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Distribution path and Subregions of Belize (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - Central America - Belize
Taxonomy for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Belize
Class
Belize
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 216 families, 1332 genera, 2832 species
Tree
Subclass
Belize
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 216 families, 1332 genera, 2832 species
Tree
Infraclass
Belize
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 199 families, 1284 genera, 2746 species
Tree
Superorder
Belize
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 140 families, 1057 genera, 2354 species
Tree
Order
Belize
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 51 families, 166 genera, 348 species
Tree
Suborder
Belize
Brachycera (Macquart, 1834) (Short-horned flies)
 42 families, 121 genera, 192 species
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Families176    worldwide
Genera12.671    worldwide
Species179.252    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
Belize
    Asilomorpha (Rohdendorf, 1961)
     4 families, 11 genera, 17 species
Infraorder
Belize
    Muscomorpha (Woodley, 1989)
     34 families, 92 genera, 154 species
Infraorder
Belize
    Stratiomyomorpha (Wood, 1990)
     3 families, 9 genera, 9 species
Infraorder
Belize
    Tabanomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (March Flies)
     1 family, 9 genera, 12 species

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Family overview for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Belize
Anthomyiidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 1 SpeciesAnthomyiid flies
Anthomyzidae (Czerny, 1903) - 1 SpeciesAnthomyzid flies
Asilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 7 SpeciesRobber flies
Bombyliidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesBee Flies
Calliphoridae (Brauer & Bergenstamm, 1889) - 1 SpeciesBlow flies
Canacidae (Jones, 1906) - 1 SpeciesSurge Flies
Chloropidae (Schoenherr, 1840) - 7 SpeciesEye flies
Conopidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesThick-headed Flies
Dolichopodidae (Latreille, 1809) - 5 SpeciesLong-legged flies
Drosophilidae (Rondani, 1856) - 9 SpeciesFruit flies
Ephydridae (Zetterstedt, 1837) - 18 SpeciesBrine fly
Fanniidae (Schnabl & Dziezicki, 1911) - 1 SpeciesLittle house flies
Hippoboscidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 1 SpeciesLouse Flies
Lauxaniidae (Macquart, 1835) - 2 SpeciesLauxaniid flies
Lonchaeidae (Loew, 1861) - 1 SpeciesLonchaeid Flies
Micropezidae (Illiger, 1798) - 2 SpeciesStilt Flies
Milichiidae (Schiner, 1862) - 2 SpeciesFilth flies
Nannodastiidae (Papp, 1980) - 1 Species
Nycteribiidae (Samouelle, 1819) -> Hippoboscidae - 1 SpeciesWingless Bat Flies
Odiniidae (Hendel, 1920) - 2 SpeciesOdiniid flies
Oestridae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesBot flies
Pantophthalmidae (Williston, 1906) - 1 SpeciesTimber flies
Periscelididae (Oldenberg, 1914) - 1 SpeciesPeriscelidid Flies
Platystomatidae (Schiner, 1862) - 3 SpeciesSignal flies
Psilidae (Macquart, 1835) - 1 SpeciesRust flies
Rhinophoridae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1863) - 18 SpeciesWoodlouse flies
Richardidae (Snow, 1896) - 1 SpeciesThyreophorid flies
Ropalomeridae (Linder, 1930) - 2 SpeciesRopalomerid flies
Sarcophagidae (Macquart, 1834) - 2 SpeciesFlesh flies
Sciomyzidae (Fallen, 1820) - 1 SpeciesMarsh Flies
Sepsidae (Walker, 1833) - 1 SpeciesBlack scavenger flies
Sphaeroceridae (Macquart, 1835) - 4 SpeciesLesser corpse flies
Stratiomyidae (Latreille, 1802) - 7 SpeciesSoldier flies
Streblidae (Kolenati, 1863) - 40 SpeciesBat flies
Syrphidae (Latreille, 1802) - 7 SpeciesRat-tailed Maggots
Tabanidae (Latreille, 1802) - 12 SpeciesHorse-fly
Tachinidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 5 SpeciesTachinid Flies
Tephritidae (Newman, 1834) - 12 SpeciesPeacock flies
Tethinidae (Hendel, 1916) - 2 SpeciesTethinid flies
Therevidae (Newman, 1834) - 4 SpeciesTherevids
Ulidiidae (Macquart, 1835) - 1 SpeciesPicture-winged Flies
Xylomyidae (Verrall, 1901) - 1 SpeciesWood soldier flies
42 Families with 192 Species in Belize
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Species overview - Checklist for Brachycera in Belize
Species with ANext  
Acinia picturata (Snow, 1894)Sourbush seed flyInfo
Acrotaenia tarsata (Wulp, 1899)Info
Allotrichoma adustum (Mathis, 1991)Info
Amphicnephes stellatus (Wulp, 1899)Info
Anastrepha cordata (Aldrich, 1925)Info
Anastrepha fraterculus (Wiedemann, 1830)South American fruit flyInfo
Anastrepha ludens (Loew, 1873)Mexican fruit flyInfo
Anastrepha obliqua -> Anastrepha crebraWest Indian fruit flyInfo
Anthrax xanthomeros (Marston, 1970)Info
Archisepsis excavata (Duda, 1926)Info
Artemita argentea (Osten Sacken, 1886)Info
Aspidoptera delatorrei (Wenzel, 1966)Info
Aspidoptera phyllostomatus (Perty, 1833)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Baryplegma pertusa (Bates, 1934)Info
Basilia ferruginea (Miranda Ribeiro, 1903)Info
Belvosia weynberghiana (Wulp, 1883)Info
Bezzimyia barbarista (Pape & Arnaud, 2001)Info
Biorbitella costaricana (Duda, 1930)Info
Blepharepium annulatum (Bigot, 1857)Info
Blepharoneura rupta (Wulp, 1899)Info
Brachylinga punctifrons (Kroeber, 1914)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Canacea macateei (Malloch, 1924)Info
Chaetochlorops scutellaris (Becker, 1916)Info
Chrysops mexicanus (Krober, 1925)Info
Clasiopella uncinata (Hendel, 1914)Info
Coenosopsia prima (Malloch, 1924)Info
Compsomyiops fulvicrura (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830)Info
Condylostylus armipes (Bigot, 1890)Info
Condylostylus graenicheri (Van Duzee, 1927)Info
Condylostylus quadricolor (Walker, 1849)Info
Copestylum belizensis (Sedman, 1975)Info
Cyphomyia chrysodota (Perty, 1833)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dasyrhicnoessa insularis (Aldrich, 1931)Info
Dermatobia hominis (Linnaeus Jr In Pallas, 1781)Human botflyInfo
Desmometopa glaucanota (Sabrosky, 1983)Info
Desmometopa obscurifrons (Sabrosky, 1983)Info
Diaphorus ventralis (Van Duzee, 1915)Info
Dichelacera grandis (Ricardo, 1904)Info
Discocerina juniori (Mathis, 1997)Info
Drosophila aldrichi (Patterson & Crow, 1940)Info
Drosophila calloptera (Schiner, 1868)Info
Drosophila emarginata (West, 1924)Info
Drosophila neomorpha (Heed & Wheelr, 1957)Info
Drosophila nigricruria (Patterson & Mainland, 1943)Info
Drosophila pallidipennis (Dobzhansky & Pavan, 1943)Info
Drosophila parthenogenetica (Stalker, 1953)Info
Drosophila similis -> Drosophila ananassaeInfo
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Efferia affinis (Bellardi, 1861)Info
Epiplatea hondurana (Steyskal, 1958)Info
Erichsonia dentifrons (Westwood, 1849)Info
Eugaurax quadrilineatus (Williston, 1896)Info
Euryneura elegans (Williston, 1888)Info
Eutreta angusta (Banks, 1926)Info
Euxesta punctipennis (Enderlein, 1937)Info
Species with FBack  Next  Top
Fannia trimaculata (Stein, 1898)Info
Fidena flavipennis (Krober, 1931)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Garifuna sinuata (Mathis, 1997)Info
Glenanthe caribea (Mathis, 1995)Info
Glenanthe ruetzleri (Mathis, 1995)Info
Goniaspis subequalis (Malloch, 1913)Info
Guttipsilopa dianneae (Mathis, 1997)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hecamede brasiliensis (Cresson, 1938)Info
Hermetia coarctata (Macquart, 1846)Info
Hirtodrosophila mexicoa (Wheeler, 1954)Info
Hyadina bulbosa (Clausen, 1989)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lepidosina inaequalis (Malloch, 1914)Info
Leptopsilopa flavicoxa (Mathis, 2006)Info
Leptopsilopa placentia (Mathis, 2006)Info
Leucotabanus exaestuans (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Lixophaga facialis (Townsend, 1931)Info
Lutzomyia bispinosa (Fairchild G. B., Hertig M., 1951)Info
Lutzomyia carpenteri (Fairchild G. B., Hertig M., 1953)Info
Lutzomyia cratifer (Fairchild G. B., Hertig M., 1961)Info
Lutzomyia cruciata (Coquillett D. W., 1907)Info
Lutzomyia dasymera (Fairchild G. B., Hertig M., 1961)Info
Lutzomyia deleoni (Fairchild G. B., Hertig M., 1947)Info
Lutzomyia delpozoi (Vargas L., Díaz Nájera A., 1953)Info
Lutzomyia disneyi (Williams P., 1987)Info
Lutzomyia geniculata (Mangabeira Fo O., 1941)Info
Lutzomyia ovallesi (Ortíz I., 1952)Info
Lutzomyia panamensis (Shannon R. C., 1926)Info
Lutzomyia permira (Fairchild G. B., Hertig M., 1956)Info
Lutzomyia shannoni -> Lutzomyia abonnenciInfo
Lutzomyia steatopyga (Fairchild G. B., Hertig M., 1958)Info
Lutzomyia trinidadensis -> Lutzomyia goianaInfo
Lutzomyia triramula (Fairchild G. B., Hertig M., 1952)Info
Lutzomyia undulata (Fairchild G. B., Hertig M., 1950)Info
Lutzomyia ylephiletor (Fairchild G. B., Hertig M., 1952)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Malloewia vulgaris (Duda, 1930)Info
Mallophora minos (Wiedemann, 1824)Info
Mallophora tolteca (Curran, 1941)Info
Mastigimas schwarzi (Tuthill, 1945)Info
Mastoptera minuta (Lima, 1921)Info
Megistopoda aranea (Coquillett, 1899)Info
Megistopoda proxima (Seguy, 1926)Info
Meromacrus currani (Hull, 1942)Info
Merosargus par (Curran, 1932)Info
Mesogramma azurilneus -> Toxomerus watsoniInfo
Metelasmus pseudopterus (Coquillett, 1907)Info
Microlynchia furtiva (Bequaert, 1955)Info
Monochaetoscinella anonyma (Williston, 1896)Info
Mosillus stegmeieri (Wirth, 1969)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nannodastia atlantica (Papp & Mathis, 2001)Info
Neotrichobius delicatus (Machado-allison, 1966)Info
Neotrichobius stenopterus -> Neotrichobius delicatusInfo
Noctiliostrebla traubi (Wenzel, 1966)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Ocyptamus tristani (Zumbado, 2000)Info
Odinia coronata (Sabrosky, 1959)Info
Ommatius amula (Curran, 1928)Info
Ommatius humatus (Scarbrough, 1993)Info
Ommatius parvus (Bigot, 1875)Info
Orasiopa mera (Cresson, 1939)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Palpada aemula (Williston, 1891)Info
Panacris microdonta (Kertesz, 1908)Info
Pantophthalmus comptus (Enderlein, 1912)Info
Paradyschiria lineata (Kessel, 1925)Info
Paraeuctenodes longipes (Pessoa & Guimaraes, 1937)Info
Paralimna fellerae (Mathis, 1997)Info
Paratissa neotropica (Mathis, 1993)Info
Paratissa semilutea (Loew, 1869)Info
Paratrichobius dunni (Curran, 1935)Info
Paratrichobius longicrus (Ribeiro, 1907)Info
Paratrichobius lowei (Wenzel, 1966)Info
Paratrichobius salvini (Wenzel, 1966)Info
Peckia hondurana (Dodge, 1965)Info
Pelomyia coronata -> Pelomyia occidentalisInfo
Penniverpa epidema (Webb, 2008)Info
Phasia heynei (Townsend, 1934)Info
Philipotabanus kompi (Fairchild, 1943)Info
Phycus frontalis (Webb & Irwin, 1988)Info
Phycus robustus (Lyneborg, 1978)Info
Physegenua centralis (Curran, 1942)Info
Physocephala inhabilis (Walker, 1849)Info
Placopsidella cynocephala (Kertesz, 1901)Info
Planinasus ambiguus (Cresson, 1914)Info
Plaxactia facialis (Townsend, 1931)Info
Poeciloderas quadripunctatus (Fabricius, 1805)Info
Polionota kohnae (Norrbom, 1988)Info
Polytrichophora reginae (Mathis, 1997)Info
Ptecticus nigrifrons (Enderlein, 1914)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Robustagramma crassipalpus (Marshall & Cui, 2005)Info
Robustagramma mayense (Marshall & Cui, 2005)Info
Robustagramma obscuratum (Marshall & Cui, 2005)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Sargus lucidus (Lindner, 1949)Info
Schildomyia reticulata (Prado, 1973)Info
Scione aurulans (Wiedemann, 1830)Info
Scipopus furcifer (Hennig, 1934)Info
Senopterina brevipes (Fabricius, 1805)Info
Senopterina mexicana (Macquart, 1843)Info
Sepedomerus macropus (Walker, 1849)Liverfluke Snail Predator FlyInfo
Setulina geminata (Fabricius, 1805)Info
Solva tuberculata (Webb, 1984)Info
Speiseria ambigua (Kessel, 1925)Info
Stibasoma chionostigma (Osten Sacken, 1886)Info
Stiphrosoma lucipetum (Rohacek & Barber, 2005)Info
Strebla altmani (Wenzel, 1966)Info
Strebla christinae (Wenzel, 1966)Info
Strebla diphyllae (Wenzel, 1966)Info
Strebla galindoi (Wenzel, 1966)Info
Strebla guajiro (Garcia & Casal, 1965)Info
Strebla hertigi (Wenzel, 1966)Info
Strebla hoogstraali (Wenzel, 1966)Info
Strebla kohlsi (Wenzel, 1966)Info
Strebla mirabilis (Waterhouse, 1879)Info
Strebla obtusa (Wenzel, 1976)Info
Strebla wiedemanni -> Trichobius yunkeriInfo
Syrphus shorae (Fluke, 1950)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tabanus appendicifer (Szilady, 1926)Info
Tabanus appendiculatus -> Tabanus dorsigerInfo
Tabanus dorsiger (Wiedemann, 1821)Info
Tabanus kompi -> Philipotabanus kompiInfo
Taeniaptera plaitibia (Enderlein, 1922)Info
Thaumatomyia annulata (Walker, 1849)Info
Toxomerus watsoni (Curran, 1930)Info
Trichobioides perspicillatus (Pessoa & Galvao, 1937)Info
Trichobius diphyllae (Wenzel, 1966)Info
Trichobius dugesii (Townsend, 1891)Info
Trichobius dugesiodes (Wenzel, 1966)Info
Trichobius galei (Wenzel, 1966)Info
Trichobius hirsutulus (Bequaert, 1933)Info
Trichobius intermedius (Peterson & Hurka, 1974)Info
Trichobius joblingi (Wenzel, 1966)Info
Trichobius macrophylli (Wenzel, 1966)Info
Trichobius parasiticus (Gervais, 1844)Info
Trichobius parasparsus (Wenzel, 1976)Info
Trichobius sparsus (Kessel, 1925)Info
Trichobius yunkeri (Wenzel, 1966)Info
Trupanea eclipta (Benjamin, 1934)Info
Species with VBack  Next  Top
Viridigona longiseta (Naglis, 2003)Info
Species with WBack  Next  Top
Willistoniella pleuropunctata (Wiedemann, 1824)Info
Willistoniella ulyssesi (Marques & Ale-rocha, 2005)Info
Species with XBack  Top
Xanthaciura connexionis (Benjamin, 1934)Info
192 Species in Brachycera for Belize 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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