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Distribution path and Subregions of Argentina (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - South America - Argentina
Subregions: Buenos Aires, Catamarca, Chaco, Chubut, Cordoba, Corrientes, Entre Rios, Jujuy, La Pampa, Mendoza, Misiones, Neuquén, North Argentina (Northeast Argentina, Northwest Argentina), Salta, San Juan Province, San Luis Province, Santa Cruz, Santa Fé Province, Santiago del Estero, South Argentina, Tierra del Fuego, Tucumán
Taxonomy for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Argentina
Class
Argentina
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 553 families, 5460 genera, 16368 species
Tree
Subclass
Argentina
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 549 families, 5451 genera, 16358 species
Tree
Infraclass
Argentina
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 513 families, 5341 genera, 16107 species
Tree
Superorder
Argentina
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 330 families, 4417 genera, 13980 species
Tree
Order
Argentina
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 90 families, 1144 genera, 4056 species
Tree
Suborder
Argentina
Brachycera (Macquart, 1834) (Short-horned flies)
 66 families, 847 genera, 2519 species
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Families176    worldwide
Genera12.671    worldwide
Species179.256    worldwide
Common namesShort-horned flies, Muscoid flies, Circular-seamed flies, Flies
German namesFliegen, Kurzhörner
Danish namesFluer
Finnish namesMuumiokotelokärpäset, Kärpäset
Norwegian namesLaverestående fluer
Swedish namesFlugor
AuthorMacquart, 1834
Distribution
Continents:

Eurasia (Asia, Europe, Russia, Caucasus, Kaukasia)

America (North America, South America, Central America, Caribbean, West American subregion)

Africa (East Africa, Southern Africa, Central Africa, North Africa, West Africa)

Oceania (Australasia, Polynesia, Melanesia, Micronesia)

Antarctica (Subantarctic Islands, Antarctic Islands, Ross Dependency)


Ecozones:

Palaearctic (West Palaearctic, East Palaearctic, South Palaearctic)

Nearctic, Afrotropical, Neotropical, Indo-Australian region (Oriental)

Holarctic


Fossils:

Cenozoic (Paleogene, Neogene, Quaternary)

Paleozoic (Cambrian, Permian, Ordovician, Carboniferous, Silurian, Devonian)

Mesozoic (Cretaceous, Jurassic, Triassic)


World Oceans:

Pacific Ocean (South Pacific, Pacific Islands, North Pacific, Bering Sea, Bering Strait)

Atlantic Ocean (British overseas territory Atlantic, Mediterranean Sea, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands, North Sea)

Indian Ocean (Red Sea, Bay of Bengal)


Countries
Checklists
Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Comoros, Cook Islands, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kosovo, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mali, Malta, Marshall Islands, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nauru, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Niue, North Korea, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Palestine, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Republic of the Congo, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, São Tomé and Príncipe, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Korea, South Sudan, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Tuvalu, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesBrachycera in bie.ala.org.au
Brachycera in faunaeur.org
Brachycera in itis.gov
Brachycera in dyntaxa.se
Brachycera in Wikipedia (English)
Infraorder
Argentina
    Asilomorpha (Rohdendorf, 1961)
     11 families, 189 genera, 607 species
Infraorder
Argentina
    Muscomorpha (Woodley, 1989)
     49 families, 584 genera, 1660 species
Infraorder
Argentina
    Stratiomyomorpha (Wood, 1990)
     4 families, 42 genera, 81 species
Infraorder
Argentina
    Tabanomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (March Flies)
     1 family, 31 genera, 170 species

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Family overview for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Argentina
Acroceridae (Leach, 1815) - 2 SpeciesSpider flies
Agromyzidae (Fallen, 1823) - 77 SpeciesLeaf miner flies
Anthomyiidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 26 SpeciesAnthomyiid flies
Asilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 203 SpeciesRobber flies
Asteiidae (Rondani, 1856) - 6 SpeciesAsteiid Flies
Athericidae (Stuckenberg, 1973) - 4 SpeciesWater snipe flies
Bombyliidae (Latreille, 1802) - 106 SpeciesBee Flies
Brachystomatidae (Melander, 1908) - 16 Species
Calliphoridae (Brauer & Bergenstamm, 1889) - 23 SpeciesBlow flies
Carnidae (Newman, 1834) - 1 SpeciesFilth flies
Chamaemyiidae (Hendel, 1910) - 14 SpeciesSilver Flies
Chimeromyiidae (Grimaldi & Cumming, 2009) - 1 Species
Chloropidae (Schoenherr, 1840) - 55 SpeciesEye flies
Clusiidae (Schönherr, 1840) - 5 SpeciesDruid Flies
Conopidae (Latreille, 1802) - 31 SpeciesThick-headed Flies
Cypselosomatidae (Hennig, 1958) - 1 SpeciesCypselosomatid flies
Diastatidae (Hendel, 1917) - 1 SpeciesBog flies
Dolichopodidae (Latreille, 1809) - 91 SpeciesLong-legged flies
Drosophilidae (Rondani, 1856) - 24 SpeciesFruit flies
Empididae (Latreille, 1809) - 111 SpeciesDance Flies
Ephydridae (Zetterstedt, 1837) - 91 SpeciesBrine fly
Eurychoromyiidae (Hennig, 1958) -> Lauxaniidae - 1 SpeciesBroad-headed flies
Fanniidae (Schnabl & Dziezicki, 1911) - 20 SpeciesLittle house flies
Helcomyzidae (Malloch, 1933) - 2 SpeciesKelp flies
Heteromyzidae (Fallen, 1820) - 36 SpeciesHeleomyzid flies
Hippoboscidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 5 SpeciesLouse Flies
Hybotidae (Meigen, 1820) - 21 SpeciesHybotid flies
Lauxaniidae (Macquart, 1835) - 15 SpeciesLauxaniid flies
Lonchaeidae (Loew, 1861) - 9 SpeciesLonchaeid Flies
Micropezidae (Illiger, 1798) - 15 SpeciesStilt Flies
Milichiidae (Schiner, 1862) - 12 SpeciesFilth flies
Muscidae (Latreille, 1802) - 168 SpeciesHouse flies
Mydidae (Bezzi, 1903) - 8 SpeciesMydas flies
Nemestrinidae (Macquart, 1834) - 17 SpeciesTangle-veined flies
Neriidae (Hendel, 1916) - 7 SpeciesStilt-legged flies
Nycteribiidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 5 SpeciesWingless Bat Flies
Oestridae (Leach, 1815) - 10 SpeciesBot flies
Pallopteridae (Loew, 1862) - 3 SpeciesFlutter flies
Pantophthalmidae (Williston, 1906) - 4 SpeciesTimber flies
Periscelididae (Oldenberg, 1914) - 1 SpeciesPeriscelidid Flies
Phoridae (Curtis, 1833) - 104 SpeciesScuttle Flies
Pipunculidae (Walker, 1834) - 39 SpeciesBig-headed Flies
Platypezidae (Fallen, 1815) - 6 SpeciesSmoke Flies
Platystomatidae (Schiner, 1862) - 1 SpeciesSignal flies
Pulicidae (Billberg, 1820) - 9 SpeciesCommon fleas
Pyrgotidae (Schiner, 1868) - 15 SpeciesPyrgotid Flies
Rhagionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 7 SpeciesSnipe flies
Rhinophoridae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1863) - 14 SpeciesWoodlouse flies
Richardidae (Snow, 1896) - 3 SpeciesThyreophorid flies
Ropalomeridae (Linder, 1930) - 2 SpeciesRopalomerid flies
Sarcophagidae (Macquart, 1834) - 73 SpeciesFlesh flies
Scathophagidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 1 SpeciesDung flies
Scenopinidae (Burmeister, 1835) - 1 SpeciesWindow Flies
Sciomyzidae (Fallen, 1820) - 24 SpeciesMarsh Flies
Sepsidae (Walker, 1833) - 5 SpeciesBlack scavenger flies
Sphaeroceridae (Macquart, 1835) - 35 SpeciesLesser corpse flies
Stratiomyidae (Latreille, 1802) - 66 SpeciesSoldier flies
Streblidae (Kolenati, 1863) -> Hippoboscidae - 1 SpeciesBat flies
Syrphidae (Latreille, 1802) - 187 SpeciesRat-tailed Maggots
Tabanidae (Latreille, 1802) - 170 SpeciesHorse-fly
Tachinidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 257 SpeciesTachinid Flies
Tanypezidae (Rondani, 1856) - 3 SpeciesTanypezid flies
Tephritidae (Newman, 1834) - 168 SpeciesPeacock flies
Tethinidae (Hendel, 1916) - 17 SpeciesTethinid flies
Therevidae (Newman, 1834) - 31 SpeciesTherevids
Ulidiidae (Macquart, 1835) - 32 SpeciesPicture-winged Flies
66 Families with 2519 Species in Argentina
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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
SuborderBrachycera
Short-horned flies, Muscoid flies, Circular-seamed flies, Flies
AuthorMacquart, 1834
 
Synonyms
Chloropoidea
Drosophiloidea
Lauxanididea
Micropezoidea
Milichioidea
Nothyboidea
Pallopteroidea

Keywords
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