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Distribution path and Subregions of Madagascar (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - East Africa - Indian Ocean islands - Madagascar
Subregions: Antananarivo Province, Antsiranana Province, Fianarantsoa Province, Mahajanga Province, Toamasina Province, Toliara Province
Taxonomy for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Madagascar
Class
Madagascar
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 460 families, 5769 genera, 23241 species
Tree
Subclass
Madagascar
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 454 families, 5756 genera, 23225 species
Tree
Infraclass
Madagascar
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 440 families, 5695 genera, 23043 species
Tree
Superorder
Madagascar
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 309 families, 4714 genera, 20505 species
Tree
Order
Madagascar
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 82 families, 629 genera, 2261 species
Tree
Suborder
Madagascar
Brachycera (Macquart, 1834) (Short-horned flies)
 63 families, 473 genera, 1507 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
Madagascar
    Asilomorpha (Rohdendorf, 1961)
     9 families, 79 genera, 317 species
Infraorder
Madagascar
    Muscomorpha (Woodley, 1989)
     49 families, 340 genera, 993 species
Infraorder
Madagascar
    Stratiomyomorpha (Wood, 1990)
     3 families, 34 genera, 107 species
Infraorder
Madagascar
    Tabanomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (March Flies)
     1 family, 19 genera, 89 species
Infraorder
Madagascar
    Vermileonomorpha (Griffiths, 1994)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species

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Family overview for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Madagascar
Acroceridae (Leach, 1815) - 9 SpeciesSpider flies
Agromyzidae (Fallen, 1823) - 35 SpeciesLeaf miner flies
Anthomyiidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 4 SpeciesAnthomyiid flies
Anthomyzidae (Czerny, 1903) - 5 SpeciesAnthomyzid flies
Asilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 180 SpeciesRobber flies
Asteiidae (Rondani, 1856) - 2 SpeciesAsteiid Flies
Athericidae (Stuckenberg, 1973) - 2 SpeciesWater snipe flies
Aulacigastridae (Wollaston, 1864) - 1 SpeciesSap flies
Bombyliidae (Latreille, 1802) - 17 SpeciesBee Flies
Calliphoridae (Brauer & Bergenstamm, 1889) - 55 SpeciesBlow flies
Canacidae (Jones, 1906) - 8 SpeciesSurge Flies
Chloropidae (Schoenherr, 1840) - 22 SpeciesEye flies
Clusiidae (Schönherr, 1840) - 1 SpeciesDruid Flies
Coelopidae (Hendel, 1910) - 1 SpeciesKelp Flies
Conopidae (Latreille, 1802) - 13 SpeciesThick-headed Flies
Ctenostylidae (Bigot, 1882) - 1 Species
Curtonotidae (Duda, 1934) - 7 SpeciesQuasimodo flies
Diopsidae (Billberg, 1820) - 10 SpeciesStalk-eyed flies
Dolichopodidae (Latreille, 1809) - 72 SpeciesLong-legged flies
Drosophilidae (Rondani, 1856) - 31 SpeciesFruit flies
Empididae (Latreille, 1809) - 1 SpeciesDance Flies
Ephydridae (Zetterstedt, 1837) - 40 SpeciesBrine fly
Fanniidae (Schnabl & Dziezicki, 1911) - 2 SpeciesLittle house flies
Heteromyzidae (Fallen, 1820) - 2 SpeciesHeleomyzid flies
Hippoboscidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 13 SpeciesLouse Flies
Lauxaniidae (Macquart, 1835) - 4 SpeciesLauxaniid flies
Lonchaeidae (Loew, 1861) - 4 SpeciesLonchaeid Flies
Marginidae (Mcalpine, 1991) - 1 Species
Micropezidae (Illiger, 1798) - 7 SpeciesStilt Flies
Milichiidae (Schiner, 1862) - 4 SpeciesFilth flies
Muscidae (Latreille, 1802) - 121 SpeciesHouse flies
Mydidae (Bezzi, 1903) - 7 SpeciesMydas flies
Mythicomyiidae (Melander, 1902) - 2 SpeciesMicro Bee Flies
Neminidae (Mcalpine, 1983) - 3 SpeciesNobody Flies
Neriidae (Hendel, 1916) - 1 SpeciesStilt-legged flies
Neurochaetidae (Mcalpine, 1978) - 19 SpeciesUpside-Down Flies
Nycteribiidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 8 SpeciesWingless Bat Flies
Periscelididae (Oldenberg, 1914) - 1 SpeciesPeriscelidid Flies
Phoridae (Curtis, 1833) - 19 SpeciesScuttle Flies
Piophilidae (Macquart, 1835) - 1 SpeciesSkipper Flies
Pipunculidae (Walker, 1834) - 21 SpeciesBig-headed Flies
Platypezidae (Fallen, 1815) - 14 SpeciesSmoke Flies
Platystomatidae (Schiner, 1862) - 11 SpeciesSignal flies
Psilidae (Macquart, 1835) - 25 SpeciesRust flies
Pulicidae (Billberg, 1820) - 10 SpeciesCommon fleas
Pyrgotidae (Schiner, 1868) - 22 SpeciesPyrgotid Flies
Rhagionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 28 SpeciesSnipe flies
Sarcophagidae (Macquart, 1834) - 27 SpeciesFlesh flies
Scenopinidae (Burmeister, 1835) - 6 SpeciesWindow Flies
Sciomyzidae (Fallen, 1820) - 3 SpeciesMarsh Flies
Sepsidae (Walker, 1833) - 8 SpeciesBlack scavenger flies
Sphaeroceridae (Macquart, 1835) - 10 SpeciesLesser corpse flies
Stratiomyidae (Latreille, 1802) - 77 SpeciesSoldier flies
Streblidae (Kolenati, 1863) - 2 SpeciesBat flies
Syrphidae (Latreille, 1802) - 122 SpeciesRat-tailed Maggots
Tabanidae (Latreille, 1802) - 89 SpeciesHorse-fly
Tachinidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 186 SpeciesTachinid Flies
Tanypezidae (Rondani, 1856) - 4 SpeciesTanypezid flies
Tephritidae (Newman, 1834) - 78 SpeciesPeacock flies
Tethinidae (Hendel, 1916) - 3 SpeciesTethinid flies
Therevidae (Newman, 1834) - 23 SpeciesTherevids
Ulidiidae (Macquart, 1835) - 1 SpeciesPicture-winged Flies
Vermileonidae (Williston, 1886) - 1 SpeciesWormlions
63 Families with 1507 Species in Madagascar
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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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