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

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= Culicoides kobachidzei Dzhafarov, 1964

Culicoides latifrontis Shakirzjanova, 1962

Collection number:


Original label left:

Abkhazia Lake Ritza Avadharu on human 24.7.58 Paralectotype

Original label right:

C. kobachidzei 4765 ♀♀

Collection place:

Russia, Abkhaziya, Ritsa Lake


Lake Ritza, Avadkharu

Zoogeographical region:

European province


Dzhafarov Sh.M., 24.07.1958

GenBank catalogue number:


Number of specimens in collection unit:



female (2 spec.)

Ontogenetic stage:

imago (2 spec.)


Canada balsam (2 spec.)

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.

Specimen images

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Specimen preparation

Taxonomical identifications of specimen

Culicoides kobachidzei Dzhafarov, 1964 — Dzhafarov Sh.M., 24.07.1958 (Accepted)