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Distribution path and Subregions of Japan (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - Far East - East Asia - Japan
Taxonomy for Blephariceridae (Net-winged midges) in Japan
Class
Japan
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 622 families, 8913 genera, 33214 species
Tree
Subclass
Japan
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 618 families, 8893 genera, 33189 species
Tree
Infraclass
Japan
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 593 families, 8777 genera, 32839 species
Tree
Superorder
Japan
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 398 families, 7391 genera, 29369 species
Tree
Order
Japan
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 107 families, 1479 genera, 6513 species
Tree
Suborder
Japan
Nematocera (Latreille, 1825) (Long-horned flies)
 31 families, 487 genera, 2830 species
Site
Tree
Infraorder
Japan
Blephariceromorpha (Rohdendorf, 1961)
 2 families, 7 genera, 27 species
Tree
Superfamily
Japan
Blephariceroidea (Hennig, 1973)
 2 families, 7 genera, 27 species
Tree
Family
Japan
Blephariceridae (Loew, 1861) (Net-winged midges) - Systematics
 6 genera, 26 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 Japan
Agathon bilobatoides (Kitakami, 1931)Info
Agathon bispinus (Kitakami, 1931)Info
Agathon ezoensis (Kitakami, 1950)Info
Agathon iyaensis (Kitakami, 1931)Info
Agathon japonicus (Alexander, 1922)Info
Agathon longispinus (Kitakami, 1931)Info
Agathon montanus (Kitakami, 1931)Info
Apistomyia uenoi (Kitakami, 1931)Info
Bibiocephala infuscata (Matsumura, 1916)Info
Bibiocephala japonicus -> Agathon japonicusInfo
Bibiocephala minor (Kitakami, 1931)Info
Blepharicera esakii (Alexander, 1924)Info
Blepharicera japonica (Kitakami, 1931)Info
Blepharicera shirakii (Alexander, 1922)Info
Blepharicera tanidai (Zwick, 1990)Info
Neohapalothrix kanii (Kitakami, 1938)Info
Philorus alpinus (Kitakami, 1931)Info
Philorus ezoensis (Kitakami, 1931)Info
Philorus gokaensis (Kitakami, 1950)Info
Philorus kibunensis (Kitakami, 1931)Info
Philorus kuyaensis (Kitakami, 1931)Info
Philorus longirostris (Kitakami, 1931)Info
Philorus minor (Kitakami, 1931)Info
Philorus sikokuensis (Kitakami, 1931)Info
Philorus simasimensis (Kitakami, 1931)Info
Philorus viridis (Kitakami, 1931)Info
26 Species in Blephariceridae for Japan 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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