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Distribution path and Subregions of Costa Rica (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - Central America - Costa Rica
Taxonomy for Canacidae (Surge Flies) in Costa Rica
Class
Costa Rica
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 453 families, 6857 genera, 25044 species
Tree
Subclass
Costa Rica
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 450 families, 6847 genera, 25030 species
Tree
Infraclass
Costa Rica
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 428 families, 6741 genera, 24691 species
Tree
Superorder
Costa Rica
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 292 families, 5613 genera, 22064 species
Tree
Order
Costa Rica
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 84 families, 996 genera, 3558 species
Tree
Suborder
Costa Rica
Brachycera (Macquart, 1834) (Short-horned flies)
 66 families, 795 genera, 2724 species
Site
Tree
Infraorder
Costa Rica
Muscomorpha (Woodley, 1989)
 50 families, 597 genera, 2119 species
Tree
Section
Costa Rica
Schizophora (Becher, 1882)
 46 families, 470 genera, 1392 species
Tree
Subsection
Costa Rica
Acalyptratae (Macquart, 1835) (Acalyptrate muscoids)
 36 families, 299 genera, 989 species
Tree
Superfamily
Costa Rica
Carnoidea (Newman, 1834)
 5 families, 52 genera, 132 species
Tree
Family
Costa Rica
Canacidae (Jones, 1906) (Surge Flies) - Systematics
 1 genus, 1 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
Australasian
Antarctica


Ecozones:

Nearctic


World Oceans:

Pacific Ocean


CountriesAustralia, 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 faunaeur.org
Canacidae in dyntaxa.se
Canacidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Canacidae in Costa Rica
Paracanace hoguei (Mathis & Wirth, 1978)Info
1 Species in Canacidae 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
SubsectionAcalyptratae
Acalyptrate muscoids
SuperfamilyCarnoidea
FamilyCanacidae
Surge Flies, Surf Flies, Beach Flies
AuthorJones, 1906
 
Synonyms
Canaceidae (Hendel, 1916)
Tethinidae (Hendel, 1916)

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