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Distribution path and Subregions of Costa Rica (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - Central America - Costa Rica
Taxonomy for Athericidae (Water snipe flies) in Costa Rica
Class
Costa Rica
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 456 families, 6902 genera, 25265 species
Tree
Subclass
Costa Rica
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 453 families, 6893 genera, 25252 species
Tree
Infraclass
Costa Rica
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 431 families, 6787 genera, 24913 species
Tree
Superorder
Costa Rica
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 295 families, 5661 genera, 22295 species
Tree
Order
Costa Rica
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 84 families, 999 genera, 3568 species
Tree
Suborder
Costa Rica
Brachycera (Macquart, 1834) (Short-horned flies)
 66 families, 797 genera, 2731 species
Site
Tree
Infraorder
Costa Rica
Stratiomyomorpha (Wood, 1990)
 5 families, 43 genera, 126 species
Tree
Superfamily
Costa Rica
Stratiomyoidea (Hendel, 1928)
 4 families, 42 genera, 115 species
Tree
Family
Costa Rica
Athericidae (Stuckenberg, 1973) (Water snipe flies) - Systematics
 1 genus, 2 species
Site
Tree
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Genera21    worldwide
Species303    worldwide
Common namesWater snipe flies, Ibis flies, Watersnipe Flies
German namesIbisfliegen
Dutch namesIbisvliegen
Finnish namesIibiskärpäset
Norwegian namesIbisfluer
Swedish namesBäckflugor
AuthorStuckenberg, 1973
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania


Ecozones:

Nearctic


Fossils:

Cenozoic
Paleozoic
Mesozoic


Countries
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Algeria, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Bolivia, Brazil, Cameroon, Canada, Chile, China, Costa Rica, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Guatemala, Honduras, India, Indonesia, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Kenya, Latvia, Madagascar, Mexico, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Nepal, Netherlands, Nicaragua, Nigeria, Norway, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Romania, Russia, Slovakia, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, USA, Uganda, United Kingdom, Vietnam, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesAthericidae in bie.ala.org.au
Athericidae in faunaeur.org
Athericidae in itis.gov
Athericidae in dyntaxa.se
Athericidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Athericidae in Costa Rica
Suragina concinna (Williston, 1901)Info
Suragina longipes (Bellardi, 1861)Info
2 Species in Athericidae for Costa Rica 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
InfraorderStratiomyomorpha
SuperfamilyStratiomyoidea
FamilyAthericidae
Water snipe flies, Ibis flies, Watersnipe Flies
AuthorStuckenberg, 1973

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