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Distribution path and Subregions of Costa Rica (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - Central America - Costa Rica
Taxonomy for Blephariceridae (Net-winged midges) 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
Blephariceromorpha (Rohdendorf, 1961)
 1 family, 1 genus, 5 species
Tree
Superfamily
Costa Rica
Blephariceroidea (Hennig, 1973)
 1 family, 1 genus, 5 species
Tree
Family
Costa Rica
Blephariceridae (Loew, 1861) (Net-winged midges) - Systematics
 1 genus, 5 species
Site
Tree
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Genera45    worldwide
Species760    worldwide
Common namesNet-winged midges, Mountain midges
German namesLidmücken
Dutch namesNetmuggen
AuthorLoew, 1861
Distribution
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania


Ecozones:

Nearctic


Fossils:

Cenozoic
Mesozoic


Countries
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Afghanistan, Algeria, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, Cape Verde, Chile, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, India, Indonesia, Iran, Italy, Japan, Kazakhstan, Lebanon, Madagascar, Malaysia, Mexico, Morocco, Nepal, New Zealand, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, Peru, Philippines, Russia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Slovakia, Spain, Sri Lanka, Swaziland, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, USA, United Kingdom, Venezuela
Links and ReferencesBlephariceridae in bie.ala.org.au
Blephariceridae in faunaeur.org
Blephariceridae in itis.gov
Blephariceridae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Blephariceridae in Costa Rica
Paltostoma costaricensis (Hogue, 1979)Info
Paltostoma delectata (Alexander, 1953)Info
Paltostoma diriageni (Hogue, 1979)Info
Paltostoma exserta (Hogue, 1979)Info
Paltostoma zwicki (Hogue, 1979)Info
5 Species in Blephariceridae 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
InfraorderBlephariceromorpha
SuperfamilyBlephariceroidea
FamilyBlephariceridae
Net-winged midges, Mountain midges
AuthorLoew, 1861
 
Synonyms
Ablepharoceridae (Loew, 1877)
Aspistomyinae (Kitakami, 1950)
Astenidae (Bigot, 1862)
Astheniidae (Van Brueggen, 1960)
Blephariceratidae (Rohdendorf, 1951)
Blepharicidae (Walker, 1874)
Blepharocera (Agassiz, 1846)
Blepharoceratidae (Brues & Melander, 1932)
Blepharocerida (Marschall, 1873)
Blepharoceridae (Brauer, 1869)
Sinotendipedidae (Hong & Wang, 1990)

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