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Distribution path and Subregions of Lesotho (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - Southern Africa - Lesotho
Taxonomy for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Lesotho
Class
Lesotho
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 202 families, 1016 genera, 2044 species
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Subclass
Lesotho
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 200 families, 1013 genera, 2040 species
Tree
Infraclass
Lesotho
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 195 families, 1005 genera, 2027 species
Tree
Superorder
Lesotho
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 108 families, 583 genera, 1167 species
Tree
Order
Lesotho
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 35 families, 161 genera, 271 species
Tree
Suborder
Lesotho
Brachycera (Macquart, 1834) (Short-horned flies)
 27 families, 134 genera, 220 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
Lesotho
    Asilomorpha (Rohdendorf, 1961)
     9 families, 49 genera, 97 species
Infraorder
Lesotho
    Muscomorpha (Woodley, 1989)
     14 families, 74 genera, 106 species
Infraorder
Lesotho
    Stratiomyomorpha (Wood, 1990)
     2 families, 6 genera, 9 species
Infraorder
Lesotho
    Tabanomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (March Flies)
     1 family, 3 genera, 6 species
Infraorder
Lesotho
    Vermileonomorpha (Griffiths, 1994)
     1 family, 2 genera, 2 species

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Family overview for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Lesotho
Acroceridae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesSpider flies
Agromyzidae (Fallen, 1823) - 5 SpeciesLeaf miner flies
Asilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 23 SpeciesRobber flies
Bombyliidae (Latreille, 1802) - 51 SpeciesBee Flies
Brachystomatidae (Melander, 1908) - 2 Species
Calliphoridae (Brauer & Bergenstamm, 1889) - 8 SpeciesBlow flies
Chloropidae (Schoenherr, 1840) - 13 SpeciesEye flies
Dolichopodidae (Latreille, 1809) - 2 SpeciesLong-legged flies
Empididae (Latreille, 1809) - 7 SpeciesDance Flies
Ephydridae (Zetterstedt, 1837) - 2 SpeciesBrine fly
Hybotidae (Meigen, 1820) - 9 SpeciesHybotid flies
Lonchaeidae (Loew, 1861) - 1 SpeciesLonchaeid Flies
Muscidae (Latreille, 1802) - 6 SpeciesHouse flies
Mythicomyiidae (Melander, 1902) - 1 SpeciesMicro Bee Flies
Platystomatidae (Schiner, 1862) - 2 SpeciesSignal flies
Pulicidae (Billberg, 1820) - 6 SpeciesCommon fleas
Rhagionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesSnipe flies
Sarcophagidae (Macquart, 1834) - 14 SpeciesFlesh flies
Scenopinidae (Burmeister, 1835) - 1 SpeciesWindow Flies
Sciomyzidae (Fallen, 1820) - 3 SpeciesMarsh Flies
Sepsidae (Walker, 1833) - 1 SpeciesBlack scavenger flies
Stratiomyidae (Latreille, 1802) - 7 SpeciesSoldier flies
Syrphidae (Latreille, 1802) - 5 SpeciesRat-tailed Maggots
Tabanidae (Latreille, 1802) - 6 SpeciesHorse-fly
Tachinidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 10 SpeciesTachinid Flies
Tephritidae (Newman, 1834) - 30 SpeciesPeacock flies
Vermileonidae (Williston, 1886) - 2 SpeciesWormlions
27 Families with 220 Species in Lesotho
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Species overview - Checklist for Brachycera in Lesotho
Species with ANext  
Acarterus pallidus (Sinclair, 1996)Info
Actinoptera abdita (Munro, 1957)Info
Actinoptera contacta (Munro, 1957)Info
Afraciura quaternaria (Bezzi, 1924)Info
Afrocneros mundus (Loew, 1863)Info
Afrodromia reducta (Smith, 1969)Info
Agromyza ocularis (Spencer, 1961)Info
Ancylorhynchus braunsi (Bromley, 1936)Info
Anthrax badius (Hesse, 1956)Info
Anthrax capicola (Bowden, 1980)Info
Anthrax capicolus (Bowden, 1980)Info
Anthrax diffusus (Wiedemann, 1824)Info
Anthrax pithecius (Fabricius, 1805)Info
Atherimorpha bevisi (Stuckenberg, 1956)Info
Atherimorpha latipennis (Stuckenberg, 1956)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Bactrocera opiliae (Drew & Hardy, 1981)False oriental fruit flyInfo
Bevismyia basuto (Munro, 1957)Info
Billaea capensis (Emden, 1947)Info
Billaea minor (Villeneuve, 1913)Info
Bombomyia discoidea (Fabricius, 1794)Info
Bombomyia fulvontata (Wiedemann, 1818)Info
Bombylella delicata (Wiedemann, 1830)Info
Bombylella ornata (Wiedemann, 1828)Info
Bombylius fulvonotatus (Wiedemann, 1818)Info
Brachystoma apicale (Smith, 1969)Info
Brachystoma apicalis (Smith, 1969)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Calliphora croceipalpis (Jaennicke, 1867)Info
Campiglossa anomalina (Bezzi, 1924)Info
Campiglossa granulata (Munro, 1957)Info
Carcelia peraequalis (Mesnil, 1950)Info
Ceratitis capitata (Wiedemann, 1824)Mediterranean Fruit FlyInfo
Ceratitis rosa (Karsch, 1887)Natal fruit flyInfo
Chlorops minuta (Loew, 1860)Info
Chrysogaster africana (Hull, 1944)Info
Chrysomya chloropyga (Wiedemann, 1818)Info
Corononcodes coronatus (Speiser, 1920)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dacus binotatus (Loew, 1862)Info
Dacus bistrigulatus (Bezzi, 1908)Info
Dacus brevis (Coquillett, 1901)Info
Dacus ciliatus (Loew, 1862)Info
Dacus ficicola (Bezzi, 1915)Info
Dacus frontalis (Becker, 1922)Info
Dacus fuscatus (Wiedemann, 1819)Info
Dacus inopinus (Munro, 1948)Info
Dacus mulgens (Munro, 1932)Info
Dacus scaber (Loew, 1862)Info
Dasiops basutus (Mcalpine, 1960)Info
Delta caffrum (Linnaeus, 1767)Info
Desmella anceps (Loew, 1861)Info
Dischizocera huzuana (Lindner, 1965)Info
Dischizocera vasta (Lindner, 1952)Info
Dischizocera zumpti (Lindner, 1952)Info
Drymodromia pseudofemorata (Smith, 1969)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Echidnophaga gallinacea (Westwood, 1875)Hen fleaInfo
Echidnophaga larina (Jordan & Rothschild, 1906)Info
Elachiptereicus abessynicus (Becker, 1913)Info
Elachiptereicus bistriatus -> Elachiptereicus abessynicusInfo
Empidideicus basutoensis (Hesse, 1967)Info
Empis setitarsus (Smith, 1969)Info
Eristalinus taeniops (Wiedemann, 1818)Band-eyed drone flySite
Eristalis tenax (Linnaeus, 1758)Rat-tailed MaggotSite
Eurina minuta -> Chlorops minutaInfo
Eurycarenus sessilis (Bezzi, 1921)Info
Exhyalanthrax lugens (Loew, 1860)Info
Exoprosopa dux (Wiedemann, 1828)Info
Exoprosopa heros (Wiedemann, 1819)Info
Exoprosopa mimetica (Hesse, 1956)Info
Exoprosopa parva -> Neodiplocampta parvaInfo
Exoprosopa strenua (Loew, 1860)Info
Species with FBack  Next  Top
Fainia albitarsis (Macquart, 1846)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Geron basutoensis (Hesse, 1938)Info
Geron leptocerus (Bezzi, 1921)Info
Geron luctuosus (Bezzi, 1921)Info
Gonarthrus citrinus (Hesse, 1938)Info
Gonarthrus xanthinus (Bezzi, 1921)Info
Goneccalypsis montanus (Londt, 1982)Info
Gonia bimaculata (Wiedemann, 1819)Info
Gonioscelis denticulatus -> Gonioscelis longulusInfo
Gonioscelis longulus (Ricardo, 1925)Info
Gonioscelis mantis (Loew, 1852)Info
Gonioscelis truncatus (Oldroyd, 1974)Info
Gorgopis caffra (Walker, 1856)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Haematopota albihirta (Karsch, 1888)Info
Haematopota bipunctata (Ricardo, 1906)Info
Helina bevisi (Zielke, 1979)Info
Hermannomyia engeli (Hull, 1962)Info
Hermannomyia oldroydi (Londt, 1981)Info
Heteralonia guillarmodi (Hesse, 1956)Info
Heteronychia guillarmodi (Zumpt, 1950)Info
Hilarempis basuta (Smith, 1967)Info
Hilarempis breviseta (Smith, 1967)Info
Hilarempis julianus (Smith, 1967)Info
Holopogon niveoscutum (Hull, 1967)Info
Hoplistomerus nobilis (Loew, 1858)Info
Hydrophorus spinicornis (Loew, 1858)Info
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Ischiolobos niveoscutum (Hull, 1967)Info
Isomyia tristis (Bigot, 1888)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lampromyia pilosula (Engel, 1929)Info
Lasiopleura vittata (Von Schulthess, 1924)Info
Leskia villeneuvei (Emden, 1960)Info
Lethyna gladiatrix (Bezzi, 1920)Info
Liancalus peringueyi (Curran, 1926)Info
Liriomyza mosselensis (Spencer, 1965)Info
Litorhina dilatata (Bezzi, 1912)Info
Litorhina maura (Thunberg, 1827)Info
Lomatia asaphodesma -> Notolomatia asaphodesmaInfo
Lomatia basutoensis -> Notolomatia basutoensisInfo
Lomatia citraria -> Notolomatia citrariaInfo
Lomatia consors -> Notolomatia consorsInfo
Lomatia oreophila -> Notolomatia oreophilaInfo
Lomatia pedunculata -> Notolomatia pedunculataInfo
Lucilia cuprina (Wiedemann, 1830)Australian sheep blowflyInfo
Lucilia sericata -> Lucilia cuprinaCommon green bottle flySite
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Melanochaeta atricornis (Adams, 1905)Info
Melanostoma aenoscutum (Hull, 1964)Info
Meromyza capensis -> Meromyzella capensisInfo
Meromyzella capensis (Loew, 1860)Info
Mesoclanis bruneata (Munro, 1950)Info
Microstylum hobbyi (Bromley, 1947)Info
Miltogramma audacis (Zumpt & Stimie, 1965)Info
Miltogramma basuto (Zumpt & Stimie, 1965)Info
Musca lusoria (Wiedemann, 1824)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Napomyza munroi (Spencer, 1960)Info
Napomyza vivida (Spencer, 1965)Info
Nemoraea natalensis (Villeneuve, 1916)Info
Nemotelus nigribasis (Lindner, 1965)Info
Neoardelio retifrons (Steyskal, 1960)Info
Neodiplocampta parva (Loew, 1869)Info
Neolaparus marginatus (Hull, 1967)Info
Neolaparus sepiapennis (Hull, 1967)Info
Neolophonotus mamathesiana (Bromley, 1947)Info
Neomyia cuprea (Shinonaga & Tumrasvin, 1977)Info
Neomyia peronii (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830)Info
Notiphila montana (Cogan, 1968)Info
Notolomatia asaphodesma (Hesse, 1955)Info
Notolomatia basutoensis (Hesse, 1956)Info
Notolomatia citraria (Hesse, 1955)Info
Notolomatia conocephala (Macquart, 1840)Info
Notolomatia consors (Hesse, 1956)Info
Notolomatia oreophila (Hesse, 1956)Info
Notolomatia pedunculata (Hesse, 1956)Info
Notolomatia pulchriceps (Loew, 1860)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Oligopogon enigmatus (Oldroyd, 1974)Info
Oplodontha pulchriceps (Loew, 1858)Info
Oxycera confinis (Lindner, 1965)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Pachylophus frontalis (Loew, 1858)Info
Pachylophus obscurior (Becker, 1916)Info
Pachylophus proximus (Adams, 1905)Info
Pachylophus splendidus (Adams, 1905)Info
Pandelleia dimorphia (Curran, 1939)Info
Paralimna albonotata (Loew, 1862)Info
Paratachina obliqua (Loew, 1863)Info
Peratomixis miranda (Munro, 1947)Info
Phaonia annulipes (Stein, 1906)Info
Philodicus multicellula (Hull, 1967)Info
Philoliche caffra (Macquart, 1847)Info
Philoliche melanopyga (Wiedemann, 1819)Info
Phytomia incisa (Wiedemann, 1830)Info
Platypalpus impololoi (Smith, 1969)Info
Platypalpus malotiensis (Smith, 1969)Info
Platypalpus tsitsikama (Smith, 1969)Info
Platypalpus tsitsikamai ()Info
Platypalpus vicina ()Info
Platypalpus vicinus (Smith, 1969)Info
Procaviopsylla creusae (Rothschild, 1904)Info
Promachus amastrus (Walker, 1849)Info
Pseudonapomyza spinosa (Spencer, 1973)Info
Pterella stuckenbergi (Zumpt & Stimie, 1965)Info
Pterobates apicalis (Wiedemann, 1821)Info
Pulex irritans (Linnaeus, 1758)Human FleaInfo
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rhabdogaster pedion (Londt, 2006)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Salticella stuckenbergi (Verbeke, 1962)Info
Sarcophaga africa (Wiedemann, 1824)Info
Sarcophaga braunsi (Engel, 1925)Info
Sarcophaga cruentata -> Sarcophaga africaInfo
Sarcophaga erecta -> Sarcophaga hervebaziniInfo
Sarcophaga hervebazini (Seguy, 1934)Info
Sarcophaga vansoni (Zumpt, 1950)Info
Sarcophaga zuluensis (Zumpt, 1950)Info
Scenopinus palmulapalpus (Kelsey, 1969)Info
Scylaticus bromleyi (Londt, 1992)Info
Scylaticus costalis (Wiedemann, 1819)Info
Scylaticus xiphocerus (Bromley, 1952)Info
Senotainia dubiosa (Zumpt, 1961)Info
Senotainia pretoria (Curran, 1936)Info
Sepedon notambe (Speiser, 1910)Info
Sepedonella nana (Verbeke, 1950)Info
Sepsis thoracica (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830)Info
Spathulina arcucincta (Bezzi, 1924)Info
Sphenella nigricornis (Bezzi, 1924)Info
Sphenella rostrata (Munro, 1957)Info
Spogostylum incisurale (Macquart, 1840)Info
Stomorhina guttata (Villeneuve, 1914)Info
Stomorhina lunata (Fabricius, 1805)Info
Stomoxys calcitrans (Linnaeus, 1758)Stable flyInfo
Stuckenbergiola jugorum (Lindner, 1965)Info
Systoechus albidus (Loew, 1860)Info
Systoechus deceptus (Hesse, 1938)Info
Systoechus montanus (Hesse, 1938)Info
Systoechus nigripes (Loew, 1863)Info
Systoechus polioleucus (Hesse, 1938)Info
Systoechus silvaticus (Hesse, 1938)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tabanus albilinea (Walker, 1848)Info
Tabanus minuscularius (Austen, 1912)Info
Tachydromia lilaniensis (Smith, 1969)Info
Tachydromia petrabilis (Smith, 1969)Info
Taxigramma biseta (Villeneuve, 1915)Info
Tephraciura oborinia (Walker, 1849)Info
Tephritis cinerea (Munro, 1931)Info
Teratopomyia cyanea (Fabricius, 1781)Info
Thaumatomyia natalensis (Becker, 1916)Info
Toxophora australis (Hesse, 1938)Info
Trupanea inscia (Munro, 1960)Info
Species with VBack  Next  Top
Vermipardus basuto (Stuckenberg, 1960)Info
Villa loewii (Hesse, 1956)Info
Villa sexfasciata (Wiedemann, 1821)Info
Species with WBack  Next  Top
Wiedemannia rudebecki (Smith, 1967)Info
Winthemia quadrata (Wiedemann, 1830)Info
Species with XBack  Top
Xenopsylla brasiliensis (Baker, 1904)Info
Xenopsylla frayi (De Meillon, 1937)Info
220 Species in Brachycera for Lesotho 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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