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Distribution path and Subregions of Costa Rica (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - Central America - Costa Rica
Taxonomy for Calliphoridae (Blow flies) in Costa Rica
Class
Costa Rica
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 456 families, 6902 genera, 25265 species
Tree
Subclass
Costa Rica
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 453 families, 6893 genera, 25252 species
Tree
Infraclass
Costa Rica
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 431 families, 6787 genera, 24913 species
Tree
Superorder
Costa Rica
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 295 families, 5661 genera, 22295 species
Tree
Order
Costa Rica
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 84 families, 999 genera, 3568 species
Tree
Suborder
Costa Rica
Brachycera (Macquart, 1834) (Short-horned flies)
 66 families, 797 genera, 2731 species
Site
Tree
Infraorder
Costa Rica
Muscomorpha (Woodley, 1989)
 50 families, 599 genera, 2126 species
Tree
Section
Costa Rica
Schizophora (Becher, 1882)
 46 families, 472 genera, 1398 species
Tree
Subsection
Costa Rica
Calyptratae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) (Calyptrate muscoids)
 10 families, 172 genera, 406 species
Tree
Superfamily
Costa Rica
Oestroidea (Leach, 1815)
 5 families, 127 genera, 260 species
Tree
Family
Costa Rica
Calliphoridae (Brauer & Bergenstamm, 1889) (Blow flies) - Systematics
 14 genera, 32 species
Site
Tree
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Genera243    worldwide
Species3.460    worldwide
Common namesBlow flies, Blow-flies, Carrion flies, Bluebottles, Greenbottles, Cluster flies, Blue-bottles, Green-bottles
German namesSchmeißfliegen, Schmeissfliegen
Dutch namesVleesvliegen, Brom Vlees vliegen
Danish namesSpyfluer
Finnish namesRaatokärpäset
Norwegian namesSpyfluer
Swedish namesSpyflugor
AuthorBrauer & Bergenstamm, 1889
Distribution
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania
Antarctica


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
Nearctic
Afrotropical
Indo-Australian region
Holarctic


Fossils:

Cenozoic
Paleozoic
Mesozoic


World Oceans:

Pacific Ocean
Atlantic Ocean
Indian Ocean


Countries
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Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Bahamas, Belgium, Belize, Benin, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, Laos, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Lithuania, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Mali, Marshall Islands, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia, Mongolia, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, North Korea, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, São Tomé and Príncipe, Samoa, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Tonga, Tunisia, Turkey, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesCalliphoridae in bie.ala.org.au
Calliphoridae in faunaeur.org
Calliphoridae in itis.gov
Calliphoridae in dyntaxa.se
Calliphoridae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Calliphoridae in Costa Rica
Calliphora irazuana (Townsend, 1908)Info
Calliphora peruviana -> Neta chilensisInfo
Chloroprocta idioidea (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830)Info
Chrysomya megacephala (Fabricius, 1794)Oriental latrine flyInfo
Chrysomya rufifacies (Macquart, 1843)Hairy maggot blow flyInfo
Cochliomyia hominivorax (Coquerel, 1858)ScrewwormInfo
Cochliomyia macellaria (Fabricius, 1775)Secondary screwwormInfo
Compsomyiops fulvicrura (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830)Info
Compsomyiops verena (Walker, 1849)Info
Hemilucilia benoisti (Seguy, 1925)Info
Hemilucilia flavifacies (Engel, 1931)Info
Hemilucilia segmentaria (Fabricius, 1805)Info
Hemilucilia semidiaphana (Rondani, 1850)Info
Henriquella spicata (Aldrich, 1925)Info
Huascaromusca semiflava (Aldrich, 1925)Info
Huascaromusca uniseta (Aldrich, 1925)Info
Lucilia cuprina (Wiedemann, 1830)Australian sheep blowflyInfo
Lucilia eximia -> Neomyia lautaInfo
Lucilia ocularis -> Lucilia purpurescensInfo
Lucilia purpurescens (Walker, 1836)Info
Mesembrinella abaca (Hall, 1948)Info
Mesembrinella bicolor (Fabricius, 1893)Info
Mesembrinella facialis (Aldrich, 1922)Info
Mesembrinella flavicrura (Aldrich, 1925)Info
Mesembrinella pictipennis (Aldrich, 1922)Info
Mesembrinella spicata -> Henriquella spicataInfo
Mesembrinella umbrosa (Aldrich, 1922)Info
Myiolucilia fulvinota (Bigot, 1877)Info
Neta chilensis (Walker, 1836)Info
Paralucilia adespota (Dear, 1985)Info
Paralucilia fulvinota (Bigot, 1877)Info
Phaenicia eximia (Wiedemann, 1819)Info
32 Species in Calliphoridae for Costa Rica listed
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
InfraorderMuscomorpha
SectionSchizophora
SubsectionCalyptratae
Calyptrate muscoids
SuperfamilyOestroidea
FamilyCalliphoridae
Blow flies, Blow-flies, Carrion flies, Bluebottles, Greenbottles, Cluster flies, Blue-bottles, Green-bottles
AuthorBrauer & Bergenstamm, 1889

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