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Distribution path and Subregions of Venezuela (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - South America - Venezuela
Taxonomy for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Venezuela
Class
Venezuela
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 410 families, 4046 genera, 12262 species
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Subclass
Venezuela
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 406 families, 4038 genera, 12253 species
Tree
Infraclass
Venezuela
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 389 families, 3943 genera, 11981 species
Tree
Superorder
Venezuela
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 243 families, 3174 genera, 10354 species
Tree
Order
Venezuela
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 69 families, 540 genera, 1912 species
Tree
Suborder
Venezuela
Brachycera (Macquart, 1834) (Short-horned flies)
 52 families, 425 genera, 1210 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
Venezuela
    Asilomorpha (Rohdendorf, 1961)
     8 families, 82 genera, 215 species
Infraorder
Venezuela
    Muscomorpha (Woodley, 1989)
     40 families, 309 genera, 885 species
Infraorder
Venezuela
    Stratiomyomorpha (Wood, 1990)
     3 families, 14 genera, 36 species
Infraorder
Venezuela
    Tabanomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (March Flies)
     1 family, 20 genera, 74 species

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Family overview for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Venezuela
Agromyzidae (Fallen, 1823) - 76 SpeciesLeaf miner flies
Anthomyiidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 2 SpeciesAnthomyiid flies
Asilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 139 SpeciesRobber flies
Asteiidae (Rondani, 1856) - 7 SpeciesAsteiid Flies
Bombyliidae (Latreille, 1802) - 31 SpeciesBee Flies
Calliphoridae (Brauer & Bergenstamm, 1889) - 10 SpeciesBlow flies
Chloropidae (Schoenherr, 1840) - 19 SpeciesEye flies
Clusiidae (Schönherr, 1840) - 9 SpeciesDruid Flies
Conopidae (Latreille, 1802) - 10 SpeciesThick-headed Flies
Dolichopodidae (Latreille, 1809) - 25 SpeciesLong-legged flies
Drosophilidae (Rondani, 1856) - 45 SpeciesFruit flies
Empididae (Latreille, 1809) - 2 SpeciesDance Flies
Ephydridae (Zetterstedt, 1837) - 16 SpeciesBrine fly
Fanniidae (Schnabl & Dziezicki, 1911) - 4 SpeciesLittle house flies
Hippoboscidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 4 SpeciesLouse Flies
Hybotidae (Meigen, 1820) - 1 SpeciesHybotid flies
Inbiomyiidae (Buck, 2006) - 1 Species
Lauxaniidae (Macquart, 1835) - 11 SpeciesLauxaniid flies
Lonchaeidae (Loew, 1861) - 9 SpeciesLonchaeid Flies
Micropezidae (Illiger, 1798) - 28 SpeciesStilt Flies
Milichiidae (Schiner, 1862) - 3 SpeciesFilth flies
Muscidae (Latreille, 1802) - 44 SpeciesHouse flies
Mydidae (Bezzi, 1903) - 2 SpeciesMydas flies
Mythicomyiidae (Melander, 1902) - 2 SpeciesMicro Bee Flies
Neriidae (Hendel, 1916) - 5 SpeciesStilt-legged flies
Nycteribiidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 7 SpeciesWingless Bat Flies
Oestridae (Leach, 1815) - 2 SpeciesBot flies
Pantophthalmidae (Williston, 1906) - 5 SpeciesTimber flies
Periscelididae (Oldenberg, 1914) - 2 SpeciesPeriscelidid Flies
Phoridae (Curtis, 1833) - 20 SpeciesScuttle Flies
Pipunculidae (Walker, 1834) - 2 SpeciesBig-headed Flies
Platystomatidae (Schiner, 1862) - 1 SpeciesSignal flies
Psilidae (Macquart, 1835) - 1 SpeciesRust flies
Pulicidae (Billberg, 1820) -> Ischnopsyllidae - 1 SpeciesCommon fleas
Rhagionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesSnipe flies
Rhinophoridae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1863) - 91 SpeciesWoodlouse flies
Richardidae (Snow, 1896) - 18 SpeciesThyreophorid flies
Ropalomeridae (Linder, 1930) - 3 SpeciesRopalomerid flies
Sarcophagidae (Macquart, 1834) - 33 SpeciesFlesh flies
Sciomyzidae (Fallen, 1820) - 5 SpeciesMarsh Flies
Sepsidae (Walker, 1833) - 4 SpeciesBlack scavenger flies
Somatiidae (Hendel, 1935) - 2 Species
Sphaeroceridae (Macquart, 1835) - 27 SpeciesLesser corpse flies
Stratiomyidae (Latreille, 1802) - 30 SpeciesSoldier flies
Streblidae (Kolenati, 1863) - 123 SpeciesBat flies
Syrphidae (Latreille, 1802) - 81 SpeciesRat-tailed Maggots
Tabanidae (Latreille, 1802) - 74 SpeciesHorse-fly
Tachinidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 59 SpeciesTachinid Flies
Tanypezidae (Rondani, 1856) - 5 SpeciesTanypezid flies
Tephritidae (Newman, 1834) - 86 SpeciesPeacock flies
Therevidae (Newman, 1834) - 13 SpeciesTherevids
Ulidiidae (Macquart, 1835) - 9 SpeciesPicture-winged Flies
52 Families with 1210 Species in Venezuela
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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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