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Distribution path and Subregions of Atlantic Ocean (More Checklists)
Path: World Oceans - Atlantic Ocean
Subregions: British overseas territory Atlantic (Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha), Mediterranean Sea, North Sea, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands (South Georgia, South Sandwich Islands)
Taxonomy for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Atlantic Ocean
Class
Atlantic Ocean
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 159 families, 484 genera, 874 species
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Subclass
Atlantic Ocean
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 158 families, 482 genera, 870 species
Tree
Infraclass
Atlantic Ocean
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 155 families, 476 genera, 862 species
Tree
Superorder
Atlantic Ocean
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 118 families, 386 genera, 733 species
Tree
Order
Atlantic Ocean
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 43 families, 92 genera, 150 species
Tree
Suborder
Atlantic Ocean
Brachycera (Macquart, 1834) (Short-horned flies)
 33 families, 74 genera, 122 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
Atlantic Ocean
    Asilomorpha (Rohdendorf, 1961)
     6 families, 18 genera, 33 species
Infraorder
Atlantic Ocean
    Muscomorpha (Woodley, 1989)
     26 families, 55 genera, 88 species
Infraorder
Atlantic Ocean
    Stratiomyomorpha (Wood, 1990)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species

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Family overview for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Atlantic Ocean
Agromyzidae (Fallen, 1823) - 2 SpeciesLeaf miner flies
Anthomyiidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 1 SpeciesAnthomyiid flies
Asilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesRobber flies
Asteiidae (Rondani, 1856) - 1 SpeciesAsteiid Flies
Bombyliidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesBee Flies
Calliphoridae (Brauer & Bergenstamm, 1889) - 2 SpeciesBlow flies
Camillidae (Frey, 1921) - 1 SpeciesCamillid flies
Canacidae (Jones, 1906) - 1 SpeciesSurge Flies
Chloropidae (Schoenherr, 1840) - 3 SpeciesEye flies
Chyromyidae (Hendel, 1916) - 3 SpeciesChiromyid flies
Dolichopodidae (Latreille, 1809) - 27 SpeciesLong-legged flies
Drosophilidae (Rondani, 1856) - 9 SpeciesFruit flies
Ephydridae (Zetterstedt, 1837) - 7 SpeciesBrine fly
Fanniidae (Schnabl & Dziezicki, 1911) - 1 SpeciesLittle house flies
Helcomyzidae (Malloch, 1933) - 1 SpeciesKelp flies
Hippoboscidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 3 SpeciesLouse Flies
Hybotidae (Meigen, 1820) - 1 SpeciesHybotid flies
Lauxaniidae (Macquart, 1835) - 11 SpeciesLauxaniid flies
Lonchaeidae (Loew, 1861) - 2 SpeciesLonchaeid Flies
Milichiidae (Schiner, 1862) - 1 SpeciesFilth flies
Muscidae (Latreille, 1802) - 6 SpeciesHouse flies
Mythicomyiidae (Melander, 1902) - 1 SpeciesMicro Bee Flies
Platystomatidae (Schiner, 1862) - 1 SpeciesSignal flies
Sarcophagidae (Macquart, 1834) - 7 SpeciesFlesh flies
Scathophagidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 1 SpeciesDung flies
Scenopinidae (Burmeister, 1835) - 1 SpeciesWindow Flies
Sepsidae (Walker, 1833) - 1 SpeciesBlack scavenger flies
Sphaeroceridae (Macquart, 1835) - 3 SpeciesLesser corpse flies
Stratiomyidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesSoldier flies
Syrphidae (Latreille, 1802) - 3 SpeciesRat-tailed Maggots
Tachinidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) -> Tachyporini - 1 SpeciesTachinid Flies
Tephritidae (Newman, 1834) - 12 SpeciesPeacock flies
Tethinidae (Hendel, 1916) - 4 SpeciesTethinid flies
33 Families with 122 Species in Atlantic Ocean
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Species overview - Checklist for Brachycera in Atlantic Ocean
Species with ANext  
Acropsilus niger (Loew, 1869)Info
Allograpta amphotera (Bezzi, 1928)Info
Anarista vittata (Sabrosky, 1977)Info
Aphaniosoma approximatum -> Aphaniosoma sociumInfo
Aphaniosoma socium (Collin, 1949)Info
Atlantomyia nitida (Crosskey, 1977)Info
Austrodrapetis coxalis (Smith, 1964)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Bactrocera melanota (Coquillett, 1909)Info
Bactrocera melanotus (Coquillett, 1909)Info
Bactrocera xanthodes (Broun, 1904)Info
Brachythoracosepsis saothomensis (Ozerov, 2000)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Calliphora croceipalpis (Jaennicke, 1867)Info
Camilla acutipennis -> Camilla atrimanaInfo
Campiglossa plantaginis (Haliday, 1833)Info
Campiglossa producta (Loew, 1844)Info
Campsicnemus armatus (Zetterstedt, 1849)Info
Campsicnemus magius (Loew, 1845)Info
Campsicnemus mirabilis (Frey, 1945)Info
Carpomya wiedemanni (Meigen, 1826)Carpomya wiedermanniInfo
Ceratitis capitata (Wiedemann, 1824)Mediterranean Fruit FlyInfo
Ceratitis cosyra (Walker, 1849)Info
Chaetostomella baezi (Merz, 2000)Info
Chalcidomorphina planes (James, 1967)Info
Chrysomya albiceps (Wiedemann, 1819)Site
Chrysosoma longifilum (Becker, 1923)Info
Coenosia multimaculata (Adams, 1905)Info
Coenosia trina -> Coenosia multimaculataInfo
Cyrtomomyia punctulata (Becker, 1912)Info
Cyrtosia meridionalis (Rondani, 1863)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dacus ciliatus (Loew, 1862)Info
Dimecoenia tristanensis (Frey, 1954)Info
Dioxyna sororcula -> Dioxyna picciolaBlack citrus aphidInfo
Drosophila punctatonervosa (Frey, 1954)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Elachiptera lyrica (Sabrosky, 1977)Info
Elachisoma aterrima (Haliday, 1833)Info
Epithalassius corsicanus (Becker, 1910)Info
Eumerus lugens (Wiedemann, 1930)Info
Exoprosopa selenops (Greathead, 2001)Info
Species with FBack  Next  Top
Fannia albitarsis (Stein, 1911)Info
Fucellia tergina (Zetterstedt, 1845)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Gymnochiromyia flavella (Zetterstedt, 1848)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hecamede brasiliensis (Cresson, 1938)Info
Hecamede granifera (Thomson, 1868)Info
Hyadina hivaoae (Malloch, 1933)Info
Hydrophorus balticus (Meigen, 1824)Info
Hydrophorus carmichaelii (Walker, 1849)Info
Hydrophorus christopherseni (Frey, 1954)Info
Hydrophorus praecox (Lehmann, 1822)Info
Hydrophorus tristanensis (Macquart, 1847)Info
Hydrophorus tristramensis ()Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lamprolonchaea smaragdi (Walker, 1849)Info
Leptometopa rufifrons (Becker, 1903)Info
Limnophora helenae (Pont, 1977)Info
Limosina subbrevipennis (Frey, 1954)Info
Liriomyza triglochinae -> Liriomyza angulicornisInfo
Lonchaea avida (Mcalpine, 1960)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Medetera ambigua -> Medetera nitidaInfo
Medetera nitida (Macquart, 1834)Info
Muscina prolapsa (Harris, 1780)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nesiotes asperatus (Wollaston, 1869)Info
Nesiotes squamosus (Wollaston, 1861)Info
Nocticanace kraussi (Munari, 2010)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Olfersia aenescens (C. G. Thompson, 1869)Info
Ornithomya parva (Macquart, 1843)Info
Ornithomya parva remota (Walker, 1849)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Paractora rufipes (Macquart, 1844)Info
Parydra tuberculifera (Lamb, 1912)Info
Peckia chrysostoma (Wiedemann, 1830)Info
Pelastoneurus emasculatus (Parent, 1937)Info
Peloropeodes aldrichi (Robinson, 1970)Info
Phthitia sanctaehelenae (Richards, 1951)Info
Phytomyza atricornis (Meigen, 1838)Info
Polietes lardaria -> Polietes lardariusInfo
Polietes lardarius (Fabricius, 1781)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rhaphium appendiculatum (Zetterstedt, 1849)Info
Rhaphium macrocerum -> Rhaphium monotrichumInfo
Rhaphium monotrichum (Loew, 1850)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Sapromyza adriani (Baez, 2000)Info
Sapromyza biscoitoi (Baez, 2001)Info
Sapromyza gomerensis (Baez, 2000)Info
Sapromyza hierrensis (Baez, 2000)Info
Sapromyza imitans (Baez, 2001)Info
Sapromyza inconspicua (Baez, 2001)Info
Sapromyza laurisilvae (Baez, 2001)Info
Sapromyza mauli (Baez, 2001)Info
Sapromyza ombriosa (Baez, 2000)Info
Sapromyza palmensis (Baez, 2000)Info
Sapromyza ultima (Baez, 2001)Info
Sarcodexia lambens (Wiedemann, 1830)Info
Sarcophaga argyrostoma (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830)Info
Sarcophaga exuberans (Pandelle, 1896)Info
Sarcophaga inaequalis (Austen, 1909)Info
Sarcophaga propinqua -> Sarcophaga variegataInfo
Sarcophaga variegata (Scopoli, 1763)Info
Scaptomyza angustipennis (Frey, 1954)Info
Scaptomyza brevilamellata (Frey, 1954)Info
Scaptomyza freyi (Hackman, 1959)Info
Scaptomyza frustulifera (Frey, 1954)Info
Scaptomyza helvola (Frey, 1954)Info
Scaptomyza horrida (Frey, 1954)Info
Scaptomyza incerta (Frey, 1954)Info
Scaptomyza pectinifera (Frey, 1954)Info
Scatella septemfenestrata (Lamb, 1912)Info
Scathophaga soror (Wiedemann, 1818)Info
Scatophila eremita (Frey, 1954)Info
Scenopinus schulzei (Enderlein, 1943)Info
Scholastes lonchifer (Hendel, 1914)Info
Sciapus inflexus (Strobl, 1894)Info
Sciapus lamellatus (Parent, 1935)Info
Sciapus setifrons (Parent, 1937)Info
Sciapus subfascipennis (Shannon, 1923)Info
Siphunculina striolatus (Wiedemann, 1830)Info
Sphaerophoria beattiei (Doesburg & Doesburg, 1977)Info
Sympycnus rusticus (Parent, 1935)Info
Syntormon flexibile (Wulp, 1890)Info
Syntormon pallipes (Fabricius, 1794)Info
Species with TBack  Top
Tephritis matricariae (Loew, 1844)Info
Tethina amphitrite (Munari & Baez, 2000)Info
Tethina grisea (Fallen, 1823)Info
Tethina pallipes (Loew, 1865)Info
Tethina tethys (Munari & Baez, 2000)Info
Thrypticus bellus (Loew, 1869)Info
122 Species in Brachycera for Atlantic Ocean listed
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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

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