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Distribution path and Subregions of Micronesia (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Oceania - Micronesia
Subregions: Caroline Islands, Guam, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Northern Mariana Islands, Palau
Taxonomy for Ceratopogonidae (Biting midges) in Micronesia
Class
Micronesia
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 231 families, 1150 genera, 2793 species
Tree
Subclass
Micronesia
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 230 families, 1148 genera, 2791 species
Tree
Infraclass
Micronesia
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 226 families, 1133 genera, 2753 species
Tree
Superorder
Micronesia
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 145 families, 833 genera, 2077 species
Tree
Order
Micronesia
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 51 families, 304 genera, 959 species
Tree
Suborder
Micronesia
Nematocera (Latreille, 1825) (Long-horned flies)
 12 families, 101 genera, 467 species
Site
Tree
Infraorder
Micronesia
Culicomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (Mosquitoes and Midges)
 4 families, 56 genera, 304 species
Tree
Superfamily
Micronesia
Chironomoidea (Newman, 1834)
 2 families, 48 genera, 249 species
Tree
Family
Micronesia
Ceratopogonidae (Newman, 1834) (Biting midges) - Systematics
 14 genera, 136 species
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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 Micronesia
Species with ANext  
Allohelea insularis (Tokunaga, 1941)Info
Alluaudomyia bipunctata (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Alluaudomyia insulana (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Alluaudomyia insulicola (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Alluaudomyia maculosipennis (Tokunaga, 1940)Info
Alluaudomyia monopunctata (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Atrichopogon arciforceps (Tokunaga, 1941)Info
Atrichopogon armaticaudalis (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Atrichopogon brevicornis (Tokunaga, 1959)Info
Atrichopogon fenestriscutum (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Atrichopogon flavenicruris (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Atrichopogon gressitti (Tokunaga, 1959)Info
Atrichopogon jacobsoni (De Meijere, 1907)Info
Atrichopogon raripilipennis (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Atrichopogon spinicaudalis (Tokunaga, 1959)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Bezzia adamsi (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Bezzia badiifemorata (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Bezzia clarkei (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Bezzia maculifemorata (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Bezzia nigrialula (Tokunaga, 1959)Info
Bezzia nigrofasciata (Tokunaga, 1959)Info
Bezzia pediaureola (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Bezzia spinositibialis (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Bezzia sulfureicruris (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Brachypogon insulicola (Tokunaga, 1959)Info
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Culicoides ardentissimus (Tokunaga, 1940)Info
Culicoides esakii (Tokunaga, 1940)Info
Culicoides flavimaculinotalis (Tokunaga, 1940)Info
Culicoides guttifer (De Meijere, 1907)Info
Culicoides histrio (Johannsen, 1946)Info
Culicoides kusaiensis (Tokunaga, 1940)Info
Culicoides palauensis (Tokunaga, 1959)Info
Culicoides peliliouensis (Tokunaga, 1936)Info
Culicoides peregrinus (Kieffer, 1910)Info
Culicoides pungens -> Culicoides obscurusInfo
Culicoides sabroskyi (Tokunaga, 1959)Info
Culicoides yasumatsui (Tokunaga, 1941)Info
Culicoides yoshimurai (Tokunaga, 1941)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dasyhelea carolinensis (Tokunaga, 1941)Info
Dasyhelea dupliforceps (Tokunaga, 1959)Info
Dasyhelea dybasi (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Dasyhelea esakii (Tokunaga, 1940)Info
Dasyhelea flavescens (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Dasyhelea flavibasalis (Tokunaga, 1940)Info
Dasyhelea flavicaudalis (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Dasyhelea fumala (Tokunaga, 1940)Info
Dasyhelea furcillifera (Tokunaga, 1959)Info
Dasyhelea gressitti (Tokunaga, 1959)Info
Dasyhelea insularis (Tokunaga, 1940)Info
Dasyhelea insulicola (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Dasyhelea intonsa (Debenham, 1987)Info
Dasyhelea multifascia (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Dasyhelea nigripygma (Tokunaga, 1959)Info
Dasyhelea nigristigmata (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Dasyhelea nigroris (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Dasyhelea palauensis (Tokunaga, 1940)Info
Dasyhelea pallivittae (Tokunaga, 1959)Info
Dasyhelea parvistylata (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Dasyhelea peliliouensis (Tokunaga, 1940)Info
Dasyhelea quaternihamata (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Dasyhelea raripilosa (Tokunaga, 1940)Info
Dasyhelea sabroskyi (Tokunaga, 1959)Info
Dasyhelea sagittifera (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Dasyhelea striipennis (Tokunaga, 1959)Info
Dasyhelea subperfida (Tokunaga, 1940)Info
Dasyhelea subscutellata (Tokunaga, 1940)Info
Dasyhelea townesi (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Dasyhelea truncata (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Dasyhelea vittula (Tokunaga, 1959)Info
Downeshelea mcdanieli (Tokunaga, 1959)Info
Species with FBack  Next  Top
Forcipomyia adhesipes (Macfie, 1932)Info
Forcipomyia ancoriformis (Tokunaga, 1959)Info
Forcipomyia basiflava (Tokunaga, 1959)Info
Forcipomyia bituberculifera (Tokunaga, 1959)Info
Forcipomyia borbonica (Clastrier, 1959)Info
Forcipomyia carolinea (Tokunaga, 1959)Info
Forcipomyia carolinensis (Tokunaga, 1940)Info
Forcipomyia chrysopipennis (Wirth, 1966)Info
Forcipomyia claggi (Tokunaga, 1959)Info
Forcipomyia deminuta (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Forcipomyia esakiana (Tokunaga, 1940)Info
Forcipomyia esakii (Tokunaga, 1940)Info
Forcipomyia fascicauda (Tokunaga, 1940)Info
Forcipomyia feminae (Tokunaga, 1940)Info
Forcipomyia fidens (Macfie, 1936)Info
Forcipomyia flavitibialis (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Forcipomyia fuscimana (Kieffer, 1921)Info
Forcipomyia fuscimanus (Kieffer, 1921)Info
Forcipomyia gressitti (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Forcipomyia guamensis (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Forcipomyia hamata (Tokunaga, 1959)Info
Forcipomyia hamaticauda (Tokunaga, 1959)Info
Forcipomyia masaakii (Debenham, 1989)Info
Forcipomyia oligarthra (Saunders, 1957)Info
Forcipomyia ornata (Tokunaga, 1940)Info
Forcipomyia pectinunguis (De Meijere, 1923)Info
Forcipomyia penniornata -> Forcipomyia borbonicaInfo
Forcipomyia punctipes (Edwards, 1928)Info
Forcipomyia sabroskyi (Tokunaga, 1959)Info
Forcipomyia sauteri (Kieffer, 1912)Info
Forcipomyia spinipenis (Tokunaga, 1959)Info
Forcipomyia squamianulipes (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Forcipomyia stimulans (De Meijere, 1909)Info
Forcipomyia subspadicifascia (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Forcipomyia swezeyana (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Forcipomyia tuthilli (Tokunaga, 1959)Info
Forcipomyia unitheca (Tokunaga, 1959)Info
Forcipomyia unituberculata (Tokunaga, 1959)Info
Forcipomyia yapensis (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Homohelea kraussi (Tokunaga, 1959)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Mallochohelea sabroskyi (Tokunaga, 1959)Info
Monohelea albiclavatoris (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Monohelea palauensis (Tokunaga, 1959)Info
Species with SBack  Top
Serromyia esakii (Tokunaga, 1940)Info
Stilobezzia albiabdominalis (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Stilobezzia calcaris (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Stilobezzia fulviscuta (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Stilobezzia fuscigenua (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Stilobezzia fusciscutellata (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Stilobezzia fusistylata (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Stilobezzia gressitti (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Stilobezzia inermipes (Kieffer, 1912)Info
Stilobezzia latiforceps (Tokunaga, 1959)Info
Stilobezzia latiforceps latiforceps ()Info
Stilobezzia latiforceps setigera (Tokunaga In Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Stilobezzia longistyla (Tokunaga, 1941)Info
Stilobezzia pallidicornis (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Stilobezzia setigera (Tokunaga, 1959)Info
Stilobezzia setigeriscutellata (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Stilobezzia spadicicoxalis (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Stilobezzia spadicitibialis (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Stilobezzia subsoror (Tokunaga, 1941)Info
Stilobezzia subviridis (Macfie, 1934)Info
Stilobezzia tenuiforceps (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Stilobezzia truncata (Tokunaga, 1959)Info
Stilobezzia unifascidorsalis (Tokunaga, 1959)Info
136 Species in Ceratopogonidae for Micronesia 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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