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Mantohelea Szadziewski 1988 (biting midge)

Insecta - Diptera - Ceratopogonidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 182302

Full reference: R. Szadziewski. 1988. Biting midges (Diptera, Ceratopogonidae) from Baltic amber. Polskie Pismo Entomologiczne 57:3-283

Parent taxon: Ceratopogonini according to F. Stebner et al. 2016

Sister taxa: Adelohelea, Alluaudomyia, Atyphohelea, Baeodasymyia, Baeohelea, Brachycretacea, Brachypogon, Ceratoculicoides, Ceratopalpomyia, Ceratopogon, Eohelea, Fanthamia, Fossihelea, Gedanohelea, Heleageron, Meunierohelea, Monohelea, Nannohelea, Palaeobrachypogon, Peronehelea, Serromyia, Stilobezzia, Wirthohelea

Subtaxa: Mantohelea gedanica, Mantohelea laca, Mantohelea sinica

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Type: Ceratopogon lacus

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