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Distribution path and Subregions of Costa Rica (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - Central America - Costa Rica
Taxonomy for Ceratopogonidae (Biting midges) 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
Nematocera (Latreille, 1825) (Long-horned flies)
 18 families, 202 genera, 837 species
Site
Tree
Infraorder
Costa Rica
Culicomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (Mosquitoes and Midges)
 6 families, 76 genera, 398 species
Tree
Superfamily
Costa Rica
Chironomoidea (Newman, 1834)
 2 families, 44 genera, 150 species
Tree
Family
Costa Rica
Ceratopogonidae (Newman, 1834) (Biting midges) - Systematics
 19 genera, 100 species
Site
Tree
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Genera200    worldwide
Species7.922    worldwide
Common namesBiting midges, No-see-ums, Midgies, Sand flies, Punkies
German namesGnitzen
Dutch namesKnutjes, Knijten, Knijsjes, Punkies
Danish namesMitter
Finnish namesPolttiaiset
Norwegian namesSviknott
Swedish namesSvidknott
Spanish namesPurrujas
AuthorNewman, 1834
Distribution
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
Nearctic
Afrotropical
Indo-Australian region
Holarctic


Fossils:

Cenozoic
Paleozoic
Mesozoic


World Oceans:

Atlantic Ocean


Countries
Checklists
Afghanistan, Algeria, Angola, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bahrain, Barbados, Belgium, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Dominica, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Mali, Marshall Islands, 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, São Tomé and Príncipe, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesCeratopogonidae in bie.ala.org.au
Ceratopogonidae in faunaeur.org
Ceratopogonidae in itis.gov
Ceratopogonidae in dyntaxa.se
Ceratopogonidae in Wikipedia (English)

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Species overview - Checklist for Ceratopogonidae in Costa Rica
Species with ANext  
Amerohelea vargasi (Grogan & Wirth, 1981)Info
Atrichopogon albinensis (Ingram & Macfie, 1931)Info
Atrichopogon asuturus (Borkent & Picado, 2004)Info
Atrichopogon barbatus (Borkent & Picado, 2004)Info
Atrichopogon beccus (Borkent & Picado, 2004)Info
Atrichopogon bicuspis (Borkent & Picado, 2004)Info
Atrichopogon carnatus (Borkent & Picado, 2004)Info
Atrichopogon colossus (Borkent & Picado, 2004)Info
Atrichopogon costaricae (Macfie, 1953)Info
Atrichopogon didymothecae (Macfie, 1953)Info
Atrichopogon gamboai (Borkent & Picado, 2004)Info
Atrichopogon glaber (Macfie, 1935)Info
Atrichopogon gordoni (Macfie, 1938)Info
Atrichopogon granditergitus (Borkent & Picado, 2004)Info
Atrichopogon granditibialis (Borkent & Picado, 2004)Info
Atrichopogon incultus (Ewen & Saunders, 1958)Info
Atrichopogon lacajae (Macfie, 1953)Info
Atrichopogon lobatus (Borkent & Picado, 2004)Info
Atrichopogon longicornis (Ewen & Saunders, 1958)Info
Atrichopogon magnus (Borkent & Picado, 2004)Info
Atrichopogon novaeteutoniae (Macfie, 1939)Info
Atrichopogon pachycnemus (Macfie, 1953)Info
Atrichopogon pallidipes (Kieffer, 1917)Info
Atrichopogon quartibrunneus (Borkent & Picado, 2004)Info
Atrichopogon redactus (Borkent & Picado, 2004)Info
Atrichopogon setosilateralis (Borkent & Picado, 2004)Info
Atrichopogon spinosus (Borkent & Picado, 2004)Info
Atrichopogon tapantiensis (Borkent & Picado, 2004)Info
Atrichopogon tirzae (Borkent & Picado, 2004)Info
Atrichopogon utricularius (Macfie, 1953)Info
Atrichopogon woodfordi (Macfie, 1938)Info
Atrichopogon yolancae (Borkent & Picado, 2004)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Baeodasymyia christopheri (Borkent, 1999)Info
Baeodasymyia lydiae (Borkent, 1999)Info
Baeodasymyia michaeli (Borkent, 1999)Info
Baeohelea nana (Wirth & Blanton, 1970)Info
Bezzia nigritibialis (Spinelli, 1991)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Cacaohelea adusta (Borkent & Picado, 2008)Info
Cacaohelea curva (Borkent & Picado, 2008)Info
Cacaohelea glukhovae (Borkent & Picado, 2008)Info
Cacaohelea youngi (Wirth & Grogan, 1988)Info
Clinohelea horacioi (Lane, 1944)Info
Clinohelea nigripes (Macfie, 1939)Info
Culicoides annettae (Spinelli & Borkent, 2004)Info
Culicoides cancer (Hogue & Wirth, 1968)Info
Culicoides chaverrii (Spinelli & Borkent, 2004)Info
Culicoides cummingi (Spinelli & Borkent, 2004)Info
Culicoides diabolicus (Hoffman, 1925)Info
Culicoides elutus (Macfie, 1948)Info
Culicoides hermani (Spinelli & Borkent, 2004)Info
Culicoides lutealaris (Wirth & Blanton, 1956)Info
Culicoides luteoventus (Root & Hoffman, 1937)Info
Culicoides monicae (Spinelli & Borkent, 2004)Info
Culicoides palpalis -> Culicoides austropalpalisInfo
Culicoides paraignacioi (Spinelli, 1993)Info
Culicoides picadoae (Spinelli & Borkent, 2004)Info
Culicoides pifanoi (Ortiz, 1951)Info
Culicoides poikilonotus (Macfie, 1948)Info
Culicoides propriipennis (Macfie, 1948)Info
Culicoides ronderosae (Spinelli & Borkent, 2004)Info
Culicoides tidwelli (Spinelli, 1993)Info
Culicoides trifidus (Spinelli & Borkent, 2004)Info
Culicoides verecundus (Macfie, 1948)Info
Culicoides xanifer (Wirth & Blanton, 1968)Info
Culicoides zumbadoi (Spinelli & Borkent, 2004)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dasyhelea philotherma (Macfie, 1939)Info
Dasyhelea pyrsonota (Macfie, 1953)Info
Species with FBack  Next  Top
Forcipomyia alleni (Clastrier & Wirth, 1995)Info
Forcipomyia attenuata (Saunders, 1964)Info
Forcipomyia catarinensis (Marino & Spinelli, 2002)Info
Forcipomyia colombiae (Wirth, 1970)Info
Forcipomyia cornuta (Saunders, 1964)Info
Forcipomyia franklini (Clastrier & Wirth, 1995)Info
Forcipomyia harpa (Spinelli & Borkent, 2004)Info
Forcipomyia herediae (Wirth & Spinelli, 1992)Info
Forcipomyia insignipalpis (Macfie, 1949)Info
Forcipomyia intermedia (Saunders, 1964)Info
Forcipomyia ixodoides (Fiebrig-gertz, 1928)Info
Forcipomyia jipajapae (Wirth, 1970)Info
Forcipomyia leei (Wirth & Ratanaworabhan, 1978)Info
Forcipomyia luteigenua (Wirth & Spinelli, 1992)Info
Forcipomyia minisquamosa (Wirth, 1972)Info
Forcipomyia obesa (Lima, 1928)Info
Forcipomyia ornatipennis (Macfie, 1939)Info
Forcipomyia quasicornuta (Saunders, 1964)Info
Forcipomyia sexvittata (Wirth, 1956)Info
Forcipomyia stylifera (Lutz, 1913)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Mallochohelea pullata (Wirth, 1952)Info
Monohelea mayeri (Ortiz, 1950)Info
Monohelea poncai (Lane & Wirth, 1964)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Neobezzia amnicola (Macfie, 1940)Info
Neobezzia costaricae (Wirth & Ratanaworabhan, 1972)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Palpomyia multispinosa (W. D. Pierce, 1966)Info
Parabezzia blantoni (Wirth, 1965)Info
Parabezzia clastrieri (Spinelli & Grogan, 1987)Info
Parabezzia unguis (Wirth, 1965)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rhynchohelea monilicornis (Wirth & Blanton, 1970)Info
Species with SBack  Top
Spinellihelea brevicosta (Borkent, Grogran & Picado, 2008)Info
Stenoxenus limpidus (Wirth & Ratanaworabhan, 1972)Info
Stilobezzia nigroflava (Lane & Forattini, 1958)Info
100 Species in Ceratopogonidae for Costa Rica listed
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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
SuborderNematocera
Long-horned flies, Mosquitoes
InfraorderCulicomorpha
Mosquitoes and Midges
SuperfamilyChironomoidea
FamilyCeratopogonidae
Biting midges, No-see-ums, Midgies, Sand flies, Punkies
AuthorNewman, 1834
 
Synonyms
Heleidae (Szeptycki & Imadaté, 1987)

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