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Distribution path and Subregions of Palaearctic (More Checklists)
Path: Ecozones - Palaearctic
Subregions: East Palaearctic, South Palaearctic, West Palaearctic
Taxonomy for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Palaearctic
Class
Palaearctic
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 410 families, 11672 genera, 195615 species
Tree
Subclass
Palaearctic
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 409 families, 11668 genera, 195610 species
Tree
Infraclass
Palaearctic
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 393 families, 11578 genera, 194834 species
Tree
Superorder
Palaearctic
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 336 families, 11330 genera, 194050 species
Tree
Order
Palaearctic
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 51 families, 437 genera, 6332 species
Tree
Suborder
Palaearctic
Brachycera (Macquart, 1834) (Short-horned flies)
 37 families, 292 genera, 2104 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
Palaearctic
    Asilomorpha (Rohdendorf, 1961)
     7 families, 185 genera, 1816 species
Infraorder
Palaearctic
    Muscomorpha (Woodley, 1989)
     28 families, 103 genera, 279 species
Infraorder
Palaearctic
    Stratiomyomorpha (Wood, 1990)
     1 family, 2 genera, 7 species
Infraorder
Palaearctic
    Tabanomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (March Flies)
     1 family, 2 genera, 2 species

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Family overview for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Palaearctic
Agromyzidae (Fallen, 1823) - 32 SpeciesLeaf miner flies
Anthomyzidae (Czerny, 1903) - 1 SpeciesAnthomyzid flies
Asilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1732 SpeciesRobber flies
Bombyliidae (Latreille, 1802) - 62 SpeciesBee Flies
Brachystomatidae (Melander, 1908) - 1 Species
Calliphoridae (Brauer & Bergenstamm, 1889) - 7 SpeciesBlow flies
Carnidae (Newman, 1834) - 3 SpeciesFilth flies
Chamaemyiidae (Hendel, 1910) - 3 SpeciesSilver Flies
Chloropidae (Schoenherr, 1840) - 1 SpeciesEye flies
Conopidae (Latreille, 1802) - 4 SpeciesThick-headed Flies
Dolichopodidae (Latreille, 1809) - 12 SpeciesLong-legged flies
Dryomyzidae (Schiner, 1862) - 1 SpeciesDryomyzid flies
Empididae (Latreille, 1809) - 2 SpeciesDance Flies
Ephydridae (Zetterstedt, 1837) - 2 SpeciesBrine fly
Fanniidae (Schnabl & Dziezicki, 1911) - 2 SpeciesLittle house flies
Hippoboscidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 2 SpeciesLouse Flies
Hybotidae (Meigen, 1820) - 6 SpeciesHybotid flies
Milichiidae (Schiner, 1862) - 1 SpeciesFilth flies
Muscidae (Latreille, 1802) - 110 SpeciesHouse flies
Nemestrinidae (Macquart, 1834) - 1 SpeciesTangle-veined flies
Nycteribiidae (Samouelle, 1819) -> Hippoboscidae - 1 SpeciesWingless Bat Flies
Oestridae (Leach, 1815) - 3 SpeciesBot flies
Phoridae (Curtis, 1833) - 2 SpeciesScuttle Flies
Piophilidae (Macquart, 1835) - 4 SpeciesSkipper Flies
Pipunculidae (Walker, 1834) - 4 SpeciesBig-headed Flies
Platystomatidae (Schiner, 1862) - 3 SpeciesSignal flies
Rhagionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 7 SpeciesSnipe flies
Sarcophagidae (Macquart, 1834) - 15 SpeciesFlesh flies
Scathophagidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 11 SpeciesDung flies
Sphaeroceridae (Macquart, 1835) - 3 SpeciesLesser corpse flies
Syrphidae (Latreille, 1802) - 3 SpeciesRat-tailed Maggots
Tabanidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesHorse-fly
Tachinidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 51 SpeciesTachinid Flies
Tanypezidae (Rondani, 1856) - 1 SpeciesTanypezid flies
Tephritidae (Newman, 1834) - 3 SpeciesPeacock flies
Tethinidae (Hendel, 1916) - 2 SpeciesTethinid flies
Ulidiidae (Macquart, 1835) - 4 SpeciesPicture-winged Flies
37 Families with 2104 Species in Palaearctic
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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

Keywords
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