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Species Apedilum elachistus

Midge - Apedilum elachistus - male Midge - Apedilum elachistus - female Polypedilum Midge - Apedilum elachistus Brown midge with white middle - Apedilum elachistus - male Brown midge with white middle (2) - Apedilum elachistus - male Apedilum elachistus? - Apedilum elachistus - male
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 Chironominae
Tribe Chironomini
No Taxon (Lauterborniella group)
Genus Apedilum
Species elachistus (Apedilum elachistus)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Apedilum elachistus Townes, 1945(1)
Works Cited
1.The Nearctic Species of Tendipedini
Henry K. Townes. 1945. University of Notre Dame.