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Distribution path and Subregions of Benin (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - West Africa - Benin
Taxonomy for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Benin
Class
Benin
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 147 families, 875 genera, 1907 species
Tree
Subclass
Benin
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 147 families, 875 genera, 1907 species
Tree
Infraclass
Benin
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 142 families, 856 genera, 1861 species
Tree
Superorder
Benin
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 96 families, 657 genera, 1564 species
Tree
Order
Benin
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 24 families, 75 genera, 254 species
Tree
Suborder
Benin
Brachycera (Macquart, 1834) (Short-horned flies)
 18 families, 52 genera, 136 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
Benin
    Asilomorpha (Rohdendorf, 1961)
     4 families, 15 genera, 22 species
Infraorder
Benin
    Muscomorpha (Woodley, 1989)
     12 families, 29 genera, 90 species
Infraorder
Benin
    Stratiomyomorpha (Wood, 1990)
     1 family, 2 genera, 3 species
Infraorder
Benin
    Tabanomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (March Flies)
     1 family, 6 genera, 21 species

Family overview for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Benin
Asilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 6 SpeciesRobber flies
Bombyliidae (Latreille, 1802) - 12 SpeciesBee Flies
Calliphoridae (Brauer & Bergenstamm, 1889) - 3 SpeciesBlow flies
Dolichopodidae (Latreille, 1809) - 3 SpeciesLong-legged flies
Drosophilidae (Rondani, 1856) - 5 SpeciesFruit flies
Ephydridae (Zetterstedt, 1837) - 1 SpeciesBrine fly
Glossinidae (Theobald, 1903) - 7 SpeciesTik-tik flies
Hybotidae (Meigen, 1820) - 1 SpeciesHybotid flies
Milichiidae (Schiner, 1862) - 1 SpeciesFilth flies
Muscidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesHouse flies
Nycteribiidae (Samouelle, 1819) -> Hippoboscidae - 1 SpeciesWingless Bat Flies
Platystomatidae (Schiner, 1862) - 1 SpeciesSignal flies
Sarcophagidae (Macquart, 1834) - 3 SpeciesFlesh flies
Sciomyzidae (Fallen, 1820) - 1 SpeciesMarsh Flies
Stratiomyidae (Latreille, 1802) - 3 SpeciesSoldier flies
Tabanidae (Latreille, 1802) - 21 SpeciesHorse-fly
Tachinidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 5 SpeciesTachinid Flies
Tephritidae (Newman, 1834) - 60 SpeciesPeacock flies
18 Families with 136 Species in Benin


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Species overview - Checklist for Brachycera in Benin
Species with ANext  
Achias platychirus (Hendel, 1914)Info
Allopygaea bicolor (Tsacas, 2000)Info
Allopygaea microphalla (Tsacas, 2000)Info
Anacamptomyia bisetosa (Roubaud & Villeneuve, 1914)Info
Anacamptomyia pallida (Roubaud & Villeneuve, 1914)Info
Ashantina antennata (Kertesz, 1914)Info
Atylotus hamoni (Ovazza & Oldroyd, 1961)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Bactrocera curcubitae (Coquillett, 1899)Info
Bactrocera invadens (Drew, Tsuruta, & White, 2005)Info
Basilia ansifera (Theodor, 1956)Info
Bengalia gaillardi (Sourcouf & Guyon, 1912)Info
Bibundia hermanni (Bischof, 1903)Info
Bistrispinaria woodi (Bezzi, 1924)Info
Bombylella fusciloba (Bezzi, 1924)Info
Bombylella nigriloba (Bezzi, 1920)Info
Bombylella plorans (Bezzi, 1920)Info
Bombylisoma farinosum (Bezzi, 1924)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Capparimyia melanaspis (Bezzi, 1920)Info
Carpophthoromyia pseudotritea (Bezzi, 1918)Info
Ceratitis anonae (Graham, 1908)Info
Ceratitis antistictica (Bezzi, 1913)Info
Ceratitis bremii (Guérin-méneville, 1843)Info
Ceratitis capitata (Wiedemann, 1824)Mediterranean Fruit FlyInfo
Ceratitis colae (Silvestri, 1913)Info
Ceratitis cosyra (Walker, 1849)Info
Ceratitis discussa (Munro, 1935)Info
Ceratitis ditissima (Munro, 1938)Info
Ceratitis fasciventris (Bezzi, 1920)Info
Ceratitis flava (Meyer & Freidberg, 2006)Info
Ceratitis flexuosa (Walker, 1853)Info
Ceratitis giffardi (Bezzi, 1912)Info
Ceratitis lentigera (Munro, 1933)Info
Ceratitis lunata (Munro, 1935)Info
Ceratitis pedestris (Bezzi, 1924)Info
Ceratitis penicillata (Bigot, 1891)Info
Ceratitis punctata (Wiedemann, 1824)Info
Ceratitis quinaria (Bezzi, 1918)Info
Ceratitis silvestrii (Bezzi, 1912)Info
Ceratitis stipula (Meyer & Freidberg, 2006)Info
Ceratitis striatella (Munro, 1935)Info
Ceratitis whitei (Meyer & Freidberg, 2006)Info
Chrysosoma inops (Parent, 1929)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dacus albiseta (White & Goodger, 2009)Info
Dacus annulatus (Becker, 1903)Info
Dacus armatus (Fabricius, 1805)Info
Dacus aspilus (Bezzi, 1924)Info
Dacus bivittatus (Bigot, 1858)Info
Dacus botianus (Munro, 1984)Info
Dacus carnesi (Munro, 1984)Info
Dacus ciliatus (Loew, 1862)Info
Dacus congoensis (White, 2006)Info
Dacus diastatus (Munro, 1984)Info
Dacus disjunctus (Bezzi, 1915)Info
Dacus frontalis (Becker, 1922)Info
Dacus guineensis (Hering, 1944)Info
Dacus hamatus (Bezzi, 1917)Info
Dacus humeralis (Bezzi, 1915)Info
Dacus inornatus (Bezzi, 1909)Info
Dacus langi (Curran, 1927)Info
Dacus limbipennis -> Dacus armatusInfo
Dacus longistylus -> Dacus persicusInfo
Dacus mediovittatus (White, 2006)Info
Dacus persicus (Hendel, 1927)Info
Dacus pleuralis (Collart, 1935)Info
Dacus punctatifrons (Karsch, 1887)Info
Dacus theophrastus (Hering, 1941)Info
Dacus umbeluzinus (Munro, 1984)Info
Dacus umehi (White, 2006)Info
Dacus vertebratus (Bezzi, 1908)Info
Damalis pollinosa (Ricardo, 1925)Info
Dolichopus fractinervis (Loew, 1863)Info
Drosophila dossoui (West, 1924)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Eurycarenus dichopticus (Bezzi, 1920)Info
Euscelidia datis (Walker, 1849)Info
Exoprosopa biguttata (Macquart, 1834)Info
Exoprosopa robertii (Macquart, 1840)Info
Exoprosopa virgata (Bowden, 1964)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Glossina fusca (Walker, 1849)Info
Glossina longipalpis (Wiedemann, 1830)Info
Glossina medicorum (Austen, 1911)Info
Glossina morsitans (Westwood, 1850)TsetseInfo
Glossina palpalis (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830)Info
Glossina tabaniformis (Westwood, 1850)Info
Glossina tachinoides (Westwood, 1850)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Haematopota beringeri (Austen, 1912)Info
Haematopota bullatifrons (Austen, 1908)Info
Haematopota corsoni (Carter, 1915)Info
Haematopota evanescens (Oldroyd, 1952)Info
Haematopota gracilis (Austen, 1908)Info
Haematopota hastata (Austen, 1914)Info
Haematopota lepointei (Ovazza, 1957)Info
Haematopota mordens (Edwards, 1916)Info
Haematopota pallidipennis (Austen, 1908)Info
Haematopota tenuicrus (Austen, 1908)Info
Hippocentrum strigipenne (Karsch, 1889)Info
Hippocentrum versicolor (Austen, 1908)Info
Hybomitra porgae (Quelennec, 1963)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Leptometopa nilssoni (Sabrosky, 1987)Info
Leucotaeniella guttipennis (Bezzi, 1920)Info
Linnaemya agilis (Curran, 1934)Info
Linnaemya pulchella (Villeneuve, 1934)Info
Lydellina anorbitalis (Mesnil, 1970)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Microchrysa ruffoi (Mason, 1997)Info
Microchrysa viridis (Enderlein, 1914)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Paralimna nubifer (Cresson, 1929)Info
Perilampsis atra (Munro, 1969)Info
Perilampsis furcata (Munro, 1969)Info
Petrorossia albula (Zaitzev, 1962)Info
Petrorossia letho (Wiedemann, 1828)Info
Philodicus alcimoides (Blasdale, 1957)Info
Promachus trichozonus (Loew, 1858)Info
Pygommatius pectinus (Scarbrough & Marascia, 2003)Info
Pygommatius talus (Scarbrough & Marascia, 2003)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rhyncomya nigeria (Curran, 1931)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Sarcophaga beninella (Lehrer, 2003)Info
Sarcophaga hautieri (Lehrer, 2003)Info
Sarcophaga nuzzacii (Lehrer, 2005)Info
Scaptodrosophila xiphiochaeta (Tsacas & Chassagnard, 1990)Info
Sepedon knutsoni (Vala, Gbedjissi & Dossou, 1994)Info
Stasisia rodhaini (Gedoelst, 1910)Info
Stomoxys boueti (Roubaud, 1911)Info
Stomoxys pallidus (Roubaud, 1911)Info
Syndyas lamborni (Smith, 1969)Info
Systoechus litoralis (Bowden, 1964)Info
Systoechus segetus (Bowden, 1964)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tabanocella stimulans (Austen, 1910)Info
Tabanus boueti (Surcouf, 1907)Info
Tabanus nyasae (Ricardo, 1900)Info
Tabanus pluto (Walker, 1848)Info
Tabanus porgae -> Hybomitra porgaeInfo
Tabanus simpsoni (Austen, 1912)Info
Tabanus thoracinus (Palisot De Beauvois, 1806)Info
Themarictera flaveolata (Fabricius, 1805)Info
Thinophilus indigenus (Becker, 1902)Info
Trirhithrum nigerrimum (Bezzi, 1913)Info
Species with ZBack  Top
Zaprionus beninensis (Chassagnard & Tsacas, 1993)Info
136 Species in Brachycera for Benin 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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