Henry K. Townes, "The Nearctic Species of Tendipedini [Diptera, Tendipedidae (= Chironomidae)]", American Midland Naturalist 34:1-206 (1945). (JSTOR
This is the most recent revision of the tribe Chironomini as a whole. Some individual genera have been revised since.
The name Tendipes
was used for Chironomus
in the mid-20th century until a ruling of the International Commision on Zoological Nomenclature restored the traditional name.