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Identification guide to genera of aquatic larval Chironomidae (Diptera) of Australia and New Zealand

Cranston, Peter


Identification keys are provided for the final (4th) instar larvae of genera of Chironomidae (Diptera), from aquatic habitats in Australia and New Zealand. Morphological features of taxonomic utility are discussed and illustrated by line drawings. Summaries of described species for each genus and their distribution is provided, with reference to means of further identification where available. In the subfamily Podonominae, 5 genera are keyed of which 3 are recorded from New Zealand; the 4...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2019
Type: Journal article
Source: Zootaxa
DOI: 10.11646/zootaxa.4706.1.3


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