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Distribution path and Subregions of Mauritius (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - East Africa - Indian Ocean islands - Mauritius
Taxonomy for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Mauritius
Class
Mauritius
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 183 families, 965 genera, 1786 species
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Subclass
Mauritius
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 182 families, 964 genera, 1785 species
Tree
Infraclass
Mauritius
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 178 families, 947 genera, 1755 species
Tree
Superorder
Mauritius
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 122 families, 742 genera, 1415 species
Tree
Order
Mauritius
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 30 families, 110 genera, 207 species
Tree
Suborder
Mauritius
Brachycera (Macquart, 1834) (Short-horned flies)
 23 families, 90 genera, 159 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
Mauritius
    Asilomorpha (Rohdendorf, 1961)
     3 families, 15 genera, 31 species
Infraorder
Mauritius
    Muscomorpha (Woodley, 1989)
     18 families, 72 genera, 123 species
Infraorder
Mauritius
    Stratiomyomorpha (Wood, 1990)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species
Infraorder
Mauritius
    Tabanomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (March Flies)
     1 family, 2 genera, 4 species

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Family overview for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Mauritius
Agromyzidae (Fallen, 1823) - 12 SpeciesLeaf miner flies
Anthomyzidae (Czerny, 1903) - 1 SpeciesAnthomyzid flies
Asilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 10 SpeciesRobber flies
Bombyliidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesBee Flies
Calliphoridae (Brauer & Bergenstamm, 1889) - 13 SpeciesBlow flies
Chloropidae (Schoenherr, 1840) - 2 SpeciesEye flies
Dolichopodidae (Latreille, 1809) - 19 SpeciesLong-legged flies
Drosophilidae (Rondani, 1856) - 6 SpeciesFruit flies
Hippoboscidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 1 SpeciesLouse Flies
Lauxaniidae (Macquart, 1835) - 2 SpeciesLauxaniid flies
Muscidae (Latreille, 1802) - 23 SpeciesHouse flies
Neriidae (Hendel, 1916) - 1 SpeciesStilt-legged flies
Nycteribiidae (Samouelle, 1819) -> Hippoboscidae - 1 SpeciesWingless Bat Flies
Pipunculidae (Walker, 1834) - 1 SpeciesBig-headed Flies
Psilidae (Macquart, 1835) - 2 SpeciesRust flies
Sarcophagidae (Macquart, 1834) - 11 SpeciesFlesh flies
Sphaeroceridae (Macquart, 1835) - 2 SpeciesLesser corpse flies
Stratiomyidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesSoldier flies
Syrphidae (Latreille, 1802) - 8 SpeciesRat-tailed Maggots
Tabanidae (Latreille, 1802) - 4 SpeciesHorse-fly
Tachinidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 15 SpeciesTachinid Flies
Tephritidae (Newman, 1834) - 21 SpeciesPeacock flies
Tethinidae (Hendel, 1916) -> Canacidae - 1 SpeciesTethinid flies
23 Families with 159 Species in Mauritius
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Species overview - Checklist for Brachycera in Mauritius
Species with ANext  
Actinoptera vinsoni (Munro, 1946)Info
Amygdalops thomasseti (Lamb, 1914)Info
Argyrochlamys impudicus (Lamb, 1922)Info
Asilus dioctriaeformis (Macquart, 1846)Info
Atherigona fenestralis (Deeming, 1987)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Bactrocera correcta (Bezzi, 1916)Info
Bactrocera cucurbitae (Coquillett, 1899)Melon flyInfo
Bactrocera curcubitae (Coquillett, 1899)Info
Bactrocera dorsalis (Hendel, 1912)Oriental fruit flyInfo
Bactrocera montyana (Munro, 1984)Info
Bactrocera zonata -> Bactrocera correctaInfo
Bengalia depressa -> Bengalia gaillardiInfo
Bengalia gaillardi (Sourcouf & Guyon, 1912)Info
Bickelia parallela (Macquart, 1842)Info
Borborus nitens -> Copromyzini nitensInfo
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Cadurcia lucens (Villeneuve, 1926)Info
Cadurcia vinsoni (Mesnil, 1952)Info
Cephalops hemistilbus (Hardy, 1961)Info
Ceratitis capitata (Wiedemann, 1824)Mediterranean Fruit FlyInfo
Ceratitis catoirii (Guérin-méneville, 1843)Info
Ceratitis malgassa (Munro, 1939)Info
Ceratitis rosa (Karsch, 1887)Natal fruit flyInfo
Chaetonerius alluaudi (Giglio-tos, 1895)Info
Chrysomya albiceps (Wiedemann, 1819)Site
Chrysomya bezziana (Villeneuve, 1914)ScrewwormInfo
Chrysomya chloropyga (Wiedemann, 1818)Info
Chrysomya megacephala (Fabricius, 1794)Oriental latrine flyInfo
Chrysomya pfefferi (Bigot, 1877)Info
Chrysomya putoria -> Chrysomya chloropygaScrewwormInfo
Chrysosoma leucopogon (Wiedemann, 1824)Info
Coenosia exigua (Stein, 1910)Info
Conioscinella araneolicida (Lamb, 1937)Info
Cophinopoda matilei (Tsacas & Artigas, 1994)Info
Copromyzini nitens (Macquart, 1843)Info
Craterophorus currani (Grichanov, 1998)Info
Cyclopodia dubia (Westwood, 1835)Info
Cydistomyia jactum (Oldroyd, 1949)Info
Cydistomyia major (Oldroyd, 1964)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dacus ciliatus (Loew, 1862)Info
Dacus demmerezi (Bezzi, 1917)Info
Dacus sigmoides -> Dacus ciliatusInfo
Dasypogoninae stigmatizans (Fabricius, 1805)Info
Dexia dejeanii (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830)Info
Dexia rustica (Fabricius, 1775)Info
Dioctria stigmatizans -> Dasypogoninae stigmatizansInfo
Drino atropivora (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830)Info
Drino flaviseta (Thomson, 1869)Info
Drosophila ananassae (Doleschall, 1858)Info
Drosophila mauritiana (Walker, 1853)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Episyrphus circularis (Hull, 1941)Info
Eristalinus amoenus (Macquart, 1850)Info
Eristalinus arvorum (Fabricius, 1787)Info
Eristalinus cressoni (Hull, 1941)Info
Eristalinus cupreus (Macquart, 1842)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Goniinae boscii (Macquart, 1843)Info
Gymnodia gentilis (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hebecnema semiflava (Stein, 1913)Info
Hemipyrellia germana (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830)Info
Homoneura quadrivitta (Walker, 1849)Info
Hydrotaea fuliginosa (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Laphria coerulescens (Macquart, 1834)Info
Laphria cyaneogaster (Macquart, 1838)Info
Laphria submetallica (Macquart, 1838)Info
Lepidodexia cognata (Walker, 1853)Info
Limnophora atra -> Syllimnophora atraInfo
Limnophora exigua (Wiedemann, 1830)Info
Limnophora soror (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830)Info
Liriomyza brassicae (Riley, 1885)Serpentine leaf minerInfo
Liriomyza huidobrensis (Blanchard, 1926)Pea leafminerInfo
Liriomyza trifolii (Burgess, 1880)Chrysanthemum leaf minerSite
Lispe desjardinsii (Macquart, 1851)Info
Lispe dichaeta (Stein, 1913)Info
Lydella boscii -> Goniinae bosciiInfo
Lydella striatalis (Townsend, 1916)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Mascaromyia albitarsis (Sturtevant & Wheeler, 1954)Info
Mascaromyia babichae (Grichanov, 1996)Info
Mascaromyia bickeli (Grichanov, 1996)Info
Mascaromyia desjardinsii (Macquart, 1842)Info
Mascaromyia dytei (Grichanov, 1996)Info
Mascaromyia frolovi (Grichanov, 1996)Info
Mascaromyia hutsoni (Grichanov, 1996)Info
Mascaromyia kalinkini (Grichanov, 1996)Info
Mascaromyia leptogaster (Thomson, 1869)Info
Mascaromyia makhotkini (Grichanov, 1996)Info
Mascaromyia mauritiensis (Parent, 1939)Info
Mascaromyia rufiventris (Macquart, 1842)Info
Mascaromyia shabuninae (Grichanov, 1996)Info
Mauritiodoria spinicosta (Thomson, 1869)Info
Melanagromyza albisquama (Malloch, 1927)Info
Melanagromyza chalcosoma (Spencer, 1959)Info
Melanagromyza compositana (Spencer, 1959)Info
Melanagromyza galactoptera (Bezzi & Lamb, 1926)Info
Melanagromyza metallica (Thomson, 1869)Info
Melanagromyza obtusa (Malloch, 1914)Pigeon pea pod flyInfo
Melanagromyza solanidis (Spencer, 1959)Info
Merochlorops lucens (Meijere, 1908)Info
Musca confiscata (Speiser, 1924)Info
Musca rudis -> Pollenia rudisInfo
Musca sorbens (Wiedemann, 1830)Info
Musca xanthomelas (Wiedemann, 1824)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Neoceratitis cyanescens (Bezzi, 1923)Info
Neomyia albigena (Stein, 1913)Info
Neomyia desjardinsii (Macquart, 1843)Info
Neomyia viridifrons (Macquart, 1843)Info
Nilea pacta (Villeneuve, 1932)Info
Notiolaphria macra (Bigot, 1859)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Ommatius albovittatus (Wiedemann, 1824)Info
Ommatius tarchetius (Walker, 1849)Info
Ophiomyia phaseoli (Tryon, 1895)Bean flyInfo
Ophyra nigrisquama (Stein, 1910)Info
Orchisia costata (Meigen, 1826)Info
Ornidia obesa (Fabricius, 1775)Info
Ornithoctona plicata (Von Olfers, 1816)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Pachycerina crinicornis (Thomson, 1869)Info
Palpostoma africanum (Verbeke, 1962)Info
Paraspheniscoides binarius (Loew, 1861)Info
Peribaea jepsoni (Villeneuve, 1937)Info
Phaonia varians (Bigot, 1885)Info
Philoliche dorsalis (Latreille, 1811)Info
Philoliche pennata (Oldroyd, 1957)Info
Phorocerosoma pilipes (Villeneuve, 1916)Info
Pollenia rudis (Fabricius, 1794)Common cluster flySite
Pseudorhicnoessa rattii (Munari, 1981)Info
Pygophora pallipalpis (Stein, 1910)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rhinia apicalis (Wiedemann, 1830)Info
Rhyncomya desertica (Peris, 1951)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Sarcophaga claripennis -> Sarcophaga variegataInfo
Sarcophaga cognata -> Lepidodexia cognataInfo
Sarcophaga curva (Reed, 1974)Info
Sarcophaga gravelyi (Senior-white, 1924)Info
Sarcophaga lehmanni (Muller, 1922)Info
Sarcophaga longicornis -> Sarcophaga gravelyiInfo
Sarcophaga mauritiana (Enderlein, 1928)Info
Sarcophaga peregrina (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830)Info
Sarcophaga propinqua -> Sarcophaga variegataInfo
Sarcophaga variegata (Scopoli, 1763)Info
Sargus flavomarginatus (Loew, 1857)Info
Sargus ranohira (Woodley, 2001)Info
Scaptodrosophila nicolae (Tsacas & Chassagnard, 1988)Info
Scaptomyza mateolata (Mcevey, 1990)Info
Sciapus mauritiensis (Parent, 1939)Info
Senaspis cuprea (Macquart, 1842)Info
Sphaeniscus sexmaculatus (Macquart, 1843)Info
Stomorhina cyanea (Stein, 1910)Info
Stomoxys niger (Macquart, 1851)Info
Syllimnophora atra (Stein, 1904)Info
Sympycnus antiquus (Parent, 1935)Info
Syritta decora (Walker, 1849)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Taomyia mauritiana (Hancock, 1991)Info
Tinda javana (Macquart, 1838)Bog Tiger MothInfo
Trirhithrum argenteocuneatum (Hancock, 1984)Info
Tropicomyia nigriclava (Bezzi & Lamb, 1926)Info
Trupanea superdecora (Bezzi, 1924)Info
Trypeta brunithorax (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830)Info
Species with VBack  Next  Top
Villa ruficeps (Macquart, 1840)Info
Villa unifasciata (Macquart, 1840)Info
Species with WBack  Next  Top
Winthemia masicerana (Villeneuve, 1937)Info
Species with ZBack  Top
Zaprionus mascariensis (Tsacas & David, 1975)Info
Zaprionus vittiger (Coquillett, 1901)Info
159 Species in Brachycera for Mauritius 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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