Krivosheina M.G., Vinogradov D.D., Tsurikov S.M., Zuev A.G., Sotnikov I.V. 2023. New registrations of some rare species of the genus Gymnometriocnemus Edwards, 1932 (Diptera: Chironomidae) // Russian Entomol. J. Vol.32. No.2: 239–242 [in English].

A.N. Severtsov Institute of Ecology and Evolution, Russian Academy of Sciences, Leninsky prospect, 33, Moscow 119071, Russia. E-mail:

doi: 10.15298/rusentj.32.2.15

ABSTRACT. New data on the distribution of 2 species of the genus Gymnometriocnemus Edwards, 1932: Gymnometriocnemus (Rhaphidocladius) brumalis (Edwards, 1929) and Gymnometriocnemus (Rhaphidocladius) kamimegavirgus Sasa et Hirabayashi, 1993 in Russia are presented. The species were caught using an emergent trap installed on the territory of Moscow. The distribution of the species on the territory of the European part of Russia was proved using morphological and molecular methods.

KEY WORDS: Diptera, Chironomidae, Gymnometriocnemus, Russia, new records.

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