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Distribution path and Subregions of East Palaearctic (More Checklists)
Path: Ecozones - Palaearctic - East Palaearctic
Taxonomy for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in East Palaearctic
Class
East Palaearctic
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 46 families, 356 genera, 3805 species
Tree
Subclass
East Palaearctic
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 46 families, 356 genera, 3805 species
Tree
Infraclass
East Palaearctic
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 46 families, 356 genera, 3805 species
Tree
Superorder
East Palaearctic
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 44 families, 354 genera, 3783 species
Tree
Order
East Palaearctic
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 11 families, 121 genera, 2302 species
Tree
Suborder
East Palaearctic
Brachycera (Macquart, 1834) (Short-horned flies)
 6 families, 11 genera, 25 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
East Palaearctic
    Asilomorpha (Rohdendorf, 1961)
     1 family, 1 genus, 2 species
Infraorder
East Palaearctic
    Muscomorpha (Woodley, 1989)
     5 families, 10 genera, 23 species

Family overview for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in East Palaearctic
Bombyliidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesBee Flies
Muscidae (Latreille, 1802) - 8 SpeciesHouse flies
Phoridae (Curtis, 1833) - 1 SpeciesScuttle Flies
Sarcophagidae (Macquart, 1834) - 1 SpeciesFlesh flies
Scathophagidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 11 SpeciesDung flies
Ulidiidae (Macquart, 1835) - 2 SpeciesPicture-winged Flies
6 Families with 25 Species in East Palaearctic


Species overview - Checklist for Brachycera in East Palaearctic
Allomyia acerosa (H Nishimoto & N Kuhara, 2001)Info
Allomyia acicularis (H Nishimoto & N Kuhara, 2001)Info
Allomyia bifoliata (H Nishimoto & N Kuhara, 2001)Info
Allomyia coronae (Im Levanidova & Ti Arefina, 1995)Info
Allomyia curvata (H Nishimoto & N Kuhara, 2001)Info
Allomyia delicatula (Im Levanidova & Ti Arefina, 1995)Info
Allomyia dilatata (H Nishimoto & N Kuhara, 2001)Info
Allomyia gracillima (H Nishimoto & N Kuhara, 2001)Info
Allomyia pumila (H Nishimoto & N Kuhara, 2001)Info
Allomyia sajanensis (Im Levanidova, 1967)Info
Allomyia sichotalinensis (Av Martynov, 1935)Info
Bombylius quadrifarius (Loew, 1855)Info
Bombylius shelkovnikovi (Paramonov, 1926)Info
Brontaea ascendens (Stein, 1915)Info
Brontaea nigrogrisea (Karl, 1939)Info
Haematobosca sanguinolenta (Austen, 1909)Info
Hydrotaea chalcogaster (Wiedemann, 1824)Info
Megaselia spiracularis (Schmitz, 1933)Info
Musca amita (Hennig, 1964)Info
Musca bezzii (Patton & Cragg, 1913)Info
Muscina angustifrons (Loew, 1858)Info
Ophyra spinigera (Stein, 1910)Info
Perissoneura chrysea (L Navas, 1922)Info
Perissoneura paradoxa -> Lembeja paradoxaInfo
Sarcophaga antilope (Bottcher, 1913)Info
25 Species in Brachycera for East Palaearctic listed
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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