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Distribution path and Subregions of Japan (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Asia - East Asia - Japan
Taxonomy for Bittacidae (Hangingflies) 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
Mecoptera (Hyatt & Arms, 1891) (Scorpion-flies) - Systematics
 15 families, 33 genera, 109 species
Site
Tree
Suborder
Japan
Pistillifera (Willmann, 1987)
 4 families, 5 genera, 48 species
Tree
Infraorder
Japan
Raptipedia (Willmann, 1977)
 1 family, 1 genus, 10 species
Tree
Family
Japan
Bittacidae (Handlirsch, 1906) (Hangingflies) - Systematics
 1 genus, 10 species
Site
Tree
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Genera54    worldwide
Species302    worldwide
Common namesHangingflies, Hanging scorpionflies
German namesMückenhafte
Dutch namesHangvliegen, Muggenhaften
AuthorHandlirsch, 1906
Distribution
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Continents:

America
Asia
Eurasia
Africa
Australasian


Ecozones:

Nearctic


Links and ReferencesBittacidae in faunaeur.org
Bittacidae in itis.gov
Bittacidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Bittacidae in Japan
Bittacus issikii (Miyamoto, 1979)Info
Bittacus kagoshimaensis (Issiki, 1929)Info
Bittacus laevipes (Navas, 1909)Info
Bittacus marginatus (Miyake, 1913)Info
Bittacus mastrillii (Navas, 1913)Info
Bittacus nipponicus (Navas, 1909)Info
Bittacus saigusai (Miyamoto, 1984)Info
Bittacus sinensis (Walker, 1853)Info
Bittacus takaoensis (Miyake, 1913)Info
Bittacus tarsalis (Miyamoto, 1984)Info
10 Species in Bittacidae for Japan listed
Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderHolometabola
Holometabolous Insects
OrderMecoptera
Scorpion-flies, Scorpion flies, Snowflies, Scorpionflies, Hangingflies, Hanging flies
SuborderPistillifera
InfraorderRaptipedia
FamilyBittacidae
Hangingflies, Hanging scorpionflies
AuthorHandlirsch, 1906

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