nematocerans

nematocerans

members of the suborder of insects Nematocera. It includes the gnats, mosquitoes, midges, black flies and gall flies.
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Accordingly, vectorborne diseases are also highly sensitive to changes in weather and climate (Medlock & Leach, 2015); there is no doubt that the results are extrapolated to the adult stage, not only in mosquitoes but also to other groups such as nematocerans with aquatic stages.
1) Brian's passion for fishing can be fully appreciated in the following passage in a message to Gregory Courtney in 1998: 'Speaking of nematocerans, my new Hardy flyrod was well and truly broken in last weekend when I was fly fishing on a dam in the midlands here; it was a hot day and no trout were moving, but a spectacular thunderstorm developed, followed by much cooler, heavily overcast conditions.