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Distribution path and Subregions of Antarctica (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Antarctica
Subregions: Subantarctic Islands (Bounty Islands, Crozet Islands)
Taxonomy for Canacidae (Surge Flies) in Antarctica
Class
Antarctica
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 121 families, 526 genera, 787 species
Tree
Subclass
Antarctica
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 121 families, 526 genera, 787 species
Tree
Infraclass
Antarctica
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 121 families, 526 genera, 787 species
Tree
Superorder
Antarctica
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 95 families, 470 genera, 658 species
Tree
Order
Antarctica
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 25 families, 51 genera, 73 species
Tree
Suborder
Antarctica
Brachycera (Macquart, 1834) (Short-horned flies)
 18 families, 38 genera, 55 species
Site
Tree
Infraorder
Antarctica
Muscomorpha (Woodley, 1989)
 14 families, 27 genera, 43 species
Tree
Section
Antarctica
Schizophora (Becher, 1882)
 14 families, 27 genera, 43 species
Tree
Subsection
Antarctica
Acalyptratae (Macquart, 1835) (Acalyptrate muscoids)
 11 families, 20 genera, 34 species
Tree
Superfamily
Antarctica
Carnoidea (Newman, 1834)
 2 families, 3 genera, 5 species
Tree
Family
Antarctica
Canacidae (Jones, 1906) (Surge Flies) - Systematics
 2 genera, 4 species
Site
Tree
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Genera17    worldwide
Species206    worldwide
Common namesSurge Flies, Surf Flies, Beach Flies
Danish namesSkøjtefluer
Swedish namesDynflugor
AuthorJones, 1906
Distribution
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania
Antarctica


Ecozones:

Nearctic


World Oceans:

Pacific Ocean
Atlantic Ocean


Countries
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Australia, Belgium, Belize, Brazil, Cameroon, Canada, Cape Verde, Chile, China, Colombia, Cook Islands, Costa Rica, Cuba, Denmark, Dominica, Ecuador, Egypt, France, Gambia, Germany, Greece, India, Indonesia, Iran, Israel, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Kenya, Madagascar, Malaysia, Marshall Islands, Mexico, Micronesia, Namibia, Nepal, New Zealand, Oman, Pakistan, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Peru, Philippines, Portugal, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Taiwan, Thailand, USA, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Yemen
Links and ReferencesCanacidae in bie.ala.org.au
Canacidae in faunaeur.org
Canacidae in dyntaxa.se
Canacidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Canacidae in Antarctica
Apetaenus litoralis (Eaton, 1875)Info
Apetaenus littorea (Hutton, 1902)Info
Apetaenus littoreus (Hutton, 1901)Info
Listriomastix litorea (Enderlein, 1909)Info
4 Species in Canacidae for Antarctica 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
SubsectionAcalyptratae
Acalyptrate muscoids
SuperfamilyCarnoidea
FamilyCanacidae
Surge Flies, Surf Flies, Beach Flies
AuthorJones, 1906
 
Synonyms
Canaceidae (Hendel, 1916)
Tethinidae (Hendel, 1916)

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