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Distribution path and Subregions of Pacific Islands (More Checklists)
Path: World Oceans - Pacific Ocean - Pacific Islands
Subregions: Pacific Subtropical Islands
Taxonomy for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Pacific Islands
Class
Pacific Islands
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 120 families, 312 genera, 441 species
Tree
Subclass
Pacific Islands
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 119 families, 311 genera, 440 species
Tree
Infraclass
Pacific Islands
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 118 families, 310 genera, 439 species
Tree
Superorder
Pacific Islands
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 87 families, 251 genera, 331 species
Tree
Order
Pacific Islands
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 24 families, 47 genera, 56 species
Tree
Suborder
Pacific Islands
Brachycera (Macquart, 1834) (Short-horned flies)
 23 families, 46 genera, 51 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
Pacific Islands
    Asilomorpha (Rohdendorf, 1961)
     3 families, 8 genera, 12 species
Infraorder
Pacific Islands
    Muscomorpha (Woodley, 1989)
     19 families, 37 genera, 38 species
Infraorder
Pacific Islands
    Stratiomyomorpha (Wood, 1990)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species

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Family overview for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Pacific Islands
Agromyzidae (Fallen, 1823) - 2 SpeciesLeaf miner flies
Asilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesRobber flies
Asteiidae (Rondani, 1856) - 1 SpeciesAsteiid Flies
Bombyliidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesBee Flies
Calliphoridae (Brauer & Bergenstamm, 1889) - 2 SpeciesBlow flies
Canacidae (Jones, 1906) - 1 SpeciesSurge Flies
Chloropidae (Schoenherr, 1840) - 3 SpeciesEye flies
Conopidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesThick-headed Flies
Cypselosomatidae (Hennig, 1958) - 2 SpeciesCypselosomatid flies
Dolichopodidae (Latreille, 1809) - 9 SpeciesLong-legged flies
Drosophilidae (Rondani, 1856) - 5 SpeciesFruit flies
Fanniidae (Schnabl & Dziezicki, 1911) - 1 SpeciesLittle house flies
Lauxaniidae (Macquart, 1835) - 1 SpeciesLauxaniid flies
Lonchaeidae (Loew, 1861) - 3 SpeciesLonchaeid Flies
Micropezidae (Illiger, 1798) - 1 SpeciesStilt Flies
Milichiidae (Schiner, 1862) - 2 SpeciesFilth flies
Muscidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesHouse flies
Neriidae (Hendel, 1916) - 1 SpeciesStilt-legged flies
Platystomatidae (Schiner, 1862) - 3 SpeciesSignal flies
Rhagionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesSnipe flies
Sarcophagidae (Macquart, 1834) - 1 SpeciesFlesh flies
Syrphidae (Latreille, 1802) - 5 SpeciesRat-tailed Maggots
Tephritidae (Newman, 1834) - 1 SpeciesPeacock flies
23 Families with 51 Species in Pacific Islands
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Species overview - Checklist for Brachycera in Pacific Islands
Species with ANext  
Amblypsilopus guntheri (Bickel, 1994)Info
Amblypsilopus liepae (Bickel, 1994)Info
Amblypsilopus paramonovi (Bickel, 1994)Info
Asteia atrifacies (Sabrosky, 1957)Info
Austrosaropogon insulanus (Daniels, 1991)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Bactrocera cucurbitae (Coquillett, 1899)Melon flyInfo
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Cadrema nigripleuralis (Kanmiya, 1989)Info
Chrysomya megacephala (Fabricius, 1794)Oriental latrine flyInfo
Chrysopilus howei (Paramonov, 1962)Info
Clisa disneyi (Mcalpine, 1978)Info
Cypselosoma disneyi -> Clisa disneyiInfo
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Desmometopa tarsalis (Loew, 1866)Info
Duomyia howensis (Mcalpine, 1973)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Episyrphus viridaureus (Wiedemann, 1824)Info
Eristalis tenax (Linnaeus, 1758)Rat-tailed MaggotSite
Eumerus argyrogaster (Ferguson, 1926)Info
Species with FBack  Next  Top
Fannia howei (Pont, 1977)Lord Howe Island house flyInfo
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Gaurax wirthi (Sabrosky, 1997)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Helina liepae (Pont, 1973)Info
Hirtodrosophila naumanni (Bock, 1986)Info
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Ischiodon scutellaris -> Simosyrphus grandicornisCommon Hover FlyInfo
Species with JBack  Next  Top
Japanagromyza howensis (Spencer, 1977)Info
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Lamprolonchaea metatarsata (Kertesz, 1901)Info
Leucophenga pacifica (Bock, 1986)Info
Lispe bengalensis (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830)Info
Lonchaea apricaria (Mcalpine, 1964)Info
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Medetera austroapicalis (Bickel, 1987)Info
Medetera melanesiana (Bickel, 1987)Info
Metopochetus clarus (Mcalpine, 1998)Info
Milichia orientalis (Malloch, 1913)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Naupoda nudiseta (Bezzi, 1928)Info
Nocticanace australina (Mathis, 1996)Info
Nothorhaphium aemulans (Becker, 1922)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Orthogonis zentae (Paramonov, 1958)Info
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Parentia vulgaris (Bickel, 1994)Info
Phytobia macalpinei (Spencer, 1977)Info
Poecilohetaerus incomptus (Schneider, 1991)Info
Pogonortalis howei (Paramonov, 1958)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rhinia apicalis (Wiedemann, 1830)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Sarcophaga howensis (Johnston & Hardy, 1923)Info
Scaptodrosophila norfolkensis (Bock, 1986)Info
Scaptomyza australis (Malloch, 1923)Info
Scaptomyza philipensis (Bock, 1986)Info
Silba perplexa (Walker, 1862)Info
Simosyrphus grandicornis (Macquart, 1842)Common hover flyInfo
Siphunculina ornatifrons (Loew, 1858)Info
Stylogaster liepae (Smith, 1979)Info
Sympycnus anomalipennis (Becker, 1922)Info
Sympycnus claudicans (Parent, 1932)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Telostylinus longicoxa (Thomson, 1869)Info
Species with ZBack  Top
Zaclava kraussi (Evenhuis, 1979)Info
51 Species in Brachycera for Pacific Islands 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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