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Distribution path and Subregions of Quaternary (More Checklists)
Path: Fossils - Cenozoic - Quaternary
Subregions: Holocene, Pleistocene (Middle Pleistocene, Upper Pleistocene)
Taxonomy for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Quaternary
Class
Quaternary
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 184 families, 701 genera, 1463 species
Tree
Subclass
Quaternary
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 183 families, 700 genera, 1462 species
Tree
Infraclass
Quaternary
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 179 families, 696 genera, 1457 species
Tree
Superorder
Quaternary
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 138 families, 626 genera, 1374 species
Tree
Order
Quaternary
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 32 families, 59 genera, 81 species
Tree
Suborder
Quaternary
Brachycera (Macquart, 1834) (Short-horned flies)
 23 families, 36 genera, 47 species
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Families176    worldwide
Genera12.671    worldwide
Species179.253    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
Quaternary
    Asilomorpha (Rohdendorf, 1961)
     5 families, 8 genera, 8 species
Infraorder
Quaternary
    Muscomorpha (Woodley, 1989)
     17 families, 27 genera, 38 species
Infraorder
Quaternary
    Tabanomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (March Flies)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species

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Family overview for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Quaternary
Asilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesRobber flies
Asteiidae (Rondani, 1856) - 1 SpeciesAsteiid Flies
Bombyliidae (Latreille, 1802) - 3 SpeciesBee Flies
Calliphoridae (Brauer & Bergenstamm, 1889) - 2 SpeciesBlow flies
Dolichopodidae (Latreille, 1809) - 2 SpeciesLong-legged flies
Drosophilidae (Rondani, 1856) - 2 SpeciesFruit flies
Empididae (Latreille, 1809) - 1 SpeciesDance Flies
Fanniidae (Schnabl & Dziezicki, 1911) - 1 SpeciesLittle house flies
Heleomyzidae (Westwood, 1840) -> Heteromyzidae - 1 SpeciesHeleomyzid flies
Heteromyzidae (Fallen, 1820) - 3 SpeciesHeleomyzid flies
Hippoboscidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 1 SpeciesLouse Flies
Hybotidae (Meigen, 1820) - 1 SpeciesHybotid flies
Micropezidae (Illiger, 1798) - 1 SpeciesStilt Flies
Muscidae (Latreille, 1802) - 3 SpeciesHouse flies
Oestridae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesBot flies
Phoridae (Curtis, 1833) - 10 SpeciesScuttle Flies
Platystomatidae (Schiner, 1862) - 2 SpeciesSignal flies
Pyrgotidae (Schiner, 1868) - 1 SpeciesPyrgotid Flies
Sarcophagidae (Macquart, 1834) - 2 SpeciesFlesh flies
Tabanidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesHorse-fly
Tachinidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 3 SpeciesTachinid Flies
Tephritidae (Newman, 1834) - 2 SpeciesPeacock flies
Ulidiidae (Macquart, 1835) - 2 SpeciesPicture-winged Flies
23 Families with 47 Species in Quaternary
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Species overview - Checklist for Brachycera in Quaternary
Species with ANext  
Aethiopomyia gigas (Stein, 1906)Info
Asteia magnifica (Meunier, 1910)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Campylocera setosa (C. Giebel, 1862)Info
Ceratitis rosa (Karsch, 1887)Natal fruit flyInfo
Ceratobaeus incertus (Meunier, 1905)Info
Ceroxys ethiopia (Meunier, 1908)Info
Chaetogonopteron sobrium (Meunier, 1910)Info
Cobboldia russanovi (Grunin, 1973)Info
Cochliomyia macellaria (Fabricius, 1775)Secondary screwwormInfo
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Diaphorus alsiosus (Meunier, 1910)Info
Dolichotachina smithii (Townsend, 1938)Info
Draycotia cordovae (W. D. Pierce, 1948)Info
Drino solennis (Walker, 1858)Info
Drosophila berryi (T. D. A. Cockerell, 1923)Info
Drosophila poinari (D. A. Grimaldi, 1987)Info
Duomyia mithrax (Hendel, 1914)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Empis simulium (Nowicki, 1868)Info
Species with FBack  Next  Top
Fannia scalaris (Fabricius, 1794)Latrine flyInfo
Feronia diligens (Sturm, 1824)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Geron orthoperus (Hesse, 1938)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Haematopota pinicola (B. R. Stuckenberg, 1975)Info
Heleomyza humilis (Meunier, 1910)Info
Heleomyza insatiabilis (Meunier, 1910)Info
Heleomyza insaturabilis (Meunier, 1910)Info
Helina altica (Wang, Xue & Wang, 2005)Info
Herina splendida (Meunier, 1910)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Leptogaster erecta (Meunier, 1906)Info
Leriella crassifemorata (Meunier, 1908)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Megaselia copalina (Meunier, 1905)Info
Megaselia ethiopia (Meunier, 1905)Info
Megaselia inclusa (Meunier, 1910)Info
Megaselia indistincta (Meunier, 1910)Info
Megaselia inflata (F. Meunier, 1910)Info
Megaselia infossa (Meunier, 1910)Info
Megaselia obruta (Meunier, 1910)Info
Megaselia obstricta (Meunier, 1910)Info
Megaselia praepedita (Meunier, 1910)Info
Micropeza prompta (Meunier, 1906)Info
Myobia multiciliata (Meunier, 1905)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Oligodranes anthonomus -> Apolysis anthonomaInfo
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Palexorista solennis (Walker, 1858)Info
Petrorossia gracilis (C. Giebel, 1862)Info
Phora labiosa (F. Meunier, 1910)Info
Protophormia terraenovae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830)Blue-arsed flyInfo
Pyrellia viridissima (Meunier, 1908)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Scholastes foordi (T. D. A. Cockerell, 1921)Info
Species with TBack  Top
Thryptocera media (Meunier, 1905)Info
47 Species in Brachycera for Quaternary 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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