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Photo#1459857
Orange Midge - female

Orange Midge - Female
In Westwood by outdoor night light; elevation 5100ft, Lassen County, California, USA
July 16, 2012
Size: body length 5mm
A DNA species match was for this midge was not made. The nearest 99 matches were all genus Cryptochironomus specimens; with Cryptochironomus digitatus being the nearest species at a 98.14% match.

See here for BOLD's Public Data Portal - BIN Page.
And here for this specimen's DNA Record Page at BOLD Systems.

My thanks for further confirmation to genus.

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Orange Midge - female Orange Midge - female Orange Midge - female

Moved
Moved from Midges.

I don't know how much coverage of related genera they have.

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