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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: Anophelinae
Tribus: Anophelini
Genus: Bironella

Subgenera (3): B. (Bironella) – B. (Brugella) – B. (Neobironella)

Overview of species (8)[edit]

B. confusa – B. derooki – B. gracilis – B. hollandi – B. obscura – B. papuae – B. simmondsi – B. travestita

[source: Catalogue of Life: 2011 Annual Checklist]


Bironella Theobald, 1905

Type species: Bironella gracilis Theobald, 1905


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