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subgenus Schadonophasma

Phantom Midge  - Chaoborus trivittatus Phantom Midge  - Chaoborus trivittatus - female Phantom Midge  - Chaoborus trivittatus - female Phantom Midge  - Chaoborus trivittatus - female Chaoborus? - Chaoborus trivittatus - male Phantom Midges - Chaoborus trivittatus - female Phantom Midges - Chaoborus trivittatus - female Unknown Fly - Chaoborus
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 Chaoboridae (Phantom Midges)
Genus Chaoborus
No Taxon subgenus Schadonophasma
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Chaoborus (Schadonophasma) Dyar and Shannon, 1924
Numbers
Three species, probably only two in North America.
Range
Holarctic south to northern USA and mountains of California
Print References
Borkent, A. 1979. Systematics and bionomics of the species of the subgenus Schadonophasma Dyar and Shannon (Chaoborus, Chaoboridae, Diptera). Quaestiones Entomologicae 15:122-255.