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The Primitive Craneflies (Diptera: Tanyderoidea) of Papua Indonesia

with permission of Neal L. Evenhuis

The only represented family in Papua is Tanyderidae

Listed Papua species: 3 [all 3 endemic species for Papua]



Radinoderus Handlirsch, 1909

pictipes Alexander, 1946 [endemic]

supernumerarius Alexander, 1953 [endemic]

toxopei Alexander, 1959 [endemic]


updated on 29 August 2006


Evenhuis, N.L., 1989. Familie Tanyderidae. In: Evenhuis, N.L. (ed.), Catalog of the Diptera of Australasia and Oceania. Bishop Museum Special Publication 86.