Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Tribe Procladiini

Midge - Procladius - female Midge - Procladius - female Midge - Procladius - female Midge - Procladius - female Culicomorpha? - Procladius - female small midge - Procladius - female Insect - Procladius - female ? - Procladius bellus
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon ("Nematocera" (Non-Brachycera))
Infraorder Culicomorpha (Mosquitoes and Midges)
Family Chironomidae (Non-biting Midges)
Subfamily Tanypodinae
Tribe Procladiini
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Formerly a subtribe of Macropelopiini. Raised to tribe status based on larval features.
Identification
Most easily identified by the high "cubital ratio", the long distance from M-Cu crossvein to fork in Cu.
Range
Eastern USA, a few in Pacific Northwest.