Scientific name
Culicoides comosioculatus Tokunaga, 1956
Synonyms or name indicated in the previous Red List
[syn. Culicoides chaetophthalmus Amosova, 1957; [syn. Culicoides caucasicus Sergejev, 1959; [syn. Culicoides setosus Gutsevich, 1960
Group of organisms
Diptera: Ceratopogonidae
Red List Category
Data Deficient
Responsibility of Germany
General responsibility
Current population status
very rare
Long-term population trend
Short-term population trend
Previous Red List Category
Not Evaluated
Change of category compared to previous Red List
The change of category is not assessable, for example because the previous Red List does not list the taxon or the taxon has not been assessed in the previous Red List.

Havelka, P. (2016): Rote Liste und Gesamtartenliste der Gnitzen (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae) Deutschlands. – In: Gruttke, H.; Balzer, S.; Binot-Hafke, M.; Haupt, H.; Hofbauer, N.; Ludwig, G.; Matzke-Hajek, G. & Ries, M. (Red.): Rote Liste gefährdeter Tiere, Pflanzen und Pilze Deutschlands, Band 4: Wirbellose Tiere (Teil 2). – Münster (Landwirtschaftsverlag). – Naturschutz und Biologische Vielfalt 70 (4): 33-66.