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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Diptera
Suborder: Nematocera
Infraorder: Culicomorpha
Superfamily: Chironomoidea
Family: Chironomidae
Subfamily: Tanypodinae
Tribe: Pentaneurini
Genus: Conchapelopia
Fittkau, 1957

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Conchapelopia is a genus of flies belonging to the family Chironomidae (the non-biting midges).


Species include:

Eurasian species[edit]

Nearctic species[edit]


African species[edit]


  1. ^ McShaffrey, Dave; Olive, John H. (1985). "Ecology and Distribution of Chironomid Larvae from Carroll County, Ohio (Diptera: Chironomidae)" (PDF). The Ohio Journal of Science. Columbus, Ohio, USA: The Ohio Academy of Science. 85 (4): 190–198. ISSN 0030-0950. Retrieved 2009-05-22. 
  2. ^ a b "The genus Conchapelopia in Namibia". Namibia: Namibian Biodiversity Database. Retrieved 2009-05-22.