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Chironomid flies of the genus Glyptotendipes Kieffer (Diptera: Chironomidae) from India with a short account of their biology

Author:
Majumdar, U., Mazumdar, A.
Source:
Aquatic insects 2011 v.33 no.3 pp. 253-272
ISSN:
1744-4152
Subject:
Glyptotendipes, habitats, new species, India
Abstract:
Three new species, Glyptotendipes (Glyptotendipes) fumilatus, G. (G.) ingenius and G. (G.) validens are described. A short account of habitat, construction of dwellings, food and feeding of the larva and emergence of the adult has also been appended. A new dichotomous key to the Indian species is provided.
Agid:
334364