Chironomus cloacalis (male)

Meaning of name: Unknown.

Distribution: Found across southern and eastern Australia.

Description: This midge was approximately 7 millimetres long.

Notes: It has photographed in September and November.

References: Identification courtesy of David Knowles.

Atlas of Living Australia https://bie.ala.org.au/species/urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:d952ef21-51a7-4921-82b5-af545f2654aa

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