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#1
Molecules / Re: Recent publications on mol...
Last post by Martin Spies - June 07, 2024, 11:19:28 AM
2024

Fu, Y., Fang, X., Xiao, Y., Mao, B., Xu, Z., Shen, M., Wang, X. (2024) Two chromosome-level genomes of Smittia aterrima and Smittia pratorum (Diptera, Chironomidae). Scientific Data 11(paper 165): 7 pp. + online suppl. material. [publd online 3.ii.2024]

Mrozińska, N., Obolewski, K. (2024) Morphological taxonomy and DNA barcoding: Should they be integrated to improve the identification of chironomid larvae (Diptera)? Ecohydrol. Hydrobiol. 24: 10 pp. [online version of record publd 29.ii.2024]

Nell, L. A., Weng, Y. M., Phillips, J. S., Botsch, J. C., Book, K. R., Einarsson, Á., Ives, A. R., Schoville, S. D. (2024) Shared features underlying compact genomes and extreme habitat use in chironomid midges. Genome Biol. Evol. 16(5): 9 pp. + online suppl. material. [first publd online 25.iv.2024]

Röder, N., Stoll. V. S., Jupke, J. F., Kolbenschlag, S., Bundschuh, M., Theißinger, K., Schwenk, K. (2024) How non-target chironomid communities respond to mosquito control: Integrating DNA metabarcoding and joint species distribution modelling. Sci. total Envir. 913(paper 169735): 12 pp. + online suppl. material. [online version of record publd 8.i.2024]

Wang, H., Xu, H.-F., Li, Ch.-H., Zhang, H.-X., Zhang, Y.-P., Sun, B.-J., Lin, X.-L. (2024) Towards a comprehensive DNA barcode library of Stenochironomus Kieffer, 1919 (Diptera: Chironomidae) from China. Diversity [Basle] 16(5, paper 257): 11 pp. + online suppl. material. [publd 24.iv.2024]
#2
Established earlier / Re: Keys
Last post by Martin Spies - May 24, 2024, 02:47:22 PM
2024

Baranov, V., Lin, X., Hübner, J., Chimeno, C. (2024) Uncovering the hidden diversity of non-biting midges (Diptera, Chironomidae) from central Namibia, using morphology and DNA barcodes. African Invertebrates 65(1): 13-36 + online suppl. material. [publd 29.iv.2024]

Bouchard, R. W., Jr, Namayandeh, A., Hudson, P. L. (2024) Parachaetocladius lenferringtoni (Diptera: Chironomidae), a new orthoclad from North America, with keys to adult males and pupae of the Nearctic Parachaetocladius (Wülker, 1959). Zootaxa 5419(2): 245-264. [publd 6.iii.2024]

Dantas, G. P. S., Amat, E., Hamada, N. (2024) New species and record of Diplosmittia Sæther, 1981 (Diptera: Chironomidae, Orthocladiinae) from Brazil and Colombia. Zootaxa 5397(1): 127-134. [publd 3.i.2024]

Donato, M., Mauad, M., Siri, A. (2024) New species of Bryophaenocladius Thienemann, 1934 (Diptera: Chironomidae) from Argentina. Zootaxa 5448(2): 283-291. [publd 10.v.2024]

Liu, W.-B., Wang, Ch.-Y., Tang, Y.-N., Wang, Y., Pei, W.-X., Yan, Ch.-C. (2024) Six new species of Cryptochironomus Kieffer (Diptera, Chironomidae) from the Nearctic region. ZooKeys 1200: 275-302. [publd 9.v.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].
#3
Recently published / Re: Orthocladiinae - new taxa
Last post by Martin Spies - May 24, 2024, 02:46:06 PM
2024

Baranov, V., Lin, X., Hübner, J., Chimeno, C. (2024) Uncovering the hidden diversity of non-biting midges (Diptera, Chironomidae) from central Namibia, using morphology and DNA barcodes. African Invertebrates 65(1): 13-36 + online suppl. material. [publd 29.iv.2024]

Bouchard, R. W., Jr, Namayandeh, A., Hudson, P. L. (2024) Parachaetocladius lenferringtoni (Diptera: Chironomidae), a new orthoclad from North America, with keys to adult males and pupae of the Nearctic Parachaetocladius (Wülker, 1959). Zootaxa 5419(2): 245-264. [publd 6.iii.2024]

Dantas, G. P. S., Amat, E., Hamada, N. (2024) New species and record of Diplosmittia Sæther, 1981 (Diptera: Chironomidae, Orthocladiinae) from Brazil and Colombia. Zootaxa 5397(1): 127-134. [publd 3.i.2024]

Donato, M., Mauad, M., Siri, A. (2024) New species of Bryophaenocladius Thienemann, 1934 (Diptera: Chironomidae) from Argentina. Zootaxa 5448(2): 283-291. [publd 10.v.2024]

Makarchenko, E. A., Semenchenko, A. A., Palatov, D. M. (2024) Smittia solominae sp. nov. (Diptera: Chironomidae: Orthocladiinae), living on ice of high mountain glaciers of the Elbrus region (North Caucasus). Zootaxa 5415(4): 561-569. [publd 23.ii.2024]

Saigusa, T. (2024) Discovery of the Japan-Nearctic genus Chasmatonotus from the Korean Peninsula, with description of a new species (Diptera, Chironomidae). Zootaxa 5424(5): 581-588. [publd 18.iii.2024]
#4
Larvae / Re: Selected recent publicatio...
Last post by Martin Spies - May 22, 2024, 09:06:30 AM
2024

Michailova, P. (2024) Markers in the polytene chromosomes of freshwater Chironomus Meigen (Diptera, Chironomidae) species. Zootaxa 5453(4): 511-537. [publd 22.v.2024]
#5
Recently published / Re: Chironominae - new taxa
Last post by Martin Spies - May 14, 2024, 10:58:17 AM
2024

Andersen, T., Sanz-laParra, A. M., Giłka, W. (2024) Two new species of Riethia Kieffer, 1917 from Chile and Ecuador (Chironomidae: Chironominae, Pseudochironomini). Zootaxa 5448(4): 499-507. [publd 14.v.2024]

Dantas, G. P. S., Hamada, N. (2024) New findings on Nilothauma Kieffer (Diptera: Chironomidae) from Brazil and Peru. Zootaxa 5410(1): 112-122. [publd 12.ii.2024]

Giłka, W., Dantas, G. P. S., Andersen, T., Armitage, B. J. (2024) Tanytarsus deimos group (Chironomidae, Diptera) for two distinctive species from the Neotropics. Zootaxa 5428(4): 589-596. [publd 25.iii.2024]

Liu, W.-B., Wang, Ch.-Y., Tang, Y.-N., Wang, Y., Pei, W.-X., Yan, Ch.-C. (2024) Six new species of Cryptochironomus Kieffer (Diptera, Chironomidae) from the Nearctic region. ZooKeys 1200: 275-302. [publd 9.v.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].
#6
Recently published / Re: Smaller subfamilies - new ...
Last post by Martin Spies - May 13, 2024, 10:35:30 AM
2024

Semenchenko, A. A., Cranston, P. S., Makarchenko, E. A. (2024) A multi-locus phylogeny for the Diamesinae (Chironomidae: Diptera) provides new insights into evolution of an amphitropical clade. Zool. J. Linnean Soc. (item zlae035): 16 pp. + online suppl. material. [first publd online 8.v.2024] NOTE: Among many other results, this work proposes Protanypodinae as a new subfamily in Chironomidae.
#7
Several life stages / Re: Recent publications
Last post by Martin Spies - May 10, 2024, 10:56:09 AM
2024

Mrozińska, N., Obolewski, K. (2024) Morphological taxonomy and DNA barcoding: Should they be integrated to improve the identification of chironomid larvae (Diptera)? Ecohydrol. Hydrobiol. 24: 10 pp. [online version of record publd 29.ii.2024]
#8
Established earlier / Re: New publications on variou...
Last post by Martin Spies - May 02, 2024, 09:40:30 AM
2024

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].
#9
Medical entomology / Re: Medical entomology
Last post by Martin Spies - April 20, 2024, 12:35:37 PM
2024

Taş Divrik, M. (2024) Investigation of benthic macroinvertebrate fauna and water quality of animal drinking water troughs by multivariate statistical methods: the case of Şarkışla. Aquatic Scis Engineering 39(2): 77-87. [publd 15.ii.2024]
#10
Various topics / SSL for website
Last post by Ethan Bright - March 31, 2024, 04:25:40 AM
The website domain where the Chironomid Home Page and this forum reside is now assigned with a SSL (secure sockets layer) certificate, a digital authentication of the website's identity and enabling an encrypted connection. Some browsers and institutions require this in order for the website to be displayed. If you are still finding difficulty in connecting from certain sites, please notify the webmaster. However, one should find that there will be increased access to the sites.