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Taxonavigation: Culicoidea 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Cladus: Panarthropoda
Phylum: Arthropoda
Cladus: Pancrustacea
Cladus: Allotriocarida
Subphylum: Hexapoda
Classis: Insecta
Cladus: Dicondylia
Subclassis: Pterygota
Infraclassis: Neoptera
Cladus: Eumetabola
Cladus: Holometabola
Superordo: Panorpida
Cladus: Antliophora
Ordo: Diptera
Subordo: Nematocera
Infraordo: Culicomorpha
Superfamilia: Culicoidea

Familia: Culicidae
Subfamilia: Culicinae
Tribus: Aedeomyiini
Genus: Aedeomyia

Subgenera (2): A. (Aedeomyia) – A. (Lepiothauma)

Overview of species (7)[edit]

A. africana – A. catasticta – A. furfurea – A. madagascarica – A. pauliani – A. squamipennis – A. venustipes

[source: Catalogue of Life: 2011 Annual Checklist, plus A. madagascarica


Aedeomyia Theobald, 1901

Type species: Aedeomyia squamipennis (Lynch Arribálzaga, 1878)



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