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Distribution path and Subregions of Grenada (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - Caribbean - Caribbean islands - Antilles - Lesser Antilles - Windward Islands - Grenada
Taxonomy for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Grenada
Class
Grenada
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 143 families, 455 genera, 685 species
Tree
Subclass
Grenada
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 142 families, 454 genera, 684 species
Tree
Infraclass
Grenada
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 138 families, 442 genera, 667 species
Tree
Superorder
Grenada
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 102 families, 334 genera, 520 species
Tree
Order
Grenada
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 24 families, 65 genera, 94 species
Tree
Suborder
Grenada
Brachycera (Macquart, 1834) (Short-horned flies)
 18 families, 43 genera, 59 species
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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
Grenada
    Asilomorpha (Rohdendorf, 1961)
     2 families, 10 genera, 18 species
Infraorder
Grenada
    Muscomorpha (Woodley, 1989)
     14 families, 29 genera, 36 species
Infraorder
Grenada
    Stratiomyomorpha (Wood, 1990)
     1 family, 1 genus, 2 species
Infraorder
Grenada
    Tabanomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (March Flies)
     1 family, 3 genera, 3 species

Family overview for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Grenada
Agromyzidae (Fallen, 1823) - 5 SpeciesLeaf miner flies
Chloropidae (Schoenherr, 1840) - 2 SpeciesEye flies
Clusiidae (Schönherr, 1840) - 1 SpeciesDruid Flies
Dolichopodidae (Latreille, 1809) - 15 SpeciesLong-legged flies
Ephydridae (Zetterstedt, 1837) - 2 SpeciesBrine fly
Hybotidae (Meigen, 1820) - 3 SpeciesHybotid flies
Micropezidae (Illiger, 1798) - 1 SpeciesStilt Flies
Milichiidae (Schiner, 1862) - 1 SpeciesFilth flies
Muscidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesHouse flies
Phoridae (Curtis, 1833) - 9 SpeciesScuttle Flies
Pipunculidae (Walker, 1834) - 2 SpeciesBig-headed Flies
Sarcophagidae (Macquart, 1834) - 1 SpeciesFlesh flies
Scathophagidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 0 SpeciesDung flies
Sepsidae (Walker, 1833) - 1 SpeciesBlack scavenger flies
Sphaeroceridae (Macquart, 1835) - 3 SpeciesLesser corpse flies
Stratiomyidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesSoldier flies
Syrphidae (Latreille, 1802) - 5 SpeciesRat-tailed Maggots
Tabanidae (Latreille, 1802) - 3 SpeciesHorse-fly
Ulidiidae (Macquart, 1835) - 1 SpeciesPicture-winged Flies
19 Families with 59 Species in Grenada


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Species overview - Checklist for Brachycera in Grenada
Species with ANext  
Apotropina longula (Becker, 1912)Info
Archisepsis pusio (Schiner, 1868)Info
Athyroglossa granulosa (Cresson, 1922)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Calycomyza grenadensis (Zlobin, 1996)Info
Calycomyza lantanae (Frick, 1956)Lantana leafmining flyInfo
Chaetopleurophora grenadensis (Brues, 1904)Info
Chaetopleurophora scutellata (Brues, 1904)Info
Chrysotus paradoxus (Aldrich, 1902)Info
Conicera atra -> Conicera dauciInfo
Conicera dauci (Meigen, 1830)Info
Conicera neotropica (Brues, 1904)Info
Copestylum discale (Curran, 1926)Info
Cyphomyia lasiophthalma -> Cyphomyia willistoniInfo
Cyphomyia willistoni (Enderlein, 1914)Info
Cyrtoneurina gemina (Wiedemann, 1830)Info
Cyrtoneurina uber (Giglio-tos, 1893)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Diplonevra alleni -> Diplonevra hamataInfo
Diplonevra hamata (Borgmeier, 1962)Info
Dorilas spinosus -> Eudorylas spinosusInfo
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Eudorylas spinosus (Hardy, 1948)Info
Euxesta stigmatias (Loew, 1868)Cornsilk flyInfo
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lepidoselaga recta -> Lepiselaga crassipesInfo
Lepidosina angusticercus (Marshall & Buck, 2007)Info
Lepiselaga crassipes (Fabricius, 1805)Info
Lioscinella nigrirostra (Adams, 1904)Info
Liriomyza sorosis (Williston, 1896)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Medetera exiguus (Aldrich, 1902)Info
Melaloncha stylata (Schiner, 1868)Info
Melanagromyza funebris (Lamb, 1912)Info
Mesogramma ferroxida -> Toxomerus ferroxidaInfo
Micromorphus caudatus (Aldrich, 1902)Info
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Paraclius abdominalis -> Tachytrechus abdominalisInfo
Paraclius bellus -> Tachytrechus bellusInfo
Paraclius fuscicornis -> Tachytrechus fuscicornisInfo
Paraclius nigripes -> Tachytrechus nigripesInfo
Paraclius quadrinotatus (Aldrich, 1902)Info
Paramyia nigra (Williston, 1897)Info
Parydra undulata (Becker, 1896)Info
Peloropeodes discolor (Robinson, 1964)Info
Peloropeodes frater -> Peloropeodes discolorInfo
Phora stylata -> Melaloncha stylataInfo
Phytoliriomyza calva (Zlobin, 1996)Info
Platypalpus singularis (Collin, 1960)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Robustagramma grenadense (Marshall & Cui, 2005)Info
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Sobarocephala lumbalis (Williston, 1896)Info
Sphaerocera bimaculata (Williston, 1896)Info
Stenotabanus tobagensis (Fairchild, 1958)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tachydromia singularis -> Platypalpus singularisInfo
Tachyempis apicis (Williston, 1896)Info
Tachytrechus abdominalis (Aldrich, 1902)Info
Tachytrechus bellus (Aldrich, 1902)Info
Tachytrechus fuscicornis (Aldrich, 1902)Info
Tachytrechus nigripes (Aldrich, 1902)Info
Taeniaptera tibialis (Macquart, 1843)Info
Toxomerus ferroxida (Hull, 1942)Info
Toxomerus multipunctatus (Wulp, 1883)Info
Tricharaea occidua (Fabricius, 1794)Info
Species with VBack  Next  Top
Volucella discale -> Copestylum discaleInfo
Species with XBack  Top
Xanthina plumicauda (Aldrich, 1902)Info
59 Species in Brachycera for Grenada 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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