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Distribution path and Subregions of Lebanon (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - West Asia - Near East - Lebanon
Taxonomy for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Lebanon
Class
Lebanon
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 286 families, 1196 genera, 2302 species
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Subclass
Lebanon
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 282 families, 1192 genera, 2297 species
Tree
Infraclass
Lebanon
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 278 families, 1186 genera, 2291 species
Tree
Superorder
Lebanon
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 189 families, 921 genera, 1869 species
Tree
Order
Lebanon
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 48 families, 212 genera, 357 species
Tree
Suborder
Lebanon
Brachycera (Macquart, 1834) (Short-horned flies)
 33 families, 99 genera, 140 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
Lebanon
    Asilomorpha (Rohdendorf, 1961)
     8 families, 43 genera, 69 species
Infraorder
Lebanon
    Muscomorpha (Woodley, 1989)
     20 families, 44 genera, 55 species
Infraorder
Lebanon
    Stratiomyomorpha (Wood, 1990)
     3 families, 10 genera, 10 species
Infraorder
Lebanon
    Tabanomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (March Flies)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species

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Family overview for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Lebanon
Anthomyiidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 4 SpeciesAnthomyiid flies
Asilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 10 SpeciesRobber flies
Atelestidae (Hennig, 1970) - 2 Species
Bombyliidae (Latreille, 1802) - 32 SpeciesBee Flies
Calliphoridae (Brauer & Bergenstamm, 1889) - 2 SpeciesBlow flies
Chimeromyiidae (Grimaldi & Cumming, 2009) - 5 Species
Chloropidae (Schoenherr, 1840) - 2 SpeciesEye flies
Diastatidae (Hendel, 1917) - 1 SpeciesBog flies
Dolichopodidae (Latreille, 1809) - 7 SpeciesLong-legged flies
Drosophilidae (Rondani, 1856) - 8 SpeciesFruit flies
Empididae (Latreille, 1809) - 14 SpeciesDance Flies
Ephydridae (Zetterstedt, 1837) - 1 SpeciesBrine fly
Hilarimorphidae (Hendel, 1936) - 1 SpeciesHilarimorphid flies
Hybotidae (Meigen, 1820) - 1 SpeciesHybotid flies
Ironomyiidae (Mcalpine & Martin, 1966) - 1 SpeciesIronic flies
Lonchopteridae (Curtis, 1839) - 2 SpeciesSpear-winged flies
Muscidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesHouse flies
Nycteribiidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 3 SpeciesWingless Bat Flies
Phoridae (Curtis, 1833) - 1 SpeciesScuttle Flies
Platystomatidae (Schiner, 1862) - 1 SpeciesSignal flies
Pulicidae (Billberg, 1820) - 3 SpeciesCommon fleas
Rhagionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 5 SpeciesSnipe flies
Sarcophagidae (Macquart, 1834) - 1 SpeciesFlesh flies
Sciomyzidae (Fallen, 1820) - 2 SpeciesMarsh Flies
Stratiomyidae (Latreille, 1802) - 4 SpeciesSoldier flies
Syrphidae (Latreille, 1802) - 4 SpeciesRat-tailed Maggots
Tabanidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesHorse-fly
Tachinidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 7 SpeciesTachinid Flies
Tephritidae (Newman, 1834) - 5 SpeciesPeacock flies
Tethinidae (Hendel, 1916) -> Canacidae - 1 SpeciesTethinid flies
Therevidae (Newman, 1834) - 2 SpeciesTherevids
Ulidiidae (Macquart, 1835) - 4 SpeciesPicture-winged Flies
Xylomyidae (Verrall, 1901) - 1 SpeciesWood soldier flies
33 Families with 140 Species in Lebanon
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Species overview - Checklist for Brachycera in Lebanon
Species with ANext  
Amictus validus (Loew, 1869)Info
Anarolius rufescens (Theodor, 1980)Info
Anastoechus exalbidus (Wiedemann In Meigen, 1820)Info
Anastoechus nivifrons (Walker, 1871)Info
Anastoechus trisignatus (Portchinsky, 1881)Info
Aneomochtherus libanonensis (Tsacas, 1968)Info
Anthrax bezzianus (Paramonov, 1935)Info
Archaeopsylla erinacei (Bouche, 1835)Info
Archisciada lebanensis (D. A. Grimaldi, 1999)Info
Atelestites senectus (D. A. Grimaldi, 1999)Info
Avenaphora hispida (D. A. Grimaldi, 1999)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Beckerellus androgynus (Loew, 1855)Info
Bombylius mus (Bigot, 1862)Info
Bombylius pumilus (Meigen, 1820)Info
Bombylius simulans (Austen, 1937)Info
Bombylius trichurus (Pallas, 1818)Info
Bombylius venosus (Mikan, 1796)Info
Buquetia musca (Robineau-desvoidy, 1847)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Campichoeta zernyi (Duda, 1934)Info
Ceratitis capitata (Wiedemann, 1824)Mediterranean Fruit FlyInfo
Chaetorellia isais (Hering, 1937)Info
Chimeromyia acuta (D. A. Grimaldi, 1999)Info
Chimeromyia intriguea (D. A. Grimaldi, 1999)Info
Chimeromyia mediobscura (D. A. Grimaldi, 2009)Info
Chimeromyia pilitibia (D. A. Grimaldi, 2009)Info
Chimeromyia reducta (D. A. Grimaldi, 1999)Info
Chlorops syriacus (Becker, 1910)Info
Chrysopilus maerens (Loew, 1873)Info
Clinocera fallaciosa (Loew, 1873)Info
Clinocera litanica (Vaillant & Moubayed, 1998)Info
Clinocera yahfoufana (Vaillant & Moubayed, 1998)Info
Cretahilarimorpha lebanensis (Myskowiak & Al., 2016)Info
Cretoxyla azari (D. A. Grimaldi, 2011)Info
Crobilocerus engeli (Geller-grimm & Hradsky, 1999)Info
Ctenocephalides arabicus (Jordan, 1925)Info
Cytherea barbara (Sack, 1906)Info
Cytherea obscura (Fabricius, 1794)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dioctria valida (Loew, 1856)Info
Dischistus syriacus (Villeneuve, 1912)Info
Dorycera hybrida (Loew, 1862)Info
Drosophila buzzatii (Patterson & Wheeler, 1942)Info
Drosophila hypocausta (Osten Sacken, 1882)Info
Drosophila lebanonensis -> Scaptodrosophila lebanonensisInfo
Drosophila pattersoni -> Drosophila polychaetaInfo
Drosophila polychaeta (Patterson & Wheeler, 1942)Info
Drosophila pseudoargentostriata (Wheeler, 1981)Info
Drosophila stonei -> Drosophila pseudoargentostriataInfo
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Echidnophaga popovi (Ioff & Argyropulo, 1934)Info
Empis haemorrhoica (Loew, 1869)Info
Empis insulata (Collin, 1937)Info
Empis mediterranea (Loew, 1864)Info
Empis morio (Fabricius, 1794)Info
Empis spirifera (Bezzi, 1909)Info
Engelepogon goedli (Loew, 1854)Info
Eristalinus taeniops (Wiedemann, 1818)Band-eyed drone flySite
Eucampsipoda aegyptia (Macquart, 1851)Info
Euthycera flavostriata (Villeneuve, 1912)Info
Eutropha mediterranea (Becker, 1910)Info
Exhyalanthrax albicingulus (Austen, 1936)Info
Exhyalanthrax irrorellus (Klug, 1832)Info
Exoprosopa minos (Meigen, 1804)Info
Exoprosopa pectoralis (Loew, 1874)Info
Exorista larvarum (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Geron griseus (Zaitzev, 1962)Info
Geron krymensis (Paramonov, 1929)Info
Geron olivierii (Macquart, 1840)Info
Gonia secunda (Villeneuve, 1929)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Helina calceataeformis (Schnabl & Dziedzicki, 1911)Info
Hemerodromia hammanica (Vaillant & Moubayed, 1998)Info
Hemerodromia hermelina (Vaillant & Moubayed, 1998)Info
Hemerodromia zarcana (Vaillant & Moubayed, 1998)Info
Hemipenthes velutina (Meigen, 1820)Info
Hercostomus libanicola (Parent, 1933)Info
Heteralonia dispar (Loew, 1869)Info
Hilara bovina (Becker, 1910)Info
Hilara cothurnata (Engel, 1941)Info
Hylemya genurfa (Villeneuve, 1911)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lebambromyia acrai (D. A. Grimaldi, 1999)Info
Lebanoleptis huangi (Angelini & Al., 2016)Info
Leptogaster cylindrica -> Leptogaster guttiventrisStriped slender robberflyInfo
Leptogaster guttiventris (Zetterstedt, 1842)Dashed slender robberflyInfo
Lomachantha rufitarsis (Villeneuve, 1912)Info
Lonchopterites prisca (D. A. Grimaldi, 1999)Info
Lonchopteromorpha asetocella (D. A. Grimaldi, 1999)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Mesobolbomyia acrai (D. A. Grimaldi, 1999)Info
Microphorites extinctus (W. Hennig, 1971)Info
Microphorites oculeus (D. A. Grimaldi, 1999)Info
Microphorites similis (D. A. Grimaldi, 1999)Info
Minthodes diversipes (Strobl, 1899)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nemotelus syriacus (Lindner, 1937)Info
Neomochtherus libanonensis (Tsacas, 1968)Info
Notiphila semimaculata (Becker, 1926)Info
Nycteribia schmidlii (Schiner, 1853)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Odontomyia angulata (Panzer, 1798)Orange-horned green colonelInfo
Otites caph (Loew, 1854)Info
Otites grata (Loew, 1856)Info
Oxycera limbata (Loew, 1862)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Paleochrysopilus hirsutus (D. A. Grimaldi, 1999)Info
Parasarcophaga paularnaudi (Lehrer, 1981)Info
Pegoplata freidbergi (Michelsen, 1989)Info
Pegoplata grandis (Michelsen, 1989)Info
Pegoplata hermonensis (Michelsen, 1989)Info
Pelecocera latifrons (Loew, 1856)Info
Phaetempis lebanensis (D. A. Grimaldi, 1999)Info
Phaonia deleta (Stein, 1898)Info
Pherbellia pilosa (Hendel, 1902)Info
Phthiridium biarticulatum (Hermann, 1804)Info
Phycus appendiculatus (Roder, 1894)Info
Platycheirus meridimontanus (Nielsen, 2004)Info
Platystoma arcuatum (Loew, 1856)Info
Plesiocera algria (Macquart, 1840)Info
Pollenia dasypoda (Portschinsky, 1881)Info
Promachus mustela (Loew, 1854)Info
Pterobates chalybaea (Roder, 1887)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rhagio libanonicus (Szilady, 1934)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Salentia costalis (Wiedemann, 1824)Info
Saropogon ehrenbergii (Loew, 1851)Info
Scaptodrosophila lebanonensis (Wheeler, 1949)Info
Sciapus aberrans (Becker, 1918)Info
Stratiomys ruficornis -> Odontomyia angulataInfo
Strongylogaster lineata (Christ, 1791)Info
Strongylogaster multifasciata (Geoffroy, 1785)Info
Sympycnites primaevus (D. A. Grimaldi, 1999)Info
Syritta subtilis (Becker, 1903)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tabanus eggeri (Schiner, 1868)Info
Terellia quadratula (Loew, 1869)Info
Tethina nigripes (Czerny, 1928)Info
Thaumalea libanica (Edwards, 1932)Info
Thyridanthrax elegans (Wiedemann In Meigen, 1820)Info
Thyridanthrax griseolus (Klug, 1832)Info
Thyridanthrax incanus (Klug, 1832)Info
Timia libani (Gregor, 1970)Info
Toxophora fasciculata (Villers, 1789)Info
Trichinites cretaceus (W. Hennig, 1970)Info
Species with UBack  Next  Top
Urophora calcitrapae (White & Korneyev, 1989)Info
Urophora syriaca (Hendel, 1927)Info
Usia bicolor -> Usia efflatouniInfo
Usia efflatouni (Venturi, 1948)Info
Species with VBack  Next  Top
Villa abbadon (Fabricius, 1794)Info
Species with WBack  Top
Wiedemannia lota (Walker, 1851)Info
140 Species in Brachycera for Lebanon 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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