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Distribution path and Subregions of Japan (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - Far East - East Asia - Japan
Subregions: Hokkaido, Honshu, Kyushu, Nansei Islands
Taxonomy for Bibionidae (March 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
Nematocera (Latreille, 1825) (Long-horned flies)
 31 families, 486 genera, 2827 species
Site
Tree
Infraorder
Japan
Bibionomorpha (Hennig, 1954) (Gnats)
 10 families, 165 genera, 568 species
Tree
Superfamily
Japan
Bibionoidea (Cocquerell, 1901)
 2 families, 5 genera, 44 species
Tree
Family
Japan
Bibionidae (Fleming, 1821) (March flies) - Systematics
 4 genera, 42 species
Site
Tree
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Genera26    worldwide
Species1.435    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
Australasian


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
Nearctic
Holarctic


Fossils:

Cenozoic
Paleozoic
Mesozoic


World Oceans:

Atlantic Ocean


CountriesAfghanistan, 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 faunaeur.org
Bibionidae in itis.gov
Bibionidae in dyntaxa.se
Bibionidae in Wikipedia (English)

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Species overview - Checklist for Bibionidae in Japan
Species with BNext  
Bibio adjunctus (Hardy & Takahashi, 1960)Info
Bibio ainoi (Hardy & Takahashi, 1960)Info
Bibio amputonervis (Hardy & Takahashi, 1960)Info
Bibio aneuretus (Hardy & Takahashi, 1960)Info
Bibio deceptus (Hardy & Takahashi, 1960)Info
Bibio flavihalter (Hardy & Takahashi, 1960)Info
Bibio gracilipalpis (Hardy & Takahashi, 1960)Info
Bibio holomaurus (Hardy & Takahashi, 1960)Info
Bibio imitator (Walker, 1835)Garden maggotInfo
Bibio iwasugensis (Ouchi, 1940)Info
Bibio japonica (Motschulsky, 1866)Info
Bibio japonicus (Duda, 1930)Info
Bibio matsumurai (Okada, 1938)Info
Bibio medianus (Hardy & Takahashi, 1960)Info
Bibio metaclavipes (Hardy & Takahashi, 1960)Info
Bibio montanus (Hardy & Takahashi, 1960)Info
Bibio nigriclavipes (Hardy & Takahashi, 1960)Info
Bibio obuncus (Hardy & Takahashi, 1960)Info
Bibio omani (Hardy & Takahashi, 1960)Info
Bibio pomonae (Fabricius, 1775)Red-thighed St Mark´s FlyInfo
Bibio pseudoclavipes (Okada, 1938)Info
Bibio rufiventris -> Bibio imitatorInfo
Bibio ryukyuensis (Hardy & Takahashi, 1960)Info
Bibio sadoensis (I. Fujiyama, 1985)Info
Bibio simulans (Hardy & Takahashi, 1960)Info
Bibio singularis (Hardy & Takahashi, 1960)Info
Bibio tenebrosus (Coquillett, 1898)Info
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Dilophus aquilonia (Hardy & Takahashi, 1960)Info
Dilophus brevirostrum (Hardy & Takahashi, 1960)Info
Dilophus fulviventris (Hardy & Takahashi, 1960)Info
Dilophus kagoshimaensis (Okada, 1938)Info
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Penthetria japonica (Wiedemann, 1830)Info
Penthetria ritsumeikana (Sasakawa, 1967)Info
Penthetria togoensis (I. Fujiyama, 1974)Info
Penthetria velutina (Loew, 1858)Info
Plecia adiastola (Hardy & Takahashi, 1960)Info
Plecia hadrosoma (Hardy & Takahashi, 1960)Info
Plecia intima (I. Fujiyama, 1974)Info
Plecia kanetakii (I. Fujiyama, 1970)Info
Plecia membranifera (Hardy & Takahashi, 1960)Info
Plecia nagatomii (Hardy & Takahashi, 1960)Info
Plecia okadai (Hardy & Takahashi, 1960)Info
42 Species in Bibionidae for Japan listed
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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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