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Distribution path and Subregions of Uganda (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - East Africa - Uganda
Subregions: Rwenzori Mountains
Taxonomy for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Uganda
Class
Uganda
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 347 families, 3773 genera, 12660 species
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Subclass
Uganda
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 346 families, 3772 genera, 12659 species
Tree
Infraclass
Uganda
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 327 families, 3677 genera, 12333 species
Tree
Superorder
Uganda
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 243 families, 3151 genera, 11359 species
Tree
Order
Uganda
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 71 families, 629 genera, 2110 species
Tree
Suborder
Uganda
Brachycera (Macquart, 1834) (Short-horned flies)
 57 families, 497 genera, 1492 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
Uganda
    Asilomorpha (Rohdendorf, 1961)
     10 families, 89 genera, 240 species
Infraorder
Uganda
    Muscomorpha (Woodley, 1989)
     42 families, 376 genera, 1154 species
Infraorder
Uganda
    Stratiomyomorpha (Wood, 1990)
     4 families, 21 genera, 32 species
Infraorder
Uganda
    Tabanomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (March Flies)
     1 family, 11 genera, 66 species

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Family overview for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Uganda
Acroceridae (Leach, 1815) - 3 SpeciesSpider flies
Agromyzidae (Fallen, 1823) - 23 SpeciesLeaf miner flies
Anthomyiidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 15 SpeciesAnthomyiid flies
Anthomyzidae (Czerny, 1903) - 8 SpeciesAnthomyzid flies
Asilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 80 SpeciesRobber flies
Asteiidae (Rondani, 1856) - 1 SpeciesAsteiid Flies
Athericidae (Stuckenberg, 1973) - 2 SpeciesWater snipe flies
Bombyliidae (Latreille, 1802) - 63 SpeciesBee Flies
Brachystomatidae (Melander, 1908) - 1 Species
Calliphoridae (Brauer & Bergenstamm, 1889) - 49 SpeciesBlow flies
Celyphidae (Bigot, 1852) - 1 SpeciesBeetle flies
Chamaemyiidae (Hendel, 1910) - 1 SpeciesSilver Flies
Chloropidae (Schoenherr, 1840) - 98 SpeciesEye flies
Conopidae (Latreille, 1802) - 17 SpeciesThick-headed Flies
Cryptochetidae (Brues & Melander, 1932) - 3 SpeciesCryptochetid Flies
Diopsidae (Billberg, 1820) - 10 SpeciesStalk-eyed flies
Dolichopodidae (Latreille, 1809) - 47 SpeciesLong-legged flies
Drosophilidae (Rondani, 1856) - 23 SpeciesFruit flies
Empididae (Latreille, 1809) - 24 SpeciesDance Flies
Ephydridae (Zetterstedt, 1837) - 16 SpeciesBrine fly
Glossinidae (Theobald, 1903) - 4 SpeciesTik-tik flies
Heteromyzidae (Fallen, 1820) - 7 SpeciesHeleomyzid flies
Hippoboscidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 7 SpeciesLouse Flies
Hybotidae (Meigen, 1820) - 18 SpeciesHybotid flies
Lonchaeidae (Loew, 1861) - 10 SpeciesLonchaeid Flies
Lonchopteridae (Curtis, 1839) - 1 SpeciesSpear-winged flies
Micropezidae (Illiger, 1798) - 17 SpeciesStilt Flies
Milichiidae (Schiner, 1862) - 5 SpeciesFilth flies
Muscidae (Latreille, 1802) - 253 SpeciesHouse flies
Mydidae (Bezzi, 1903) - 1 SpeciesMydas flies
Neriidae (Hendel, 1916) - 1 SpeciesStilt-legged flies
Nycteribiidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 4 SpeciesWingless Bat Flies
Odiniidae (Hendel, 1920) - 2 SpeciesOdiniid flies
Oestridae (Leach, 1815) - 3 SpeciesBot flies
Phoridae (Curtis, 1833) - 13 SpeciesScuttle Flies
Pipunculidae (Walker, 1834) - 4 SpeciesBig-headed Flies
Platystomatidae (Schiner, 1862) - 31 SpeciesSignal flies
Psilidae (Macquart, 1835) - 2 SpeciesRust flies
Pulicidae (Billberg, 1820) - 8 SpeciesCommon fleas
Pyrgotidae (Schiner, 1868) - 4 SpeciesPyrgotid Flies
Rhagionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 3 SpeciesSnipe flies
Rhinophoridae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1863) -> Rhinophorinae - 1 SpeciesWoodlouse flies
Sarcophagidae (Macquart, 1834) - 36 SpeciesFlesh flies
Scenopinidae (Burmeister, 1835) - 1 SpeciesWindow Flies
Sciomyzidae (Fallen, 1820) - 4 SpeciesMarsh Flies
Sepsidae (Walker, 1833) - 22 SpeciesBlack scavenger flies
Sphaeroceridae (Macquart, 1835) - 5 SpeciesLesser corpse flies
Stratiomyidae (Latreille, 1802) - 26 SpeciesSoldier flies
Streblidae (Kolenati, 1863) - 2 SpeciesBat flies
Syrphidae (Latreille, 1802) - 54 SpeciesRat-tailed Maggots
Tabanidae (Latreille, 1802) - 66 SpeciesHorse-fly
Tachinidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 179 SpeciesTachinid Flies
Tanypezidae (Rondani, 1856) - 1 SpeciesTanypezid flies
Tephritidae (Newman, 1834) - 208 SpeciesPeacock flies
Therevidae (Newman, 1834) - 2 SpeciesTherevids
Ulidiidae (Macquart, 1835) - 1 SpeciesPicture-winged Flies
Xylomyidae (Verrall, 1901) - 1 SpeciesWood soldier flies
57 Families with 1492 Species in Uganda
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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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