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Distribution path and Subregions of Slovakia (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Europe - Central Europe - Slovakia
Taxonomy for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Slovakia
Class
Slovakia
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 472 families, 4977 genera, 17955 species
Tree
Subclass
Slovakia
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 469 families, 4971 genera, 17946 species
Tree
Infraclass
Slovakia
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 448 families, 4922 genera, 17847 species
Tree
Superorder
Slovakia
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 335 families, 4175 genera, 15833 species
Tree
Order
Slovakia
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 90 families, 617 genera, 2225 species
Tree
Suborder
Slovakia
Brachycera (Macquart, 1834) (Short-horned flies)
 67 families, 401 genera, 1139 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
Slovakia
    Asilomorpha (Rohdendorf, 1961)
     10 families, 73 genera, 177 species
Infraorder
Slovakia
    Muscomorpha (Woodley, 1989)
     52 families, 296 genera, 863 species
Infraorder
Slovakia
    Stratiomyomorpha (Wood, 1990)
     3 families, 21 genera, 39 species
Infraorder
Slovakia
    Tabanomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (March Flies)
     2 families, 11 genera, 60 species

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Family overview for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Slovakia
Acartophthalmidae (Czerny, 1928) - 3 SpeciesAcartophthalmid flies
Acroceridae (Leach, 1815) - 6 SpeciesSpider flies
Agromyzidae (Fallen, 1823) - 158 SpeciesLeaf miner flies
Anthomyiidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 12 SpeciesAnthomyiid flies
Anthomyzidae (Czerny, 1903) - 18 SpeciesAnthomyzid flies
Asilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 93 SpeciesRobber flies
Asteiidae (Rondani, 1856) - 8 SpeciesAsteiid Flies
Atelestidae (Hennig, 1970) - 3 Species
Athericidae (Stuckenberg, 1973) - 3 SpeciesWater snipe flies
Aulacigastridae (Wollaston, 1864) - 2 SpeciesSap flies
Bombyliidae (Latreille, 1802) - 31 SpeciesBee Flies
Braulidae (Egger, 1853) - 1 SpeciesBee lice
Calliphoridae (Brauer & Bergenstamm, 1889) - 13 SpeciesBlow flies
Camillidae (Frey, 1921) - 2 SpeciesCamillid flies
Carnidae (Newman, 1834) - 6 SpeciesFilth flies
Chamaemyiidae (Hendel, 1910) - 1 SpeciesSilver Flies
Chyromyidae (Hendel, 1916) - 5 SpeciesChiromyid flies
Clusiidae (Schönherr, 1840) - 9 SpeciesDruid Flies
Conopidae (Latreille, 1802) - 48 SpeciesThick-headed Flies
Curtonotidae (Duda, 1934) - 1 SpeciesQuasimodo flies
Cypselosomatidae (Hennig, 1958) - 1 SpeciesCypselosomatid flies
Diastatidae (Hendel, 1917) - 11 SpeciesBog flies
Dolichopodidae (Latreille, 1809) - 6 SpeciesLong-legged flies
Drosophilidae (Rondani, 1856) - 27 SpeciesFruit flies
Dryomyzidae (Schiner, 1862) - 5 SpeciesDryomyzid flies
Empididae (Latreille, 1809) - 21 SpeciesDance Flies
Ephydridae (Zetterstedt, 1837) - 77 SpeciesBrine fly
Fanniidae (Schnabl & Dziezicki, 1911) - 1 SpeciesLittle house flies
Heteromyzidae (Fallen, 1820) - 26 SpeciesHeleomyzid flies
Hilarimorphidae (Hendel, 1936) - 1 SpeciesHilarimorphid flies
Hippoboscidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 16 SpeciesLouse Flies
Hybotidae (Meigen, 1820) - 12 SpeciesHybotid flies
Lonchaeidae (Loew, 1861) - 3 SpeciesLonchaeid Flies
Lonchopteridae (Curtis, 1839) - 9 SpeciesSpear-winged flies
Megamerinidae (Hendel, 1913) - 1 Species
Micropezidae (Illiger, 1798) - 12 SpeciesStilt Flies
Milichiidae (Schiner, 1862) - 22 SpeciesFilth flies
Muscidae (Latreille, 1802) - 4 SpeciesHouse flies
Mythicomyiidae (Melander, 1902) - 1 SpeciesMicro Bee Flies
Nycteribiidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 9 SpeciesWingless Bat Flies
Odiniidae (Hendel, 1920) - 8 SpeciesOdiniid flies
Oestridae (Leach, 1815) - 13 SpeciesBot flies
Opetiidae (Rondani, 1856) - 1 SpeciesFlat-footed flies
Opomyzidae (Fallen, 1820) - 2 SpeciesOpomyzid flies
Periscelididae (Oldenberg, 1914) - 4 SpeciesPeriscelidid Flies
Phaeomyiidae (Verbeke, 1950) - 3 SpeciesSnail-killing flies
Phoridae (Curtis, 1833) - 52 SpeciesScuttle Flies
Pipunculidae (Walker, 1834) - 7 SpeciesBig-headed Flies
Platystomatidae (Schiner, 1862) - 14 SpeciesSignal flies
Psilidae (Macquart, 1835) - 1 SpeciesRust flies
Pulicidae (Billberg, 1820) -> Ischnopsyllidae - 1 SpeciesCommon fleas
Rhinophoridae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1863) - 6 SpeciesWoodlouse flies
Sarcophagidae (Macquart, 1834) - 9 SpeciesFlesh flies
Scathophagidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 10 SpeciesDung flies
Scenopinidae (Burmeister, 1835) - 3 SpeciesWindow Flies
Sciomyzidae (Fallen, 1820) - 5 SpeciesMarsh Flies
Sphaeroceridae (Macquart, 1835) - 30 SpeciesLesser corpse flies
Stratiomyidae (Latreille, 1802) - 34 SpeciesSoldier flies
Syrphidae (Latreille, 1802) - 109 SpeciesRat-tailed Maggots
Tabanidae (Latreille, 1802) - 56 SpeciesHorse-fly
Tachinidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 25 SpeciesTachinid Flies
Tanypezidae (Rondani, 1856) - 2 SpeciesTanypezid flies
Tephritidae (Newman, 1834) - 10 SpeciesPeacock flies
Tethinidae (Hendel, 1916) - 4 SpeciesTethinid flies
Ulidiidae (Macquart, 1835) - 36 SpeciesPicture-winged Flies
Xylomyidae (Verrall, 1901) - 2 SpeciesWood soldier flies
Xylophagidae (Fallen, 1810) - 4 SpeciesAwl-flies
67 Families with 1139 Species in Slovakia
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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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