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†subfamily Lebanoculicoidinae Borkent 2000 (biting midge)

Insecta - Diptera - Ceratopogonidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 213304

Full reference: A. Borkent. 2000. Biting midges (Ceratopogonidae: Diptera) from Lower Cretaceous Lebanese amber with a discussion of the diversity and patterns found in other ambers. Studies on Fossils in Amber, with Particular Reference to the Cretaceous of New Jersey 355-451

Parent taxon: Ceratopogonidae according to A. Borkent 2019

Sister taxa: Adelohelea, Alautunmyia, Archiculicoides, Atriculicoidinae, Ceratopogoninae, Dasyheleinae, Forcipomyiinae, Gerontodacus, Heleageron, Leptoconopinae, Protoculicoides, Simulia pasithea, Simulium terribilis, Sinopogonitinae, Bezziinae

Subtaxa: Lebanoculicoides

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Type: Lebanoculicoides