Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Diptera
Suborder: Nematocera
Infraorder: Culicomorpha
Superfamily: Chironomoidea
Family: Chironomidae
Subfamily: Diamesinae
Tribe: Diamesini
Genus: Diamesa
Meigen in Gistl, 1835

Diamesa is a genus of non-biting midges in the subfamily Diamesinae of the bloodworm family Chironomidae.


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  1. 1 2 3 Makarchenko, Eugenyi A.; Kobayashi, Tadashi (1997). "Diamesa amanoi sp. n a new species of Diamesinae (Diptera, Chironomidae) from Nepal, with notes on taxonomy and distribution of some Diamesa Meigen" (PDF). Med. Entomol. Zool. 48 (1): 45–48. Retrieved 2009-04-14.

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