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Path: Continents - Asia - East Asia - Japan
Taxonomy for Asteiidae (Asteiid Flies) in Japan
Class
Japan
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 617 families, 8608 genera, 30882 species
Tree
Subclass
Japan
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 611 families, 8588 genera, 30857 species
Tree
Infraclass
Japan
Neoptera (van der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 586 families, 8473 genera, 30511 species
Tree
Superorder
Japan
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 391 families, 7148 genera, 27344 species
Tree
Order
Japan
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 107 families, 1445 genera, 6269 species
Tree
Suborder
Japan
Brachycera (Macquart, 1834) (Short-horned flies)
 76 families, 965 genera, 3516 species
Site
Tree
Infraorder
Japan
Muscomorpha (Woodley, 1989)
 58 families, 798 genera, 2815 species
Tree
Section
Japan
Schizophora (Becher, 1882)
 53 families, 672 genera, 2262 species
Tree
Subsection
Japan
Acalyptratae (Macquart, 1835) (Acalyptrate muscoids)
 41 families, 340 genera, 1158 species
Tree
Superfamily
Japan
Opomyzoidea (Fallen, 1820)
 8 families, 41 genera, 222 species
Tree
Group
Japan
Asteioinea
 3 families, 5 genera, 9 species
Tree
Family
Japan
Asteiidae (Rondani, 1856) (Asteiid Flies) - Systematics
 2 genera, 5 species
Site
Tree
Show Info
Genera15    worldwide
Species171    worldwide
Common namesAsteiid Flies, Cryptochelid flies
German namesFeinfliegen
Swedish namesSmalvingeflugor
AuthorRondani, 1856
Distribution
Checklists

Continents:

America
Asia
Eurasia
Africa
Australasian


Ecozones:

Nearctic
Neotropical


World Oceans:

Atlantic Ocean


Links and ReferencesAsteiidae in dyntaxa.se
Asteiidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Asteiidae in Japan
Asteia gemina (Sueyoshi, 2003)Info
Asteia longistylus (Sueyoshi, 2003)Info
Asteia lunaris (Sueyoshi, 2003)Info
Asteia nigrigena (Sueyoshi, 2003)Info
Astiosoma okinawae (Sabrosky, 1957)Info
5 Species in Asteiidae for Japan listed
Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderHolometabola
Holometabolous Insects
OrderDiptera
True flies, Mosquitoes, Gnats, Flies
SuborderBrachycera
Short-horned flies, Muscoid flies, Circular-seamed flies, Flies
InfraorderMuscomorpha
SectionSchizophora
SubsectionAcalyptratae
Acalyptrate muscoids
SuperfamilyOpomyzoidea
GroupAsteioinea
FamilyAsteiidae
Asteiid Flies, Cryptochelid flies
AuthorRondani, 1856

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