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Distribution path and Subregions of Israel (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - West Asia - Near East - Israel
Subregions: Jerusalem
Taxonomy for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Israel
Class
Israel
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 328 families, 2357 genera, 6470 species
Tree
Subclass
Israel
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 325 families, 2351 genera, 6462 species
Tree
Infraclass
Israel
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 316 families, 2332 genera, 6438 species
Tree
Superorder
Israel
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 221 families, 1902 genera, 5681 species
Tree
Order
Israel
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 67 families, 606 genera, 1562 species
Tree
Suborder
Israel
Brachycera (Macquart, 1834) (Short-horned flies)
 54 families, 500 genera, 1261 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
Israel
    Asilomorpha (Rohdendorf, 1961)
     10 families, 151 genera, 511 species
Infraorder
Israel
    Muscomorpha (Woodley, 1989)
     42 families, 326 genera, 676 species
Infraorder
Israel
    Stratiomyomorpha (Wood, 1990)
     1 family, 17 genera, 57 species
Infraorder
Israel
    Tabanomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (March Flies)
     1 family, 6 genera, 17 species

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Family overview for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Israel
Agromyzidae (Fallen, 1823) - 30 SpeciesLeaf miner flies
Anthomyiidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 16 SpeciesAnthomyiid flies
Anthomyzidae (Czerny, 1903) - 5 SpeciesAnthomyzid flies
Asilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 182 SpeciesRobber flies
Bombyliidae (Latreille, 1802) - 222 SpeciesBee Flies
Braulidae (Egger, 1853) - 1 SpeciesBee lice
Calliphoridae (Brauer & Bergenstamm, 1889) - 18 SpeciesBlow flies
Camillidae (Frey, 1921) - 4 SpeciesCamillid flies
Canacidae (Jones, 1906) - 1 SpeciesSurge Flies
Carnidae (Newman, 1834) - 2 SpeciesFilth flies
Chamaemyiidae (Hendel, 1910) - 3 SpeciesSilver Flies
Chloropidae (Schoenherr, 1840) - 65 SpeciesEye flies
Clusiidae (Schönherr, 1840) - 1 SpeciesDruid Flies
Conopidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesThick-headed Flies
Dolichopodidae (Latreille, 1809) - 6 SpeciesLong-legged flies
Drosophilidae (Rondani, 1856) - 3 SpeciesFruit flies
Empididae (Latreille, 1809) - 35 SpeciesDance Flies
Ephydridae (Zetterstedt, 1837) - 31 SpeciesBrine fly
Hippoboscidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 4 SpeciesLouse Flies
Hybotidae (Meigen, 1820) - 14 SpeciesHybotid flies
Lauxaniidae (Macquart, 1835) - 13 SpeciesLauxaniid flies
Lonchaeidae (Loew, 1861) - 1 SpeciesLonchaeid Flies
Milichiidae (Schiner, 1862) - 5 SpeciesFilth flies
Muscidae (Latreille, 1802) - 27 SpeciesHouse flies
Mydidae (Bezzi, 1903) - 2 SpeciesMydas flies
Mythicomyiidae (Melander, 1902) - 9 SpeciesMicro Bee Flies
Nannodastiidae (Papp, 1980) - 1 Species
Nemestrinidae (Macquart, 1834) - 8 SpeciesTangle-veined flies
Nycteribiidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 8 SpeciesWingless Bat Flies
Pallopteridae (Loew, 1862) - 1 SpeciesFlutter flies
Periscelididae (Oldenberg, 1914) - 1 SpeciesPeriscelidid Flies
Phoridae (Curtis, 1833) - 5 SpeciesScuttle Flies
Piophilidae (Macquart, 1835) - 1 SpeciesSkipper Flies
Pipunculidae (Walker, 1834) - 20 SpeciesBig-headed Flies
Platypezidae (Fallen, 1815) - 5 SpeciesSmoke Flies
Platystomatidae (Schiner, 1862) - 1 SpeciesSignal flies
Psilidae (Macquart, 1835) - 2 SpeciesRust flies
Pulicidae (Billberg, 1820) - 2 SpeciesCommon fleas
Rhinophoridae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1863) - 12 SpeciesWoodlouse flies
Sarcophagidae (Macquart, 1834) - 29 SpeciesFlesh flies
Scenopinidae (Burmeister, 1835) - 17 SpeciesWindow Flies
Sciomyzidae (Fallen, 1820) - 6 SpeciesMarsh Flies
Sepsidae (Walker, 1833) - 2 SpeciesBlack scavenger flies
Sphaeroceridae (Macquart, 1835) - 4 SpeciesLesser corpse flies
Stratiomyidae (Latreille, 1802) - 57 SpeciesSoldier flies
Streblidae (Kolenati, 1863) - 5 SpeciesBat flies
Syrphidae (Latreille, 1802) - 8 SpeciesRat-tailed Maggots
Tabanidae (Latreille, 1802) - 17 SpeciesHorse-fly
Tachinidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 250 SpeciesTachinid Flies
Tephritidae (Newman, 1834) - 70 SpeciesPeacock flies
Tethinidae (Hendel, 1916) - 8 SpeciesTethinid flies
Therevidae (Newman, 1834) - 16 SpeciesTherevids
Ulidiidae (Macquart, 1835) - 3 SpeciesPicture-winged Flies
Xenasteiidae (Hardy, 1980) - 1 Species
54 Families with 1261 Species in Israel
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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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