Chironomidae - Orthocladiinae
Descriptions and Identification Keys

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Coe, R.L., Freeman, P., & Mattingly, P.F. (1950) Diptera: Nematocera, families Tipulidae to Chironomidae. Royal Entomological Society of London Handbook 9(2).
Edwards, F.W. (1922) "Results of the Oxford University Expedition to Spitsbergen, 1921. - No. 14. Diptera Nematocera". Annals and Magazine of Natural History 10: 193-215.
Edwards, F.W. (1929) "British non-biting midges (Diptera, Chironomidae)." Transactions of the Royal Entomological Society 77: 279-430.
Edwards, F.W. (1932) "Notes on Highland Diptera, with descriptions of six new species." Scottish Naturalist 194: 43-52.
Goetghebuer M. (1913) "Description de Chironomides nouveaux récoltés en Belgique." Annales de Biologie lacustre Bruxelles 6: 148-172.
Goetghebuer M. (1921) "Chironomides de Belgique et spécialement de la zone des Flandres." Memoires du Musée royal d'Histoire naturelle de Belgique 8(4): 1-211.
Goetghebuer M. (1932) Diptères (Nématocères) Chironomidae. IV. Orthocladinae, Corynoneurinae, Clunioninae, Diamesinae. Paris: Éditions Faune de France 23. Bibliothèque virtuelle numérique
Holmgren, A.E. (1883) "Diptera." Entomologisk Tidskrift 4: 162-190.
Kieffer, J.J. (1906) "Diptera Fam. Chironomidae." Genera Insectorum 42: 11-78.
Kieffer, J.J. (1908) "Neue und bekannte Chironomiden und ihre Metamorphose." Zeitschrift für wissenschaftliche Insektenbiologie 4 1-10, 33-39, 78-84.
Kieffer, J.J. (1909) "Diagnoses de nouveaux chironomides d'Allemagne." Bulletin de la Société d'Histoire naturelle de Metz 2: 37-56.
Kieffer, J.J. (1911) "Nouveaux Tendipédides du groupe Orthocladius [Dipt.]." Bulletin de la Société entomologique de France : 181-187, 199-202.
Lundbeck, W. (1898) "Diptera groenlandica." Videnskabelige meddelelser fra den Naturhistoriske forening i Kjöbenhavn 60: 236-314.
Meigen, J.W. (1804) Klassifikazion und Beschreibung der europaischen zweiflügligen Insekten. (Diptera Linn.) Erster Band. Braunschweig: Karl Reichard.
Meigen, J.W. (1818-30) Systematische Beschreibung der bekannten Europäischen zweiflügeligen Insekten. Erster Theil, Sechster Theil. Aachen: Forstmann.
Moller Pillot, H.K.M. (2008) "Identification and ecology of the genus Smittia Holmgren in the Netherlands (Diptera: Chironomidae)." Tijdschrift voor Entomologie 151: 245-270.
Moubayed-Breil, J. (2007) "Polypedilum (Cerobregma) lotensis, new species, and P. (C.) saetheri, new species, from lowland streams and rivers in France (Diptera: Chironomidae)." in Andersen, T. (ed.) Contributions to the Systematics and Ecology of Aquatic Diptera. Caddis Press, pp. 205-213.
Moubayed-Breil, J. & Lods-Crozet, B. (2016) "Heleniella helvetica sp. n., a cold stenothermic species inhabiting the upper Rhône catchment in central Switzerland [Diptera, Chironomidae, Orthocladiinae]." Journal of Entomological and Acarological and Research 48: 339-344.
Pinder, L.C.V. (1978) A Key to the Adult Males of British Chironomidae (Diptera), the Non-biting Midges. 2 Vol. Ambleside: Freshwater Biological Association.
Rossaro, B., Lencioni, V., &, Casalegno, C. (2003) "Revision of West Palaearctic species of Orthocladius s. str. van der Wulp, 1874 (Diptera: Chironomidae: Orthocladiinae), with a new key to species." Studi Trentini di Scienze Naturali - Acta Biologica 79: 213-241.
Saether, O.A. & Ferrington, L.C. (2003) "New combinations and synonyms in European Pseudosmittia Goetghebuer and related genera." Chironomus, Journal of Chironomidae Research 16: 14-16.
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Zetterstedt, J.W. (1838) Insecta Lapponica. Lipsiae: Voss.
Zetterstedt, J.W. (1850) Diptera Scandinaviae disposita et descripta. Tomus Nonus. Lundae: Officina Lundbergiana.


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