Makarchenko E.A., Yavorskaya N.M., Yakovleva Yu.I.

Description of an unknown pupa of the genus Kaluginia Makarchenko, 1987 (Diptera: Chironomidae, Diamesinae) from the Amur River basin

Number: 407, Pages: 21 - 24

The first description of a pupa of the genus Kaluginia Makarchenko is pro­vided. Pupa of this genus is characterized by almost all diagnostic features of the genus Boreoheptagyia Brundin, with the exception of the structure of the frontal ocular field of the head, where there are long frontal setae on the prefrons are present. All known Boreoheptagyia species without frontal setae on the head.

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