Limnochironomus is a group of the genus Tendipes Meig 1800 (Chironornns Meig 1803). The genus may be described as follows: Wings clear; medio-cubital crossvein absent; front tibial spur absent or indistinct; combs of posterior tibiae composed of basally fused spinules, at least one comb with a spur; fore metatursus longer than the tibia (L.R. greater than 1).
Proceedings of the Iowa Academy of Science
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Hauber, U. A. and Morrissey, Thomas
"Limnochironomids in Iowa Including Their Life Histories (Chironomidae-Diptera),"
Proceedings of the Iowa Academy of Science, 52(1), 287-292.
Available at: https://scholarworks.uni.edu/pias/vol52/iss1/41