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Distribution path and Subregions of Malta (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Europe - Malta
Taxonomy for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Malta
Class
Malta
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 149 families, 922 genera, 1826 species
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Subclass
Malta
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 147 families, 920 genera, 1824 species
Tree
Infraclass
Malta
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 144 families, 914 genera, 1817 species
Tree
Superorder
Malta
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 105 families, 768 genera, 1457 species
Tree
Order
Malta
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 21 families, 58 genera, 96 species
Tree
Suborder
Malta
Brachycera (Macquart, 1834) (Short-horned flies)
 17 families, 52 genera, 88 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
Malta
    Asilomorpha (Rohdendorf, 1961)
     5 families, 18 genera, 30 species
Infraorder
Malta
    Muscomorpha (Woodley, 1989)
     11 families, 27 genera, 45 species
Infraorder
Malta
    Stratiomyomorpha (Wood, 1990)
     1 family, 7 genera, 13 species

Family overview for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Malta
Acroceridae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesSpider flies
Agromyzidae (Fallen, 1823) - 16 SpeciesLeaf miner flies
Asilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 4 SpeciesRobber flies
Bombyliidae (Latreille, 1802) - 16 SpeciesBee Flies
Chyromyidae (Hendel, 1916) - 6 SpeciesChiromyid flies
Dolichopodidae (Latreille, 1809) - 2 SpeciesLong-legged flies
Ephydridae (Zetterstedt, 1837) - 4 SpeciesBrine fly
Hybotidae (Meigen, 1820) - 7 SpeciesHybotid flies
Muscidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesHouse flies
Phoridae (Curtis, 1833) - 2 SpeciesScuttle Flies
Sarcophagidae (Macquart, 1834) - 2 SpeciesFlesh flies
Sphaeroceridae (Macquart, 1835) - 2 SpeciesLesser corpse flies
Stratiomyidae (Latreille, 1802) - 13 SpeciesSoldier flies
Syrphidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesRat-tailed Maggots
Tachinidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 4 SpeciesTachinid Flies
Tephritidae (Newman, 1834) - 3 SpeciesPeacock flies
Tethinidae (Hendel, 1916) - 3 SpeciesTethinid flies
17 Families with 88 Species in Malta


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Species overview - Checklist for Brachycera in Malta
Species with ANext  
Agromyza nana (Meigen, 1830)Info
Amauromyza maltensis (Cerny, 2004)Info
Anoplodonta nigrirostris (Loew, 1866)Info
Anthrax dentata (Becker, 1907)Info
Anthrax leucogaster -> Anthrax trifasciatusInfo
Anthrax trifasciatus (Meigen, 1804)Info
Anthrax virgo (Egger, 1859)Info
Aphaniosoma clitellatum (Ebejer, 1993)Info
Aphaniosoma melitensis (Ebejer, 1993)Info
Aphaniosoma proximum (Ebejer, 1998)Info
Aphaniosoma spatulatum (Ebejer, 1993)Info
Aphaniosoma trochanteratum (Ebejer, 1993)Info
Atissa hepaticoloris (Becker, 1903)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Bombylius citrinus (Loew, 1855)Info
Bombylius diagonalis (Wiedemann, 1820)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Caloparyphus atriventris (Coquillett, 1902)Info
Caloparyphus flaviventris (James, 1936)Info
Capparimyia savastani (Martelli, 1911)Info
Ceratitis capitata (Wiedemann, 1824)Mediterranean Fruit FlyInfo
Cerdistus erythruroides (Theodor, 1980)Info
Chersodromia anisopyga (Plant, 1995)Info
Chersodromia suda (Plant, 1995)Info
Chromatomyia horticola -> Phytomyza horticolaPhytomyza horticolaInfo
Clairvillia pninae (Kugler, 1971)Info
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Elachisoma pilosum (Duda, 1924)Info
Euparyphus mutabilis (Adams, 1903)Info
Exoprosopa grandis (Wiedemann In Meigen, 1820)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Geron macquarti (Greathead, 1999)Info
Gymnochiromyia fallax (Ebejer, 1998)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Habropogon striatus (Fabricius, 1794)Info
Hydrellia balciunasi (Bock, 1990)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Laphystia erberi (Schiner, 1865)Info
Liriomyza bryoniae (Kaltenbach, 1858)Info
Liriomyza congesta (Becker, 1903)Info
Liriomyza melitensis (Spencer, 1973)Info
Liriomyza orbona (Meigen, 1830)Info
Liriomyza richteri (Hering, 1927)Info
Liriomyza trifolii (Burgess, 1880)Chrysanthemum leaf minerSite
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Microphor rostellatus (Loew, 1864)Info
Musca conducens (Walker, 1859)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nemotelus anchora (Loew, 1846)Info
Nemotelus canadensis (Loew, 1863)Info
Neopachygaster maculicornis (Hine, 1902)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Odontomyia hoodiana (Bigot, 1887)Info
Ogcodes schembrii (Chvala, 1980)Info
Ortochile soccata (Loew, 1850)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Paracoenia turbida (Curran, 1927)Info
Paragus coadunatus (Rondani, 1847)Info
Pelina latiforma (Clausen, 1973)Info
Petrorossia hespera (Rossi, 1790)Info
Phytomyza anemones (Hering, 1925)Info
Phytomyza clematidis -> Phytomyza loewiiInfo
Phytomyza conyzae (Hendel, 1920)Info
Phytomyza ferulae dauci (Hering, 1927)Info
Phytomyza ferulivora (Griffiths, 1956)Info
Phytomyza horticola (Goureau, 1851)Info
Phytomyza orobanchia (Kaltenbach, 1864)Info
Platypalpus australis (Grootaert, 1995)Info
Platypalpus gatti (Grootaert, 1995)Info
Platypalpus longicauda (Grootaert & Chvala, 1992)Info
Platypalpus maltensis (Grootaert & Chvala, 1992)Info
Platypalpus planti (Grootaert, 1995)Info
Pseudacteon pusillus (Borgmeier, 1968)Info
Pullimosina zayensis (Marshall, 1986)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Sarcophaga novercoides (Bottcher, 1913)Info
Sarcophaga villeneuveana (Enderlein, 1928)Info
Schembria meridionalis (Rondani, 1861)Info
Spallanzania rectistylum (Macquart, 1847)Info
Spiniphora punctipennis (Zetterstedt, 1848)Info
Spogostylum isis (Meigen, 1820)Info
Spogostylum tripunctatum (Wiedemann In Meigen, 1820)Info
Stratiomys barbata (Loew, 1866)Info
Stratiomys currani (James, 1932)Info
Stratiomys discaloides (Curran, 1922)Info
Stratiomys longicornis (Scopoli, 1763)Long-horned generalInfo
Stratiomys nevadae (Bigot, 1887)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tachina praeceps (Meigen, 1824)Info
Tethina melitensis (Munari, 2004)Info
Tethina ochracea -> Tethina pallipesInfo
Tethina pallipes (Loew, 1865)Info
Thyridanthrax elegans (Wiedemann In Meigen, 1820)Info
Thyridanthrax polyphemus (Wiedemann In Meigen, 1820)Info
Tolmerus pyragra (Zeller, 1840)Info
Species with UBack  Next  Top
Urophora mauritanica (Macquart, 1851)Info
Usia forcipata (Brullé, 1833)Info
Usia versicolor (Fabricius, 1787)Info
Species with VBack  Next  Top
Villa cana (Meigen, 1804)Info
Species with XBack  Top
Xylota fuscicolor (Bigot, 1884)Info
88 Species in Brachycera for Malta 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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