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Distribution path and Subregions of Asia (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia
Subregions: Central Asia (Tajikistan, Turkestan), Far East (East Asia, Southeast Asia), Maldives, North Asia, South Asia (Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Himalaya, Himalayas, India, Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka), West Asia (Near East, Palestine)
Taxonomy for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Asia
Class
Asia
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 1380 families, 36890 genera, 301504 species
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Subclass
Asia
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 1355 families, 36692 genera, 301155 species
Tree
Infraclass
Asia
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 1240 families, 36066 genera, 298273 species
Tree
Superorder
Asia
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 706 families, 26868 genera, 250927 species
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Order
Asia
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 201 families, 5173 genera, 54478 species
Tree
Suborder
Asia
Brachycera (Macquart, 1834) (Short-horned flies)
 115 families, 3626 genera, 34912 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
Asia
    Asilomorpha (Rohdendorf, 1961)
     19 families, 713 genera, 8350 species
Infraorder
Asia
    Muscomorpha (Woodley, 1989)
     81 families, 2595 genera, 23358 species
Infraorder
Asia
    Stratiomyomorpha (Wood, 1990)
     5 families, 187 genera, 1211 species
Infraorder
Asia
    Tabanomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (March Flies)
     5 families, 100 genera, 1904 species
Infraorder
Asia
    Vermileonomorpha (Griffiths, 1994)
     1 family, 3 genera, 13 species

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Family overview for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Asia
Acartophthalmidae (Czerny, 1928) - 2 SpeciesAcartophthalmid flies
Acroceridae (Leach, 1815) - 106 SpeciesSpider flies
Agromyzidae (Fallen, 1823) - 811 SpeciesLeaf miner flies
Anthomyiidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 887 SpeciesAnthomyiid flies
Anthomyzidae (Czerny, 1903) - 35 SpeciesAnthomyzid flies
Apioceridae (Bigot, 1852) - 13 SpeciesFlower-loving flies
Apsilocephalidae (Nagatomi & Al., 1991) - 2 Species
Archisargidae (Rohdendorf, 1962) - 42 Species
Asilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2640 SpeciesRobber flies
Asteiidae (Rondani, 1856) - 33 SpeciesAsteiid Flies
Atelestidae (Hennig, 1970) - 4 Species
Athericidae (Stuckenberg, 1973) - 41 SpeciesWater snipe flies
Aulacigastridae (Wollaston, 1864) - 4 SpeciesSap flies
Axiniidae (Colless, 1994) - 2 Species
Bolbomyiidae (Stuckenberg, 2001) - 1 Species
Bombyliidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1512 SpeciesBee Flies
Brachystomatidae (Melander, 1908) - 22 Species
Braulidae (Egger, 1853) - 5 SpeciesBee lice
Calliphoridae (Brauer & Bergenstamm, 1889) - 828 SpeciesBlow flies
Camillidae (Frey, 1921) - 8 SpeciesCamillid flies
Campichoetidae (Griffiths, 1972) - 3 Species
Canacidae (Jones, 1906) - 52 SpeciesSurge Flies
Carnidae (Newman, 1834) - 32 SpeciesFilth flies
Celyphidae (Bigot, 1852) - 109 SpeciesBeetle flies
Chamaemyiidae (Hendel, 1910) - 72 SpeciesSilver Flies
Chimeromyiidae (Grimaldi & Cumming, 2009) - 6 Species
Chloropidae (Schoenherr, 1840) - 1088 SpeciesEye flies
Chyromyidae (Hendel, 1916) - 58 SpeciesChiromyid flies
Clusiidae (Schönherr, 1840) - 122 SpeciesDruid Flies
Coelopidae (Hendel, 1910) - 5 SpeciesKelp Flies
Conopidae (Latreille, 1802) - 272 SpeciesThick-headed Flies
Cryptochetidae (Brues & Melander, 1932) - 14 SpeciesCryptochetid Flies
Ctenostylidae (Bigot, 1882) - 4 Species
Curtonotidae (Duda, 1934) - 19 SpeciesQuasimodo flies
Cypselosomatidae (Hennig, 1958) - 14 SpeciesCypselosomatid flies
Diastatidae (Hendel, 1917) - 24 SpeciesBog flies
Diopsidae (Billberg, 1820) - 52 SpeciesStalk-eyed flies
Dolichopodidae (Latreille, 1809) - 2169 SpeciesLong-legged flies
Drosophilidae (Rondani, 1856) - 1632 SpeciesFruit flies
Dryomyzidae (Schiner, 1862) - 24 SpeciesDryomyzid flies
Empididae (Latreille, 1809) - 736 SpeciesDance Flies
Eostratiomyiidae (Rohdendorf, 1962) - 1 Species
Ephydridae (Zetterstedt, 1837) - 532 SpeciesBrine fly
Eremochaetidae (Ussatchov, 1968) - 21 Species
Fanniidae (Schnabl & Dziezicki, 1911) - 140 SpeciesLittle house flies
Fergusoninidae (Hennig, 1958) - 3 Species
Glossinidae (Theobald, 1903) - 2 SpeciesTik-tik flies
Gobryidae (Mcalpine, 1997) - 4 Species
Helosciomyzidae (Griffiths, 1972) - 4 Species
Heteromyzidae (Fallen, 1820) - 129 SpeciesHeleomyzid flies
Hilarimorphidae (Hendel, 1936) - 4 SpeciesHilarimorphid flies
Hippoboscidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 155 SpeciesLouse Flies
Hybotidae (Meigen, 1820) - 612 SpeciesHybotid flies
Ironomyiidae (Mcalpine & Martin, 1966) - 17 SpeciesIronic flies
Kovalevisargidae (Mostovski, 1997) - 6 Species
Lauxaniidae (Macquart, 1835) - 657 SpeciesLauxaniid flies
Lonchaeidae (Loew, 1861) - 116 SpeciesLonchaeid Flies
Lonchopteridae (Curtis, 1839) - 39 SpeciesSpear-winged flies
Megamerinidae (Hendel, 1913) - 15 Species
Micropezidae (Illiger, 1798) - 129 SpeciesStilt Flies
Microphoridae (Chvala, 1983) -> Microphorinae - 1 Species
Milichiidae (Schiner, 1862) - 88 SpeciesFilth flies
Muscidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2233 SpeciesHouse flies
Mydidae (Bezzi, 1903) - 54 SpeciesMydas flies
Mythicomyiidae (Melander, 1902) - 81 SpeciesMicro Bee Flies
Nannodastiidae (Papp, 1980) - 2 Species
Nemestrinidae (Macquart, 1834) - 106 SpeciesTangle-veined flies
Neriidae (Hendel, 1916) - 32 SpeciesStilt-legged flies
Neurochaetidae (Mcalpine, 1978) - 4 SpeciesUpside-Down Flies
Nothybidae (Frey, 1927) - 9 Species
Nycteribiidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 180 SpeciesWingless Bat Flies
Odiniidae (Hendel, 1920) - 13 SpeciesOdiniid flies
Oestridae (Leach, 1815) - 49 SpeciesBot flies
Opetiidae (Rondani, 1856) - 5 SpeciesFlat-footed flies
Opomyzidae (Fallen, 1820) - 10 SpeciesOpomyzid flies
Pallopteridae (Loew, 1862) - 11 SpeciesFlutter flies
Pelecorhynchidae (Philip, 1941) - 5 SpeciesPelecorhynchid flies
Periscelididae (Oldenberg, 1914) - 19 SpeciesPeriscelidid Flies
Phaeomyiidae (Verbeke, 1950) - 2 SpeciesSnail-killing flies
Phoridae (Curtis, 1833) - 816 SpeciesScuttle Flies
Piophilidae (Macquart, 1835) - 9 SpeciesSkipper Flies
Pipunculidae (Walker, 1834) - 543 SpeciesBig-headed Flies
Platypezidae (Fallen, 1815) - 59 SpeciesSmoke Flies
Platystomatidae (Schiner, 1862) - 536 SpeciesSignal flies
Protapioceridae (Ren, 1998) - 4 Species
Psilidae (Macquart, 1835) - 185 SpeciesRust flies
Pulicidae (Billberg, 1820) - 67 SpeciesCommon fleas
Pyrgotidae (Schiner, 1868) - 82 SpeciesPyrgotid Flies
Rhagionemestriidae (Ussatchov, 1968) - 7 Species
Rhagionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 275 SpeciesSnipe flies
Rhiniidae (Brauer & Bergenstamm, 1889) - 9 Species
Rhinophoridae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1863) - 51 SpeciesWoodlouse flies
Richardidae (Snow, 1896) - 6 SpeciesThyreophorid flies
Sarcophagidae (Macquart, 1834) - 963 SpeciesFlesh flies
Scathophagidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 131 SpeciesDung flies
Scenopinidae (Burmeister, 1835) - 75 SpeciesWindow Flies
Sciomyzidae (Fallen, 1820) - 128 SpeciesMarsh Flies
Sepsidae (Walker, 1833) - 252 SpeciesBlack scavenger flies
Sphaeroceridae (Macquart, 1835) - 337 SpeciesLesser corpse flies
Stratiomyidae (Latreille, 1802) - 792 SpeciesSoldier flies
Streblidae (Kolenati, 1863) - 49 SpeciesBat flies
Syrphidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2954 SpeciesRat-tailed Maggots
Tabanidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1805 SpeciesHorse-fly
Tachinidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 2742 SpeciesTachinid Flies
Tanypezidae (Rondani, 1856) - 103 SpeciesTanypezid flies
Tephritidae (Newman, 1834) - 2282 SpeciesPeacock flies
Tethinidae (Hendel, 1916) - 58 SpeciesTethinid flies
Therevidae (Newman, 1834) - 202 SpeciesTherevids
Ulidiidae (Macquart, 1835) - 164 SpeciesPicture-winged Flies
Vermileonidae (Williston, 1886) - 13 SpeciesWormlions
Xenasteiidae (Hardy, 1980) - 3 Species
Xylomyidae (Verrall, 1901) - 101 SpeciesWood soldier flies
Xylophagidae (Fallen, 1810) - 92 SpeciesAwl-flies
Zhangsolvidae (Nagatomi & Yang, 1998) - 2 Species
114 Families with 34892 Species in Asia
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Species overview - Checklist for Brachycera in Asia without family allocation
Pachyuronympha karatauensis (B. B. Rohdendorf, 1964)Info
Prosciara anfracta (Vilkamaa & Hippa, 1996)Info
Prosciara bisulcata (Vilkamaa & Hippa, 1996)Info
Prosciara cygnix (Vilkamaa & Hippa, 1996)Info
Prosciara dolichochaeta (Hippa, 1991)Info
Prosciara evexa (Vilkamaa & Hippa, 1996)Info
Prosciara exsecta (Vilkamaa & Hippa, 1996)Info
Prosciara furtiva (Vilkamaa & Hippa, 1996)Info
Prosciara fuscina (Vilkamaa & Hippa, 1996)Info
Prosciara hastigera (Vilkamaa & Hippa, 1996)Info
Prosciara incisa (Vilkamaa & Hippa, 1996)Info
Prosciara latifurca (Hippa, 1991)Info
Prosciara meracula (Vilkamaa & Hippa, 1996)Info
Prosciara mima (Hippa, 1991)Info
Prosciara parmula (Vilkamaa & Hippa, 1996)Info
Prosciara pentadactyla (Hippa, 1991)Info
Prosciara pollex (Hippa, 1991)Info
Prosciara processifera (Hippa, 1991)Info
Prosciara pubericornis ()Info
Prosciara spicispina (Vilkamaa & Hippa, 1996)Info
20 Species in Brachycera for Asia listed without family allocation
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

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