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Libanopelopia Veltz et al. 2007 (non biting midge)

Insecta - Diptera - Chironomidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 221770

Full reference: I. Veltz, D. Azar, and A. Nel. 2007. New chironomid flies in Early Cretaceous Lebanese amber (Diptera: Chironomidae). African Invertebrates 48:169-191

Parent taxon: Tanypodinae according to I. Veltz et al. 2007

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

Subtaxa: Libanopelopia cretacica

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Type: Libanopelopia cretacica

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