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Distribution path and Subregions of Taiwan (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - Far East - East Asia - Taiwan
Taxonomy for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Taiwan
Class
Taiwan
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 622 families, 11176 genera, 40645 species
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Subclass
Taiwan
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 619 families, 11170 genera, 40637 species
Tree
Infraclass
Taiwan
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 596 families, 11046 genera, 40168 species
Tree
Superorder
Taiwan
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 390 families, 8582 genera, 32079 species
Tree
Order
Taiwan
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 107 families, 1609 genera, 6605 species
Tree
Suborder
Taiwan
Brachycera (Macquart, 1834) (Short-horned flies)
 84 families, 1303 genera, 5033 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
Taiwan
    Asilomorpha (Rohdendorf, 1961)
     12 families, 189 genera, 738 species
Infraorder
Taiwan
    Muscomorpha (Woodley, 1989)
     66 families, 1023 genera, 3917 species
Infraorder
Taiwan
    Stratiomyomorpha (Wood, 1990)
     4 families, 51 genera, 105 species
Infraorder
Taiwan
    Tabanomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (March Flies)
     2 families, 40 genera, 273 species

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Family overview for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Taiwan
Acroceridae (Leach, 1815) - 7 SpeciesSpider flies
Agromyzidae (Fallen, 1823) - 232 SpeciesLeaf miner flies
Anthomyiidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 88 SpeciesAnthomyiid flies
Anthomyzidae (Czerny, 1903) - 12 SpeciesAnthomyzid flies
Asilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 224 SpeciesRobber flies
Asteiidae (Rondani, 1856) - 9 SpeciesAsteiid Flies
Athericidae (Stuckenberg, 1973) - 2 SpeciesWater snipe flies
Bombyliidae (Latreille, 1802) - 43 SpeciesBee Flies
Brachystomatidae (Melander, 1908) - 1 Species
Calliphoridae (Brauer & Bergenstamm, 1889) - 110 SpeciesBlow flies
Campichoetidae (Griffiths, 1972) - 1 Species
Canacidae (Jones, 1906) - 14 SpeciesSurge Flies
Celyphidae (Bigot, 1852) - 11 SpeciesBeetle flies
Chamaemyiidae (Hendel, 1910) - 4 SpeciesSilver Flies
Chloropidae (Schoenherr, 1840) - 216 SpeciesEye flies
Chyromyidae (Hendel, 1916) - 2 SpeciesChiromyid flies
Clusiidae (Schönherr, 1840) - 16 SpeciesDruid Flies
Conopidae (Latreille, 1802) - 28 SpeciesThick-headed Flies
Cryptochetidae (Brues & Melander, 1932) - 1 SpeciesCryptochetid Flies
Ctenostylidae (Bigot, 1882) - 1 Species
Curtonotidae (Duda, 1934) - 2 SpeciesQuasimodo flies
Cypselosomatidae (Hennig, 1958) - 4 SpeciesCypselosomatid flies
Diastatidae (Hendel, 1917) - 1 SpeciesBog flies
Diopsidae (Billberg, 1820) - 7 SpeciesStalk-eyed flies
Dolichopodidae (Latreille, 1809) - 299 SpeciesLong-legged flies
Drosophilidae (Rondani, 1856) - 398 SpeciesFruit flies
Dryomyzidae (Schiner, 1862) - 8 SpeciesDryomyzid flies
Empididae (Latreille, 1809) - 58 SpeciesDance Flies
Ephydridae (Zetterstedt, 1837) - 105 SpeciesBrine fly
Fanniidae (Schnabl & Dziezicki, 1911) - 37 SpeciesLittle house flies
Glossinidae (Theobald, 1903) - 2 SpeciesTik-tik flies
Gobryidae (Mcalpine, 1997) - 1 Species
Heteromyzidae (Fallen, 1820) - 7 SpeciesHeleomyzid flies
Hippoboscidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 44 SpeciesLouse Flies
Hybotidae (Meigen, 1820) - 77 SpeciesHybotid flies
Lauxaniidae (Macquart, 1835) - 106 SpeciesLauxaniid flies
Lonchaeidae (Loew, 1861) - 33 SpeciesLonchaeid Flies
Lonchopteridae (Curtis, 1839) - 3 SpeciesSpear-winged flies
Megamerinidae (Hendel, 1913) - 4 Species
Micropezidae (Illiger, 1798) - 24 SpeciesStilt Flies
Milichiidae (Schiner, 1862) - 31 SpeciesFilth flies
Muscidae (Latreille, 1802) - 442 SpeciesHouse flies
Mydidae (Bezzi, 1903) - 2 SpeciesMydas flies
Mythicomyiidae (Melander, 1902) - 3 SpeciesMicro Bee Flies
Nannodastiidae (Papp, 1980) - 1 Species
Nemestrinidae (Macquart, 1834) - 7 SpeciesTangle-veined flies
Neriidae (Hendel, 1916) - 7 SpeciesStilt-legged flies
Nycteribiidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 17 SpeciesWingless Bat Flies
Odiniidae (Hendel, 1920) - 1 SpeciesOdiniid flies
Oestridae (Leach, 1815) - 7 SpeciesBot flies
Opomyzidae (Fallen, 1820) -> Ectyphinae - 1 SpeciesOpomyzid flies
Pallopteridae (Loew, 1862) - 1 SpeciesFlutter flies
Periscelididae (Oldenberg, 1914) - 1 SpeciesPeriscelidid Flies
Phoridae (Curtis, 1833) - 93 SpeciesScuttle Flies
Piophilidae (Macquart, 1835) - 2 SpeciesSkipper Flies
Pipunculidae (Walker, 1834) - 76 SpeciesBig-headed Flies
Platypezidae (Fallen, 1815) - 13 SpeciesSmoke Flies
Platystomatidae (Schiner, 1862) - 56 SpeciesSignal flies
Psilidae (Macquart, 1835) - 17 SpeciesRust flies
Pulicidae (Billberg, 1820) - 13 SpeciesCommon fleas
Pyrgotidae (Schiner, 1868) - 4 SpeciesPyrgotid Flies
Rhagionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 27 SpeciesSnipe flies
Rhinophoridae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1863) - 16 SpeciesWoodlouse flies
Richardidae (Snow, 1896) - 6 SpeciesThyreophorid flies
Sarcophagidae (Macquart, 1834) - 134 SpeciesFlesh flies
Scathophagidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 31 SpeciesDung flies
Scenopinidae (Burmeister, 1835) - 3 SpeciesWindow Flies
Sciomyzidae (Fallen, 1820) - 23 SpeciesMarsh Flies
Sepsidae (Walker, 1833) - 143 SpeciesBlack scavenger flies
Sphaeroceridae (Macquart, 1835) - 52 SpeciesLesser corpse flies
Stratiomyidae (Latreille, 1802) - 69 SpeciesSoldier flies
Streblidae (Kolenati, 1863) - 2 SpeciesBat flies
Syrphidae (Latreille, 1802) - 388 SpeciesRat-tailed Maggots
Tabanidae (Latreille, 1802) - 253 SpeciesHorse-fly
Tachinidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 405 SpeciesTachinid Flies
Tanypezidae (Rondani, 1856) - 7 SpeciesTanypezid flies
Tephritidae (Newman, 1834) - 372 SpeciesPeacock flies
Tethinidae (Hendel, 1916) - 13 SpeciesTethinid flies
Therevidae (Newman, 1834) - 14 SpeciesTherevids
Ulidiidae (Macquart, 1835) - 7 SpeciesPicture-winged Flies
Xenasteiidae (Hardy, 1980) - 1 Species
Xylomyidae (Verrall, 1901) - 7 SpeciesWood soldier flies
Xylophagidae (Fallen, 1810) - 20 SpeciesAwl-flies
83 Families with 5030 Species in Taiwan
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Species overview - Checklist for Brachycera in Taiwan without family allocation
Prosciara anfracta (Vilkamaa & Hippa, 1996)Info
Prosciara furtiva (Vilkamaa & Hippa, 1996)Info
Prosciara meracula (Vilkamaa & Hippa, 1996)Info
3 Species in Brachycera for Taiwan listed without family allocation
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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