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Distribution path and Subregions of Cyprus (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - West Asia - Near East - Cyprus
Taxonomy for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Cyprus
Class
Cyprus
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 272 families, 1483 genera, 2937 species
Tree
Subclass
Cyprus
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 271 families, 1481 genera, 2934 species
Tree
Infraclass
Cyprus
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 265 families, 1470 genera, 2915 species
Tree
Superorder
Cyprus
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 188 families, 1183 genera, 2439 species
Tree
Order
Cyprus
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 41 families, 129 genera, 216 species
Tree
Suborder
Cyprus
Brachycera (Macquart, 1834) (Short-horned flies)
 32 families, 95 genera, 146 species
Site
Tree
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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
Cyprus
    Asilomorpha (Rohdendorf, 1961)
     8 families, 30 genera, 60 species
Infraorder
Cyprus
    Muscomorpha (Woodley, 1989)
     22 families, 58 genera, 72 species
Infraorder
Cyprus
    Stratiomyomorpha (Wood, 1990)
     1 family, 4 genera, 7 species
Infraorder
Cyprus
    Tabanomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (March Flies)
     1 family, 3 genera, 7 species

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Family overview for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Cyprus
Agromyzidae (Fallen, 1823) - 2 SpeciesLeaf miner flies
Anthomyiidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 1 SpeciesAnthomyiid flies
Anthomyzidae (Czerny, 1903) - 1 SpeciesAnthomyzid flies
Asilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesRobber flies
Asteiidae (Rondani, 1856) - 1 SpeciesAsteiid Flies
Bombyliidae (Latreille, 1802) - 48 SpeciesBee Flies
Calliphoridae (Brauer & Bergenstamm, 1889) - 1 SpeciesBlow flies
Chloropidae (Schoenherr, 1840) - 1 SpeciesEye flies
Conopidae (Latreille, 1802) - 3 SpeciesThick-headed Flies
Diastatidae (Hendel, 1917) - 1 SpeciesBog flies
Dolichopodidae (Latreille, 1809) - 3 SpeciesLong-legged flies
Drosophilidae (Rondani, 1856) - 3 SpeciesFruit flies
Empididae (Latreille, 1809) - 4 SpeciesDance Flies
Ephydridae (Zetterstedt, 1837) - 3 SpeciesBrine fly
Hybotidae (Meigen, 1820) - 1 SpeciesHybotid flies
Lauxaniidae (Macquart, 1835) - 5 SpeciesLauxaniid flies
Lonchaeidae (Loew, 1861) - 1 SpeciesLonchaeid Flies
Muscidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesHouse flies
Mythicomyiidae (Melander, 1902) - 1 SpeciesMicro Bee Flies
Nycteribiidae (Samouelle, 1819) -> Hippoboscidae - 1 SpeciesWingless Bat Flies
Oestridae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesBot flies
Pipunculidae (Walker, 1834) - 1 SpeciesBig-headed Flies
Psilidae (Macquart, 1835) - 1 SpeciesRust flies
Pulicidae (Billberg, 1820) - 2 SpeciesCommon fleas
Sarcophagidae (Macquart, 1834) - 2 SpeciesFlesh flies
Scenopinidae (Burmeister, 1835) - 1 SpeciesWindow Flies
Stratiomyidae (Latreille, 1802) - 7 SpeciesSoldier flies
Tabanidae (Latreille, 1802) - 7 SpeciesHorse-fly
Tachinidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 25 SpeciesTachinid Flies
Tephritidae (Newman, 1834) - 14 SpeciesPeacock flies
Therevidae (Newman, 1834) - 1 SpeciesTherevids
Ulidiidae (Macquart, 1835) - 1 SpeciesPicture-winged Flies
32 Families with 146 Species in Cyprus
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Species overview - Checklist for Brachycera in Cyprus
Species with ANext  
Acemya pyrrhocera (Villeneuve, 1922)Info
Amictus validus (Loew, 1869)Info
Anagnota coccinea (Rohacek & Freidberg, 1993)Info
Anastoechus hyrcanus (Pallas, 1818)Info
Anthrax sticticus (Klug, 1832)Info
Apodacra cyprica (Rondani, 1859)Info
Atylotus pulchellus (Loew, 1858)Info
Atylotus pulchellus cyprianus (Ricardo, 1911)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Bactrocera oleae (Rossi, 1790)Olive fruit flyInfo
Bactrocera opiliae (Drew & Hardy, 1981)False oriental fruit flyInfo
Beris cypria (James, 1970)Info
Bombylius analis (Olivier, 1789)Info
Bombylius canescens (Mikan, 1796)Western bee-flyInfo
Bombylius cinerarius (Pallas & Wiedemann, 1818)Info
Bombylius citrinus (Loew, 1855)Info
Bombylius cruciatus (Fabricius, 1798)Info
Bombylius fimbratus (Meigen, 1820)Info
Bombylius modestus (Loew, 1873)Info
Bombylius torquatus (Loew, 1855)Info
Bombylius trichurus (Pallas, 1818)Info
Buquetia musca (Robineau-desvoidy, 1847)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Campichoeta zernyi (Duda, 1934)Info
Ceratitis capitata (Wiedemann, 1824)Mediterranean Fruit FlyInfo
Chaetina setigena (Rondani, 1861)Info
Chaetorellia conjuncta (Becker, 1913)Info
Chaetostomella cylindrica (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830)Info
Chetina setigena (Rondani, 1856)Info
Claraeola cypriota (Kehlmaier, 2005)Info
Compsilura concinnata (Meigen, 1824)Info
Conophorus greeni (Austen, 1936)Info
Conops elegans (Meigen, 1824)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Delia flavibasis (Stein In Becker, 1903)Info
Delta unguiculatum (Villers, 1789)Info
Delta unguiculatum sporadense (Schulthess, 1929)Info
Discomyza incurva (Fallen, 1823)Info
Dolichocolon paradoxum (Brauer & Bergenstamm, 1889)Info
Dorycera maculipennis (Macquart, 1843)Info
Drino atropivora (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830)Info
Drino zonata (Curran, 1927)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Empis spiralis (Collin, 1937)Info
Ephydra flavipes (Macquart, 1843)Info
Exhyalanthrax afer (Fabricius, 1794)Info
Exhyalanthrax albicingulus (Austen, 1936)Info
Exhyalanthrax innocens (Austen, 1936)Info
Exhyalanthrax melanchlaenus (Loew, 1867)Info
Exoprosopa grandis (Wiedemann In Meigen, 1820)Info
Exoprosopa onusta (Walker, 1852)Info
Exoprosopa truquii (Rondani, 1863)Info
Exorista segregata (Rondani, 1859)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Geron krymensis (Paramonov, 1929)Info
Geron olivierii (Macquart, 1840)Info
Gitona distans (Bezzi, 1924)Info
Goniurellia persignata (Freidberg, 1980)Info
Gymnosoma clavata -> Gymnosoma clavatumInfo
Gymnosoma clavatum (Rohdendorf, 1947)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Haematopota coolsi (Leclerc Q, 1966)Info
Helina chaetopyga (Malloch, 1921)Info
Hemipenthes velutina (Meigen, 1820)Info
Hercostomus cypricus (Parent, 1937)Info
Hercostomus cyprius (Parent, 1937)Info
Heteralonia megerlei (Meigen, 1820)Site
Heteralonia melanoptera (Pallas & Wiedemann, 1818)Info
Heteralonia suffusa (Klug, 1832)Info
Hilara cypriana (Chvala, 2008)Info
Hirtodrosophila cameraria (Haliday, 1833)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lamprempis diaphorina (Osten Sacken, 1887)Info
Ligyra ferrea (Walker, 1849)Info
Linnaemya vulpina (Fallen, 1810)Info
Liriomyza balcanica (Strobl, 1900)Info
Liriomyza huidobrensis (Blanchard, 1926)Pea leafminerInfo
Lordiphosa andalusiaca (Strobl, 1906)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Microphorella merzi (Gatt, P, 2003)Info
Minettia cypriota (Papp, 1981)Info
Minettia fasciata (Fallen, 1820)Info
Minettia rivosa (Meigen, 1826)Info
Minettia subvittata -> Minettia rivosaInfo
Myopites cypriacus (Hering, 1938)Info
Mythenteles deemingi (Evenhuis, 2003)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nemorilla maculosa (Meigen, 1824)Info
Nemotelus argentifer (Loew, 1846)Info
Nemotelus brachystomus (Loew, 1846)Info
Nemotelus cypriacus (Lindner, 1937)Info
Neomochtherus cypreus (Tsacas, 1968)Info
Nycteribia schmidlii (Schiner, 1853)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Oxycera limbata (Loew, 1862)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Pachyanthrax telamon (Loew, 1869)Info
Pales abdita (Cerretti, 2005)Info
Palesisa maculosa (Villeneuve, 1936)Info
Palexorista zonata (Curran, 1927)Info
Parapulex chephrenis (Rothschild, 1903)Info
Peribaea tibialis (Robineau-desvoidy, 1851)Info
Phlebosotera mollis (Duda, 1927)Info
Phryxe caudata (Rondani, 1859)Info
Phthiria subnitens (Loew, 1846)Info
Physocephala immaculata -> Physocephala vittataInfo
Physocephala vittata (Fabricius, 1794)Info
Pollenia longitheca (Rognes, 1987)Info
Przhevalskiana aeratum (Austen, 1931)Info
Pseudogonia rufifrons (Wiedemann, 1830)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rhamphomyia biserialis (Collin, 1960)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Sapromyza laszlopappi (Merz, 2007)Info
Sarcotachina subcylindrica (Portschinsky, 1881)Info
Sargus maculatus (Lindner, 1936)Info
Scatella tenuicosta (Collin, 1930)Info
Scenopinus unifasciatus (Kröber, 1913)Info
Schoutedenomyia superba (Krober, 1912)Info
Silba adipata (Mcalpine, 1956)Info
Speccafrons cypria (Nartshuk, 1990)Info
Spogostylum isis (Meigen, 1820)Info
Stratiomys cenisia (Meigen, 1822)Info
Stratiomys longicornis (Scopoli, 1763)Long-horned generalInfo
Strongylogaster lineata (Christ, 1791)Info
Strongylogaster multifasciata (Geoffroy, 1785)Info
Systoechus autumanalis (Pallas & Wiedemann, 1818)Info
Systoechus ctenopterus (Mikan, 1787)Site
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tabanus autumnalis (Linnaeus, 1761)Large marsh horseflyInfo
Tabanus autumnalis brunnescens (Szilady, 1914)Info
Tabanus tinctus (Walker, 1850)Info
Tabanus tinctus mixtus (Szilady, 1914)Info
Tephritis hurvitzi (Freidberg, 1981)Info
Terellia pseudovirens (Hering, 1940)Info
Terellia serratulae (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Terellia vectensis (Collin, 1937)Info
Thelyconychia solivaga (Rondani, 1861)Info
Thyridanthrax elegans (Wiedemann In Meigen, 1820)Info
Thyridanthrax incanus (Klug, 1832)Info
Thyridanthrax lotus (Loew, 1869)Info
Thyridanthrax perspicillaris (Loew, 1869)Info
Toxophora fasciculata (Villers, 1789)Info
Toxophora fasciculatus (Villers, 1789)Info
Toxophora seyrigi (Seguy, 1934)Info
Toxophora shelkovnikovi (Paramonov, 1933)Info
Trichina maculata (Klug, 1832)Info
Species with UBack  Next  Top
Urophora mauritanica (Macquart, 1851)Info
Urophora quadrifasciata quadrifasciata (Meigen, 1826)Info
Urophora repeteki (Munro, 1934)Info
Usia versicolor (Fabricius, 1787)Info
Species with VBack  Next  Top
Villa brunnea (Becker, 1916)Info
Villa cana (Meigen, 1804)Info
Villa cyrprigna (Rondani, 1863)Info
Villa humilis (Ruthe, 1831)Info
Villa multibalteata -> Villa canaInfo
Villa niphobleta (Loew, 1869)Info
Villa pygarga (Loew, 1869)Info
Species with XBack  Next  Top
Xenopsylla acomydis (Peus, 1977)Info
Species with ZBack  Top
Zygobothria atropivora (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830)Info
146 Species in Brachycera for Cyprus 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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