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Ferringtonia, a New Genus of Orthocladiinae from Patagonia and South Chile (Diptera: Chironomidae)

@inproceedings{Sther2010FerringtoniaAN,
  title={Ferringtonia, a New Genus of Orthocladiinae from Patagonia and South Chile (Diptera: Chironomidae)},
  author={O. A. S{\ae}ther and T. Andersen},
  year={2010}
}
Diagnoses of all known stages of Ferringtonia n. gen. are given. F. patagonica (Edwards) n. comb. (= Spaniotoma (Orthocladius) patagonica Edwards 1931: 290) from Argentina is described from male, female, and pupa, and F. caudicula n. sp. from Chile is described from male imago and pupa. The phylogenetic placement of Ferringtonia relative to some selected orthoclad genera is tested by parsimony analysis. The genus appears to belong near Botryocladius Cranston and Anzacladius Cranston. The male… Expand
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