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Distribution path and Subregions of Sierra Leone (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - West Africa - Sierra Leone
Taxonomy for Canacidae (Surge Flies) in Sierra Leone
Class
Sierra Leone
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 252 families, 2312 genera, 5493 species
Tree
Subclass
Sierra Leone
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 251 families, 2311 genera, 5492 species
Tree
Infraclass
Sierra Leone
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 242 families, 2257 genera, 5354 species
Tree
Superorder
Sierra Leone
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 181 families, 2003 genera, 4995 species
Tree
Order
Sierra Leone
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 48 families, 262 genera, 542 species
Tree
Suborder
Sierra Leone
Brachycera (Macquart, 1834) (Short-horned flies)
 37 families, 221 genera, 416 species
Site
Tree
Infraorder
Sierra Leone
Muscomorpha (Woodley, 1989)
 29 families, 155 genera, 281 species
Tree
Section
Sierra Leone
Schizophora (Becher, 1882)
 28 families, 146 genera, 267 species
Tree
Subsection
Sierra Leone
Acalyptratae (Macquart, 1835) (Acalyptrate muscoids)
 18 families, 82 genera, 177 species
Tree
Superfamily
Sierra Leone
Carnoidea (Newman, 1834)
 3 families, 10 genera, 13 species
Tree
Family
Sierra Leone
Canacidae (Jones, 1906) (Surge Flies) - Systematics
 1 genus, 2 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 Sierra Leone
Canace rossi (Canzoneri, 1982)Info
Canace rossii (Canzoneri, 1982)Info
2 Species in Canacidae for Sierra Leone 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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