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Distribution path and Subregions of China (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - Far East - East Asia - China
Subregions: Central China (North-central China, South-central China), East China (Anhui, Fujian, Jiangsu, Jiangxi, Shandong, Shanghai, Zhejiang), Manchuria (Heilongjiang, Jilin, Liaoning), North China (Beijing, Hebei, Inner Mongolia, Shanxi, Tianjin), West China (Northwest China, Southwest China)
Taxonomy for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in China
Class
China
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 867 families, 10793 genera, 49279 species
Tree
Subclass
China
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 861 families, 10770 genera, 49247 species
Tree
Infraclass
China
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 799 families, 10554 genera, 48861 species
Tree
Superorder
China
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 482 families, 8005 genera, 40043 species
Tree
Order
China
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 127 families, 1649 genera, 9077 species
Tree
Suborder
China
Brachycera (Macquart, 1834) (Short-horned flies)
 77 families, 1151 genera, 6157 species
Site
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Families176    worldwide
Genera12.671    worldwide
Species179.253    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
China
    Asilomorpha (Rohdendorf, 1961)
     14 families, 242 genera, 1365 species
Infraorder
China
    Muscomorpha (Woodley, 1989)
     52 families, 804 genera, 4123 species
Infraorder
China
    Stratiomyomorpha (Wood, 1990)
     5 families, 58 genera, 237 species
Infraorder
China
    Tabanomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (March Flies)
     2 families, 26 genera, 379 species
Infraorder
China
    Vermileonomorpha (Griffiths, 1994)
     1 family, 2 genera, 9 species

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Family overview for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in China
Acroceridae (Leach, 1815) - 11 SpeciesSpider flies
Agromyzidae (Fallen, 1823) - 51 SpeciesLeaf miner flies
Anthomyiidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 513 SpeciesAnthomyiid flies
Archisargidae (Rohdendorf, 1962) - 30 Species
Asilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 289 SpeciesRobber flies
Athericidae (Stuckenberg, 1973) - 4 SpeciesWater snipe flies
Bombyliidae (Latreille, 1802) - 140 SpeciesBee Flies
Brachystomatidae (Melander, 1908) - 2 Species
Calliphoridae (Brauer & Bergenstamm, 1889) - 198 SpeciesBlow flies
Canacidae (Jones, 1906) - 4 SpeciesSurge Flies
Celyphidae (Bigot, 1852) - 31 SpeciesBeetle flies
Chamaemyiidae (Hendel, 1910) - 4 SpeciesSilver Flies
Chloropidae (Schoenherr, 1840) - 116 SpeciesEye flies
Conopidae (Latreille, 1802) - 70 SpeciesThick-headed Flies
Cryptochetidae (Brues & Melander, 1932) - 3 SpeciesCryptochetid Flies
Curtonotidae (Duda, 1934) - 1 SpeciesQuasimodo flies
Diopsidae (Billberg, 1820) - 16 SpeciesStalk-eyed flies
Dolichopodidae (Latreille, 1809) - 635 SpeciesLong-legged flies
Drosophilidae (Rondani, 1856) - 300 SpeciesFruit flies
Dryomyzidae (Schiner, 1862) - 3 SpeciesDryomyzid flies
Empididae (Latreille, 1809) - 100 SpeciesDance Flies
Ephydridae (Zetterstedt, 1837) - 68 SpeciesBrine fly
Eremochaetidae (Ussatchov, 1968) - 10 Species
Fanniidae (Schnabl & Dziezicki, 1911) - 56 SpeciesLittle house flies
Heteromyzidae (Fallen, 1820) - 13 SpeciesHeleomyzid flies
Hippoboscidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 8 SpeciesLouse Flies
Hybotidae (Meigen, 1820) - 141 SpeciesHybotid flies
Ironomyiidae (Mcalpine & Martin, 1966) - 2 SpeciesIronic flies
Kovalevisargidae (Mostovski, 1997) - 4 Species
Lauxaniidae (Macquart, 1835) - 55 SpeciesLauxaniid flies
Lonchaeidae (Loew, 1861) - 5 SpeciesLonchaeid Flies
Lonchopteridae (Curtis, 1839) - 11 SpeciesSpear-winged flies
Megamerinidae (Hendel, 1913) - 6 Species
Micropezidae (Illiger, 1798) - 7 SpeciesStilt Flies
Milichiidae (Schiner, 1862) - 3 SpeciesFilth flies
Muscidae (Latreille, 1802) - 777 SpeciesHouse flies
Mydidae (Bezzi, 1903) - 1 SpeciesMydas flies
Mythicomyiidae (Melander, 1902) - 3 SpeciesMicro Bee Flies
Nemestrinidae (Macquart, 1834) - 16 SpeciesTangle-veined flies
Nycteribiidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 12 SpeciesWingless Bat Flies
Odiniidae (Hendel, 1920) - 1 SpeciesOdiniid flies
Oestridae (Leach, 1815) - 13 SpeciesBot flies
Opetiidae (Rondani, 1856) - 3 SpeciesFlat-footed flies
Opomyzidae (Fallen, 1820) - 3 SpeciesOpomyzid flies
Pallopteridae (Loew, 1862) - 3 SpeciesFlutter flies
Periscelididae (Oldenberg, 1914) - 1 SpeciesPeriscelidid Flies
Phoridae (Curtis, 1833) - 56 SpeciesScuttle Flies
Pipunculidae (Walker, 1834) - 45 SpeciesBig-headed Flies
Platypezidae (Fallen, 1815) - 2 SpeciesSmoke Flies
Platystomatidae (Schiner, 1862) - 29 SpeciesSignal flies
Protapioceridae (Ren, 1998) - 4 Species
Psilidae (Macquart, 1835) - 31 SpeciesRust flies
Pulicidae (Billberg, 1820) - 9 SpeciesCommon fleas
Pyrgotidae (Schiner, 1868) - 18 SpeciesPyrgotid Flies
Rhagionemestriidae (Ussatchov, 1968) - 3 Species
Rhagionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 69 SpeciesSnipe flies
Rhinophoridae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1863) -> Rhinophorinae - 1 SpeciesWoodlouse flies
Sarcophagidae (Macquart, 1834) - 142 SpeciesFlesh flies
Scathophagidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 15 SpeciesDung flies
Scenopinidae (Burmeister, 1835) - 2 SpeciesWindow Flies
Sciomyzidae (Fallen, 1820) - 24 SpeciesMarsh Flies
Sepsidae (Walker, 1833) - 11 SpeciesBlack scavenger flies
Sphaeroceridae (Macquart, 1835) - 9 SpeciesLesser corpse flies
Stratiomyidae (Latreille, 1802) - 131 SpeciesSoldier flies
Streblidae (Kolenati, 1863) - 3 SpeciesBat flies
Syrphidae (Latreille, 1802) - 329 SpeciesRat-tailed Maggots
Tabanidae (Latreille, 1802) - 362 SpeciesHorse-fly
Tachinidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 552 SpeciesTachinid Flies
Tanypezidae (Rondani, 1856) - 20 SpeciesTanypezid flies
Tephritidae (Newman, 1834) - 422 SpeciesPeacock flies
Tethinidae (Hendel, 1916) - 7 SpeciesTethinid flies
Therevidae (Newman, 1834) - 18 SpeciesTherevids
Ulidiidae (Macquart, 1835) - 41 SpeciesPicture-winged Flies
Vermileonidae (Williston, 1886) - 9 SpeciesWormlions
Xylomyidae (Verrall, 1901) - 32 SpeciesWood soldier flies
Xylophagidae (Fallen, 1810) - 17 SpeciesAwl-flies
Zhangsolvidae (Nagatomi & Yang, 1998) - 1 Species
77 Families with 6157 Species in China
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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

Keywords
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