proposed for similar species in Moubayed-Breil (2020) and Moubayed-Breil & Langton (2020), respectively.]

Orel, O. V. (2022) Additional data on Olecryptotendipes secundus (Zorina, 2003) from Russian Far East, with a description of preimaginal stages (Diptera: Chironomidae). Zootaxa 5205(1): 87-96. [publd 4.xi.2022]

Reis, P. do R., Lin, X.-L., Ferreira-Keppler, R. L. (2022) Three new species of Tanytarsus van der Wulp (Diptera: Chironomidae) from the Amazon rainforest. Zootaxa 5194(3): 426-434. [publd 6.x.2022]

Qi, X., Yao, Y., Liu, W.-B., Yan, Ch.-C., Wang, X.-H., Lin, X.-L. (2022) Review of the Rheotanytarsus muscicola species group from China (Diptera: Chironomidae). Diversity [Basle] 14(5, paper 383): 16 pp. [publd online 12.v.2022]

Song, Ch., Zhu, B.-Q., Moubayed-Breil, J., Lei, T., Qi, X. (2022) Taxonomic study on the genus Stenochironomus Kieffer from the Baishanzu Nature Reserve, China (Diptera, Chironomidae). ZooKeys 1104: 93-113. [publd 9.vi.2022]

Yamamoto, M., Yamamoto, N. (2022) A new species of the genus Cladopelma Kieffer from Japan (Diptera, Chironomidae). Evraziat. Entomol. Zh. (= Euroas. Entomol. J.) 21(1): 42-47. [in English with Russian abstract, etc.]

Yao, Y., Liu, W.-B., Wang, X.-H., Lin, X.-L. (2022) Rheotanytarsus baihualingensis and R. diaoluoensis (Diptera : Chironomidae), two new species from Oriental China. Annls zool. fenn. 59: 149-154. [publd online 15.iii.2022]
#2
Molecules / Re: Recent publications on mol...
Last post by Martin Spies - November 26, 2022, 11:17:26 AM
2022

Huang, J., Miao, X., Wang, Q., Menzel, F., Tang, P., Yang, D., Wu, H., Vogler, A. P. (2022) Metabarcoding reveals massive species diversity of Diptera in a subtropical ecosystem. Ecol. Evol. 12(1): 13 pp. + online suppl. material. [publd 12.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]

Krueger, T. A., Cross, A. T., Hübner, J., Morinière, J., Hausmann, A., Fleischmann, A. (2022) A novel approach for reliable qualitative and quantitative prey spectra identification of carnivorous plants combining DNA metabarcoding and macro photography. Scientific Reports 12(Article 4778): 11 pp. + online suppl. material.

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]

Qi, Y., Duan, X., Jiao, K.-L., Lin, X.-L. (2022) First complete mitogenome of Axarus fungorum (Albu, 1980) from Guizhou Province, China (Diptera, Chironomidae). Mitochondrial DNA Part B 7(10): 1807-1809. [publd online 17.x.2022]

Shen, M., Li, Y., Yao, Y., Fu, Y. (2022) Complete mitochondrial genome of Chironomus nipponensis, new record from China (Diptera: Chironomidae). Mitochondrial DNA Part B 7(6): 1163-1164.

Vasquez, A. A., Bonnici, B. L., Yusuf, S. H., Cruz, J. I., Hudson, P. L., Ram, J. L. (2022) Improved chironomid barcode database enhances identification of water mite dietary content. Diversity [Basle] 14(2, paper 65): 20 pp. + online suppl. material. [publd online 19.i.2022]

Xiao, Y.-L., Xu, Z.-G., Wang, J.-X., Fang, X.-L., Fu, Y. (2022) Complete mitochondrial genome of a eurytopic midge, Polypedilum nubifer (Diptera: Chironomidae). Mitochondrial DNA Part B 7(11): 1936-1938. [publd online 11.xi.2022; open access at https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/pdf/10.1080/23802359.2022.2122746?needAccess=true]

Yoshida, Y., Shaikhutdinov, N., Kozlova, O., Itoh, M., Tagami, M., Murata, M., Nishiyori-Sueki, H., Kojima-Ishiyama, M., Noma, S., Cherkasov, A., Gazizova, G., Nasibullina, A., Deviatiiarov, R., Shagimardanova, E., Ryabova, A., Yamaguchi, K., Bino, T., Shigenobu, S., Tokumoto, S., Miyata, Y., Cornette, R., Yamada, T. G., Funahashi, A., Tomita, M., Gusev, O., Kikawada, T. (2022) High quality genome assembly of the anhydrobiotic midge provides insights on a single chromosome-based emergence of extreme desiccation tolerance. NAR Genomics and Bioinformatics 4(2): 12 pp. + online suppl. material. [publd online 5.iv.2022]

Zheng, Ch.-G., Liu, Zh., Zhao, Y.-M., Wang, Y., Bu, W.-J., Wang, X.-H., Lin, X.-L. (2022) First report on mitochondrial gene rearrangement in non-biting midges, revealing a synapomorphy in Stenochironomus Kieffer (Diptera: Chironomidae). Insects 13(1, item 115): 12 pp. + online suppl. material. [publd online 21.i.2022]
#3
Biology, ecology, phenology / Re: Recent publications
Last post by Martin Spies - November 12, 2022, 09:38:58 AM
2022

Bespalaya, Y. V., Sousa, R., Gofarov, M. Yu., Kondakov, A. V., Kropotin, A. V., Palatov, D. M., Vikhrev, I. V., Bolotov, I. N. (2022) An exploration of the hidden endosymbionts of Corbicula in the native range. Ecology (e3836): 5 pp. + online suppl. material. [publd online 25.ix.2022]

Bethin, J., Krell, R. K., Philbrick, C. T. (2022) New arthropod-Podostemaceae associations in Central and South America. ZooKeys 1129: 45-54. [publd 11.xi.2022]

Bolotov, I. N., Eliseeva, T. A., Kondakov, A. V., Konopleva, E. S., Palatov, D. M., Sokolova, A. M., Vikhrev, I. V., Gofarov, M. Y., Bovykina, G. V., Chan, N., Lunn, Z., Win, T. (2022) Hidden shelter-like associations of minute Alboglossiphonia leeches (Hirudinea: Glossiphoniidae) with sedentary animals and molluscs. Limnologica 97(item 126028): 24 pp. + online suppl. material. [publd online 23.ix.2022]

Bonacina, L., Fasano, F., Mezzanotte, V., Fornaroli, R. (2022) Effects of water temperature on freshwater macroinvertebrates: a systematic review. Biol. Reviews (item 12903): 31 pp. + online suppl. material. [publd online 29.ix.2022]

Makarchenko, E. A., Semenchenko, A. A., Palatov, D. M. (2022) Chironomids are commensals of the larvae and pupae of Blephariceridae and Simuliidae from the North Caucasus (Diptera: Chironomidae: Orthocladiinae). Zootaxa 5141(4): 373-384. [publd 27.v.2022]

Outa, J. O., Hörweg, C., Avenant-Oldewage, A., Jirsa, F. (2022) Neglected symbionts and other metazoan invertebrates associated with molluscs from Africa's largest lake: Diversity, biotic interactions and bioindication. Freshwater Biol. (item 13998): 11 pp. + online suppl. material. [publd online 28.ix.2022]

Prat, N. (2022) A case of phoresis of midges on Zygoptera. CHIRONOMUS J. Chironomidae Res. 35: 1 p. [publd 7.iii.2022]

Ward, M. S., Sites, R. W. (2022) Descriptions of the nymphal instars of Gestroiella siamensis Polhemus, Polhemus, and Sites (Hemiptera: Heteroptera: Naucoridae) and phoretic association with Nanocladius Kieffer (Diptera: Chironomidae). Proc. ent. Soc. Washington 123(4): 869-877. [publd 13.iv.2022]
#4
Publications / Re: 2022
Last post by Martin Spies - October 28, 2022, 09:24:50 AM
Morrone, J. J. (2022) When phylogenetics met biogeography: Willi Hennig, Lars Brundin and the roots of phylogenetic and cladistic biogeography. Cladistics: 12 pp. (publd online 19.x.2022]
#5
Phylogeny / Re: Recent publications
Last post by Martin Spies - October 28, 2022, 09:23:49 AM
2022

Morrone, J. J. (2022) When phylogenetics met biogeography: Willi Hennig, Lars Brundin and the roots of phylogenetic and cladistic biogeography. Cladistics: 12 pp. (publd online 19.x.2022]
#6
Established earlier / Re: Keys
Last post by Martin Spies - October 26, 2022, 01:47:20 PM
2022

Bendt, T., Schiffels, S. (2022) Taxonomie für die Praxis. Bestimmungshilfen – Makrozoobenthos (4). Chironomidenlarven. Band 2 – Tanypodinae, Diamesinae, Prodiamesinae, Podonominae, Telmatogetoninae, Buchonomyiinae und Tanytarsini. LANUV-Arbeitsblatt 50, Landesamt für Natur, Umwelt und Verbraucherschutz Nordrhein-Westfalen, Recklinghausen; 330 pp. [NOTE: not a key in a classical sense, but an 'identification aid' offering genus and species profiles with many high-quality photographs; may be ordered via: https://www.lanuv.nrw.de/landesamt/veroeffentlichungen/publikationen/arbeitsblaetter]

Cuppen, H., Tempelman, D. (2022) Identification keys for the 4th stage larvae and pupal exuviae of north west European species of Orthocladius Van der Wulp, 1874 (Diptera: Chironomidae: Orthocladiinae). Lauterbornia 88: 83-124. [publd 26.iv.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]

Liu, W.-B., Yao, Y., Chang, T., Yan, Ch.-C., Lin, X.-L. (2022) Contribution to the knowledge of Rheotanytarsus pellucidus species group from China (Diptera, Chironomidae): three new and one newly recorded species. Zootaxa 5188(2): 145-156. [publd 16.ix.2022]

Mondal, D., Mukherjee, T., Hazra, N. (2022) On a new species of the genus Zavrelimyia Fittkau, 1962 (Diptera: Chironomidae) from India with cladistic relationship and a world key to the known males. Zootaxa 5154(3): 365-379. [publd 15.vi.2022]

Mondal, D., Mukherjee, T., Hazra, N. (2022) Two new species of Monopelopia Fittkau, 1962 from forests in India along with a key to adult males of Oriental and Palearctic species (Diptera: Chironomidae). CHIRONOMUS J. Chironomidae Res. 35: 32-42. [publd 17.viii.2022]

Moubayed, J., Clévenot, P. (2022) Smittia balmea, S. corsicana and S. tyrrhena, spp. n. three new semiterrestrial species from continental France and Corsica [Diptera, Chironomidae, Orthocladiinae]. Ephemera 23(1): 29-42.

Moubayed, J., Guisset, P. (2022) Pseudorthocladius queretanus sp. n., a crenophilous species inhabiting a cold stream in Eastern Pyrenees, France [Diptera, Chironomidae, Orthocladiinae]. Ephemera 23(1): 7-16.

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.

Mukherjee, B., Hazra, N. (2022) First records of three genera, Cyphomella Sæther, 1977, Olecryptotendipes Zorina, 2007 and Robackia Sæther, 1977 of the Harnischia complex from India with description of O. extentus sp. n., O. obtunsus sp. n. and R. aequilongia sp. n. (Diptera: Chironomidae). Zootaxa 5091(2): 330-340. [publd 13.i.2022]

Mukherjee, B., Hazra, N. (2022) Two new species of Demicryptochironomus Lenz, 1941 from India with tentative phylogenetic relationship and a revised world key to known males (Diptera: Chironomidae). Zootaxa 5175(1): 88-100. [publd 15.viii.2022]

Mukherjee, T., Som, D. K., Hazra, N. (2022) Two new species of Pseudosmittia Edwards, 1932 from India with a key to Oriental species adult males (Diptera: Chironomidae: Orthocladiinae). Zootaxa 5200(1): 51-62. [publd 26.x.2022]

Orel, O. V. (2022) Additional data on Olecryptotendipes secundus (Zorina, 2003) from Russian Far East, with a description of preimaginal stages (Diptera: Chironomidae). Zootaxa 5205(1): 87-96. [publd 4.xi.2022]

Qi, X., Yao, Y., Liu, W.-B., Yan, Ch.-C., Wang, X.-H., Lin, X.-L. (2022) Review of the Rheotanytarsus muscicola species group from China (Diptera: Chironomidae). Diversity [Basle] 14(5, paper 383): 16 pp. [publd online 12.v.2022]

Rossaro, B. (2022) Description of some West-Palearctic species of Eukiefferiella Thienemann, Tvetenia Kieffer and Tokunagaia Sæther (Diptera, Chironomidae). Evraziat. Entomol. Zh. (= Euroas. Entomol. J.) 21(1): 48-67. [in English, with Russian abstract]

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]
#7
Recently published / Re: Orthocladiinae - new taxa
Last post by Martin Spies - October 23, 2022, 03:24:20 PM
2022

Dantas, G. P. S., Ramos-Pastrana, Y., Hamada, N. (2022) A new species of Limnophyes Eaton, 1875 (Diptera: Chironomidae) from Llanos Orientales, Colombia. Zootaxa 5141(3): 295-300. [publd 26.v.2022]

Fu, Y., Fang, X.-L., Wang, X.-H., Shen, M., Xiao, Y.-L. (2022) Corynoneura Winnertz species from Hunan Province, Oriental China, delineated with morphological and 16S rDNA data (Diptera, Chironomidae). ZooKeys 1082: 87-102. [publd 19.i.2022]

Krasheninnikov, A. B., Tanadbaeva, D. A., Vshivkova, V. A. (2022) Description of Chaetocladius (Chaetocladius) spiridonovi sp. nov. from the Russian Arctic Region (Diptera, Chironomidae). Zootaxa 5116(2): 292-298. [publd 18.iii.2022]

Krasheninnikov, A. B., Vshivkova, K. A. (2022) A new species of the genus Hydrobaenus Fries, 1830 (Diptera: Chironomidae) from the Arctic Russia. Far eastern Ent. 454: 1-6. [publd 3.v.2022; in English, with Russian abstract]

Krasheninnikov, A. B., Vshivkova, K. A. (2022) Bryophaenocladius evanmaki sp.n. — novyi vid khironomid Diptera, Chironomidae, Orthocladiinae) s Urala. (Bryophaenocladius evanmaki sp.n. (Diptera, Chironomidae, Orthocladiinae) from Ural). Evraz. Entomol. Zh. (= Euroas. Entomol. J.) 21(1): 16-18. [in Russian; with English abstract, etc.]

Moubayed, J., Clévenot, P. (2022) Smittia balmea, S. corsicana and S. tyrrhena, spp. n. three new semiterrestrial species from continental France and Corsica [Diptera, Chironomidae, Orthocladiinae]. Ephemera 23(1): 29-42.

Moubayed, J., Guisset, P. (2022) Pseudorthocladius queretanus sp. n., a crenophilous species inhabiting a cold stream in Eastern Pyrenees, France [Diptera, Chironomidae, Orthocladiinae]. Ephemera 23(1): 7-16.

Moubayed, J., Lods-Crozet, B. (2022) On the genus Bryophaenocladius Thienemann, 1934. I. Taxonomic notes with description of new species (Diptera: Chironomidae, Orthocladiinae). Evraziat. Entomol. Zh. (= Euroas. Entomol. J.) 21(4): 212-224. [in English; with Russian abstract, etc.]

Mukherjee, T., Som, D. K., Hazra, N. (2022) Two new species of Pseudosmittia Edwards, 1932 from India with a key to Oriental species adult males (Diptera: Chironomidae: Orthocladiinae). Zootaxa 5200(1): 51-62. [publd 26.x.2022]

Namayandeh, A., Beresford, D. V. (2022) New knowledge on the family Chironomidae (Diptera) from Far Northern Ontario, Canada, with a description of new species and new faunistic records. Aquatic Insects: 23 pp. [publd online 25.iv.2022]

Namayandeh, A., Hudson, P. L. (2022) Two new Orthocladiinae (Diptera: Chironomidae) collected in overlooked places of Midwest USA. Zootaxa 5099(1): 120-128. [publd 10.ii.2022]

Spies, M., Borkent, A., Cranston, P. S., Lin, X.-L., Tang, H.-Q. (2022) A home at last! Changania choui Tseng, 1965 belongs to Thienemanniella Kieffer, 1911 (Diptera: Chironomidae: Orthocladiinae). CHIRONOMUS J. Chironomidae Res. 35: 4-11. [publd 7.iii.2022]

Tachibana, S. (2022) A new species, Cricotopus cataractaenostocicola, living in a cyanobacterial colony on vertical rocky substrates with trickling water film in Japan (Diptera: Chironomidae). Zootaxa 5178(3): 241-255. [publd 26.viii.2022]
#8
Biomonitoring / Re: Publications
Last post by Martin Spies - October 08, 2022, 01:44:50 PM
2022

Montaño-Campaz, M. L., G-Dias, L., Toro-Restrepo, B. (2022) Chironomus columbiensis (Diptera: Chironomidae) as test organism for aquatic bioassays: Mass rearing and biological traits. An. Acad. Bras. Cienc. 94(3, e20210389): 13 pp. [publd online 27.vi.2022]

Rossaro, B., Marziali, L., Boggero, A. (2022) Response of chironomids to key environmental factors: perspective for biomonitoring. Insects [Basle] 13(paper 911): 1-22 + online suppl. material. [publd 7.x.2022]
#9
Recently published / Re: New fossil taxa - all subf...
Last post by Martin Spies - October 01, 2022, 10:46:32 AM
2022

Maksoud, S., Granier, B. R. C., Azar, D. (2022) Palaeoentomological (fossil insects) outcrops in Lebanon. Carnets Geol. 22(16): 699-746.
#10
Publications / Re: 2022
Last post by Martin Spies - October 01, 2022, 10:42:56 AM
Tang, H., Cheng, Q., Krosch, M. N., Cranston, P. S. (2022) Maritime midge radiations in the Pacific Ocean Diptera: Chironomidae). Syst Ent.: 16 pp. + online suppl. material. [publd online 17.viii.2022]

Webb, J. M., Cole, M. B., Simmons, T. (2022) DNA barcoding takes bioassessment further: New distribution records for aquatic macroinvertebrates from Alaskan national parks. Proc. ent. Soc. Washington 124(1): 131-149. [first publd online 13.ix.2022]