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Distribution path and Subregions of Japan (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - Far East - East Asia - Japan
Taxonomy for Athericidae (Water snipe flies) in Japan
Class
Japan
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 624 families, 8821 genera, 32571 species
Tree
Subclass
Japan
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 619 families, 8801 genera, 32545 species
Tree
Infraclass
Japan
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 594 families, 8685 genera, 32197 species
Tree
Superorder
Japan
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 398 families, 7304 genera, 28738 species
Tree
Order
Japan
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 107 families, 1473 genera, 6503 species
Tree
Suborder
Japan
Brachycera (Macquart, 1834) (Short-horned flies)
 76 families, 986 genera, 3675 species
Site
Tree
Infraorder
Japan
Stratiomyomorpha (Wood, 1990)
 4 families, 39 genera, 134 species
Tree
Superfamily
Japan
Stratiomyoidea (Hendel, 1928)
 4 families, 39 genera, 134 species
Tree
Family
Japan
Athericidae (Stuckenberg, 1973) (Water snipe flies) - Systematics
 3 genera, 10 species
Site
Tree
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Genera21    worldwide
Species207    worldwide
Common namesWater snipe flies, Ibis flies, Watersnipe Flies
German namesIbisfliegen
Dutch namesIbisvliegen
Finnish namesIibiskärpäset
Norwegian namesIbisfluer
Swedish namesBäckflugor
AuthorStuckenberg, 1973
Distribution
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Australasian


Ecozones:

Nearctic


Fossils:

Cenozoic
Mesozoic


CountriesAlgeria, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Bolivia, Brazil, Cameroon, Canada, Chile, China, Costa Rica, Croatia, 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, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, USA, Uganda, United Kingdom, Vietnam, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesAthericidae in faunaeur.org
Athericidae in itis.gov
Athericidae in dyntaxa.se
Athericidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Athericidae in Japan
Atherix basilica (Nagatomi, 1958)Info
Atherix ibis (Fabricus, 1798)Yellow-legged water-snipeflyInfo
Atherix satsumana -> Suragina satsumanaInfo
Atrichops fontinalis (Nagatomi, 1958)Info
Atrichops fulvithorax (Nagatomi, 1984)Info
Atrichops morimotoi (Nagatomi, 1953)Info
Suragina caerulescens (Brunetti, 1912)Info
Suragina satsumana (Matsumura, 1916)Info
Suragina uruma (Nagatomi, 1985)Info
Suragina yaeyamana (Nagatomi, 1979)Info
10 Species in Athericidae 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
InfraorderStratiomyomorpha
SuperfamilyStratiomyoidea
FamilyAthericidae
Water snipe flies, Ibis flies, Watersnipe Flies
AuthorStuckenberg, 1973

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