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Distribution path and Subregions of Somalia (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - East Africa - Somalia
Taxonomy for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Somalia
Class
Somalia
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 190 families, 1405 genera, 3191 species
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Subclass
Somalia
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 189 families, 1402 genera, 3188 species
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Infraclass
Somalia
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 181 families, 1373 genera, 3122 species
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Superorder
Somalia
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 128 families, 1115 genera, 2643 species
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Order
Somalia
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 28 families, 81 genera, 156 species
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Suborder
Somalia
Brachycera (Macquart, 1834) (Short-horned flies)
 23 families, 67 genera, 120 species
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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
Somalia
    Asilomorpha (Rohdendorf, 1961)
     8 families, 36 genera, 65 species
Infraorder
Somalia
    Muscomorpha (Woodley, 1989)
     14 families, 26 genera, 41 species
Infraorder
Somalia
    Tabanomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (March Flies)
     1 family, 5 genera, 14 species

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Family overview for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Somalia
Acroceridae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesSpider flies
Agromyzidae (Fallen, 1823) - 2 SpeciesLeaf miner flies
Asilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 23 SpeciesRobber flies
Bombyliidae (Latreille, 1802) - 34 SpeciesBee Flies
Calliphoridae (Brauer & Bergenstamm, 1889) - 3 SpeciesBlow flies
Chloropidae (Schoenherr, 1840) - 4 SpeciesEye flies
Coelopidae (Hendel, 1910) - 1 SpeciesKelp Flies
Dolichopodidae (Latreille, 1809) - 3 SpeciesLong-legged flies
Drosophilidae (Rondani, 1856) - 1 SpeciesFruit flies
Glossinidae (Theobald, 1903) - 1 SpeciesTik-tik flies
Hybotidae (Meigen, 1820) - 1 SpeciesHybotid flies
Milichiidae (Schiner, 1862) - 1 SpeciesFilth flies
Muscidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesHouse flies
Mydidae (Bezzi, 1903) - 1 SpeciesMydas flies
Nemestrinidae (Macquart, 1834) - 1 SpeciesTangle-veined flies
Nycteribiidae (Samouelle, 1819) -> Hippoboscidae - 1 SpeciesWingless Bat Flies
Platystomatidae (Schiner, 1862) - 1 SpeciesSignal flies
Sarcophagidae (Macquart, 1834) - 9 SpeciesFlesh flies
Syrphidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesRat-tailed Maggots
Tabanidae (Latreille, 1802) - 14 SpeciesHorse-fly
Tachinidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 9 SpeciesTachinid Flies
Tephritidae (Newman, 1834) - 5 SpeciesPeacock flies
Therevidae (Newman, 1834) - 1 SpeciesTherevids
23 Families with 120 Species in Somalia
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Species overview - Checklist for Brachycera in Somalia
Species with ANext  
Adersia guichardi (Oldroyd, 1957)Info
Adersia oestroides (Karsch, 1888)Info
Afromydas guichardi (Bequaert, 1963)Info
Anastoechus ravus (Greathead, 1970)Info
Anastoechus rubicundus (Bezzi, 1924)Info
Anastoechus spinifacies (Bezzi, 1924)Info
Anastoechus subviridis (Greathead, 1996)Info
Antonia cirrhata (Bezzi, 1924)Info
Antonia suavissima (Loew, 1856)Info
Aprometopis silvestrii (Seguy, 1932)Info
Argyrochlamys cavicola (Parent, 1929)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Blaesoxipha agrestis (Robineau-desvoidy, 1863)Info
Blaesoxipha anceps (Villeneuve, 1930)Info
Blepharella analis (Curran, 1927)Info
Bombylella delicata (Wiedemann, 1830)Info
Bombylisoma senegalense (Macquart, 1840)Info
Bombylius erythrocerus (Bezzi, 1901)Info
Bombylius pallidipilus (Greathead, 1967)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Cacoxenus paolii (Seguy, 1933)Info
Caecanthrax inauratus (Klug, 1832)Info
Chrysops streptobalius (Speiser, 1912)Info
Coelopa aequatorialis (Bezzi, 1892)Info
Cosmina prasina (Brauer & Bergenstamm, 1889)Info
Cylindromyia eronis (Curran, 1927)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dacus ciliatus (Loew, 1862)Info
Dacus ficicola (Bezzi, 1915)Info
Dacus longistylus -> Dacus persicusInfo
Dacus persicus (Hendel, 1927)Info
Dacus vertebratus (Bezzi, 1908)Info
Delta asina mixtum (Giordani Soika, 1944)Info
Delta dimidiatipenne (Saussure, 1852)Info
Delta emarginatum (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Delta esuriens gracile (Saussure, 1852)Info
Delta hottentottum berlandi (Giordani Soika, 1933)Info
Delta lepeletierii formosum (De Saussure, 1852)Info
Delta lepeletierii lepeletierii (De Saussure, 1852)Info
Dolichotachina proxima (Seguy, 1953)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Eumerus sexfasciatus (Johnson, 1898)Info
Eurhyncomyia diversicolor (Bigot, 1888)Info
Exoprosopa eritreae (Greathead, 1967)Info
Exoprosopa louisae (Francois, 1962)Info
Exoprosopa luteicosta (Bezzi, 1921)Info
Exoprosopa orientalis (Bezzi, 1924)Info
Exoprosopa pauper (Walker, 1871)Info
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Gerrolasius meridionalis (Hermann, 1920)Info
Glossina brevipalpis (Newstead, 1910)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Haematopota albihirta (Karsch, 1888)Info
Haematopota coronata (Austen, 1908)Info
Haematopota mactans -> Haematopota albihirtaInfo
Heteralonia rubella (Bezzi, 1924)Info
Heteralonia suffusa (Klug, 1832)Info
Heteronychia destructor (Malloch, 1929)Info
Hoplistomera serripes (Fabricius, 1805)Info
Hoplistomerus engeli (Oldroyd, 1940)Info
Hoplistomerus erythropus (Bezzi, 1915)Info
Hoplistomerus miniatus (Oldroyd, 1940)Info
Hoplistomerus pegos (Londt, 2007)Info
Hoplistomerus serripes (Fabricius, 1805)Info
Hoplistomerus zelimina (Speiser, 1910)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lamyra greatheadi (Oldroyd, 1974)Info
Lasiocnemus fascipennis (Engel & Cuthbertson, 1939)Info
Lasiocnemus londti (Dikow, 2007)Info
Laxenecera pulchella (Oldroyd, 1970)Info
Ligyra enderleini (Paramonov, 1929)Info
Ligyra sisyphus (Fabricius, 1805)Info
Ligyra virgo (Bezzi, 1924)Info
Litorhina salamonae (Greathead, 1967)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Melanagromyza azawii (Spencer, 1973)Info
Melanagromyza vignalis (Spencer, 1959)Info
Micomitra chrystallina (Bezzi, 1924)Info
Milichia pubescens (Becker, 1907)Info
Musca somalorum (Bezzi, 1892)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Neolophonotus dubius (Bezzi, 1892)Info
Neolophonotus roberti (Londt, 1990)Info
Neolophonotus somali (Londt, 1990)Info
Nusa eos (Londt, 2006)Info
Nusa infumata (Loew, 1851)Info
Nusa vittipes (Bezzi, 1915)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Pachylophus femoratus (Johnson, 1898)Info
Palpomya ruficeps (Enderlein, 1912)Info
Penicillidia pachymela (Speiser, 1900)Info
Petrorossia letho (Wiedemann, 1828)Info
Petrorossia tropicalis (Bezzi, 1921)Info
Philodicus pallidus (Blasdale, 1957)Info
Philodicus pavesii (Bezzi, 1892)Info
Philoliche bricchettii (Bezzi, 1892)Info
Philoliche distincta (Ricardo, 1908)Info
Philoliche magrettii (Bezzi, 1901)Info
Philoliche tricolor ()Info
Phumosia spinicosta (Hough, 1898)Info
Phycus rufofemoratus (Krober, 1913)Info
Pterodontia smithi (Johnson, 1898)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rhipidocephala semitestacea (Loew, 1863)Info
Robertomyia lavignei (Londt, 1990)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Sarcophaga praerupta (Villeneuve, 1930)Info
Semaranga dorsocentralis (Becker, 1911)Info
Spogostylum dagomba (Bowden, 1964)Info
Spogostylum niphas (Hermann, 1907)Info
Spogostylum ocyale (Wiedemann, 1828)Info
Stenopogon lehri (Londt, 1999)Info
Stygeromyia maculosa (Austen, 1907)Info
Systoechus audax (Greathead, 1967)Info
Systoechus somali (Oldroyd, 1947)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tabanus antennarum (Krober, 1936)Info
Tabanus leucostomus (Loew, 1858)Info
Tabanus mordax -> Tabanus antennarumInfo
Tabanus morsitans (Ricardo, 1908)Info
Thaumatomyia notata (Meigen, 1830)Yellow swarming flySite
Thinophilus ochripalpis (Becker, 1910)Info
Thinophilus spinulosus (Parent, 1929)Info
Thyridanthrax incipiens (Bezzi, 1924)Info
Trichina pallida (Klug, 1832)Info
Trichopsidea costata (Loew, 1857)Info
Species with VBack  Next  Top
Villa paniscoides (Bezzi, 1912)Info
Villa sexfasciata (Wiedemann, 1821)Info
Species with WBack  Next  Top
Wohlfahrtia erythrocera (Villeneuve, 1910)Info
Wohlfahrtia indigens (Villeneuve, 1928)Info
Wohlfahrtia nuba (Wiedemann, 1830)Info
Wohlfahrtia smarti (Salem, 1938)Info
Species with XBack  Top
Xerachistus acutus (Bezzi, 1924)Info
120 Species in Brachycera for Somalia 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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