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Distribution path and Subregions of Latvia (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Europe - North Europe - Baltic region - Baltic States - Latvia
Taxonomy for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Latvia
Class
Latvia
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 251 families, 2165 genera, 6092 species
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Subclass
Latvia
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 250 families, 2164 genera, 6090 species
Tree
Infraclass
Latvia
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 244 families, 2156 genera, 6078 species
Tree
Superorder
Latvia
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 201 families, 1891 genera, 5432 species
Tree
Order
Latvia
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 37 families, 202 genera, 566 species
Tree
Suborder
Latvia
Brachycera (Macquart, 1834) (Short-horned flies)
 25 families, 75 genera, 158 species
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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
Latvia
    Asilomorpha (Rohdendorf, 1961)
     3 families, 10 genera, 19 species
Infraorder
Latvia
    Muscomorpha (Woodley, 1989)
     18 families, 52 genera, 99 species
Infraorder
Latvia
    Stratiomyomorpha (Wood, 1990)
     2 families, 6 genera, 10 species
Infraorder
Latvia
    Tabanomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (March Flies)
     2 families, 7 genera, 30 species

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Family overview for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Latvia
Agromyzidae (Fallen, 1823) - 1 SpeciesLeaf miner flies
Anthomyzidae (Czerny, 1903) - 1 SpeciesAnthomyzid flies
Athericidae (Stuckenberg, 1973) - 2 SpeciesWater snipe flies
Bombyliidae (Latreille, 1802) - 16 SpeciesBee Flies
Chloropidae (Schoenherr, 1840) - 2 SpeciesEye flies
Dolichopodidae (Latreille, 1809) - 1 SpeciesLong-legged flies
Drosophilidae (Rondani, 1856) - 1 SpeciesFruit flies
Ephydridae (Zetterstedt, 1837) - 1 SpeciesBrine fly
Hybotidae (Meigen, 1820) - 2 SpeciesHybotid flies
Lauxaniidae (Macquart, 1835) - 1 SpeciesLauxaniid flies
Lonchopteridae (Curtis, 1839) - 1 SpeciesSpear-winged flies
Micropezidae (Illiger, 1798) - 1 SpeciesStilt Flies
Odiniidae (Hendel, 1920) - 1 SpeciesOdiniid flies
Oestridae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesBot flies
Pipunculidae (Walker, 1834) - 2 SpeciesBig-headed Flies
Scathophagidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 3 SpeciesDung flies
Sciomyzidae (Fallen, 1820) - 2 SpeciesMarsh Flies
Sphaeroceridae (Macquart, 1835) - 2 SpeciesLesser corpse flies
Stratiomyidae (Latreille, 1802) - 8 SpeciesSoldier flies
Syrphidae (Latreille, 1802) - 58 SpeciesRat-tailed Maggots
Tabanidae (Latreille, 1802) - 27 SpeciesHorse-fly
Tachinidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 18 SpeciesTachinid Flies
Tephritidae (Newman, 1834) - 1 SpeciesPeacock flies
Ulidiidae (Macquart, 1835) - 2 SpeciesPicture-winged Flies
Xylophagidae (Fallen, 1810) - 3 SpeciesAwl-flies
25 Families with 158 Species in Latvia
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Species overview - Checklist for Brachycera in Latvia
Species with ANext  
Anastoechus setosus (Loew, 1855)Info
Anthrax varius (Fabricius, 1794)Info
Anthrax zonabriphagus (Portchinsky, 1895)Info
Atherix ibis (Fabricus, 1798)Yellow-legged water-snipeflyInfo
Atherix marginata (Fabricius, 1781)Info
Atylotus fulvus (Meigen, 1804)Golden horseflyInfo
Atylotus rusticus (Linnaeus, 1761)Four-lined horseflyInfo
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Bactrocera tsuneonis (Miyake, 1919)Info
Beris clavipes (Linnaeus, 1767)Scarce orange legionnaireInfo
Beris vallata (Forster, 1771)Bright four-spined legionnaireInfo
Bombylius ambustus (Pallas, 1818)Info
Bombylius analis (Olivier, 1789)Info
Bombylius canescens (Mikan, 1796)Western bee-flyInfo
Bombylius diagonalis (Wiedemann, 1820)Info
Bombylius discolor -> Bombylius mediusDotted bee-flyInfo
Bombylius fimbratus (Meigen, 1820)Info
Bombylius medius (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Bombylius venosus (Mikan, 1796)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Chalarus spurius (Fallen, 1816)Info
Chamaeshyrphus lusitanicus (Mik, 1898)Info
Cheilosia albipila (Meigen, 1838)Info
Cheilosia albitarsis (Meigen, 1822)Info
Cheilosia antiqua (Meigen, 1822)Info
Cheilosia bergenstammi (Becker, 1894)Info
Cheilosia carbonaria (Egger, 1860)Info
Cheilosia chloris -> Cheilosia fraternaInfo
Cheilosia cynocephala (Loew, 1840)Info
Cheilosia flavipes -> Cheilosia bergenstammiInfo
Cheilosia fraterna (Meigen, 1830)Info
Cheilosia illustrata (Harris, 1780)Info
Cheilosia impressa (Loew, 1840)Info
Cheilosia latifrons (Zetterstedt, 1843)HoverflyInfo
Cheilosia longula (Zetterstedt, 1838)Info
Cheilosia morio (Zetterstedt, 1838)Info
Cheilosia mutabilis (Fallen, 1817)Info
Cheilosia pagana (Meigen, 1822)Info
Cheilosia pubera -> Cheilosia antiquaInfo
Cheilosia velutina (Loew, 1840)Info
Cheilosia vernalis (Fallen, 1817)Info
Chrysogaster cemiteriorum (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Chrysogaster chalybeata -> Merodon chalybeusInfo
Chrysogaster solstitialis (Fallen, 1817)Info
Chrysops caecutiens (Linnaeus, 1758)Splayed deer flyInfo
Chrysops relictus (Meigen, 1820)Twin-lobed deerflyInfo
Chrysops rufipes (Meigen, 1820)Brown-tailInfo
Chrysops viduatus (Fabricius, 1794)Square-spot deerflyInfo
Chrysotachina ruficornis (Walker, 1853)Info
Chrysotoxum bicinctum (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Chrysotoxum festivum (Linnaeus, 1758)Site
Conophorus virescens (Fabricius, 1789)Info
Copromyza nigrina (Gimmerthal, 1847)Info
Cordilura albofasciata (Gimmerthal, 1846)Info
Cordilura marginipennis (Gimmerthal, 1847)Info
Cordilura zetterstedti (Gimmerthal, 1846)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dasysyrphus venustus (Meigen, 1822)Info
Didea alneti (Fallen, 1817)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Elachisoma pilosum (Duda, 1924)Info
Epistrophe grossulariae (Meigen, 1882)Info
Epistrophe nitidicollis (Meigen, 1822)Info
Eristalis cryptarum (Fabricius, 1794)Bog hoverflyInfo
Eristalis horticola (De Geer, 1776)Site
Eristalis interrupta (Poda, 1761)Site
Eristalis intricaria (Linnaeus, 1758)Site
Eristalis lineata -> Eristalis horticolaSite
Eristalis pertinax (Scopoli, 1763)Site
Eristalis rupium (Fabricius, 1805)Info
Ernestia laevigata (Meigen, 1838)Info
Eupeodes corollae (Fabricius, 1794)Vagrant HoverflySite
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Gasterophilus lativentris (Brauer, 1858)Info
Gaurax strobilum (Karps, 1983)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Haematopota crassicornis (Wahlberg, 1848)Black-horned clegInfo
Haematopota pluvialis (Linnaeus, 1758)Notch-horned clegInfo
Haematopota subcylindrica (Pandelle, 1883)Levels clegInfo
Helophilus affinis (Wahlberg, 1844)Info
Helophilus pendulus (Linnaeus, 1758)Site
Herina frondescentiae (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Herina paludum (Fallen, 1820)Info
Hybomitra arpadi (Szilady, 1923)Info
Hybomitra ciureai (Seguy, 1937)Levels yellow-horned horseflyInfo
Hybomitra distinguenda (Verrall, 1909)Bright horseflyInfo
Hybomitra kaurii (Chvala & Lyneborg, 1970)Info
Hybomitra lundbecki (Lyneborg, 1959)Info
Hybomitra lurida (Fallen, 1817)Broad-headed horseflyInfo
Hybomitra montana (Meigen, 1820)Slender-horned horseflyInfo
Hybomitra muehlfeldi (Brauer, 1880)Broadland horseflyInfo
Hybomitra nigricornis (Zetterstedt, 1842)Info
Hybomitra nitidifrons (Szilady, 1914)Rock Horse FlyInfo
Hybomitra solstitialis (Meigen, 1820)Scarce forest horseflyInfo
Hybomitra tarandina (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Ilione rossica (Mayer, 1953)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lipara baltica (Karps, 1978)Info
Lonchoptera cingulata (Gimmerthal, 1846)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Medeterites molestus (Meunier, 1907)Info
Medina albifrontalis (Gimmerthal, 1842)Info
Melanostoma mellinum (Linnaeus, 1758)Site
Merodon chalybeus (Wiedemann In Meigen, 1822)Info
Microdon devius (Linnaeus, 1761)Info
Micropeza kawalli (Gimmerthal, 1847)Info
Myathropa florea (Linnaeus, 1758)Site
Myiathropa florea ()Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nemorilla xylosteana (Gimmerthal, 1834)Info
Nemotelus nigrinus (Fallen, 1817)All-black snoutInfo
Nemotelus uliginosus (Linnaeus, 1767)Barred snoutInfo
Neoalticomerus formosus (Loew, 1844)Info
Notiphila dorsata (Stenhammar, 1844)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Odontomyia microleon (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Oedalea pennata (Gimmerthal, 1842)Info
Ophiomyia cursae (Pakalniskis, 1994)Info
Oxycera pygmaea (Fallen, 1817)Pygmy soldierInfo
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Panzeria laevigata (Meigen, 1838)Info
Panzeria minor -> Panzeria laevigataInfo
Parasyrphus lineolus (Zetterstedt, 1843)Info
Parasyrphus macularis (Zetterstedt, 1843)Info
Parasyrphus vittiger (Zetterstedt, 1843)Info
Pelecocera tricincta (Meigen, 1822)Info
Philipomyia aprica (Meigen, 1820)Info
Phthiria gaedii (Wiedemann In Meigen, 1820)Info
Phthiria pulicarius (Mikan, 1796)Info
Pipunculus dimi (Kuznetzov, 1991)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Sapromyza sexmaculata (Sasakawa, 2001)Info
Scaeva baltica (Kuznetzov, 1985)Info
Sciomyza lucida (Hendel, 1902)Info
Sericomyia silentis (Harris, 1776)Info
Sphaerophoria interrupta (Jones, 1917)Info
Sphaerophoria scripta (Linnaeus, 1758)Hover FlySite
Sphaerophoria taeniata (Meigen, 1822)Info
Stegana similis (Lastovka & Maca, 1982)Info
Stiphrosoma humerale (Rohacek & Barber, 2005)Info
Stratiomys equestris (Meigen, 1835)Info
Stratiomys potamida (Meigen, 1822)Banded generalInfo
Strongylogaster filicis (Klug, 1817)Info
Strongylogaster lineata (Christ, 1791)Info
Strongylogaster macula (Klug, 1817)Info
Strongylogaster xanthocera (Stephens, 1835)Info
Syritta pipiens (Linnaeus, 1758)Thick-legged hoverflySite
Syrphus ribesii (Linnaeus, 1758)Site
Syrphus vitripennis (Meigen, 1822)Info
Systoechus ctenopterus (Mikan, 1787)Site
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tabanus autumnalis (Linnaeus, 1761)Large marsh horseflyInfo
Tabanus bovinus -> Tabanus autumnalisPale giant horse-flySite
Tabanus bromius (Linnaeus, 1758)Band-eyed brown horseflyInfo
Tabanus maculicornis (Zetterstedt, 1842)Narrow-winged horseflyInfo
Tabanus sudeticus (Zeller, 1842)Dark giant horseflySite
Tachina corylana (Gimmerthal, 1834)Info
Tachina fischeri (Gimmerthal, 1834)Info
Tachina gimmerthali (Gimmerthal, 1834)Info
Tachina lindemanni (Gimmerthal, 1834)Info
Tachina pudibunda (Gimmerthal, 1829)Info
Tachina ruficornis -> Chrysotachina ruficornisInfo
Tachydromia semihyalipennis (Gimmerthal, 1847)Info
Thereva cincta -> Thereva nobilitataInfo
Thereva nobilitata (Fabricius, 1775)Common stilettoInfo
Species with VBack  Next  Top
Villa occulta (Wiedemann In Meigen, 1820)Info
Volucella pellucens (Linnaeus, 1758)Pellucid HoverflySite
Species with XBack  Top
Xylophagus ater (Meigen, 1804)Common awl-flyInfo
Xylophagus compeditus -> Xylophagus aterInfo
Xylophagus junki (Szilady, 1932)Glenmore awl-flyInfo
Xylota tarda (Meigen, 1822)Info
158 Species in Brachycera for Latvia 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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