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Distribution path and Subregions of Costa Rica (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - Central America - Costa Rica
Taxonomy for Bibionidae (March 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
Nematocera (Latreille, 1825) (Long-horned flies)
 18 families, 202 genera, 837 species
Site
Tree
Infraorder
Costa Rica
Bibionomorpha (Hennig, 1954) (Gnats)
 6 families, 55 genera, 160 species
Tree
Superfamily
Costa Rica
Bibionoidea (Cocquerell, 1901)
 1 family, 4 genera, 22 species
Tree
Family
Costa Rica
Bibionidae (Fleming, 1821) (March flies) - Systematics
 4 genera, 22 species
Site
Tree
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Genera26    worldwide
Species1.946    worldwide
Common namesMarch flies, Lovebugs, Love bugs, Harlequin flies, Fever flies, St Mark´s flies, Bibionid flies
German namesHaarmücken, Seidenfliegen, Märzfliegen
Dutch namesMaartse vliegen, Zwarte Vliegen, Rouwvliegen, Rouwvlieg
Danish namesHårmyg
Finnish namesKarvasääsket
Norwegian namesHårmygg
Swedish namesHårmyggor
Spanish namesZopilotillos
AuthorFleming, 1821
Distribution
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
Nearctic
Holarctic


Fossils:

Cenozoic
Paleozoic
Mesozoic


World Oceans:

Atlantic Ocean


Countries
Checklists
Afghanistan, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belgium, Bolivia, Brazil, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Canada, Chile, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, Estonia, Ethiopia, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Mexico, Micronesia, Mongolia, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Nigeria, Norway, Pakistan, Palau, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Venezuela, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesBibionidae in bie.ala.org.au
Bibionidae in faunaeur.org
Bibionidae in itis.gov
Bibionidae in dyntaxa.se
Bibionidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Bibionidae in Costa Rica
Bibio atrigigas (Fitzgerald, 1997)Info
Bibio intermedius (Rondani, 1850)Info
Bibio superfluus (Schiner, 1868)Info
Dilophus brazilensis (Hardy, 1948)Info
Dilophus melanarius (Wulp, 1881)Info
Dilophus minimus (Hardy, 1942)Info
Penthetria appendicula (Hardy, 1945)Info
Plecia akantha (Fitzgerald, 1998)Info
Plecia anthophila (Fitzgerald, 1998)Info
Plecia arachne (Fitzgerald, 1998)Info
Plecia biarmata (Hardy, 1942)Info
Plecia bicolor (Bellardi, 1859)Info
Plecia collaris (Fabricius, 1805)Info
Plecia dentata (Hardy, 1942)Info
Plecia nearctica (Hardy, 1940)LovebugInfo
Plecia ornithocephala (Fitzgerald, 1998)Info
Plecia pertinens (Hardy, 1942)Info
Plecia plagiata (Wiedemann, 1824)Info
Plecia rufimarginata (Hardy, 1940)Info
Plecia rufithorax (Walker, 1848)Info
Plecia varabilis (Hardy, 1942)Info
Plecia xenia (Hardy, 1942)Info
22 Species in Bibionidae 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
SuborderNematocera
Long-horned flies, Mosquitoes
InfraorderBibionomorpha
Gnats, Gall Midges, March Flies
SuperfamilyBibionoidea
FamilyBibionidae
March flies, Lovebugs, Love bugs, Harlequin flies, Fever flies, St Mark´s flies, Bibionid flies
AuthorFleming, 1821
 
Synonyms
Amasiidae (Rohdendorf, 1951)
Hirteidea (Bellardi, 1859)
Hirteides (Zetterstedt, 1837)
Mycetophaetinae (Scudder, 1892)
Pentheriidae (Rohdendorf, 1938)
Penthetriidae (Rohdendorf, 1938)
Penthretidae (Rohdendorf, 1947)
Pleciidae (Krivosheina, 1969)

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