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Distribution path and Subregions of Niger (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - West Africa - Niger
Taxonomy for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Niger
Class
Niger
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 147 families, 816 genera, 1593 species
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Subclass
Niger
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 147 families, 816 genera, 1593 species
Tree
Infraclass
Niger
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 142 families, 800 genera, 1566 species
Tree
Superorder
Niger
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 99 families, 704 genera, 1439 species
Tree
Order
Niger
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 25 families, 119 genera, 319 species
Tree
Suborder
Niger
Brachycera (Macquart, 1834) (Short-horned flies)
 19 families, 61 genera, 93 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
Niger
    Asilomorpha (Rohdendorf, 1961)
     6 families, 33 genera, 42 species
Infraorder
Niger
    Muscomorpha (Woodley, 1989)
     11 families, 23 genera, 45 species
Infraorder
Niger
    Stratiomyomorpha (Wood, 1990)
     1 family, 4 genera, 5 species
Infraorder
Niger
    Tabanomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (March Flies)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species

Family overview for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Niger
Agromyzidae (Fallen, 1823) - 1 SpeciesLeaf miner flies
Anthomyiidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 1 SpeciesAnthomyiid flies
Asilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 13 SpeciesRobber flies
Bombyliidae (Latreille, 1802) - 24 SpeciesBee Flies
Calliphoridae (Brauer & Bergenstamm, 1889) - 1 SpeciesBlow flies
Chloropidae (Schoenherr, 1840) - 4 SpeciesEye flies
Dolichopodidae (Latreille, 1809) - 1 SpeciesLong-legged flies
Ephydridae (Zetterstedt, 1837) - 3 SpeciesBrine fly
Glossinidae (Theobald, 1903) - 2 SpeciesTik-tik flies
Hybotidae (Meigen, 1820) - 1 SpeciesHybotid flies
Muscidae (Latreille, 1802) - 4 SpeciesHouse flies
Mydidae (Bezzi, 1903) - 1 SpeciesMydas flies
Sarcophagidae (Macquart, 1834) - 3 SpeciesFlesh flies
Stratiomyidae (Latreille, 1802) - 5 SpeciesSoldier flies
Tabanidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesHorse-fly
Tachinidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 12 SpeciesTachinid Flies
Tephritidae (Newman, 1834) - 13 SpeciesPeacock flies
Therevidae (Newman, 1834) - 2 SpeciesTherevids
Ulidiidae (Macquart, 1835) - 1 SpeciesPicture-winged Flies
19 Families with 93 Species in Niger


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Species overview - Checklist for Brachycera in Niger
Species with ANext  
Afroestricus vorax (Scarbrough, 2005)Info
Agromyza sulfuriceps (Strobl, 1898)Info
Alusomyia grisescens (Villeneuve, 1936)Info
Anastoechus airis (Greathead, 1970)Info
Anthrax umbrosus (Greathead, 1970)Info
Apoclea algira (Linné, 1767)Info
Arcuator nigerensis (Sabrosky, 1985)Info
Asyndetus amaphinius (Harmston & Knowlton, 1945)Info
Athyroglossa argyrata (Hendel, 1931)Info
Auchmeromyia boueti (Roubaud, 1911)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Bactrocera curcubitae (Coquillett, 1899)Info
Bombomyia discoidea (Fabricius, 1794)Info
Bombylella iridis (Greathead, 1967)Info
Botanophila seneciella (Meade, 1892)Ragwort Seed FlyInfo
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Caecanthrax inauratus (Klug, 1832)Info
Caloparyphus atriventris (Coquillett, 1902)Info
Ceratitis capitata (Wiedemann, 1824)Mediterranean Fruit FlyInfo
Ceratitis silvestrii (Bezzi, 1912)Info
Connomyia perata (Londt, 1993)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dacus annulatus (Becker, 1903)Info
Dacus bivittatus (Bigot, 1858)Info
Dacus ciliatus (Loew, 1862)Info
Dacus hamatus (Bezzi, 1917)Info
Dacus longistylus -> Dacus persicusInfo
Dacus persicus (Hendel, 1927)Info
Dacus punctatifrons (Karsch, 1887)Info
Dacus vertebratus (Bezzi, 1908)Info
Delta asina mixtum (Giordani Soika, 1944)Info
Delta caffrum (Linnaeus, 1767)Info
Delta dimidiatipenne (Saussure, 1852)Info
Delta emarginatum (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Delta emarginatum savignyi (Guérin, 1835)Info
Delta esuriens gracile (Saussure, 1852)Info
Delta fenestrale (Saussure, 1852)Info
Delta hottentottum unicoloripenne (Giordani Soika, 1990)Info
Delta hottentotum unicoloripenne (Giordani Soika, 1989)Info
Delta lepeletierii lepeletierii (De Saussure, 1852)Info
Delta occidentale (Giordani Soika, 1975)Info
Drapetis panyasis (Seguy, 1950)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Epimadiza nigrescens (Duda, 1933)Info
Estheria picta (Meigen, 1826)Info
Eurycarenus dichopticus (Bezzi, 1920)Info
Exhyalanthrax flammiger (Walker, 1849)Info
Exhyalanthrax occidabruptus (Bowden, 1964)Info
Exoprosopa biguttata (Macquart, 1834)Info
Exoprosopa leucopepla (Bowden, 1964)Info
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Glossina palpalis (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830)Info
Glossina tachinoides (Westwood, 1850)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Haematopota stackelbergi (Olsufjev, 1967)Info
Helicobia morionella (Aldrich, 1930)Info
Heteralonia eremophila (Greathead, 1970)Info
Heteralonia megerlei (Meigen, 1820)Site
Hoplistomerus serripes (Fabricius, 1805)Info
Hoplopheromerus nigropilosus (Tsacas & Oldroyd, 1967)Info
Hoplopheromerus podagricus (Bezzi, 1914)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lamyra gulo (Loew, 1851)Info
Ligyra sisyphus (Fabricius, 1805)Info
Limnophora stragula (Seguy, 1950)Info
Lispe aurocochlearia (Seguy, 1950)Info
Lispe xanthophleba (Stein, 1950)Info
Loewinella aphaea (Seguy, 1950)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Mosillus beckeri (Cresson, 1925)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nemotelus kansensis (Adams, 1903)Info
Neopachygaster maculicornis (Hine, 1902)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Ommatius tenellus (Wulp, 1889)Info
Oscinella aharoni (Duda, 1933)Info
Oscinella aharonii (Duda, 1933)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Pachyanthrax villiersi (Francois, 1964)Info
Paracoenia turbida (Curran, 1927)Info
Phycus rufofemoratus (Krober, 1913)Info
Physiphora anaglypha (Seguy, 1941)Info
Promachus fasciatus (Fabricius, 1775)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Sarcodexia lambens (Wiedemann, 1830)Info
Saropogon melampygus (Loew, 1851)Info
Schoutedenomyia samaruensis (Lyneborg, 1976)Info
Spogostylum dagomba (Bowden, 1964)Info
Spogostylum griseipennis (Macquart, 1850)Info
Stichopogon pygmaeus (Macquart In Lucas, 1849)Info
Stichopogon septemcinctus (Becker, 1908)Info
Stomoxys bilineatus (Grunberg, 1906)Info
Stratiomys normula (Loew, 1866)Info
Stratiomys obesa (Loew, 1866)Info
Syllegomydas proximus (Seguy, 1928)Info
Systoechus litoralis (Bowden, 1964)Info
Systoechus pallidulus (Walker, 1849)Info
Systoechus xanthoplocamus (Francois, 1964)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Thyridanthrax kappa (Bowden, 1964)Info
Trirhithrum nigerrimum (Bezzi, 1913)Info
Trirhithrum nigrum (Graham, 1910)Info
Species with VBack  Next  Top
Villa galla (Greathead, 1967)Info
Villa sexfasciata (Wiedemann, 1821)Info
Species with XBack  Next  Top
Xeramoeba oophaga (Zakhvatkin, 1931)Info
Species with ZBack  Top
Zinnomyia mira (Greathead, 1970)Info
93 Species in Brachycera for Niger 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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