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Distribution path and Subregions of Jordan (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - West Asia - Near East - Jordan
Taxonomy for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Jordan
Class
Jordan
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 169 families, 768 genera, 1355 species
Tree
Subclass
Jordan
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 168 families, 767 genera, 1353 species
Tree
Infraclass
Jordan
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 163 families, 761 genera, 1347 species
Tree
Superorder
Jordan
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 122 families, 610 genera, 1129 species
Tree
Order
Jordan
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 31 families, 80 genera, 145 species
Tree
Suborder
Jordan
Brachycera (Macquart, 1834) (Short-horned flies)
 20 families, 60 genera, 104 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
Jordan
    Asilomorpha (Rohdendorf, 1961)
     8 families, 36 genera, 68 species
Infraorder
Jordan
    Muscomorpha (Woodley, 1989)
     10 families, 22 genera, 34 species
Infraorder
Jordan
    Stratiomyomorpha (Wood, 1990)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species
Infraorder
Jordan
    Tabanomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (March Flies)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species

Family overview for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Jordan
Agromyzidae (Fallen, 1823) - 2 SpeciesLeaf miner flies
Anthomyiidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 2 SpeciesAnthomyiid flies
Asilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 24 SpeciesRobber flies
Atelestidae (Hennig, 1970) - 1 Species
Bombyliidae (Latreille, 1802) - 16 SpeciesBee Flies
Calliphoridae (Brauer & Bergenstamm, 1889) - 2 SpeciesBlow flies
Dolichopodidae (Latreille, 1809) - 3 SpeciesLong-legged flies
Empididae (Latreille, 1809) - 17 SpeciesDance Flies
Ephydridae (Zetterstedt, 1837) - 5 SpeciesBrine fly
Hybotidae (Meigen, 1820) - 4 SpeciesHybotid flies
Lauxaniidae (Macquart, 1835) - 1 SpeciesLauxaniid flies
Micropezidae (Illiger, 1798) - 1 SpeciesStilt Flies
Muscidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesHouse flies
Scenopinidae (Burmeister, 1835) - 2 SpeciesWindow Flies
Stratiomyidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesSoldier flies
Tabanidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesHorse-fly
Tachinidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 9 SpeciesTachinid Flies
Tephritidae (Newman, 1834) - 10 SpeciesPeacock flies
Tethinidae (Hendel, 1916) -> Canacidae - 1 SpeciesTethinid flies
Therevidae (Newman, 1834) - 1 SpeciesTherevids
20 Families with 104 Species in Jordan


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Species overview - Checklist for Brachycera in Jordan
Species with ANext  
Adia cinerella (Fallen, 1825)Info
Amphisbetetus ruazi (Theodor, 1980)Info
Anarolius bicolor (Theodor, 1980)Info
Anastoechus exalbidus (Wiedemann In Meigen, 1820)Info
Anastoechus nivifrons (Walker, 1871)Info
Anastoechus trisignatus (Portchinsky, 1881)Info
Aneomochtherus hermonensis (Theodor, 1980)Info
Aneomochtherus illustris (Schiner, 1867)Info
Anthomyia confusanea (Michelsen In Michelsen & Báez, 1985)Info
Apoclea inarticulata (Theodor, 1980)Info
Apoclea parvula (Theodor, 1980)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Bactrocera cucurbitae (Coquillett, 1899)Melon flyInfo
Bactrocera dorsalis (Hendel, 1912)Oriental fruit flyInfo
Bactrocera limbifera (Bezzi, 1919)Info
Bactrocera philippinensis (Drew & Hancock, 1994)Philippines fruit flyInfo
Bicellaria femorata (Collin, 1960)Info
Bicellaria ingrata (Collin, 1960)Info
Bombylisoma flavibarbum (Loew, 1855)Info
Bombylius argentifacies (Austen, 1937)Info
Bombylius canescens (Mikan, 1796)Western bee-flyInfo
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Caecanthrax arabica (Macquart, 1840)Info
Ceratitis capitata (Wiedemann, 1824)Mediterranean Fruit FlyInfo
Chaetorellia conjuncta (Becker, 1913)Info
Chaetorellia succinea -> Chaetorellia conjunctaGreen scaleInfo
Chalcochiton argyrocephalus (Macquart, 1840)Info
Chalcochiton aureus (Fabricius, 1794)Info
Chersodromia tschirnhausi (Stark, 1995)Info
Chetogena aegyptiaca (Villeneuve, 1923)Info
Crossopalpus subaenescens (Collin, 1960)Info
Ctenota brunnea (Theodor, 1980)Info
Curvus khuludi (Kaddumi, 2005)Info
Cytherea albolineata (Bezzi, 1925)Info
Cytherea barbara (Sack, 1906)Info
Cytherea delicata (Becker, 1906)Info
Cytherea dispar (Loew, 1873)Info
Cytherea fenestrata (Loew, 1873)Info
Cytherea nucleorum (Becker, 1902)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dacus calirayae (Drew & Hancock, 1998)Info
Dacus ciliatus (Loew, 1862)Info
Dasyphora pratorum (Meigen, 1826)Info
Delta dimidiatipenne (Saussure, 1852)Info
Delta esuriens (Fabricius, 1787)Info
Delta hottentotum elegans (De Saussure, 1852)Info
Delta lepeleterii (Saussure, 1852)Info
Delta lepeletierii (Cameron, 1910)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Empis cilicauda (Collin, 1960)Info
Empis dasycera (Collin, 1960)Info
Empis earina (Collin, 1960)Info
Empis haemorrhoica (Loew, 1869)Info
Empis leucotricha (Collin, 1960)Info
Empis mirifica (Collin, 1960)Info
Empis occlusa (Collin, 1960)Info
Empis palaestinensis (Engel, 1946)Info
Empis pexata (Collin, 1960)Info
Empis pleurica (Collin, 1960)Info
Empis spiralis (Collin, 1937)Info
Empis syriaca (Collin, 1937)Info
Ephydra flavipes (Macquart, 1843)Info
Eutolmus palestinensis (Theodor, 1980)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Galactopogon hispidus (Engel, 1929)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Habropogon aegyptius (Efflatoun, 1937)Info
Habropogon decipiens (Theodor, 1980)Info
Habropogon tricolor (Theodor, 1980)Info
Haematopota minuscularia (Austen, 1920)Info
Heteropogon nubilus (Wiedemann In Meigen, 1820)Info
Heteropogon palaestinensis (Theodor, 1980)Info
Hilara comes (Collin, 1960)Info
Hilara megalochira (Collin, 1937)Info
Homalometopus albiditinctus -> Homalometopus castaneusInfo
Homalometopus castaneus (Mathis, 1984)Info
Species with JBack  Next  Top
Japanagromyza salicifolii (Collin, 1911)Info
Jothopogon leucomallus (Loew, 1871)Info
Species with KBack  Next  Top
Kurnubempis palistinicus (H. F. Kaddumi, 2007)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Leptogaster tomentosa (Oldroyd, 1972)Info
Linnaemya neavi (Curran, 1934)Info
Linnaemya vulpinoides (Baranov, 1932)Info
Lucilia cuprina (Wiedemann, 1830)Australian sheep blowflyInfo
Lucilia sericata -> Lucilia cuprinaCommon green bottle flySite
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Metatrichia bilituna (Kelsey, 1981)Info
Metatrichia bilituua (Kelsey, 1981)Info
Micropeza nigra (Loew, 1874)Info
Microphor rostellatus (Loew, 1864)Info
Minettia palaestinensis (Papp, 1981)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nemotelus brachystomus (Loew, 1846)Info
Neomochtherus illustris (Schiner, 1867)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Phycus insignis (Loew, 1874)Info
Phytomyza horticola (Goureau, 1851)Info
Pycnopogon mixtus (Loew, 1847)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rhamphomyia biserialis (Collin, 1960)Info
Rhamphomyia lamellata (Collin, 1926)Info
Rhamphomyia tenuipes (Becker, 1907)Info
Rhynchopsilopa nitidissima (Hendel, 1931)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Saropogon dubiosus (Theodor, 1980)Info
Saropogon fulvus (Theodor, 1980)Info
Scatella rufipes (Strobl, 1905)Info
Sphaeniscus trifasciatus (Korneyev & Dirlbek, 2000)Info
Spogostylum ocyale (Wiedemann, 1828)Info
Stenopogon pseudosabaudus (Lehr, 1963)Info
Stenopogon theodori (Lehr, 1984)Info
Stichopogon deserti (Theodor, 1980)Info
Stiphrolamyra sinaitica (Theodor, 1980)Info
Syntormon pallipes (Fabricius, 1794)Info
Species with TBack  Top
Tethina incisuralis (Macquart, 1851)Info
Thereva semirufa (Krober, 1912)Info
104 Species in Brachycera for Jordan 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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