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Distribution path and Subregions of Indo-Australian region (More Checklists)
Path: Ecozones - Indo-Australian region
Subregions: Oriental
Taxonomy for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Indo-Australian region
Class
Indo-Australian region
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 256 families, 2992 genera, 25750 species
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Subclass
Indo-Australian region
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 255 families, 2983 genera, 25739 species
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Infraclass
Indo-Australian region
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 238 families, 2879 genera, 25184 species
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Superorder
Indo-Australian region
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 167 families, 2248 genera, 22915 species
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Order
Indo-Australian region
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 41 families, 392 genera, 5110 species
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Suborder
Indo-Australian region
Brachycera (Macquart, 1834) (Short-horned flies)
 31 families, 250 genera, 1353 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
Indo-Australian region
    Asilomorpha (Rohdendorf, 1961)
     3 families, 110 genera, 1016 species
Infraorder
Indo-Australian region
    Muscomorpha (Woodley, 1989)
     25 families, 128 genera, 318 species
Infraorder
Indo-Australian region
    Stratiomyomorpha (Wood, 1990)
     2 families, 10 genera, 12 species
Infraorder
Indo-Australian region
    Tabanomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (March Flies)
     1 family, 2 genera, 7 species

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Family overview for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Indo-Australian region
Agromyzidae (Fallen, 1823) - 10 SpeciesLeaf miner flies
Asilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 998 SpeciesRobber flies
Bombyliidae (Latreille, 1802) - 7 SpeciesBee Flies
Calliphoridae (Brauer & Bergenstamm, 1889) - 12 SpeciesBlow flies
Chloropidae (Schoenherr, 1840) - 15 SpeciesEye flies
Clusiidae (Schönherr, 1840) - 1 SpeciesDruid Flies
Dolichopodidae (Latreille, 1809) - 11 SpeciesLong-legged flies
Drosophilidae (Rondani, 1856) - 16 SpeciesFruit flies
Ephydridae (Zetterstedt, 1837) - 13 SpeciesBrine fly
Hippoboscidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 2 SpeciesLouse Flies
Lauxaniidae (Macquart, 1835) - 1 SpeciesLauxaniid flies
Muscidae (Latreille, 1802) - 88 SpeciesHouse flies
Nycteribiidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 5 SpeciesWingless Bat Flies
Phoridae (Curtis, 1833) - 1 SpeciesScuttle Flies
Pipunculidae (Walker, 1834) - 2 SpeciesBig-headed Flies
Platystomatidae (Schiner, 1862) - 2 SpeciesSignal flies
Psilidae (Macquart, 1835) - 1 SpeciesRust flies
Rhagionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesSnipe flies
Rhinophoridae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1863) - 2 SpeciesWoodlouse flies
Sarcophagidae (Macquart, 1834) - 17 SpeciesFlesh flies
Sciomyzidae (Fallen, 1820) - 3 SpeciesMarsh Flies
Sepsidae (Walker, 1833) - 4 SpeciesBlack scavenger flies
Sphaeroceridae (Macquart, 1835) - 3 SpeciesLesser corpse flies
Stratiomyidae (Latreille, 1802) - 11 SpeciesSoldier flies
Syrphidae (Latreille, 1802) - 7 SpeciesRat-tailed Maggots
Tabanidae (Latreille, 1802) - 7 SpeciesHorse-fly
Tachinidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 39 SpeciesTachinid Flies
Tanypezidae (Rondani, 1856) - 58 SpeciesTanypezid flies
Tephritidae (Newman, 1834) - 13 SpeciesPeacock flies
Tethinidae (Hendel, 1916) -> Canacidae - 1 SpeciesTethinid flies
Ulidiidae (Macquart, 1835) - 2 SpeciesPicture-winged Flies
31 Families with 1353 Species in Indo-Australian region
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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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