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Distribution path and Subregions of Jamaica (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - Caribbean - Caribbean islands - Antilles - Greater Antilles - Jamaica
Taxonomy for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Jamaica
Class
Jamaica
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 272 families, 1646 genera, 3248 species
Tree
Subclass
Jamaica
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 271 families, 1645 genera, 3246 species
Tree
Infraclass
Jamaica
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 266 families, 1618 genera, 3203 species
Tree
Superorder
Jamaica
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 176 families, 1259 genera, 2507 species
Tree
Order
Jamaica
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 59 families, 299 genera, 573 species
Tree
Suborder
Jamaica
Brachycera (Macquart, 1834) (Short-horned flies)
 45 families, 217 genera, 364 species
Site
Tree
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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
Jamaica
    Asilomorpha (Rohdendorf, 1961)
     6 families, 38 genera, 79 species
Infraorder
Jamaica
    Muscomorpha (Woodley, 1989)
     35 families, 168 genera, 262 species
Infraorder
Jamaica
    Stratiomyomorpha (Wood, 1990)
     2 families, 8 genera, 13 species
Infraorder
Jamaica
    Tabanomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (March Flies)
     1 family, 2 genera, 9 species
Infraorder
Jamaica
    Vermileonomorpha (Griffiths, 1994)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species

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Family overview for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Jamaica
Agromyzidae (Fallen, 1823) - 20 SpeciesLeaf miner flies
Anthomyiidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 1 SpeciesAnthomyiid flies
Anthomyzidae (Czerny, 1903) - 1 SpeciesAnthomyzid flies
Asilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 31 SpeciesRobber flies
Bombyliidae (Latreille, 1802) - 18 SpeciesBee Flies
Calliphoridae (Brauer & Bergenstamm, 1889) - 2 SpeciesBlow flies
Canacidae (Jones, 1906) - 1 SpeciesSurge Flies
Chloropidae (Schoenherr, 1840) - 18 SpeciesEye flies
Clusiidae (Schönherr, 1840) - 5 SpeciesDruid Flies
Cypselosomatidae (Hennig, 1958) - 2 SpeciesCypselosomatid flies
Dolichopodidae (Latreille, 1809) - 17 SpeciesLong-legged flies
Drosophilidae (Rondani, 1856) - 15 SpeciesFruit flies
Empididae (Latreille, 1809) - 1 SpeciesDance Flies
Ephydridae (Zetterstedt, 1837) - 10 SpeciesBrine fly
Fanniidae (Schnabl & Dziezicki, 1911) - 2 SpeciesLittle house flies
Hippoboscidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 6 SpeciesLouse Flies
Hybotidae (Meigen, 1820) - 9 SpeciesHybotid flies
Lauxaniidae (Macquart, 1835) - 5 SpeciesLauxaniid flies
Lonchaeidae (Loew, 1861) - 4 SpeciesLonchaeid Flies
Micropezidae (Illiger, 1798) - 2 SpeciesStilt Flies
Milichiidae (Schiner, 1862) - 1 SpeciesFilth flies
Muscidae (Latreille, 1802) - 20 SpeciesHouse flies
Neriidae (Hendel, 1916) - 1 SpeciesStilt-legged flies
Oestridae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesBot flies
Periscelididae (Oldenberg, 1914) - 1 SpeciesPeriscelidid Flies
Phoridae (Curtis, 1833) - 5 SpeciesScuttle Flies
Pipunculidae (Walker, 1834) - 7 SpeciesBig-headed Flies
Psilidae (Macquart, 1835) - 3 SpeciesRust flies
Pulicidae (Billberg, 1820) -> Ischnopsyllidae - 1 SpeciesCommon fleas
Rhagionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesSnipe flies
Sarcophagidae (Macquart, 1834) - 21 SpeciesFlesh flies
Scathophagidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 0 SpeciesDung flies
Sciomyzidae (Fallen, 1820) - 4 SpeciesMarsh Flies
Sepsidae (Walker, 1833) - 4 SpeciesBlack scavenger flies
Sphaeroceridae (Macquart, 1835) - 2 SpeciesLesser corpse flies
Stratiomyidae (Latreille, 1802) - 12 SpeciesSoldier flies
Streblidae (Kolenati, 1863) -> Hippoboscidae - 1 SpeciesBat flies
Syrphidae (Latreille, 1802) - 24 SpeciesRat-tailed Maggots
Tabanidae (Latreille, 1802) - 9 SpeciesHorse-fly
Tachinidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 42 SpeciesTachinid Flies
Tanypezidae (Rondani, 1856) - 1 SpeciesTanypezid flies
Tephritidae (Newman, 1834) - 17 SpeciesPeacock flies
Tethinidae (Hendel, 1916) - 3 SpeciesTethinid flies
Therevidae (Newman, 1834) - 3 SpeciesTherevids
Ulidiidae (Macquart, 1835) - 9 SpeciesPicture-winged Flies
Vermileonidae (Williston, 1886) - 1 SpeciesWormlions
46 Families with 364 Species in Jamaica
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Species overview - Checklist for Brachycera in Jamaica
Species with ANext  
Allograpta funeralia (Hull, 1944)Info
Allotrichoma jamaicense (Mathis, 1991)Info
Alujamyia farri (Norrbom, 2006)Info
Amauromyza maculosa (Malloch, 1913)Info
Anastrepha acidusa (Walker, 1849)Info
Anastrepha longimacula (Greene, 1934)Info
Anastrepha murrayi (Norrbom, 1998)Info
Anastrepha obliqua -> Anastrepha crebraWest Indian fruit flyInfo
Anastrepha ocresia (Walker, 1849)Info
Anastrepha suspensa -> Anastrepha fraterculusGuava fruit flyInfo
Andrenosoma aricenniae (Farr, 1965)Info
Andrenosoma avicenniae (Farr, 1965)Info
Andrenosoma lewisi (Farr, 1965)Info
Anisia vanderwulpi (Townsend, 1892)Info
Anthomyza gracilis -> Hydrophoria linogriseaInfo
Anthrax delicatula (Walker, 1849)Info
Anthrax ignifera -> Exoprosopa insigniferaInfo
Anthrax latreillei -> Ligyra latreilleiInfo
Anthrax proserpina (Wiedemann, 1828)Info
Anthrax subfascia (Walker, 1849)Info
Antillonerius cinereus (Roder, 1885)Info
Apachekolos clavipes (Johnson, 1897)Info
Apallates convexus (Loew, 1866)Info
Aphiochaeta spinifemorata -> Diocophora spinifemorataInfo
Argyrophylax gowdeyi (Curran, 1928)Info
Argyrophylax trisetosa (Curran, 1928)Info
Asyndetus wirthi (Robinson, 1997)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Beameromyia chrysops (Martin, 1957)Info
Beameromyia graminicola (Farr, 1963)Info
Beameromyia melana (Scarbrough, 1997)Info
Belvosia ferruginosa (Townsend, 1895)Info
Bengalia arawakia (Lehrer, 2006)Info
Bezzimyia jamaica (Pape & Arnaud, 2001)Info
Biorbitella nigronotata (Duda, 1930)Info
Bithoracochaeta leucoprocta (Wiedemann, 1830)Info
Blaesoxipha jamacoorum (Dodge, 1965)Info
Blondelia albopilosa (Curran, 1926)Info
Blondelia incompleta (Curran, 1928)Info
Boettcheria parkeri (Aldrich, 1916)Info
Bombylius plumipes (Drury, 1773)Info
Brachyodina metzi (Johnson, 1919)Info
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Cadrema pallida (Loew, 1866)Info
Caenacantha liburna (Walker, 1849)Info
Calycomyza arcuata (Zlobin, 1996)Info
Calycomyza eupatorivora (Spencer, 1973)Info
Calycomyza humeralis (Roser, 1840)Aster leafminerInfo
Calycomyza jamaicana (Zlobin, 1996)Info
Calycomyza obscura (Spencer, 1973)Info
Cephalops stygius (Hardy, 1948)Info
Cephalosphaera jamaicensis (Johnson, 1919)Info
Ceriana daphnaeus (Walker, 1849)Info
Cerotainia jamaicensis (Johnson, 1919)Info
Cerotainia macrocera (Say, 1823)Info
Chaetohermetia insularis (James, 1977)Info
Chaetopleurophora jamaicensis (Brues, 1919)Info
Chrysopilus jamaicensis (Johnson, 1894)Info
Chymomyza jamaicensis (Grimaldi, 1986)Info
Cladochaeta howdeni (Grimaldi & Nguyen, 1999)Info
Cladochaeta jamaicensis (Grimaldi & Nguyen, 1999)Info
Clasiopella uncinata (Hendel, 1914)Info
Condylostylus albiciliatus (Van Duzee, 1927)Info
Condylostylus albihirtus (Van Duzee, 1929)Info
Condylostylus bifimbriatus (Aldrich, 1901)Info
Condylostylus graenicheri (Van Duzee, 1927)Info
Condylostylus suavium (Walker, 1849)Info
Condylostylus tarsatus (Van Duzee, 1932)Info
Condylostylus umbrinervis (Parent, 1933)Info
Conioscinella tripunctata (Curran, 1926)Info
Copestylum exeugenia (Curran, 1953)Info
Copestylum hispaniolae (Thompson, 1981)Info
Copestylum intona (Curran, 1928)Info
Copestylum pseudopallens (Thompson, 1981)Info
Copestylum vacuum (Fabricius, 1775)Info
Cyamops neotropicus (Hennig, 1969)Info
Cylindromyia decora (Aldrich, 1926)Info
Cylindromyia dotatas (Walker, 1849)Info
Cyphomyia acuminata (James, 1940)Info
Cyphomyia albomaculata (Macquart, 1834)Info
Cyphomyia chalybea (Wiedemann, 1824)Info
Cyrtoneurina scutellata (Johnson, 1919)Info
Czernyola brunneivibrissa (Lonsdale & Marshall, 2006)Info
Czernyola weemsi (Lonsdale & Marshall, 2006)Info
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Dagus wirthi (Mathis, 1983)Info
Dasiops brevicornis (Williston, 1896)Info
Dexosarcophaga ruthae (Dodge, 1965)Info
Diathoneura euryopa (Duda, 1925)Info
Dictya insularis (Steyskal, 1954)Info
Dictya jamaica (Orth, 1991)Info
Diocophora spinifemorata (Malloch, 1912)Info
Diphuia zatwarnickii (Mathis, 1990)Info
Dorilas latifrons -> Microcephalops latifronsInfo
Dorilas stygius -> Cephalops stygiusInfo
Drapetis bacis (Walker, 1849)Info
Drapetis flavicornis (Melander, 1918)Info
Drapetis simplicipes (Melander, 1918)Info
Drapetis stictica (Rogers, 1983)Info
Drapetis upsilon (Melander, 1918)Info
Drino rhoëo (Walker, 1849)Info
Drino rhoeo (Walker, 1849)Info
Drosophila belladunni (Heed & Krishnamurthy, 1959)Info
Drosophila dacunhai (Mourao & Bicudo, 1967)Info
Drosophila neoalagitans (Villeneuve, 1933)Info
Drosophila paraguttata (Thompson, 1957)Info
Drosophila parisiena (Heed, 1991)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Efferia caudex (Walker, 1849)Info
Efferia gossei (Farr, 1965)Info
Efferia haloesus (Walker, 1849)Info
Elcaribe abdominalis (Fabricius, 1805)Info
Elcaribe obscurus (Coquillett, 1893)Info
Elmohardyia gowdeyi (Curran, 1928)Info
Enlinia crassipes (Robinson, 1975)Info
Enlinia farri (Robinson, 1975)Info
Enlinia jamaicensis (Robinson, 1975)Info
Eucelatoria carinata (Townsend, 1927)Info
Eucelatoria jamaicensis (Curran, 1926)Info
Eudorylas cressoni (Johnson, 1919)Info
Euhybus spiniger (Melander, 1927)Info
Eurhabdus jamaicensis (Farr, 1973)Info
Eutreta jamaicensis (Stoltzfus, 1977)Info
Euxesta annonae (Fabricius, 1794)Cornsilk FlyInfo
Euxesta avala (Walker, 1849)Info
Euxesta costalis (Fabricius, 1794)Info
Euxesta juncta (Coquillett, 1904)Info
Euxesta pusio (Loew, 1868)Info
Euxesta stigmatias (Loew, 1868)Cornsilk flyInfo
Exoprosopa ignifera (Walker, 1849)Info
Exoprosopa insignifera (Evenhuis & Greathead, 1999)Info
Exoprosopa subfascia (Walker, 1849)Info
Exoristini venusa (Curran, 1928)Info
Species with FBack  Next  Top
Fannia intensica (Curran, 1928)Info
Fannia trimaculata (Stein, 1898)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Gasterophilus intestinalis (De Geer, 1776)Horse throat bot flyInfo
Geron farri (Scarbrough, 1985)Info
Gnadochaeta pollinosa (Curran, 1926)Info
Gowdeyana mirabilis (Curran, 1928)Info
Grallipeza pleuritica (Johnson, 1894)Info
Gymnodia debilis (Williston, 1896)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Harmstonia acuta (Robinson, 1975)Info
Harmstonia jamaicensis (Robinson, 1975)Info
Helina albuquerquei (Pont, 1972)Info
Helina discreta -> Helina albuquerqueiInfo
Hemipenthes bigradatus (Loew, 1869)Info
Hexachaeta dinia (Walker, 1849)Info
Hippelates dorsalis (Loew, 1869)Info
Hippelates saundersi (Kumm, 1936)Info
Hippelates turneri (Kumm, 1936)Info
Hoplocheiloma fabricii (Steyskal, 1968)Info
Hoplodictya spinicornis (Loew, 1866)Info
Hyadina penalbovenosa (Clausen, 1983)Info
Hydrophoria linogrisea (Meigen, 1826)Info
Hyperalonia gargantua -> Ligyra cerberusInfo
Hystriciella aurifrons -> Jurinella pilosaInfo
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Icosta propinqua (Walker, 1849)Info
Species with JBack  Next  Top
Jamacaria albofenestrata (Curran, 1928)Info
Jurinella epileuca (Walker, 1849)Info
Jurinella pilosa (Drury, 1773)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lamprempis viridis (Coquillett, 1895)Info
Laphria thoracica (Fabricius, 1805)Info
Lemnaphila neotropica (Lizarralde De Grosso, 1977)Info
Lepidodexia albihirta (Dodge, 1965)Info
Lepidodexia atrata (Dodge, 1965)Info
Lepidodexia dissimilis (Dodge, 1965)Info
Lepidodexia nigribimbo (Dodge, 1965)Info
Lepidodexia villipes (Dodge, 1965)Info
Lepidosina gibba (Spuler, 1925)Info
Leptogaster bengryi (Farr, 1963)Info
Leptogaster jamaicensis (Farr, 1963)Info
Leptogaster longipes (Walker, 1858)Info
Leptogaster martini (Farr, 1963)Info
Leschenaultia jurinioides (Townsend, 1895)Info
Leschenaultia nigrisquamis (Townsend, 1892)Info
Lespesia xychus (Walker, 1849)Info
Leucophenga neovaria (Wheeler, 1960)Info
Ligyra cerberus (Fabricius, 1794)Info
Ligyra latreillei (Wiedemann, 1830)Info
Ligyra proserpina (Wiedemann, 1828)Info
Limnophora exul (Williston, 1896)Info
Limnophora pica (Macquart, 1851)Info
Linnaemya compacta -> Linnaemyini compactaInfo
Linnaemyini compacta (Curran, 1926)Info
Liohippelates apicatus (Malloch, 1913)Info
Liohippelates flaviceps (Loew, 1863)Info
Liohippelates flavipes (Loew, 1866)Info
Liohippelates tibialis (Duda, 1930)Info
Liriomyza asteriphila (Zlobin, 1996)Info
Liriomyza commelinae (Frost, 1931)Info
Liriomyza eupatorii (Kaltenbach, 1874)Info
Liriomyza marginalis (Malloch, 1913)Info
Liriomyza sativae (Blanchard, 1938)Vegetable leafminerInfo
Liriomyza sorosis (Williston, 1896)Info
Lixophaga grisea (Curran, 1926)Info
Lonchaea orchidearum (Townsend, 1895)Info
Lucilia lucigerens (James, 1971)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Mallophora bellengeri (Farr, 1965)Info
Mallophora bellingeri (Farr, 1965)Info
Masicera protoparcis -> Drino rhoeoInfo
Mastigimas reseri (Burckhardt, Queiroz & Drohojowska, 2013)Info
Mastigimas schwarzi (Tuthill, 1945)Info
Medetera jamaicensis (Curran, 1928)Info
Megistopoda aranea (Coquillett, 1899)Info
Melanagromyza compositoides (Spencer, 1963)Info
Melanagromyza minima (Malloch, 1913)Info
Melanagromyza splendida (Frick, 1953)Info
Melanagromyza virens (Loew, 1869)Info
Melanagromyza vulgata (Spencer, 1973)Info
Meromacrus farri (Thompson, 1981)Info
Microcephalops latifrons (Hardy, 1948)Info
Microdon violens (Townsend, 1895)Info
Micromedetera wirthi (Robinson, 1975)Info
Microsepsis armillata (Melander & Spuler, 1917)Info
Microsepsis limnetica (Ozerov, 1993)Info
Milichiella argenteocincta (Johnson, 1919)Info
Minilimosina niveipennis (Malloch, 1914)Info
Monochaetoscinella anonyma (Williston, 1896)Info
Morellia basalis (Walker, 1853)Info
Morellia flavicornis (Macquart, 1848)Info
Morellia maculipennis (Macquart, 1846)Info
Musca hirta -> Thereva nobilitataInfo
Mycodrosophila nigropleura (Wheeler & Takada, 1963)Info
Myospila obsoleta (Brauer & Bergenstamm, 1891)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Neodexiopsis flavipes (Williston, 1896)Info
Neodexiopsis rufitibia (Stein, 1919)Info
Neodexiopsis tenuicornis (Wulp, 1896)Info
Neodiplocampta painteri (Hull & Martin, 1974)Info
Neodiplocampta parva (Loew, 1869)Info
Neogriphoneura corrugata (De Mello & V.c. Silva, 2008)Info
Neomuscina farri (Dodge, 1955)Info
Neomuscina rufoscutella (Dodge, 1955)Info
Neotanygastrella antillea (Wheeler, 1957)Info
Neotephritis bruesi (Bates, 1933)Info
Neotermes castaneus (Burmeister, 1839)Southern Damp-wood TermiteInfo
Nerax caudex (Walker, 1849)Info
Nerax gossei (Farr, 1965)Info
Nerax haloesus (Walker, 1849)Info
Nostima williamsi (Edmiston & Mathis, 2005)Info
Nostima xenoptera (Edmiston & Mathis, 2005)Info
Nothomyia alticola (James, 1977)Info
Nothomyia flavipes (James, 1977)Info
Nothomyia intensica (Curran, 1928)Info
Nothomyia woodruffi (James, 1977)Info
Notogramma cimiciformis (Loew, 1868)Info
Notogramma stigma (Fabricius, 1798)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Ocyptamus cylindricus (Fabricius, 1781)Info
Ocyptamus infuscatus (Bigot, 1884)Info
Ocyptamus iris (Austen, 1893)Info
Ocyptamus oenone (Hull, 1949)Info
Ocyptamus sagittiferus (Austen, 1893)Info
Ocyptamus superbus (Thompson, 1981)Info
Odontomyia albomaculata -> Cyphomyia albomaculataInfo
Olcella pleuralis (Becker, 1912)Info
Olcella trilineata (Duda, 1930)Info
Olfersia spinifera (Leach, 1817)Frigate bird flyInfo
Olfersia spinifera unicolor (Walker, 1849)Info
Ommatius alexanderi (Farr, 1965)Info
Ommatius jamaicensis (Farr, 1965)Info
Ommatius oreophilus (Farr, 1965)Info
Ommatius saccas (Walker, 1849)Info
Ophiomyia valida (Spencer, 1973)Info
Opsidia jamaica (Pape, 1989)Info
Ornithoica vicina (Walker, 1849)Info
Oxysarcodexia corolla (Dodge, 1965)Info
Oxysarcodexia dorisae (Dodge, 1965)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Pachyopella multicolor (Johnson, 1919)Info
Paedarium neotropicum (Curran, 1926)Info
Paedarium parvum (Aldrich, 1926)Info
Palaeosepsis furcata (Melander & Spuler, 1917)Info
Palpada atrimana (Loew, 1866)Info
Paracanace lebam (Mathis & Wirth, 1978)Info
Paradidyma jamaicensis (Curran, 1928)Info
Paradidyma rufipes (Curran, 1926)Info
Paradidyma rufopalpus (Curran, 1926)Info
Paralimna plumbiceps (Cresson, 1916)Info
Paralimna sera (Cresson, 1933)Info
Paraliodrosophila antennata (Wheeler, 1957)Info
Paramycodrosophila nephelea (Wheeler, 1968)Info
Parastenopa fallax (Johnson, 1919)Info
Peckia buethni (Dodge, 1965)Info
Peckia incerta (Walker, 1853)Info
Peckia nicasia (Lopes, 1941)Info
Penniverpa insular (Webb, 2008)Info
Phaonia jamaicensis (Barros De Carvalho, 1983)Info
Phellopteron farri (Hull, 1962)Info
Pherbellia guttata (Coquillett, 1901)Info
Philornis sperophila (Townsend, 1895)Info
Phorocera monensis -> Sturmiini monensisInfo
Phorocera venusa -> Exoristini venusaInfo
Phytobia unica (Spencer, 1973)Info
Phytoliriomyza jamaicensis (Zlobin, 1996)Info
Plesiomma lineatum (Fabricius, 1781)Info
Poecilolycia annulipes (Johnson, 1919)Info
Polymorphomyia basilica (Snow, 1894)Info
Pseudacteon antiguensis (Malloch, 1912)Info
Pseudacteon grandis -> Pseudacteon antiguensisInfo
Pseudogaurax floridensis (Sabrosky, 1950)Info
Pseudogriphoneura bivittata (Curran, 1928)Info
Pseudogriphoneura flavipennis (Curran, 1928)Info
Psilonyx arawak (Farr, 1963)Info
Psilopus bifimbriatus -> Condylostylus bifimbriatusInfo
Pterellipsis aranea -> Megistopoda araneaInfo
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Ravinia effrenata (Walker, 1861)Info
Rhagoletis jamaicensis (Foote, 1981)Info
Rhinopomyzella albimana (Hennig, 1969)Info
Rhinopomyzella nigrimana (Hennig, 1969)Info
Rhopalopterum limitatum (Becker, 1912)Info
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Sarcodexia lambens (Wiedemann, 1830)Info
Sarcofahrtiopsis diembroma (Dodge, 1965)Info
Sarcofahrtiopsis jamaicensis (Dodge, 1965)Info
Sarcophaga adamsii -> Ravinia effrenataInfo
Sarcophaga parkeri -> Boettcheria parkeriInfo
Sargus alchidas (Walker, 1849)Info
Sargus bagosas (Walker, 1849)Info
Sargus viridis (Say, 1823)Info
Schildia jamaicensis (Farr, 1962)Info
Sciapus cilicostatus (Van Duzee, 1927)Info
Sepsis furcata -> Palaeosepsis furcataInfo
Siphunculina striolatus (Wiedemann, 1830)Info
Sobarocephala bistrigata (Kertesz, 1903)Info
Sobarocephala liturata (Melander & Argo, 1924)Info
Sobarocephala nigrohumeralis (Curran, 1928)Info
Spathidexia dunningii (Coquillett, 1895)Info
Stenodexia foxii (Johnson, 1919)Info
Stenotabanus jamaicensis (Newstead, 1909)Info
Stenotabanus parallelus (Walker, 1848)Info
Stenotabanus parallelus alene (Townsend, 1895)Info
Stilbometopa fulvifrons (Walker, 1849)Info
Stomatodexia tinctisquamae (Curran, 1926)Info
Sturmia imperalis -> Sturmiini imperalisInfo
Sturmiini imperalis (Curran, 1926)Info
Sturmiini monensis (Curran, 1926)Info
Syneches inversus (Curran, 1928)Info
Syneches jamaicensis (Wilder, 1974)Info
Syneches pallidus (Wilder, 1974)Info
Synthesiomyia nudiseta (Wulp, 1883)Info
Syrphus vockerothi (Thompson, 1981)Info
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Tabanus aurantium (Philip, 1958)Info
Tabanus lewisi (Philip, 1957)Info
Tabanus lucidulus (Walker, 1848)Info
Tabanus obumbratus (Bequaert, 1940)Info
Tabanus tardinotus (Bequaert, 1940)Info
Tabanus townsendi (Johnson, 1919)Info
Tephritis bruesi -> Neotephritis bruesiInfo
Tethina albula (Loew, 1869)Info
Tethina lisae (Foster & Mathis, 1998)Info
Tethina seriata (Melander, 1952)Info
Tetreuaresta obscuriventris (Loew, 1873)Info
Thereva nobilitata (Fabricius, 1775)Common stilettoInfo
Titanogrypa fimbriata (Aldrich, 1916)Info
Toxomerus elinorae (Thompson, 1981)Info
Toxomerus musicus (Fabricius, 1805)Info
Toxomerus pictus (Macquart, 1842)Info
Toxomerus violaceus (Curran, 1926)Info
Toxomerus watsoni (Curran, 1930)Info
Trichopsomyia antillensis (Thompson, 1981)Info
Trigonomma fossulatum (De Saussure, 1867)Info
Tunga penetrans (Linnaeus, 1758)ChigoeInfo
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Urophora jamaicensis (Steyskal, 1979)Info
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Vermileo tibialis (Walker, 1852)Info
Villa fusca (Fabricius, 1805)Info
Voria parva (Johnson, 1920)Info
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Xanthacrona bipustulata (Wulp, 1899)Info
Xanthandrus setifemoratus (Thompson, 1981)Info
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Zenillia gowdeyi (Curran, 1926)Info
Zonosemata minuta (Bush, 1965)Info
Zygothrica vitrea (Grimaldi, 1987)Info
364 Species in Brachycera for Jamaica 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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