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Jordanoconops Szadziewski 2000 (biting midge)

Insecta - Diptera - Ceratopogonidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 223119

Full reference: R. Szadziewski. 2000. Biting midges (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae) from the Lower Cretaceous amber of Jordan. Polskie Pismo Entomologiczne 69:251-256

Parent taxon: Leptoconopinae according to A. Borkent 2013

Sister taxa: Archiaustroconops, Austroconops, Fossileptoconops, Leptoconops, Minyohelea

Subtaxa: Jordanoconops weitschati

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Ecology: epifaunal grazer