Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Arthropoda > Class: Insecta > Order: Diptera > Family: Chironomidae > Genus: Tanytarsus > Species: Tanytarsus formosanus

Tanytarsus formosanus Kieffer, 1912

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Threat status Europe Not evaluated (IUCN)

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Threat and conservation status

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Common names and synonyms

The species has no common names
Synonym Author
Tanytarsus formosae Kieffer, 1923
Tanytarsus horni Goetghebuer, 1934
Tanytarsus nigrocinctus Freeman, 1957
Tanytarsus dycei Glover, 1973
Tanytarsus fuscomarginalis Chaudhuri, Guha & Gosh, 1984
Tanytarsus vinculus Chaudhuri, Guha & Gosh, 1984
Tanytarsus fusciabdominalis Guha, Das, Chaudhuri & Choudhuri, 1985
Tanytarsus aculeus Chaudhuri, Nandi & Gosh, 1988
Tanytarsus sakishimanus Sasa & Hasegawa, 1988
Tanytarsus euformosanus Kikuchi & Sasa, 1990
Tanytarsus parvistylus Chaudhuri & Datta, 1992

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