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Mogsonomus tophus Kalugina 1985 (non biting midge)

Insecta - Diptera - Chironomidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 265877

Full reference: N. S. Kalugina. 1985. Infraorders Psychodomorpha, Tipulomorpha and Culicomorpha. Dvukrylye nasekomye Yury Sibiri 33-113

Belongs to Mogsonomus according to N. S. Kalugina 1985

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: PIN 3084/13, an exoskeleton (female). Its type locality is Mogzon (PIN collection 3084), which is in an Oxfordian/Kimmeridgian lacustrine mudstone in the Badin Formation of the Russian Federation.

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Average measurements (in mm): body length 3.00, wing length 2.40