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Distribution path and Subregions of Kuwait (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - West Asia - Near East - Kuwait
Taxonomy for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Kuwait
Class
Kuwait
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 30 families, 70 genera, 124 species
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Subclass
Kuwait
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 30 families, 70 genera, 124 species
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Infraclass
Kuwait
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 30 families, 70 genera, 124 species
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Superorder
Kuwait
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 18 families, 53 genera, 96 species
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Order
Kuwait
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 3 families, 12 genera, 19 species
Tree
Suborder
Kuwait
Brachycera (Macquart, 1834) (Short-horned flies)
 2 families, 10 genera, 16 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
Kuwait
    Asilomorpha (Rohdendorf, 1961)
     1 family, 9 genera, 15 species
Infraorder
Kuwait
    Muscomorpha (Woodley, 1989)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species

Family overview for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Kuwait
Bombyliidae (Latreille, 1802) - 15 SpeciesBee Flies
Milichiidae (Schiner, 1862) - 1 SpeciesFilth flies
2 Families with 16 Species in Kuwait


Species overview - Checklist for Brachycera in Kuwait
Anastoechus exalbidus (Wiedemann In Meigen, 1820)Info
Anastoechus nivifrons (Walker, 1871)Info
Anastoechus trisignatus (Portchinsky, 1881)Info
Antonia suavissima (Loew, 1856)Info
Bombylella atra (Scopoli, 1763)Info
Bombylius pumilus (Meigen, 1820)Info
Cytherea alexandrina (Becker, 1902)Info
Cytherea delicata (Becker, 1906)Info
Cytherea fenestrata (Loew, 1873)Info
Cytherea nucleorum (Becker, 1902)Info
Heteralonia lugubris (Macquart, 1840)Info
Heteralonia mucorea (Klug, 1832)Info
Leptometopa kaszabi (Papp, 1976)Info
Parageron aurata (Fabricius, 1794)Info
Sparnopolius megacephalus (Portschinsky, 1887)Info
Usia taeniolata (Fabricius, 1794)Info
16 Species in Brachycera for Kuwait listed
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

Keywords
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