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Distribution path and Subregions of Saint Lucia (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - Caribbean - Caribbean islands - Antilles - Lesser Antilles - Saint Lucia
Taxonomy for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Saint Lucia
Class
Saint Lucia
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 93 families, 244 genera, 341 species
Tree
Subclass
Saint Lucia
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 93 families, 244 genera, 341 species
Tree
Infraclass
Saint Lucia
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 89 families, 232 genera, 326 species
Tree
Superorder
Saint Lucia
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 61 families, 166 genera, 245 species
Tree
Order
Saint Lucia
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 18 families, 30 genera, 41 species
Tree
Suborder
Saint Lucia
Brachycera (Macquart, 1834) (Short-horned flies)
 12 families, 18 genera, 25 species
Site
Tree
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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
Saint Lucia
    Asilomorpha (Rohdendorf, 1961)
     2 families, 4 genera, 6 species
Infraorder
Saint Lucia
    Muscomorpha (Woodley, 1989)
     9 families, 13 genera, 17 species
Infraorder
Saint Lucia
    Tabanomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (March Flies)
     1 family, 1 genus, 2 species

Family overview for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Saint Lucia
Agromyzidae (Fallen, 1823) - 1 SpeciesLeaf miner flies
Asilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 5 SpeciesRobber flies
Chloropidae (Schoenherr, 1840) - 3 SpeciesEye flies
Drosophilidae (Rondani, 1856) - 3 SpeciesFruit flies
Micropezidae (Illiger, 1798) - 1 SpeciesStilt Flies
Sepsidae (Walker, 1833) - 1 SpeciesBlack scavenger flies
Sphaeroceridae (Macquart, 1835) - 2 SpeciesLesser corpse flies
Syrphidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesRat-tailed Maggots
Tabanidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesHorse-fly
Tephritidae (Newman, 1834) - 4 SpeciesPeacock flies
Tethinidae (Hendel, 1916) -> Canacidae - 1 SpeciesTethinid flies
Therevidae (Newman, 1834) - 1 SpeciesTherevids
12 Families with 25 Species in Saint Lucia


Species overview - Checklist for Brachycera in Saint Lucia
Agapophytus pallidicrus (Winterton & Irwin, 2001)Info
Archisepsis pusio (Schiner, 1868)Info
Bactrocera bryoniae (Tryon, 1927)Info
Bactrocera cacuminata (Hering, 1941)Solanum fruit flyInfo
Bactrocera neohumeralis (Hardy, 1951)Lesser Queensland fruit flyInfo
Bactrocera tryoni (Froggatt, 1897)Queensland Fruit FlyInfo
Cadrema pallida (Loew, 1866)Info
Calycomyza opaca (Zlobin, 1996)Info
Cerdistus lautus (White, 1918)Info
Cerdistus margitis (Walker, 1849)Info
Cerdistus mistipes (Macquart, 1850)Info
Ceriana australis (Macquart, 1850)Info
Drosophila gilva -> Hirtodrosophila gilvaInfo
Drosophila melina (Wheeler, 1962)Info
Eugaurax quadrilineatus (Williston, 1896)Info
Grallipeza placioides (Cresson, 1926)Info
Haematopota pardalina (Oldroyd, 1952)Info
Haematopota rubidicornis (Oldroyd, 1952)Info
Hirtodrosophila gilva (Burla, 1956)Info
Nerax nigrimystaceus (Macquart, 1847)Info
Ommatius dignus (Scarbrough, 2000)Info
Rachispoda luciana (Wheeler, 1995)Info
Robustagramma luciense (Marshall & Cui, 2005)Info
Siphunculina striolatus (Wiedemann, 1830)Info
Tethina xanthopoda (Williston, 1896)Info
25 Species in Brachycera for Saint Lucia listed
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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