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Tanypus Meigen 1803 (non biting midge)

Insecta - Diptera - Chironomidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 138343

Synonym: Pelopia Meigen 1800 [replaced name] (taxon 287953)

Full reference: J. W. Meigen. 1803. Versuch einer neuen Gattungseintheilung der europäischen zweiflügeligen Insekten. Magazin für Insektenkunde 2:259-281

Parent taxon: Pelopiinae according to G. Statz 1944

Sister taxa: Anatopyniini, Apsectrotanypus, Clinotanypus, Coelotanypodini, Gurvanomyia, Haematotanypus, Juropelopia, Libanochlites, Libanopelopia, Macropelopia, Macropelopiini, Mailonia, Pentaneurini, Procladiini, Shinlustia, Tanypodites, Tophocladius, Ziadeus

Subtaxa: Tanypus compactus, Tanypus dorminans, Tanypus eridanus, Tanypus filiformis, Tanypus fusiformis, Tanypus longicornis, Tanypus obscurus, Tanypus obtusus, Tanypus pagasti, Tanypus palaemon, Tanypus parvus, Tanypus porrectus, Tanypus subrotundatus, Tanypus thienemanni

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