Makarchenko E.A., Makarchenko M.A., Pozdeev I.V., Yavorskaya N.M. 2019. [New data on taxonomy of Eukiefferiella Thienemann (Diptera, Chironomidae, Orthocladiinae) from the Russian Far East] // Euroasian Entomological Journal. Vol.18. No.1: 47–59 [in Russian, with English summary].

Federal Scientific Center of the East Asia Terrestrial Biodiversity, FEB RAS, prosp. 100-letiya Vladivostoka 159, Vladivostok 690022 Russia. E-mail:

Perm Branch of FSBSI Berg State Researh Institute on Lake and River Fisheries, Chernyshevskyi Str. 3, Perm 614002 Russia. E-mail:

Institute of Water and Ecological Problems, Far East Branch of Russian Academy of Sciences, Dikopoltseva Str. 56, Khabarovsk, 680000, Russia. E-mails:;

doi: 10.15298/euroasentj.18.1.07

The Joint Directorate of State Natural Reserves and National Parks of Khabarovsk Territory “Zapovednoye Priamurye”, Kalinina Str. 27B, Khabarovsk 680000 Russia.

ABSTRACT. One a new chironomid species, E. captiosa sp.n., by adult male, pupa, larva and one species, E. bykova sp.n., by adult male and pupa from Russian Far East are described and illustrated. Description of pupa and larva of E. convexa Makarchenko et Makarchenko for the first time are adduced. Also redescription of pupa E. devonica (Edwards) which recorded for Russian East for the first time and taxonomic remarks with comparing data for all investigated species and distribution are given.

KEY WORDS: Diptera, Chironomidae, Orthocladiinae, Eukiefferiella, taxonomy, new species Russian Far East.

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