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Distribution path and Subregions of Spain (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Europe - South Europe - Iberian Peninsula - Spain
Subregions: Balearic Islands (Ibiza, Majorca, Minorca), Central Spain (Madrid, Valencia), North Spain (Aragon, Asturias, Catalonia, Galicia, La Rioja, Navarre), South Spain (Andalusia, Murcia)
Taxonomy for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Spain
Class
Spain
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 600 families, 6335 genera, 23868 species
Tree
Subclass
Spain
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 595 families, 6316 genera, 23816 species
Tree
Infraclass
Spain
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 567 families, 6244 genera, 23647 species
Tree
Superorder
Spain
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 374 families, 5056 genera, 20307 species
Tree
Order
Spain
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 93 families, 876 genera, 2910 species
Tree
Suborder
Spain
Brachycera (Macquart, 1834) (Short-horned flies)
 70 families, 660 genera, 2142 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
Spain
    Asilomorpha (Rohdendorf, 1961)
     13 families, 168 genera, 604 species
Infraorder
Spain
    Muscomorpha (Woodley, 1989)
     50 families, 455 genera, 1425 species
Infraorder
Spain
    Stratiomyomorpha (Wood, 1990)
     3 families, 20 genera, 45 species
Infraorder
Spain
    Tabanomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (March Flies)
     2 families, 13 genera, 61 species
Infraorder
Spain
    Vermileonomorpha (Griffiths, 1994)
     1 family, 2 genera, 5 species

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Family overview for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Spain
Acroceridae (Leach, 1815) - 10 SpeciesSpider flies
Agromyzidae (Fallen, 1823) - 164 SpeciesLeaf miner flies
Anthomyiidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 39 SpeciesAnthomyiid flies
Anthomyzidae (Czerny, 1903) - 1 SpeciesAnthomyzid flies
Asilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 193 SpeciesRobber flies
Asteiidae (Rondani, 1856) - 5 SpeciesAsteiid Flies
Atelestidae (Hennig, 1970) - 3 Species
Bombyliidae (Latreille, 1802) - 185 SpeciesBee Flies
Calliphoridae (Brauer & Bergenstamm, 1889) - 35 SpeciesBlow flies
Canacidae (Jones, 1906) - 1 SpeciesSurge Flies
Carnidae (Newman, 1834) - 17 SpeciesFilth flies
Chamaemyiidae (Hendel, 1910) - 3 SpeciesSilver Flies
Chimeromyiidae (Grimaldi & Cumming, 2009) - 2 Species
Chloropidae (Schoenherr, 1840) - 46 SpeciesEye flies
Chyromyidae (Hendel, 1916) - 17 SpeciesChiromyid flies
Coelopidae (Hendel, 1910) - 1 SpeciesKelp Flies
Conopidae (Latreille, 1802) - 10 SpeciesThick-headed Flies
Cryptochetidae (Brues & Melander, 1932) - 1 SpeciesCryptochetid Flies
Diastatidae (Hendel, 1917) - 3 SpeciesBog flies
Dolichopodidae (Latreille, 1809) - 55 SpeciesLong-legged flies
Drosophilidae (Rondani, 1856) - 21 SpeciesFruit flies
Empididae (Latreille, 1809) - 71 SpeciesDance Flies
Ephydridae (Zetterstedt, 1837) - 61 SpeciesBrine fly
Fanniidae (Schnabl & Dziezicki, 1911) - 2 SpeciesLittle house flies
Heteromyzidae (Fallen, 1820) - 18 SpeciesHeleomyzid flies
Hippoboscidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 3 SpeciesLouse Flies
Hybotidae (Meigen, 1820) - 54 SpeciesHybotid flies
Lauxaniidae (Macquart, 1835) - 30 SpeciesLauxaniid flies
Lonchaeidae (Loew, 1861) - 2 SpeciesLonchaeid Flies
Lonchopteridae (Curtis, 1839) - 3 SpeciesSpear-winged flies
Micropezidae (Illiger, 1798) - 3 SpeciesStilt Flies
Milichiidae (Schiner, 1862) - 5 SpeciesFilth flies
Muscidae (Latreille, 1802) - 46 SpeciesHouse flies
Mydidae (Bezzi, 1903) - 2 SpeciesMydas flies
Mythicomyiidae (Melander, 1902) - 10 SpeciesMicro Bee Flies
Nannodastiidae (Papp, 1980) - 1 Species
Nemestrinidae (Macquart, 1834) - 8 SpeciesTangle-veined flies
Nycteribiidae (Samouelle, 1819) -> Hippoboscidae - 1 SpeciesWingless Bat Flies
Odiniidae (Hendel, 1920) - 6 SpeciesOdiniid flies
Opomyzidae (Fallen, 1820) - 8 SpeciesOpomyzid flies
Pallopteridae (Loew, 1862) - 1 SpeciesFlutter flies
Phoridae (Curtis, 1833) - 11 SpeciesScuttle Flies
Piophilidae (Macquart, 1835) - 4 SpeciesSkipper Flies
Pipunculidae (Walker, 1834) - 31 SpeciesBig-headed Flies
Platypezidae (Fallen, 1815) - 2 SpeciesSmoke Flies
Platystomatidae (Schiner, 1862) - 3 SpeciesSignal flies
Psilidae (Macquart, 1835) - 8 SpeciesRust flies
Pulicidae (Billberg, 1820) -> Ischnopsyllidae - 1 SpeciesCommon fleas
Rhagionemestriidae (Ussatchov, 1968) - 1 Species
Rhagionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 4 SpeciesSnipe flies
Rhinophoridae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1863) - 3 SpeciesWoodlouse flies
Sarcophagidae (Macquart, 1834) - 38 SpeciesFlesh flies
Scathophagidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 5 SpeciesDung flies
Scenopinidae (Burmeister, 1835) - 4 SpeciesWindow Flies
Sciomyzidae (Fallen, 1820) - 22 SpeciesMarsh Flies
Sepsidae (Walker, 1833) - 5 SpeciesBlack scavenger flies
Sphaeroceridae (Macquart, 1835) - 39 SpeciesLesser corpse flies
Stratiomyidae (Latreille, 1802) - 39 SpeciesSoldier flies
Streblidae (Kolenati, 1863) -> Hippoboscidae - 1 SpeciesBat flies
Syrphidae (Latreille, 1802) - 448 SpeciesRat-tailed Maggots
Tabanidae (Latreille, 1802) - 60 SpeciesHorse-fly
Tachinidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 136 SpeciesTachinid Flies
Tephritidae (Newman, 1834) - 91 SpeciesPeacock flies
Tethinidae (Hendel, 1916) - 12 SpeciesTethinid flies
Therevidae (Newman, 1834) - 8 SpeciesTherevids
Ulidiidae (Macquart, 1835) - 10 SpeciesPicture-winged Flies
Vermileonidae (Williston, 1886) - 5 SpeciesWormlions
Xenasteiidae (Hardy, 1980) - 1 Species
Xylophagidae (Fallen, 1810) - 1 SpeciesAwl-flies
Zhangsolvidae (Nagatomi & Yang, 1998) - 2 Species
70 Families with 2142 Species in Spain
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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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