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Distribution path and Subregions of Tonga (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Oceania - Polynesia - Tonga
Taxonomy for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Tonga
Class
Tonga
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 99 families, 281 genera, 449 species
Tree
Subclass
Tonga
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 99 families, 281 genera, 449 species
Tree
Infraclass
Tonga
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 96 families, 274 genera, 442 species
Tree
Superorder
Tonga
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 61 families, 183 genera, 308 species
Tree
Order
Tonga
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 25 families, 61 genera, 93 species
Tree
Suborder
Tonga
Brachycera (Macquart, 1834) (Short-horned flies)
 19 families, 50 genera, 67 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
Tonga
    Asilomorpha (Rohdendorf, 1961)
     1 family, 6 genera, 9 species
Infraorder
Tonga
    Muscomorpha (Woodley, 1989)
     17 families, 42 genera, 56 species
Infraorder
Tonga
    Stratiomyomorpha (Wood, 1990)
     1 family, 2 genera, 2 species

Family overview for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Tonga
Agromyzidae (Fallen, 1823) - 4 SpeciesLeaf miner flies
Calliphoridae (Brauer & Bergenstamm, 1889) - 2 SpeciesBlow flies
Chloropidae (Schoenherr, 1840) - 3 SpeciesEye flies
Dolichopodidae (Latreille, 1809) - 9 SpeciesLong-legged flies
Drosophilidae (Rondani, 1856) - 4 SpeciesFruit flies
Ephydridae (Zetterstedt, 1837) - 5 SpeciesBrine fly
Hippoboscidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 1 SpeciesLouse Flies
Lauxaniidae (Macquart, 1835) - 1 SpeciesLauxaniid flies
Micropezidae (Illiger, 1798) - 1 SpeciesStilt Flies
Muscidae (Latreille, 1802) - 8 SpeciesHouse flies
Nycteribiidae (Samouelle, 1819) -> Hippoboscidae - 1 SpeciesWingless Bat Flies
Sarcophagidae (Macquart, 1834) - 1 SpeciesFlesh flies
Sciomyzidae (Fallen, 1820) - 1 SpeciesMarsh Flies
Sphaeroceridae (Macquart, 1835) - 2 SpeciesLesser corpse flies
Stratiomyidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesSoldier flies
Syrphidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesRat-tailed Maggots
Tachinidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 4 SpeciesTachinid Flies
Tephritidae (Newman, 1834) - 16 SpeciesPeacock flies
Tethinidae (Hendel, 1916) -> Canacidae - 1 SpeciesTethinid flies
19 Families with 67 Species in Tonga


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Species overview - Checklist for Brachycera in Tonga
Species with ANext  
Achradocera barbata (Loew, 1861)Info
Allotrichoma alium (Cresson, 1929)Info
Amblypsilopus cosmochirus (Bezzi, 1928)Info
Amblypsilopus eupulvillatus (Parent, 1928)Info
Atherigona hendersoni (Malloch, 1923)Info
Atherigona orientalis (Schiner, 1868)Pepper fruitflyInfo
Atherigona oryzae (Malloch, 1925)Rice stem flyInfo
Atherigona poecilopoda (Bezzi, 1928)Info
Austrophorocera solennis (Walker, 1858)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Bactrocera distincta (Malloch, 1931)Info
Bactrocera facialis (Coquillett, 1909)Info
Bactrocera kirki (Froggatt, 1911)Info
Bactrocera obscura (Malloch, 1931)Info
Bactrocera passiflorae (Froggatt, 1911)Info
Bactrocera psidii (Froggatt, 1899)Info
Bactrocera xanthodes (Broun, 1904)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Calliphora simulata (Malloch, 1932)Info
Campiglossa fouica (Hering, 1951)Info
Campiglossa longirostris (Thomson, 1869)Info
Cephalochrysa maxima (Bezzi, 1928)Info
Chromatopoda annulipes (Walker, 1849)Info
Chrysomya varipes (Macquart, 1851)Small hairy maggot blowflyInfo
Chrysosoma complicatum (Becker, 1922)Info
Chrysosoma ferrifer (Lamb, 1929)Info
Chrysosoma ferriferum (Lamb, 1929)Info
Coelotrypes punctilabris (Bezzi, 1928)Info
Coproica ferruginata (Stenhammar, 1855)Info
Cyclopodia inclita (Falcoz, 1927)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dasyrhicnoessa sexseriata (Hendel, 1913)Info
Dettopsomyia formosa (Lamb, 1914)Info
Dichaetomyia vicaria (Walker, 1859)Info
Dioxyna conflicta (Curran, 1929)Info
Dioxyna fouica (Hering, 1951)Info
Drosophila pallidosa (Bock & Wheeler, 1972)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Euphranta lemniscata (Enderlein, 1911)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hyadina hivaoae (Malloch, 1933)Info
Species with KBack  Next  Top
Krakatauia planticorum (Bickel, 2008)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Leptopsilopa pollinosa (Kertesz, 1901)Info
Limnophora mesolissa (Bezzi, 1928)Info
Limnophora subobsoleta (Malloch, 1929)Info
Liohippelates flavipes (Loew, 1866)Info
Liriomyza brassicae (Riley, 1885)Serpentine leaf minerInfo
Lissocephala metallescens (Meijere, 1914)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Melanostoma apicale (Bigot, 1884)Info
Mimegralla tongana (Czerny, 1932)Info
Mosillus opaculus (Thomson, 1869)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Norrbomia tropica (Duda, 1923)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Ophiomyia cornuta (De Meijere, 1910)Info
Ophiomyia lantanae (Froggat, 1919)Lantana seed flyInfo
Ophiomyia phaseoli (Tryon, 1895)Bean flyInfo
Ornithoctona plicata (Von Olfers, 1816)Info
Oscinellinae centralis (Bezzi, 1928)Info
Oxysarcodexia taitensis (Schiner, 1868)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Phasmaphleps pacifica (Bickel, 2006)Info
Pherbellia dives (Bezzi, 1928)Info
Piestometopon luteiceps (Meijere, 1914)Info
Prosena zonalis (Curran, 1929)Info
Psilopa pollinosa -> Leptopsilopa pollinosaInfo
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Scaptodrosophila marjoryae (Harrison, 1954)Info
Scoliophthalmus centralis -> Oscinellinae centralisInfo
Spathulina acroleuca (Schiner, 1868)Info
Synthesiomyia nudiseta (Wulp, 1883)Info
Syntormon flexibile (Wulp, 1890)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tetreuaresta obscuriventris (Loew, 1873)Info
Trypetisoma caniventre (Bezzi, 1928)Info
Species with VBack  Next  Top
Voriella cinerella (Mesnil, 1953)Info
Species with WBack  Top
Winthemia pacifica (Malloch, 1935)Info
67 Species in Brachycera for Tonga 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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