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Distribution path and Subregions of Iraq (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - West Asia - Near East - Iraq
Taxonomy for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Iraq
Class
Iraq
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 187 families, 879 genera, 1680 species
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Subclass
Iraq
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 183 families, 874 genera, 1674 species
Tree
Infraclass
Iraq
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 178 families, 863 genera, 1661 species
Tree
Superorder
Iraq
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 125 families, 674 genera, 1371 species
Tree
Order
Iraq
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 33 families, 106 genera, 179 species
Tree
Suborder
Iraq
Brachycera (Macquart, 1834) (Short-horned flies)
 25 families, 88 genera, 120 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
Iraq
    Asilomorpha (Rohdendorf, 1961)
     5 families, 32 genera, 40 species
Infraorder
Iraq
    Muscomorpha (Woodley, 1989)
     18 families, 47 genera, 56 species
Infraorder
Iraq
    Stratiomyomorpha (Wood, 1990)
     1 family, 3 genera, 3 species
Infraorder
Iraq
    Tabanomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (March Flies)
     1 family, 6 genera, 21 species

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Family overview for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Iraq
Agromyzidae (Fallen, 1823) - 15 SpeciesLeaf miner flies
Anthomyiidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 1 SpeciesAnthomyiid flies
Asilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 17 SpeciesRobber flies
Bombyliidae (Latreille, 1802) - 16 SpeciesBee Flies
Calliphoridae (Brauer & Bergenstamm, 1889) - 3 SpeciesBlow flies
Chloropidae (Schoenherr, 1840) - 2 SpeciesEye flies
Chyromyidae (Hendel, 1916) - 1 SpeciesChiromyid flies
Dolichopodidae (Latreille, 1809) - 2 SpeciesLong-legged flies
Ephydridae (Zetterstedt, 1837) - 3 SpeciesBrine fly
Hippoboscidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 2 SpeciesLouse Flies
Hybotidae (Meigen, 1820) - 1 SpeciesHybotid flies
Lauxaniidae (Macquart, 1835) - 3 SpeciesLauxaniid flies
Muscidae (Latreille, 1802) - 6 SpeciesHouse flies
Platystomatidae (Schiner, 1862) - 1 SpeciesSignal flies
Pulicidae (Billberg, 1820) - 2 SpeciesCommon fleas
Rhinophoridae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1863) -> Rhinophorinae - 1 SpeciesWoodlouse flies
Scathophagidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 1 SpeciesDung flies
Sciomyzidae (Fallen, 1820) - 1 SpeciesMarsh Flies
Stratiomyidae (Latreille, 1802) - 3 SpeciesSoldier flies
Syrphidae (Latreille, 1802) - 6 SpeciesRat-tailed Maggots
Tabanidae (Latreille, 1802) - 21 SpeciesHorse-fly
Tachinidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 4 SpeciesTachinid Flies
Tephritidae (Newman, 1834) - 3 SpeciesPeacock flies
Therevidae (Newman, 1834) - 4 SpeciesTherevids
Ulidiidae (Macquart, 1835) - 1 SpeciesPicture-winged Flies
25 Families with 120 Species in Iraq
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Species overview - Checklist for Brachycera in Iraq
Species with ANext  
Actorthia olivierii (Macquart, 1840)Info
Agromyza nana (Meigen, 1830)Info
Agromyza nigrescens (Hendel, 1920)Info
Anabarhynchus varipes (Macquart, 1847)Info
Anastoechus nivifrons (Walker, 1871)Info
Anastoechus pulcher (Paramonov, 1930)Info
Aneomochtherus mesopotamicus (Janssens, 1961)Info
Anthrax glabratus (Zaitzev, 1976)Info
Anthrax xanthellus (Zaitzev, 1976)Info
Aphaniosoma falciferum (Ebejer, 1998)Info
Atherigona varia (Meigen, 1826)Info
Atylotus albopruinosus (Szilady, 1923)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Bactromyia pieridis (Mesnil & Abdul Rassoul, 1972)Info
Baniassa paucipila (Pape, 1985)Info
Bombylius fuscus (Fabricius, 1791)Info
Bombylius olivierii (Macquart, 1840)Info
Bombylius pumilus (Meigen, 1820)Info
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Calycomyza humeralis (Roser, 1840)Aster leafminerInfo
Carpomya incompleta (Becker, 1903)Info
Chaetorellia carthami (Stackelberg, 1929)Info
Chromatomyia horticola -> Phytomyza horticolaPhytomyza horticolaInfo
Chrysomya bezziana (Villeneuve, 1914)ScrewwormInfo
Chrysops buxtoni (Austen, 1922)Info
Chrysops compactus (Austen, 1924)Info
Chrysops flavipes (Meigen, 1804)Info
Chrysops simillima -> Chrysops flavipesInfo
Coremacera catenata (Loew, 1847)Info
Cosmina metallina (Becker, 1912)Info
Cylindromyia brassicaria (Fabricius, 1775)Site
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dasyphora albofasciata (Macquart, 1839)Info
Dasyphora pratorum (Meigen, 1826)Info
Delia hirticrura (Rondani, 1871)Info
Dolichopus lairdi (Olejnicek, Mohsen & Ouda, 1995)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Eccoptopus longitarsis (Macquart, 1838)Info
Ephydra murina (Wirth, 1975)Frigga FritillaryInfo
Eristalinus quinguelineatus (Fabricius, 1781)Info
Eupeodes corollae (Fabricius, 1794)Vagrant HoverflySite
Eusapromyza multipunctata (Fallen, 1820)Info
Exoprosopa pullata (Zaitzev, 1976)Info
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Galactopogon fumipennis (Janssens, 1961)Info
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Halmopota mediterranea (Loew, 1860)Info
Helina calceataeformis (Schnabl & Dziedzicki, 1911)Info
Hercostomus apollo (Loew, 1869)Info
Heteralonia bagdadensis (Macquart, 1840)Info
Hippobosca variegata (Megerle, 1803)Info
Homoneura limnea (Becker, 1895)Info
Hoplosathe frauenfeldi (Loew, 1856)Info
Hybomitra mendica (Villeneuve, 1912)Info
Hybomitra peculiaris (Szilady, 1914)Info
Hybomitra peculiaris inaequatus (Austen, 1923)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Laphria dizonias (Loew, 1847)Info
Laphystia erberi (Schiner, 1865)Info
Laphystia kuehlhorni (Janssens, 1961)Info
Legnotomyia persica (Paramonov, 1933)Info
Legnotomyia trichorhoea (Loew, 1855)Info
Liriomyza bryoniae (Kaltenbach, 1858)Info
Liriomyza congesta (Becker, 1903)Info
Liriomyza orbona (Meigen, 1830)Info
Liriomyza pusilla (Meigen, 1830)Info
Lynchia meda (Maa, 1963)Info
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Machimus chaldaeus (Janssens, 1961)Info
Melanagromyza azawii (Spencer, 1973)Info
Merodon quadrinotata (Sack, 1931)Info
Minettia biseriata (Loew, 1847)Info
Mydaea lateritia (Rondani, 1866)Info
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Nemorius baghdadensis (Jezek, 1977)Info
Nemorius irritans (Ricardo, 1901)Info
Neomochtherus mesopotamicus (Janssens, 1961)Info
Nusa ramicosa (Loew, 1871)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Odontomyia angulata (Panzer, 1798)Orange-horned green colonelInfo
Ophiomyia phaseoli (Tryon, 1895)Bean flyInfo
Oplodontha viridula (Fabricius, 1775)Common green colonelInfo
Oscinella aharoni (Duda, 1933)Info
Oscinella aharonii (Duda, 1933)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Palexorista imberbis (Wiedemann, 1830)Info
Petrorossia irakensis (Zaitzev, 1976)Info
Philodicus ponticus (Bigot, 1880)Info
Phycus insignis (Loew, 1874)Info
Physiphora aenea (Fabricius, 1794)Info
Phytoliriomyza oasis (Becker, 1907)Info
Phytomyza ferulivora (Griffiths, 1956)Info
Phytomyza horticola (Goureau, 1851)Info
Phytomyza rufipes (Meigen, 1830)Info
Phytomyza tetrasticha (Hendel, 1927)Info
Platystoma chrysotoxum (Hendel, 1913)Info
Psilocurus hypopygialis (Paramonov, 1930)Info
Pyrellia vivida (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rhadinus megalonix (Loew, 1856)Info
Rhyncomya nigripes (Seguy, 1933)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Saropogon albicans (Janssens, 1961)Info
Scatella rufipes (Strobl, 1905)Info
Scathophaga staryi (Sifner, 2000)Info
Spilomyia graciosa (Violovitsh, 1985)Info
Spogostylum arenivagum (Austen, 1937)Info
Spogostylum griseipennis (Macquart, 1850)Info
Spogostylum longipenne (Macquart, 1840)Info
Stenopogon abdulrassuli (Lehr, 1984)Info
Stiphrolamyra sinaitica (Theodor, 1980)Info
Stratiomys ruficornis -> Odontomyia angulataInfo
Synosternus cleopatrae cleopatrae (Rothschild, 1903)Info
Syritta flaviventris (Macquart, 1842)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tabanus arabicus (Macquart, 1839)Info
Tabanus fumidus (Austen, 1923)Info
Tabanus khalafi (Leclercq, 1986)Info
Tabanus polygonus (Walker, 1854)Info
Tabanus pulverifer (Walker, 1854)Info
Tabanus pulvifer (Walker, 1854)Info
Tabanus spectabilis (Loew, 1858)Info
Tabanus strix (Szilady, 1923)Info
Tabanus sufis (Jaennicke, 1867)Info
Tabanus zimini (Olsufjev, 1937)Info
Tephritis mesopotamica (Korneyev & J.dirlbek, 2000)Info
Thereva apicalis -> Anabarhynchus varipesInfo
Therioplectes kuehlhorni (Moucha & Chvala, 1964)Info
Trichina maculata (Klug, 1832)Info
Turka cervinus (Loew, 1856)Info
Turkiella cervinus (Loew, 1856)Info
Species with XBack  Top
Xanthogramma maculipennis (Mik, 1887)Info
Xenopsylla astia (Rothschild, 1911)Info
Xeramoeba oophaga (Zakhvatkin, 1931)Info
120 Species in Brachycera for Iraq 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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