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Distribution path and Subregions of Paleozoic (More Checklists)
Path: Fossils - Paleozoic
Subregions: Cambrian (Lower Cambrian), Carboniferous (Lower Carboniferous, Upper Carboniferous), Devonian (Lower Devonian, Middle Devonian), Ordovician (Lower Ordovician, Middle Ordovician, Upper Ordovician), Permian (Lower Permian, Upper Permian), Silurian (Ludlow)
Taxonomy for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Paleozoic
Class
Paleozoic
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 617 families, 2058 genera, 4250 species
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Subclass
Paleozoic
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 601 families, 2039 genera, 4224 species
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Infraclass
Paleozoic
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 471 families, 1684 genera, 3540 species
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Superorder
Paleozoic
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 191 families, 589 genera, 1126 species
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Order
Paleozoic
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 41 families, 117 genera, 180 species
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Suborder
Paleozoic
Brachycera (Macquart, 1834) (Short-horned flies)
 24 families, 57 genera, 101 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
Paleozoic
    Asilomorpha (Rohdendorf, 1961)
     4 families, 10 genera, 11 species
Infraorder
Paleozoic
    Muscomorpha (Woodley, 1989)
     15 families, 41 genera, 84 species
Infraorder
Paleozoic
    Stratiomyomorpha (Wood, 1990)
     3 families, 3 genera, 3 species
Infraorder
Paleozoic
    Tabanomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (March Flies)
     1 family, 2 genera, 2 species

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Family overview for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Paleozoic
Agromyzidae (Fallen, 1823) - 32 SpeciesLeaf miner flies
Asilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 6 SpeciesRobber flies
Athericidae (Stuckenberg, 1973) - 1 SpeciesWater snipe flies
Calliphoridae (Brauer & Bergenstamm, 1889) - 2 SpeciesBlow flies
Chloropidae (Schoenherr, 1840) - 1 SpeciesEye flies
Clusiidae (Schönherr, 1840) - 1 SpeciesDruid Flies
Dolichopodidae (Latreille, 1809) - 1 SpeciesLong-legged flies
Drosophilidae (Rondani, 1856) - 19 SpeciesFruit flies
Ephydridae (Zetterstedt, 1837) - 1 SpeciesBrine fly
Eremochaetidae (Ussatchov, 1968) - 1 Species
Fanniidae (Schnabl & Dziezicki, 1911) - 1 SpeciesLittle house flies
Hybotidae (Meigen, 1820) - 3 SpeciesHybotid flies
Micropezidae (Illiger, 1798) - 1 SpeciesStilt Flies
Muscidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesHouse flies
Mythicomyiidae (Melander, 1902) - 1 SpeciesMicro Bee Flies
Phoridae (Curtis, 1833) - 2 SpeciesScuttle Flies
Pipunculidae (Walker, 1834) - 3 SpeciesBig-headed Flies
Platystomatidae (Schiner, 1862) - 1 SpeciesSignal flies
Rhagionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesSnipe flies
Sphaeroceridae (Macquart, 1835) - 1 SpeciesLesser corpse flies
Stratiomyidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesSoldier flies
Syrphidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesRat-tailed Maggots
Tabanidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesHorse-fly
Tachinidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 16 SpeciesTachinid Flies
24 Families with 101 Species in Paleozoic
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Species overview - Checklist for Brachycera in Paleozoic
Species with ANext  
Agromyza albitarsis -> Agromyza alnivoraInfo
Agromyza anthracina (Meigen, 1830)Info
Agromyza hendeli (Griffiths, 1963)Info
Agromyza mobilis (Meigen, 1830)Info
Agromyza nana (Meigen, 1830)Info
Agromyza phragmitidis (Hendel, 1922)Info
Agromyza populicola -> Aulagromyza populicolaInfo
Agromyza potentillae -> Agromyza idaeianaInfo
Agromyza reptans (Fallen, 1823)Info
Agromyza rondensis (Strobl, 1900)Info
Anchineura hispanica (F. M. Carpenter, 1963)Info
Apocephalus cyathus (Brown, 2002)Info
Aulagromyza buhri (De Meijere, 1938)Info
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Bicellaria vana (Collin, 1926)Info
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Carcelia gnava (Meigen, 1824)Info
Carcelia lucorum -> Carcelia puberulaInfo
Chalarus zyginae (Jervis, 1992)Info
Chalcidomorphina terataspis (James, 1974)Info
Chromatomyia aprilina -> Phytomyza aprilinaInfo
Chromatomyia atricornis (Meigen, 1830)Info
Chymomyza fuscimana -> Chymomyza distinctaInfo
Clusiodes gentilis (Collin, 1912)Info
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Dasypogon caudatus -> Asilini caudatusInfo
Delta pyriforme miraculum (Gusenleitner, 2008)Info
Distasis rhipiphora (A. Handlirsch, 1904)Info
Domomyza cincta -> Cacoxenus indagatorInfo
Drino lota (Meigen, 1824)Info
Drosophila acuminata -> Lordiphosa acuminataInfo
Drosophila andalusiaca -> Lordiphosa andalusiacaInfo
Drosophila cameraria -> Hirtodrosophila camerariaInfo
Drosophila confusa -> Drosophila confusaInfo
Drosophila funebris (Fabricius, 1787)Info
Drosophila histrio (Meigen, 1830)Info
Drosophila kuntzei (Duda, 1924)Info
Drosophila obscura (Fallen, 1823)Info
Drosophila phalerata (Meigen, 1830)Info
Drosophila subobscura -> Drosophila seguyiFruit flyInfo
Drosophila transversa (Fallen, 1823)Info
Drybrookia cubitalis (H. Bolton, 1924)Info
Dysmachus trigonus (Meigen, 1804)Fan-bristled robberflyInfo
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Eopanorpella ernsti (W. Schmidt, 1962)Info
Eudorylas longifrons (Coe, 1966)Info
Eupeodes latilunulatus -> Eupeodes bucculatusInfo
Exorista fasciata -> Exorista cephalopalpisInfo
Exorista grandis (Zetterstedt, 1844)Info
Exorista larvarum (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
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Fannia similis (Stein, 1895)Info
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Glabelytron lativenosum (J. Kukalová, 1965)Info
Goedartia alboguttatus (Gravenhorst, 1829)Info
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Hyaloptilus minimus (A. Lameere, 1917)Info
Hybomitra distinguenda (Verrall, 1909)Bright horseflyInfo
Hydrotaea capensis (Wiedemann, 1818)Info
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Leucophenga maculata (Dufour, 1839)Info
Liriomyza galiivora (Spencer, 1969)Info
Liriomyza pusilla (Meigen, 1830)Info
Liriomyza veluta (Spencer, 1969)Info
Litoneura anthracophila (F. Goldenberg, 1854)Info
Lucilia bufonivora (Moniez, 1876)ToadflySite
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Megaselia pseudomera (Disney, 2006)Info
Melanagromyza aeneoventris (Fallen, 1823)Info
Metopochetus bickeli (Mcalpine, 1998)Info
Muscina prolapsa (Harris, 1780)Info
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Napomyza lateralis (Fallen, 1823)Info
Nilea hortulana (Meigen, 1824)Info
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Ommatius caudatus (Fabricius, 1805)Info
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Palaeoedischia boulei (F. Meunier, 1914)Info
Palaiotaptus mazonus (A. Handlirsch, 1906)Info
Pales pavida (Meigen, 1824)Info
Philonicus albiceps (Meigen, 1820)Dune robberflySite
Phryxe magnicornis (Zetterstedt, 1838)Info
Phryxe stygina (Robineau-desvoidy, 1863)Info
Phryxe vulgaris (Fallen, 1810)Info
Phytomyza aquilegiae -> Phytomyza minusculaInfo
Phytomyza brischkei (Hendel, 1922)Info
Phytomyza crassiseta (Zetterstedt, 1860)Info
Phytomyza ilicis -> Phytomyza ilicicolaHolly leafminerInfo
Phytomyza minuscula (Goureau, 1851)Info
Phytomyza nigra -> Chromatomyia nigraInfo
Phytomyza plantaginis (Goreau, 1851)Info
Phytomyza ranunculi (Schrank, 1803)Info
Phytomyza rostrata (Hering, 1934)Info
Phytomyza scolopendri -> Chromatomyia scolopendriInfo
Phytomyza spinaciae (Hendel, 1935)Info
Phytomyza spondylii (Robineau-desvoidy, 1851)Info
Phytomyza vitalbae (Kaltenberg, 1872)Info
Phytomyza vulnerariae -> Phytomyza brischkeiInfo
Pipunculus phaeton -> Pipunculus hertzogiInfo
Platypalpus inexpectatus (Smith & Chvala, 1976)Info
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Scaptomyza flava (Fallen, 1823)Leafminer flyInfo
Scaptomyza graminum (Fallen, 1823)Info
Scaptomyza pallida (Zetterstedt, 1847)Info
Schuchertiella gracilis (A. Handlirsch, 1911)Info
Setacera trina (Collin, 1964)Info
Stenodiapha angusta (J. Kukalová-peck, 1974)Info
Stenodiapha moravica (J. Kukalová-peck, 1974)Info
Stenoneura fayoli (C. Brongniart, 1894)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tachina grossa (Linnaeus, 1758)Giant tachinid flyInfo
Tachina lurida -> Eurithia anthophilaInfo
Thaumalea verralli (Edwards, 1929)Info
Tricimba sulcella -> Tricimba cinctaInfo
Species with XBack  Top
Xenoneura antiquorum (S. H. Scudder, 1867)Info
101 Species in Brachycera for Paleozoic 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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