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Distribution path and Subregions of Dominica (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - Caribbean - Caribbean islands - Antilles - Lesser Antilles - Windward Islands - Dominica
Taxonomy for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Dominica
Class
Dominica
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 152 families, 568 genera, 961 species
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Subclass
Dominica
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 152 families, 568 genera, 961 species
Tree
Infraclass
Dominica
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 148 families, 551 genera, 942 species
Tree
Superorder
Dominica
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 103 families, 420 genera, 761 species
Tree
Order
Dominica
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 39 families, 157 genera, 342 species
Tree
Suborder
Dominica
Brachycera (Macquart, 1834) (Short-horned flies)
 28 families, 101 genera, 188 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
Dominica
    Asilomorpha (Rohdendorf, 1961)
     5 families, 32 genera, 84 species
Infraorder
Dominica
    Muscomorpha (Woodley, 1989)
     21 families, 60 genera, 94 species
Infraorder
Dominica
    Stratiomyomorpha (Wood, 1990)
     1 family, 8 genera, 9 species
Infraorder
Dominica
    Tabanomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (March Flies)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species

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Family overview for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Dominica
Agromyzidae (Fallen, 1823) - 22 SpeciesLeaf miner flies
Asilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 6 SpeciesRobber flies
Bombyliidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesBee Flies
Calliphoridae (Brauer & Bergenstamm, 1889) - 1 SpeciesBlow flies
Canacidae (Jones, 1906) - 1 SpeciesSurge Flies
Chloropidae (Schoenherr, 1840) - 2 SpeciesEye flies
Clusiidae (Schönherr, 1840) - 1 SpeciesDruid Flies
Dolichopodidae (Latreille, 1809) - 73 SpeciesLong-legged flies
Drosophilidae (Rondani, 1856) - 8 SpeciesFruit flies
Ephydridae (Zetterstedt, 1837) - 7 SpeciesBrine fly
Hybotidae (Meigen, 1820) - 3 SpeciesHybotid flies
Micropezidae (Illiger, 1798) - 3 SpeciesStilt Flies
Milichiidae (Schiner, 1862) - 2 SpeciesFilth flies
Muscidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesHouse flies
Nannodastiidae (Papp, 1980) - 1 Species
Phoridae (Curtis, 1833) - 13 SpeciesScuttle Flies
Sarcophagidae (Macquart, 1834) - 15 SpeciesFlesh flies
Sepsidae (Walker, 1833) - 1 SpeciesBlack scavenger flies
Sphaeroceridae (Macquart, 1835) - 2 SpeciesLesser corpse flies
Stratiomyidae (Latreille, 1802) - 9 SpeciesSoldier flies
Streblidae (Kolenati, 1863) - 3 SpeciesBat flies
Syrphidae (Latreille, 1802) - 5 SpeciesRat-tailed Maggots
Tabanidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesHorse-fly
Tachinidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) -> Tachyporini - 1 SpeciesTachinid Flies
Tanypezidae (Rondani, 1856) - 1 SpeciesTanypezid flies
Tephritidae (Newman, 1834) - 3 SpeciesPeacock flies
Therevidae (Newman, 1834) - 1 SpeciesTherevids
Ulidiidae (Macquart, 1835) - 1 SpeciesPicture-winged Flies
28 Families with 188 Species in Dominica
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Species overview - Checklist for Brachycera in Dominica
Species with ANext  
Acrosticta apicalis (Williston, 1896)Info
Allodromia wirthi (Chillcott, 1983)Info
Anastrepha interrupta (Stone, 1942)Info
Anastrepha obliqua -> Anastrepha crebraWest Indian fruit flyInfo
Anastrepha tripunctata (Wulp, 1899)Info
Apocephalus aztecae (Borgmeier, 1961)Info
Apodicrania termitophila (Borgmeier, 1923)Info
Asyndetus bredini (Robinson, 1975)Info
Asyndetus dominicensis (Robinson, 1975)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Beameromyia quaterna (Scarbrough, 1997)Info
Boettcheria elegans (Lopes, 1975)Info
Brachyodina depressa (James, 1967)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Calycomyza dominicensis (Spencer, 1973)Info
Calycomyza sidae (Spencer, 1973)Info
Cerotainia melanosoma (Scarbrough & Knutson, 1989)Info
Chaetoclusia furva (Lonsdale & Marshall, 2006)Info
Chalcidomorphina planes (James, 1967)Info
Chonocephalus dominicanus (Borgmeier, 1967)Info
Chonocephalus mexicanus (Silvestri, 1911)Info
Chrysotus albihirtipes (Robinson, 1975)Info
Chrysotus callichromus (Robinson, 1975)Info
Chrysotus integer (Robinson, 1975)Info
Chrysotus lamellicaudatus (Robinson, 1975)Info
Chrysotus mediocaudatus (Robinson, 1975)Info
Chrysotus microtatus (Meuffels & Grootaert, 1999)Info
Chrysotus minimus (Robinson, 1975)Info
Chrysotus pseudexcisus (Robinson, 1975)Info
Chrysotus pseudoniger (Robinson, 1975)Info
Chrysotus subcaudatus (Robinson, 1975)Info
Chrysotus tricolor (Robinson, 1975)Info
Chrysotus xiphostoma (Robinson, 1975)Info
Chymomyza diatropa (Grimaldi, 1986)Info
Cladochaeta centetor (Grimaldi & Nguyen, 1999)Info
Cladochaeta chelifera (Grimaldi & Nguyen, 1999)Info
Cladochaeta ectopia (Portschinsky, 1887)Info
Cladochaeta tricerabops (Grimaldi & Nguyen, 1999)Info
Cladochaeta wirthi (Grimaldi & Nguyen, 1999)Info
Clasiopella uncinata (Hendel, 1914)Info
Condylostylus brayi (Robinson, 1975)Info
Condylostylus dominicensis (Robinson, 1975)Info
Condylostylus nigripilosus (Robinson, 1975)Info
Condylostylus perpilosus (Robinson, 1975)Info
Condylostylus quadriseriatus (Robinson, 1975)Info
Conicera seticerca (Borgmeier, 1969)Info
Coniceromyia ciliatipes (Borgmeier, 1969)Info
Copestylum infractum (Thompson, 1981)Info
Copestylum rectifacies (Thompson, 1981)Info
Cryptopygiella musaphila (Robinson, 1975)Info
Cymatopus bredini (Robinson, 1975)Info
Cyphomyia dominicana (James, 1967)Info
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Desmometopa tarsalis (Loew, 1866)Info
Dexosarcophaga dominicensis (Lopes, 1975)Info
Dexosarcophaga insueta (Pape, 1996)Info
Diaphorus angustifrons (Robinson, 1975)Info
Diaphorus robustus (Robinson, 1975)Info
Diaphorus wirthi (Robinson, 1975)Info
Diphuia anomala (Cresson, 1944)Info
Discopygiella maculata (Robinson, 1975)Info
Distostylus irwini (Webb, 2003)Info
Dohrniphora dispar (Enderlein, 1912)Info
Dohrniphora divaricata (Aldrich, 1896)Info
Dominicomyia chrysotimoides (Robinson, 1975)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Enlinia arborea (Robinson, 1975)Info
Enlinia bredini (Robinson, 1975)Info
Enlinia cataractarum (Robinson, 1975)Info
Enlinia dominicensis (Robinson, 1975)Info
Enlinia larondei (Robinson, 1975)Info
Enlinia patellitarsis (Robinson, 1975)Info
Euboettcheria gagnei -> Peckia gagneiInfo
Eucelatoria dominica (Sabrosky, 1981)Info
Species with FBack  Next  Top
Farrimyia inaequalis -> Dexosarcophaga insuetaInfo
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Grallipeza footei (Cresson, 1926)Info
Grallipeza spinuliger (Cresson, 1926)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Harmstonia simplex (Robinson, 1967)Info
Hyalistata dominica (Grimaldi, 1993)Info
Species with JBack  Next  Top
Japanagromyza aequalis (Spencer, 1966)Info
Japanagromyza inaequalis (Malloch, 1914)Info
Japanagromyza wirthi (Spencer, 1973)Info
Johnsonia robacki -> Lepidodexia robackiInfo
Johowia parvicornis (Borgmeier, 1969)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lepidodexia dominicensis (Lopes, 1975)Info
Lepidodexia robacki (Lopes, 1975)Info
Lepidodexia rufianalis (Lopes, 1975)Info
Lepidosina angusticercus (Marshall & Buck, 2007)Info
Leptorhethum dominicense (Robinson, 1975)Info
Liohippelates flaviceps (Loew, 1863)Info
Liriomyza commelinae (Frost, 1931)Info
Liriomyza marginalis (Malloch, 1913)Info
Lucilia fayeae (Whitworth, 2010)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Medetera archboldi (Robinson, 1975)Info
Medetera crassicauda (Robinson, 1975)Info
Medetera dominicensis (Robinson, 1975)Info
Medetera pseudonigripes (Robinson, 1975)Info
Medetera seriata (Robinson, 1975)Info
Medetera steyskali (Robinson, 1975)Info
Megaselia adempta (Borgmeier, 1969)Info
Megaselia miristigma (Borgmeier, 1962)Info
Megaselia subpicta (Malloch, 1912)Info
Melanagromyza caerulea (Malloch, 1913)Info
Melanagromyza crotonis (Frost, 1936)Info
Melanagromyza dominicana (Spencer, 1973)Info
Melanagromyza floridensis (Spencer, 1963)Info
Melanagromyza occulta (Spencer, 1973)Info
Melanagromyza parvida (Spencer, 1973)Info
Melanagromyza pavida ()Info
Melanagromyza peremnis (Spencer, 1973)Info
Melanagromyza regalis (Spencer, 1973)Info
Meristocera laticornis (James, 1967)Info
Merosargus eunomus (James, 1967)Info
Metopina recurvata (Borgmeier, 1969)Info
Micrempis dominicensis (Chillcott, 1983)Info
Micromedetera archboldi (Robinson, 1975)Info
Microsepsis steyskali (Ozerov, 1993)Info
Monochaetoscinella anonyma (Williston, 1896)Info
Morellia maculipennis (Macquart, 1846)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nannodastia horni (Hendel, 1930)Info
Neotermes castaneus (Burmeister, 1839)Southern Damp-wood TermiteInfo
Nerax nigrimystaceus (Macquart, 1847)Info
Neurigona fuscicosta (Robinson, 1975)Info
Nostima flavida (Cresson, 1947)Info
Nostima lineata (Edmiston & Mathis, 2005)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Ommatius dignus (Scarbrough, 2000)Info
Ommatius dimidiatus (Macquart, 1850)Info
Ommatius villosus (Scarbrough, 1985)Info
Ophiomyia caribbea (Spencer, 1973)Info
Ophiomyia gentilis (Spencer, 1973)Info
Ophiomyia legitima (Spencer, 1973)Info
Oxysarcodexia cyanea (Lopes, 1975)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Pachygaster wirthi (James, 1967)Info
Palpada xanthosceles (Thompson, 1981)Info
Paracanace aicen (Mathis & Wirth, 1978)Info
Paraclius affinis (Robinson, 1975)Info
Paraclius dominicensis (Robinson, 1975)Info
Paraclius megalocerus (Robinson, 1975)Info
Paraclius sarcionoides (Robinson, 1975)Info
Peckia amoena (Aldrich, 1916)Info
Peckia gagnei (Lopes, 1975)Info
Pectinifer aeneus (Cresson, 1918)Info
Pelagomyia illucens (James, 1967)Info
Peloropeodes debilis (Robinson, 1975)Info
Peloropeodes dominicensis (Robinson, 1975)Info
Pholeomyia myopa (Melander, 1913)Info
Phytobia matura (Spencer, 1973)Info
Phytoliriomyza conjunctimontis (Frick, 1952)Info
Phytoliriomyza fusculoides (Spencer, 1973)Info
Polytrichophora boriqueni (Cresson, 1930)Info
Psephiocera callosa (James, 1967)Info
Psephiocera marginata (James, 1967)Info
Pseudiastata dominica (Grimaldi, 1993)Info
Pseudosympycnus perornatus (Robinson, 1967)Info
Species with QBack  Next  Top
Quichuana dominica (Thompson, 1981)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rachispoda paludicola (Wheeler, 1995)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Sarconeiva steyskali -> Titanogrypa steyskaliInfo
Sarcophaga amoena -> Peckia amoenaInfo
Sciapus bredini (Robinson, 1975)Info
Sciapus decoripes (Robinson, 1975)Info
Sciapus luteus (Robinson, 1975)Info
Scipopus melaneuris (Cresson, 1926)Info
Stolidosoma hexachaeta (Robinson, 1967)Info
Sympycnus bredini (Robinson, 1975)Info
Sympycnus dominicensis (Robinson, 1975)Info
Sympycnus latifacies (Robinson, 1975)Info
Sympycnus nephophilus (Aldrich, 1916)Info
Sympycnus pentachaetus (Aldrich, 1916)Info
Syneches vineus (Wilder, 1974)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tabanus dominicanus (Krober, 1931)Info
Tachytrechus calyptopygeus (Robinson, 1975)Info
Tachytrechus perornatus (Robinson, 1975)Info
Tachytrechus planifacies (Robinson, 1975)Info
Tachytrechus seriatus (Robinson, 1975)Info
Thrypticus aequalis (Robinson, 1975)Info
Thrypticus armatus (Robinson, 1975)Info
Thrypticus crinipes (Robinson, 1975)Info
Thrypticus delicatus (Robinson, 1975)Info
Thrypticus senilis (Robinson, 1975)Info
Thrypticus subdissectus (Robinson, 1975)Info
Thrypticus varipes (Robinson, 1975)Info
Titanogrypa steyskali (Lopes, 1975)Info
Trichobius cognatus (Peterson & Hurka, 1974)Info
Trichobius pseudotruncatus (Jobling, 1939)Info
Trichobius truncatus (Kessel, 1925)Info
Typopsilopa archboldi (Wirth, 1968)Info
Species with VBack  Next  Top
Villa gorgon (Fabricius, 1805)Info
Species with XBack  Top
Xanthandrus tricinctus (Thompson, 1981)Info
Xanthina acuticornis (Robinson, 1975)Info
Xanthina dominicensis (Robinson, 1975)Info
Xanthina persetosa (Robinson, 1975)Info
Xanthina rubromarginata (Robinson, 1975)Info
188 Species in Brachycera for Dominica 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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