Chironomus (Lobochironomus) sp.

Non-biting Midge


Chironomus sp., (subgenus Lobochironomus), green and brown midge

 

 

 

Family: Chironomidae

Subfamily: Chironominae

Tribe: Chironomini

Length: 5 mm

 

The midge shown here is in the tribe Chironomini, and in color and pattern at least matches specimens of genus Chironomus, subgenus Lobochironomus.

This midge was attracted to lights.


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