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Distribution path and Subregions of North Africa (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - North Africa
Subregions: Algeria (North Algeria), Libya, Macaronesia (Azores, Canary Islands, Cape Verde, Madeira), Morocco, Sahara (West Sahara), South Sudan, Sudan, Tunisia
Taxonomy for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in North Africa
Class
North Africa
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 532 families, 6772 genera, 26275 species
Tree
Subclass
North Africa
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 527 families, 6753 genera, 26227 species
Tree
Infraclass
North Africa
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 509 families, 6686 genera, 26043 species
Tree
Superorder
North Africa
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 330 families, 5271 genera, 22077 species
Tree
Order
North Africa
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 90 families, 1154 genera, 4610 species
Tree
Suborder
North Africa
Brachycera (Macquart, 1834) (Short-horned flies)
 72 families, 885 genera, 3313 species
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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
North Africa
    Asilomorpha (Rohdendorf, 1961)
     12 families, 266 genera, 1401 species
Infraorder
North Africa
    Muscomorpha (Woodley, 1989)
     54 families, 570 genera, 1673 species
Infraorder
North Africa
    Stratiomyomorpha (Wood, 1990)
     4 families, 30 genera, 90 species
Infraorder
North Africa
    Tabanomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (March Flies)
     1 family, 17 genera, 142 species
Infraorder
North Africa
    Vermileonomorpha (Griffiths, 1994)
     1 family, 2 genera, 7 species

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Family overview for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in North Africa
Acroceridae (Leach, 1815) - 19 SpeciesSpider flies
Agromyzidae (Fallen, 1823) - 111 SpeciesLeaf miner flies
Anthomyiidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 51 SpeciesAnthomyiid flies
Anthomyzidae (Czerny, 1903) - 7 SpeciesAnthomyzid flies
Apioceridae (Bigot, 1852) - 2 SpeciesFlower-loving flies
Asilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 434 SpeciesRobber flies
Asteiidae (Rondani, 1856) - 7 SpeciesAsteiid Flies
Athericidae (Stuckenberg, 1973) - 3 SpeciesWater snipe flies
Bombyliidae (Latreille, 1802) - 463 SpeciesBee Flies
Calliphoridae (Brauer & Bergenstamm, 1889) - 75 SpeciesBlow flies
Camillidae (Frey, 1921) - 2 SpeciesCamillid flies
Canacidae (Jones, 1906) - 3 SpeciesSurge Flies
Carnidae (Newman, 1834) - 12 SpeciesFilth flies
Chamaemyiidae (Hendel, 1910) - 6 SpeciesSilver Flies
Chloropidae (Schoenherr, 1840) - 103 SpeciesEye flies
Chyromyidae (Hendel, 1916) - 30 SpeciesChiromyid flies
Conopidae (Latreille, 1802) - 48 SpeciesThick-headed Flies
Cryptochetidae (Brues & Melander, 1932) - 2 SpeciesCryptochetid Flies
Curtonotidae (Duda, 1934) - 2 SpeciesQuasimodo flies
Diastatidae (Hendel, 1917) - 1 SpeciesBog flies
Diopsidae (Billberg, 1820) - 2 SpeciesStalk-eyed flies
Dolichopodidae (Latreille, 1809) - 181 SpeciesLong-legged flies
Drosophilidae (Rondani, 1856) - 24 SpeciesFruit flies
Dryomyzidae (Schiner, 1862) - 1 SpeciesDryomyzid flies
Empididae (Latreille, 1809) - 95 SpeciesDance Flies
Ephydridae (Zetterstedt, 1837) - 130 SpeciesBrine fly
Fanniidae (Schnabl & Dziezicki, 1911) - 8 SpeciesLittle house flies
Glossinidae (Theobald, 1903) - 1 SpeciesTik-tik flies
Heteromyzidae (Fallen, 1820) - 25 SpeciesHeleomyzid flies
Hippoboscidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 12 SpeciesLouse Flies
Hybotidae (Meigen, 1820) - 82 SpeciesHybotid flies
Lauxaniidae (Macquart, 1835) - 34 SpeciesLauxaniid flies
Lonchaeidae (Loew, 1861) - 7 SpeciesLonchaeid Flies
Lonchopteridae (Curtis, 1839) - 2 SpeciesSpear-winged flies
Micropezidae (Illiger, 1798) - 1 SpeciesStilt Flies
Milichiidae (Schiner, 1862) - 13 SpeciesFilth flies
Muscidae (Latreille, 1802) - 141 SpeciesHouse flies
Mydidae (Bezzi, 1903) - 29 SpeciesMydas flies
Mythicomyiidae (Melander, 1902) - 36 SpeciesMicro Bee Flies
Nannodastiidae (Papp, 1980) - 2 Species
Nemestrinidae (Macquart, 1834) - 12 SpeciesTangle-veined flies
Nycteribiidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 15 SpeciesWingless Bat Flies
Odiniidae (Hendel, 1920) - 1 SpeciesOdiniid flies
Oestridae (Leach, 1815) - 4 SpeciesBot flies
Phoridae (Curtis, 1833) - 64 SpeciesScuttle Flies
Pipunculidae (Walker, 1834) - 13 SpeciesBig-headed Flies
Platypezidae (Fallen, 1815) - 2 SpeciesSmoke Flies
Platystomatidae (Schiner, 1862) - 5 SpeciesSignal flies
Psilidae (Macquart, 1835) - 7 SpeciesRust flies
Pulicidae (Billberg, 1820) - 17 SpeciesCommon fleas
Pyrgotidae (Schiner, 1868) - 1 SpeciesPyrgotid Flies
Rhagionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 6 SpeciesSnipe flies
Rhinophoridae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1863) - 12 SpeciesWoodlouse flies
Sarcophagidae (Macquart, 1834) - 70 SpeciesFlesh flies
Scathophagidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 3 SpeciesDung flies
Scenopinidae (Burmeister, 1835) - 15 SpeciesWindow Flies
Sciomyzidae (Fallen, 1820) - 24 SpeciesMarsh Flies
Sepsidae (Walker, 1833) - 14 SpeciesBlack scavenger flies
Sphaeroceridae (Macquart, 1835) - 49 SpeciesLesser corpse flies
Stratiomyidae (Latreille, 1802) - 76 SpeciesSoldier flies
Streblidae (Kolenati, 1863) - 5 SpeciesBat flies
Syrphidae (Latreille, 1802) - 113 SpeciesRat-tailed Maggots
Tabanidae (Latreille, 1802) - 142 SpeciesHorse-fly
Tachinidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 244 SpeciesTachinid Flies
Tephritidae (Newman, 1834) - 100 SpeciesPeacock flies
Tethinidae (Hendel, 1916) - 23 SpeciesTethinid flies
Therevidae (Newman, 1834) - 33 SpeciesTherevids
Ulidiidae (Macquart, 1835) - 22 SpeciesPicture-winged Flies
Vermileonidae (Williston, 1886) - 7 SpeciesWormlions
Xenasteiidae (Hardy, 1980) - 1 Species
Xylomyidae (Verrall, 1901) - 5 SpeciesWood soldier flies
71 Families with 3312 Species in North Africa
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Species overview - Checklist for Brachycera in North Africa without family allocation
Nosferatumyia no (Korneyev In Korneyev & Norrbom, 2006)Info
1 Species in Brachycera for North Africa listed without family allocation
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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