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Distribution path and Subregions of Iceland (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Europe - North Europe - Iceland
Taxonomy for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Iceland
Class
Iceland
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 164 families, 618 genera, 1130 species
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Subclass
Iceland
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 164 families, 618 genera, 1130 species
Tree
Infraclass
Iceland
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 162 families, 615 genera, 1127 species
Tree
Superorder
Iceland
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 126 families, 530 genera, 983 species
Tree
Order
Iceland
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 43 families, 140 genera, 254 species
Tree
Suborder
Iceland
Brachycera (Macquart, 1834) (Short-horned flies)
 31 families, 104 genera, 198 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
Iceland
    Asilomorpha (Rohdendorf, 1961)
     4 families, 13 genera, 17 species
Infraorder
Iceland
    Muscomorpha (Woodley, 1989)
     26 families, 90 genera, 180 species
Infraorder
Iceland
    Stratiomyomorpha (Wood, 1990)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species

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Family overview for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Iceland
Agromyzidae (Fallen, 1823) - 23 SpeciesLeaf miner flies
Anthomyiidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 28 SpeciesAnthomyiid flies
Anthomyzidae (Czerny, 1903) - 1 SpeciesAnthomyzid flies
Asilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesRobber flies
Calliphoridae (Brauer & Bergenstamm, 1889) - 5 SpeciesBlow flies
Carnidae (Newman, 1834) - 2 SpeciesFilth flies
Chamaemyiidae (Hendel, 1910) - 1 SpeciesSilver Flies
Chloropidae (Schoenherr, 1840) - 1 SpeciesEye flies
Coelopidae (Hendel, 1910) - 2 SpeciesKelp Flies
Dolichopodidae (Latreille, 1809) - 9 SpeciesLong-legged flies
Drosophilidae (Rondani, 1856) - 4 SpeciesFruit flies
Dryomyzidae (Schiner, 1862) - 1 SpeciesDryomyzid flies
Empididae (Latreille, 1809) - 5 SpeciesDance Flies
Ephydridae (Zetterstedt, 1837) - 12 SpeciesBrine fly
Fanniidae (Schnabl & Dziezicki, 1911) - 4 SpeciesLittle house flies
Heteromyzidae (Fallen, 1820) - 5 SpeciesHeleomyzid flies
Hippoboscidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 2 SpeciesLouse Flies
Hybotidae (Meigen, 1820) - 2 SpeciesHybotid flies
Lonchopteridae (Curtis, 1839) - 1 SpeciesSpear-winged flies
Muscidae (Latreille, 1802) - 28 SpeciesHouse flies
Phoridae (Curtis, 1833) - 6 SpeciesScuttle Flies
Piophilidae (Macquart, 1835) - 2 SpeciesSkipper Flies
Platystomatidae (Schiner, 1862) - 1 SpeciesSignal flies
Sarcophagidae (Macquart, 1834) - 1 SpeciesFlesh flies
Scathophagidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 8 SpeciesDung flies
Sciomyzidae (Fallen, 1820) - 3 SpeciesMarsh Flies
Sepsidae (Walker, 1833) - 3 SpeciesBlack scavenger flies
Sphaeroceridae (Macquart, 1835) - 19 SpeciesLesser corpse flies
Stratiomyidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesSoldier flies
Syrphidae (Latreille, 1802) - 16 SpeciesRat-tailed Maggots
Tachinidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) -> Tachyporini - 1 SpeciesTachinid Flies
31 Families with 198 Species in Iceland
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Species overview - Checklist for Brachycera in Iceland
Species with ANext  
Alliopsis sepiella (Zetterstedt, 1845)Info
Amblypsilopus abruptus (Walker, 1859)Info
Amblypsilopus muticus (Thomson, 1869)Info
Anthomyza ungulata (Loew, 1873)Info
Atherigona excisa (Thomson, 1869)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Botanophila dissecta (Meigen, 1826)Info
Botanophila fugax (Meigen, 1826)Info
Botanophila profuga (Stein, 1916)Info
Botanophila rubrigena (Schnabl, 1915)Info
Botanophila tuxeni (Ringdahl, 1953)Info
Brachycara ventralis (Thomson, 1869)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Calliphora uralensis (Villeneuve, 1922)Info
Calliphora vicina (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830)European bluebottle blowflyInfo
Campsicnemus armatus (Zetterstedt, 1849)Info
Ceratinostoma ostiorum (Haliday, 1832)Info
Cerodontha incisa (Meigen, 1830)Info
Cerodontha islandica (Griffiths, 1968)Info
Cerodontha lindrothi (Griffiths, 1964)Info
Cerodontha morosa (Meigen, 1830)Info
Chaetosa punctipes (Meigen, 1826)Info
Chamaemyia geniculata (Zetterstedt, 1838)Info
Chelifera precatoria (Fallen, 1816)Info
Chersodromia arenaria (Haliday, 1833)Info
Chromatomyia milii (Kaltenbach, 1864)Info
Chromatomyia nigra (Meigen, 1830)Info
Chromatomyia opacella (Hendel, 1935)Info
Chrysosoma leucopogon (Wiedemann, 1824)Info
Clinocera stagnalis (Haliday, 1833)Info
Coelopa frigida -> Coelopa pilipesInfo
Coelopa pilipes (Haliday, 1838)Info
Coenosia pumila -> Lispe pumilaInfo
Copromyza equina (Fallen, 1820)Info
Copromyza nigrina (Gimmerthal, 1847)Info
Copromyza similis -> Copromyza nigrinaInfo
Crumomyia nigra (Meigen, 1830)Info
Crumomyia nitida (Meigen, 1830)Info
Cynomya mortuorum (Linnaeus, 1761)Bluebottle blow flySite
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dasysyrphus pinastri (De Geer, 1776)Info
Delia angustifrons (Meigen, 1826)Info
Delia echinata (Seguy, 1923)Carnation tip maggotInfo
Delia fabricii (Holmgren, 1872)Info
Delia platura (Meigen, 1826)Onion MaggotInfo
Delia radicum (Linnaeus, 1758)Root maggotInfo
Delia setigera (Stein, 1920)Info
Dictya umbrarum (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Ditrichophora bohemanni (Becker, 1896)Info
Dolichopus plumipes -> Tachytrechus notatusInfo
Drosophila funebris (Fabricius, 1787)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Egle lyneborgi (Ackland & Griffiths In Griffiths, 2003)Info
Empis lucida (Zetterstedt, 1838)Info
Erycesta caudigera (Rondani, 1861)Info
Eupeodes curtus (Hine, 1922)Info
Eupeodes lundbecki (Soot Ryen, 1946)Info
Eupeodes punctifer (Frey, 1934)Info
Species with FBack  Next  Top
Fannia canicularis (Linnaeus, 1761)Lesser house flyInfo
Fannia mollissima (Haliday, 1840)Info
Fannia postica (Stein, 1895)Info
Fannia tuberculata (Zetterstedt, 1849)Info
Fucellia fucorum (Fallen, 1819)Info
Fucellia maritima (Haliday, 1838)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hecamede granifera (Thomson, 1868)Info
Heleomyza borealis (Boheman, 1865)Info
Heleomyza serrata (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Helina annosa (Zetterstedt, 1838)Info
Helophilus pendulus (Linnaeus, 1758)Site
Herniosina bequaerti (Villeneuve, 1917)Info
Heterocheila buccata (Fallen, 1820)Info
Hydrellia griseola (Fallen, 1813)Smaller rice leafminerInfo
Hydrophoria albiceps (Meigen, 1826)Info
Hydrophoria aliena -> Hydrophoria albicepsInfo
Hydrotaea armipes (Fallen, 1825)Info
Hydrotaea cristata (Malloch, 1918)Info
Hydrotaea dentipes (Fabricius, 1805)Info
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Ischiolepta pusilla (Fallen, 1820)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lamproscatella sibilans (Haliday, 1833)Info
Lasiomma octoguttatum -> Lasiomma picipesInfo
Lasiomma picipes (Meigen, 1826)Info
Lasiomma seminitidum (Zetterstedt, 1845)Info
Lecogaster islandicus (Scheffer, 1846)Info
Limnellia surtsuri (Andersson, 1971)Info
Limnellia surturi (Andersson, 1971)Info
Limnophora orbitalis (Stein, 1907)Info
Limnophora riparia (Fallen, 1824)Info
Limnophora sinuata (Collin, 1930)Info
Limnophora uniseta (Stein, 1916)Info
Liopiophila varipes (Meigen, 1830)Info
Liriomyza richteri (Hering, 1927)Info
Lispe consanguinea (Loew, 1858)Info
Lispe fuscipes (Ringdahl, 1930)Info
Lispe pumila (Wiedemann, 1824)Info
Lonchoptera bifurcata (Fallen, 1810)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Megaselia giraudii -> Megaselia plurispinulosaInfo
Megaselia parnassia (Disney, 1986)Info
Megaselia pleuralis (Wood, 1909)Info
Megaselia plurispinulosa (Zetterstedt, 1860)Info
Megaselia sordida -> Megaselia woodiInfo
Megaselia woodi (Lundbeck, 1922)Info
Melanostoma mellinum (Linnaeus, 1758)Site
Meoneura lamellata (Collin, 1930)Info
Meoneura obscurella (Fallen, 1823)Info
Minilimosina fungicola (Haliday, 1836)Info
Minilimosina vitripennis (Zetterstedt, 1847)Info
Musca domestica -> Fannia canicularisCommon houseflySite
Musca flavinervis (Thomson, 1869)Info
Myospila meditabunda (Fabricius, 1781)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Napomyza evanescens (Hendel, 1920)Info
Napomyza nigritula (Zetterstedt, 1838)Info
Neoascia tenur (Harris, 1780)Info
Neoleria prominens (Becker, 1897)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Olfersia fossulata (Macquart, 1843)Info
Ommatius suffusus (Wulp, 1872)Info
Ornithomya chloropus (Bergroth, 1901)Info
Orygma luctuosum (Meigen, 1830)Info
Oscinella vindicata (Meigen, 1830)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Parapiophila vulgaris (Fallen, 1820)Info
Parydra pusilla (Meigen, 1830)Info
Pegomya bicolor (Wiedemann, 1817)Info
Pegomya fulgens (Meigen, 1826)Info
Pegomya furva (Ringdahl, 1938)Info
Pegomya haemorrhoum (Zetterstedt, 1838)Info
Pegomya icterica (Holmgren, 1872)Info
Pegomya ruficauda (Ringdahl, 1953)Info
Pegoplata infirma (Meigen, 1826)Info
Phaonia errans (Meigen, 1826)Info
Pherbellia ventralis (Fallen, 1820)Info
Philygria vittipennis (Zetterstedt, 1837)Info
Phytoliriomyza islandica (Olafsson, 1988)Info
Phytomyza affinis (Fallen, 1823)Info
Phytomyza angelicae (Kaltenbach, 1874)Info
Phytomyza evanescens -> Napomyza evanescensInfo
Phytomyza fallaciosa (Brischke, 1880)Info
Phytomyza farfarella (Hendel, 1935)Info
Phytomyza hedingi (Ryden, 1953)Info
Phytomyza nigritula -> Napomyza nigritulaInfo
Phytomyza opacella -> Chromatomyia opacellaInfo
Phytomyza ranunculi (Schrank, 1803)Info
Phytomyza rufipes (Meigen, 1830)Info
Phytomyza tenella (Meigen, 1830)Info
Phytomyza varipes (Macquart, 1835)Info
Platycheirus albimanus (Fabricius, 1781)Pale-footed HoverflyInfo
Platycheirus clypeatus (Meigen, 1822)Info
Platycheirus islandicus (Ringdahl, 1930)Info
Platycheirus manicatus (Meigen, 1822)Info
Platycheirus scutatus (Meigen, 1822)Info
Platypalpus ecalceatus (Zetterstedt, 1838)Info
Protophormia terraenovae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830)Blue-arsed flyInfo
Pullimosina heteroneura (Haliday, 1836)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rachispoda lutosa (Stenhammar, 1855)Info
Rhamphomyia hirtula (Zetterstedt, 1842)Info
Rhamphomyia simplex (Zetterstedt, 1849)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Sarcophaga karnyi (Hardy, 1927)Info
Scaptomyza flava (Fallen, 1823)Leafminer flyInfo
Scaptomyza graminum (Fallen, 1823)Info
Scaptomyza pallida (Zetterstedt, 1847)Info
Scatella paludum (Meigen, 1830)Info
Scatella stagnalis (Fallen, 1813)Info
Scatella tenuicosta (Collin, 1930)Info
Scatella thermarum -> Scatella tenuicostaInfo
Scathophaga calida (Haliday In Curtis, 1832)Info
Scathophaga furcata (Say, 1823)Info
Scathophaga islandica (Becker, 1894)Info
Scathophaga litorea (Fallen, 1819)Info
Scathophaga stercoraria (Linnaeus, 1758)Yellow dung flySite
Scatophaga calida -> Scathophaga calidaInfo
Sericomyia lappona (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Spelobia clunipes (Meigen, 1830)Info
Spelobia luteilabris (Camillo Róndani, 1880)Info
Spelobia pseudosetaria (Duda, 1918)Info
Spelobia rufilabris (Stenhammar, 1855)Info
Sphaerophoria scripta (Linnaeus, 1758)Hover FlySite
Spilogona alpica (Zetterstedt, 1845)Info
Spilogona baltica (Ringdahl, 1918)Info
Spilogona contractifrons (Zetterstedt, 1838)Info
Spilogona depressiuscula (Zetterstedt, 1838)Info
Spilogona megastoma (Boheman, 1865)Info
Spilogona micans (Ringdahl, 1918)Info
Spilogona opaca (Schnabl, 1915)Info
Spilogona pacifica (Meigen, 1826)Info
Syntormon pallipes (Fabricius, 1794)Info
Syrphus ribesii (Linnaeus, 1758)Site
Syrphus torvus (Osten Sacken, 1875)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tachytrechus ammobates (Haliday, 1851)Info
Tachytrechus consobrinus (Haliday, 1851)Info
Tachytrechus notatus (Stannius, 1831)Info
Telomerina flavipes (Meigen, 1830)Info
Tephrochlaena halterata (Meigen, 1830)Info
Tephrochlaena oraria -> Tephrochlaena halterataInfo
Tetanocera robusta (Loew, 1847)Info
Thaumalea verralli (Edwards, 1929)Info
Themira arctica (Becker, 1915)Info
Themira pusilla (Zetterstedt, 1847)Info
Thoracochaeta zosterae (Haliday, 1833)Info
Thricops cunctans (Meigen, 1826)Info
Thricops longipes (Zetterstedt, 1845)Info
Thricops rostratus (Meade, 1882)Info
Trachyopella bovilla (Collin, 1954)Info
Species with ZBack  Top
Zaphne ambigua (Fallen, 1823)Info
Zygaenula dispila (Thomson, 1869)Info
198 Species in Brachycera for Iceland 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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