Research Collections of the Zoological Institute RAS — Biting Midges (Ceratopogonidae)   •   Specimen

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Culicoides abchazicus Dzhafarov, 1964

Collection number:


Original label left:

Culicoides abchazicus Dzhaf.♂ № 4704

Original label right:

Abkhazia, Ritsa lake, at light, 10-30 [p.m.], 22/7-58, № 4704

Collection place:

Russia, Abkhaziya, Ritsa Lake


Abkhazia, Lake Ritsa

Zoogeographical region:

European province


Dzhafarov Sh.M., 22.07.1958

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Ontogenetic stage:



Canada balsam

Specimen presence:

in collection

Related publications, remarks:

Dzhafarov S.M. 1964. Blood-sucking midges (Diptera, Heleidae) of the Transcaucasus. Baku: Akademy of Sciences of Azerbaijanian SSR. 414 p.

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Specimen preparation

Taxonomical identifications of specimen

Culicoides abchazicus Dzhafarov, 1964 — Dzhafarov Sh.M., 22.07.1958 (Accepted)