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Corrections to the Chironomidae part of the Catalogue of Palaearctic Diptera

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An extensive list of corrections to the Chironomidae part of the ‘Catalogue of Palaearctic Diptera’ (ASHE and CRANSTON, 1990) is given.

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  2. ASHE, P. and P.S. CRANSTON 1990. Family Chironomidae. In: A. Soos & L. Papp, eds, Catalogue of Palaearctic Diptera, Vol. 2: Psychodidae-Chironomidae. Elsevier, Amsterdam/Akadémiai Kiadó, Budapest. p. 113–355.

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Ashe, P. Corrections to the Chironomidae part of the Catalogue of Palaearctic Diptera. Netherlands Journal of Aquatic Ecology 26, 215–221 (1992). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF02255244

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  • palaearctic Chironomidae