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Heleageron Borkent 1995 (biting midge)

Insecta - Diptera - Ceratopogonidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 214134

Full reference: A. Borkent. 1995. Biting Midges in the Cretaceous Amber of North America (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae) 1-237

Parent taxon: Ceratopogonini according to A. Borkent 2013

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

Subtaxa: Heleageron arenatus, Heleageron grimaldii

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