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A new species of the ' marine' genus Thalassosmittia Strenzke & Remmert from Xizang (Tibet), China (Diptera: Chironomidae)

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Thalassosmittia montana sp. n. from Xizang (Tibet) is described as male imago. A key to male imagines of the 6 known species of Thalassosmittia Strenzke & Remmert is presented. T. montana differs from the other species of Thalassosmittia, which are all marine, in having no anal lobe, retracted R4+5 of the wing, R2+3 running in the middle between R, and R4+5, very strong virga and heavily sclerotized, apically toothed phallapodeme.

Affiliations: 1: X. Wang, Department of Biology, Nankai University, 94 Weijin Road, Tianjin, P. R. China; 2: O. A. Sæther, Department of Systematic Zoology, University of Bergen, N-5007 Bergen, Nor- way


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