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Distribution path and Subregions of Cenozoic (More Checklists)
Path: Fossils - Cenozoic
Subregions: Neogene (Miocene, Pliocene), Paleogene (Eocene, Oligocene, Paleocene), Quaternary (Holocene, Pleistocene)
Taxonomy for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Cenozoic
Class
Cenozoic
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 711 families, 5624 genera, 13406 species
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Subclass
Cenozoic
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 704 families, 5602 genera, 13360 species
Tree
Infraclass
Cenozoic
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 660 families, 5422 genera, 12992 species
Tree
Superorder
Cenozoic
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 418 families, 4141 genera, 10604 species
Tree
Order
Cenozoic
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 122 families, 1046 genera, 3227 species
Tree
Suborder
Cenozoic
Brachycera (Macquart, 1834) (Short-horned flies)
 88 families, 525 genera, 1060 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
Cenozoic
    Asilomorpha (Rohdendorf, 1961)
     14 families, 209 genera, 455 species
Infraorder
Cenozoic
    Muscomorpha (Woodley, 1989)
     65 families, 267 genera, 514 species
Infraorder
Cenozoic
    Stratiomyomorpha (Wood, 1990)
     4 families, 28 genera, 56 species
Infraorder
Cenozoic
    Tabanomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (March Flies)
     3 families, 18 genera, 32 species
Infraorder
Cenozoic
    Vermileonomorpha (Griffiths, 1994)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species

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Family overview for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Cenozoic
Acartophthalmidae (Czerny, 1928) - 2 SpeciesAcartophthalmid flies
Acroceridae (Leach, 1815) - 8 SpeciesSpider flies
Agromyzidae (Fallen, 1823) - 10 SpeciesLeaf miner flies
Anthomyiidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 13 SpeciesAnthomyiid flies
Anthomyzidae (Czerny, 1903) - 13 SpeciesAnthomyzid flies
Apsilocephalidae (Nagatomi & Al., 1991) - 2 Species
Asilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 72 SpeciesRobber flies
Asteiidae (Rondani, 1856) - 2 SpeciesAsteiid Flies
Atelestidae (Hennig, 1970) - 1 Species
Athericidae (Stuckenberg, 1973) - 6 SpeciesWater snipe flies
Aulacigastridae (Wollaston, 1864) - 1 SpeciesSap flies
Bolbomyiidae (Stuckenberg, 2001) - 1 Species
Bombyliidae (Latreille, 1802) - 61 SpeciesBee Flies
Brachystomatidae (Melander, 1908) - 9 Species
Calliphoridae (Brauer & Bergenstamm, 1889) - 4 SpeciesBlow flies
Camillidae (Frey, 1921) - 2 SpeciesCamillid flies
Carnidae (Newman, 1834) - 2 SpeciesFilth flies
Chamaemyiidae (Hendel, 1910) - 1 SpeciesSilver Flies
Chimeromyiidae (Grimaldi & Cumming, 2009) - 1 Species
Chloropidae (Schoenherr, 1840) - 6 SpeciesEye flies
Chyromyidae (Hendel, 1916) - 1 SpeciesChiromyid flies
Clusiidae (Schönherr, 1840) - 4 SpeciesDruid Flies
Conopidae (Latreille, 1802) - 3 SpeciesThick-headed Flies
Cryptochetidae (Brues & Melander, 1932) - 1 SpeciesCryptochetid Flies
Curtonotidae (Duda, 1934) - 3 SpeciesQuasimodo flies
Cypselosomatidae (Hennig, 1958) - 1 SpeciesCypselosomatid flies
Diastatidae (Hendel, 1917) - 4 SpeciesBog flies
Diopsidae (Billberg, 1820) - 3 SpeciesStalk-eyed flies
Dolichopodidae (Latreille, 1809) - 145 SpeciesLong-legged flies
Drosophilidae (Rondani, 1856) - 13 SpeciesFruit flies
Dryomyzidae (Schiner, 1862) - 4 SpeciesDryomyzid flies
Empididae (Latreille, 1809) - 80 SpeciesDance Flies
Ephydridae (Zetterstedt, 1837) - 8 SpeciesBrine fly
Fanniidae (Schnabl & Dziezicki, 1911) - 1 SpeciesLittle house flies
Glossinidae (Theobald, 1903) - 4 SpeciesTik-tik flies
Heleomyzidae (Westwood, 1840) -> Heteromyzidae - 1 SpeciesHeleomyzid flies
Heteromyzidae (Fallen, 1820) - 21 SpeciesHeleomyzid flies
Hippoboscidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 5 SpeciesLouse Flies
Hoffeinsmyiidae (Michelsen, 2009) - 1 Species
Hybotidae (Meigen, 1820) - 41 SpeciesHybotid flies
Lauxaniidae (Macquart, 1835) - 4 SpeciesLauxaniid flies
Lonchaeidae (Loew, 1861) - 2 SpeciesLonchaeid Flies
Megamerinidae (Hendel, 1913) - 1 Species
Micropezidae (Illiger, 1798) - 5 SpeciesStilt Flies
Milichiidae (Schiner, 1862) - 10 SpeciesFilth flies
Muscidae (Latreille, 1802) - 13 SpeciesHouse flies
Mydidae (Bezzi, 1903) - 1 SpeciesMydas flies
Mythicomyiidae (Melander, 1902) - 18 SpeciesMicro Bee Flies
Nemestrinidae (Macquart, 1834) - 5 SpeciesTangle-veined flies
Neurochaetidae (Mcalpine, 1978) - 2 SpeciesUpside-Down Flies
Odiniidae (Hendel, 1920) - 2 SpeciesOdiniid flies
Oestridae (Leach, 1815) - 6 SpeciesBot flies
Opetiidae (Rondani, 1856) - 1 SpeciesFlat-footed flies
Opomyzidae (Fallen, 1820) - 2 SpeciesOpomyzid flies
Otitidae (Macquart, 1835) -> Ulidiidae - 1 SpeciesPicture-winged flies
Pallopteridae (Loew, 1862) - 7 SpeciesFlutter flies
Periscelididae (Oldenberg, 1914) - 9 SpeciesPeriscelidid Flies
Phaeomyiidae (Verbeke, 1950) -> Sciomyzidae - 1 SpeciesSnail-killing flies
Phoridae (Curtis, 1833) - 96 SpeciesScuttle Flies
Piophilidae (Macquart, 1835) - 1 SpeciesSkipper Flies
Pipunculidae (Walker, 1834) - 12 SpeciesBig-headed Flies
Platypezidae (Fallen, 1815) - 6 SpeciesSmoke Flies
Platystomatidae (Schiner, 1862) - 11 SpeciesSignal flies
Pseudopomyzidae (Mcalpine, 1966) - 2 SpeciesBanana flies
Psilidae (Macquart, 1835) - 3 SpeciesRust flies
Pulicidae (Billberg, 1820) - 3 SpeciesCommon fleas
Pyrgotidae (Schiner, 1868) - 1 SpeciesPyrgotid Flies
Rhagionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 24 SpeciesSnipe flies
Rhinophoridae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1863) -> Rhinophorinae - 1 SpeciesWoodlouse flies
Richardidae (Snow, 1896) - 3 SpeciesThyreophorid flies
Sarcophagidae (Macquart, 1834) - 3 SpeciesFlesh flies
Scathophagidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 5 SpeciesDung flies
Scenopinidae (Burmeister, 1835) - 2 SpeciesWindow Flies
Sciomyzidae (Fallen, 1820) - 14 SpeciesMarsh Flies
Sepsidae (Walker, 1833) - 6 SpeciesBlack scavenger flies
Sphaeroceridae (Macquart, 1835) - 3 SpeciesLesser corpse flies
Stratiomyidae (Latreille, 1802) - 23 SpeciesSoldier flies
Syrphidae (Latreille, 1802) - 104 SpeciesRat-tailed Maggots
Tabanidae (Latreille, 1802) - 23 SpeciesHorse-fly
Tachinidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 16 SpeciesTachinid Flies
Tanypezidae (Rondani, 1856) - 2 SpeciesTanypezid flies
Tephritidae (Newman, 1834) - 15 SpeciesPeacock flies
Therevidae (Newman, 1834) - 10 SpeciesTherevids
Ulidiidae (Macquart, 1835) - 5 SpeciesPicture-winged Flies
Vermileonidae (Williston, 1886) - 1 SpeciesWormlions
Xylomyidae (Verrall, 1901) - 3 SpeciesWood soldier flies
Xylophagidae (Fallen, 1810) - 8 SpeciesAwl-flies
87 Families with 1057 Species in Cenozoic
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Species overview - Checklist for Brachycera in Cenozoic without family allocation
Arthropiella eocenia (F. Meunier, 1908)Info
Hoffeinsia baltica (J. H. Stuke, 2005)Info
Hoffeinsia foldii (Koteja, 2008)Info
3 Species in Brachycera for Cenozoic 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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