Additions and corrections to Part 1 of ‘A World Catalogue of Chironomidae (Diptera)’

Patrick Ashe, James P O'Connor


An update of the more significant changes affecting Part 1 of ‘A World Catalogue of Chironomidae (Diptera)’ is provided. These concern new taxon names, new combinations and new synonymies that were proposed, as well as omissions and errors detected, since the publication of the Catalogue at the end of 2009.

doi: 10.5324/fn.v31i0.1366.

Published online: 17 October 2012.


Chironomidae; taxonomy; nomenclature

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