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Distribution path and Subregions of Colombia (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - South America - Colombia
Subregions: Bogota
Taxonomy for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Colombia
Class
Colombia
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 442 families, 5649 genera, 23085 species
Tree
Subclass
Colombia
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 437 families, 5629 genera, 23056 species
Tree
Infraclass
Colombia
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 418 families, 5544 genera, 22777 species
Tree
Superorder
Colombia
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 268 families, 4323 genera, 19618 species
Tree
Order
Colombia
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 73 families, 705 genera, 2768 species
Tree
Suborder
Colombia
Brachycera (Macquart, 1834) (Short-horned flies)
 58 families, 557 genera, 1903 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
Colombia
    Asilomorpha (Rohdendorf, 1961)
     9 families, 78 genera, 184 species
Infraorder
Colombia
    Muscomorpha (Woodley, 1989)
     44 families, 409 genera, 1397 species
Infraorder
Colombia
    Stratiomyomorpha (Wood, 1990)
     4 families, 40 genera, 114 species
Infraorder
Colombia
    Tabanomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (March Flies)
     1 family, 30 genera, 208 species

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Family overview for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Colombia
Acroceridae (Leach, 1815) - 5 SpeciesSpider flies
Agromyzidae (Fallen, 1823) - 56 SpeciesLeaf miner flies
Anthomyiidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 3 SpeciesAnthomyiid flies
Asilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 97 SpeciesRobber flies
Asteiidae (Rondani, 1856) - 1 SpeciesAsteiid Flies
Bombyliidae (Latreille, 1802) - 28 SpeciesBee Flies
Calliphoridae (Brauer & Bergenstamm, 1889) - 49 SpeciesBlow flies
Canacidae (Jones, 1906) - 1 SpeciesSurge Flies
Chloropidae (Schoenherr, 1840) - 41 SpeciesEye flies
Clusiidae (Schönherr, 1840) - 3 SpeciesDruid Flies
Conopidae (Latreille, 1802) - 17 SpeciesThick-headed Flies
Dolichopodidae (Latreille, 1809) - 32 SpeciesLong-legged flies
Drosophilidae (Rondani, 1856) - 107 SpeciesFruit flies
Empididae (Latreille, 1809) - 5 SpeciesDance Flies
Ephydridae (Zetterstedt, 1837) - 43 SpeciesBrine fly
Fanniidae (Schnabl & Dziezicki, 1911) - 8 SpeciesLittle house flies
Heteromyzidae (Fallen, 1820) - 2 SpeciesHeleomyzid flies
Hippoboscidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 16 SpeciesLouse Flies
Hybotidae (Meigen, 1820) - 8 SpeciesHybotid flies
Inbiomyiidae (Buck, 2006) - 5 Species
Lauxaniidae (Macquart, 1835) - 2 SpeciesLauxaniid flies
Lonchaeidae (Loew, 1861) - 12 SpeciesLonchaeid Flies
Micropezidae (Illiger, 1798) - 39 SpeciesStilt Flies
Milichiidae (Schiner, 1862) - 6 SpeciesFilth flies
Muscidae (Latreille, 1802) - 78 SpeciesHouse flies
Mydidae (Bezzi, 1903) - 3 SpeciesMydas flies
Nemestrinidae (Macquart, 1834) - 1 SpeciesTangle-veined flies
Neriidae (Hendel, 1916) - 12 SpeciesStilt-legged flies
Nycteribiidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 9 SpeciesWingless Bat Flies
Odiniidae (Hendel, 1920) - 2 SpeciesOdiniid flies
Oestridae (Leach, 1815) - 3 SpeciesBot flies
Pantophthalmidae (Williston, 1906) - 9 SpeciesTimber flies
Periscelididae (Oldenberg, 1914) - 1 SpeciesPeriscelidid Flies
Phoridae (Curtis, 1833) - 193 SpeciesScuttle Flies
Pipunculidae (Walker, 1834) - 7 SpeciesBig-headed Flies
Platystomatidae (Schiner, 1862) - 2 SpeciesSignal flies
Psilidae (Macquart, 1835) - 1 SpeciesRust flies
Pulicidae (Billberg, 1820) -> Ischnopsyllidae - 1 SpeciesCommon fleas
Rhagionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 4 SpeciesSnipe flies
Rhinophoridae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1863) - 119 SpeciesWoodlouse flies
Richardidae (Snow, 1896) - 16 SpeciesThyreophorid flies
Ropalomeridae (Linder, 1930) - 4 SpeciesRopalomerid flies
Sarcophagidae (Macquart, 1834) - 85 SpeciesFlesh flies
Sciomyzidae (Fallen, 1820) - 5 SpeciesMarsh Flies
Sepsidae (Walker, 1833) - 4 SpeciesBlack scavenger flies
Somatiidae (Hendel, 1935) - 1 Species
Sphaeroceridae (Macquart, 1835) - 7 SpeciesLesser corpse flies
Stratiomyidae (Latreille, 1802) - 100 SpeciesSoldier flies
Streblidae (Kolenati, 1863) - 71 SpeciesBat flies
Syrphidae (Latreille, 1802) - 204 SpeciesRat-tailed Maggots
Tabanidae (Latreille, 1802) - 208 SpeciesHorse-fly
Tachinidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 85 SpeciesTachinid Flies
Tanypezidae (Rondani, 1856) - 5 SpeciesTanypezid flies
Tephritidae (Newman, 1834) - 61 SpeciesPeacock flies
Tethinidae (Hendel, 1916) -> Canacidae - 1 SpeciesTethinid flies
Therevidae (Newman, 1834) - 5 SpeciesTherevids
Ulidiidae (Macquart, 1835) - 9 SpeciesPicture-winged Flies
Xylomyidae (Verrall, 1901) - 1 SpeciesWood soldier flies
58 Families with 1903 Species in Colombia
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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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