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Distribution path and Subregions of Niue (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Oceania - Polynesia - Niue
Taxonomy for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Niue
Class
Niue
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 33 families, 105 genera, 163 species
Tree
Subclass
Niue
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 33 families, 105 genera, 163 species
Tree
Infraclass
Niue
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 33 families, 105 genera, 163 species
Tree
Superorder
Niue
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 23 families, 77 genera, 124 species
Tree
Order
Niue
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 10 families, 27 genera, 39 species
Tree
Suborder
Niue
Brachycera (Macquart, 1834) (Short-horned flies)
 8 families, 25 genera, 37 species
Site
Tree
Show Info
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
Niue
    Asilomorpha (Rohdendorf, 1961)
     1 family, 2 genera, 2 species
Infraorder
Niue
    Muscomorpha (Woodley, 1989)
     6 families, 21 genera, 33 species
Infraorder
Niue
    Stratiomyomorpha (Wood, 1990)
     1 family, 2 genera, 2 species

Family overview for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Niue
Dolichopodidae (Latreille, 1809) - 2 SpeciesLong-legged flies
Drosophilidae (Rondani, 1856) - 9 SpeciesFruit flies
Lauxaniidae (Macquart, 1835) - 3 SpeciesLauxaniid flies
Muscidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesHouse flies
Sarcophagidae (Macquart, 1834) - 3 SpeciesFlesh flies
Sphaeroceridae (Macquart, 1835) - 5 SpeciesLesser corpse flies
Stratiomyidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesSoldier flies
Tephritidae (Newman, 1834) - 11 SpeciesPeacock flies
8 Families with 37 Species in Niue


Species overview - Checklist for Brachycera in Niue
Atherigona orientalis (Schiner, 1868)Pepper fruitflyInfo
Bactrocera distincta (Malloch, 1931)Info
Bactrocera kirki (Froggatt, 1911)Info
Bactrocera obscura (Malloch, 1931)Info
Bactrocera passiflorae (Froggatt, 1911)Info
Bactrocera xanthodes (Broun, 1904)Info
Bifronsina bifrons (Stenhammar, 1855)Info
Cephalochrysa maxima (Bezzi, 1928)Info
Chromatopoda annulipes (Walker, 1849)Info
Chrysosoma tuberculicorne (Macquart, 1855)Info
Coelotrypes flavina (Hering, 1941)Info
Coproica ferruginata (Stenhammar, 1855)Info
Dacus newmani (Perkins, 1937)Inland fruit flyInfo
Dichaetomyia vicaria (Walker, 1859)Info
Dioxyna brachybasis (Hardy, 1988)Info
Dioxyna conflicta (Curran, 1929)Info
Dioxyna picciola (Bigot, 1857)Info
Dioxyna sororcula -> Dioxyna picciolaBlack citrus aphidInfo
Drosophila kikkawai (Burla, 1954)Fruit flyInfo
Drosophila sulfurigaster bilimbata (Bezzi, 1928)Info
Homoneura acrostichalis (De Meijere, 1915)Info
Krakatauia planticorum (Bickel, 2008)Info
Leucophenga samoaensis (Harrison, 1954)Info
Liodrosophila pallidipennis (Harrison, 1954)Info
Microdrosophila convergens (Malloch, 1934)Info
Mycodrosophila gratiosa (Meijere, 1911)Info
Paramycodrosophila pictifrons (Malloch, 1934)Info
Poecilosomella angulata (Thomson, 1869)Info
Poecilosomella punctipennis (Wiedemann, 1824)Info
Sarcophaga dux -> Sarcophaga kohlaInfo
Sarcophaga kohla (Johnston & Hardy, 1923)Info
Sarcophaga peregrina (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830)Info
Scaptodrosophila bryani (Malloch, 1934)Info
Scaptodrosophila marjoryae (Harrison, 1954)Info
Spelobia bifrons -> Bifronsina bifronsInfo
Trigonometopus semibrunneus (Malloch, 1929)Info
Trypetisoma caniventre (Bezzi, 1928)Info
37 Species in Brachycera for Niue listed
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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