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

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Culicoides mirzaevae Glukhova et Khabirov, 1977

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Original label left:

5011 Culicoides mirzaevi Glukh. et Khabir. ♂ paratype

Original label right:

at light Tajikistan, West Pamirs, Vanj canyon, village Buna, 17/VII-1976 Coll. Khabirov, №43

Collection place:

Tajikistan, Gorno-Badakhshan Autonomous Region, Western Pamir (western part)


Vanj canyon, village Buna

Zoogeographical region:

Central-Asian subregion


Khhabirov Z., 17.07.1976

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Ontogenetic stage:



Canada balsam

Specimen presence:

in collection

Related publications, remarks:

Glukhova V.M. and Z. Khabirov. 1977. New species of biting midges of genus Culicoides from the western Pamirs // Doklady Akademii Nauk Tadzhikskoi SSR. 20 (12) : 50-54.

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Taxonomical identifications of specimen

Culicoides mirzaevae Glukhova et Khabirov, 1977 — Glukhova V.M., 17.07.1976 (Accepted)