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Distribution path and Subregions of Sierra Leone (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - West Africa - Sierra Leone
Taxonomy for Ceratopogonidae (Biting midges) 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
Nematocera (Latreille, 1825) (Long-horned flies)
 11 families, 41 genera, 126 species
Site
Tree
Infraorder
Sierra Leone
Culicomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (Mosquitoes and Midges)
 4 families, 21 genera, 91 species
Tree
Superfamily
Sierra Leone
Chironomoidea (Newman, 1834)
 2 families, 9 genera, 11 species
Tree
Family
Sierra Leone
Ceratopogonidae (Newman, 1834) (Biting midges) - Systematics
 4 genera, 6 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)

Species overview - Checklist for Ceratopogonidae in Sierra Leone
Culicoides nigeriae (Ingram & Macfie, 1921)Info
Dasyhelea retorta (Ingram & Macfie, 1921)Info
Forcipomyia bacoti (Ingram & Macfie, 1923)Info
Forcipomyia castanea (Walker, 1848)Info
Macropeza calcipennis (Macfie, 1939)Info
Macropeza insignipennis (Macfie, 1939)Info
6 Species in Ceratopogonidae 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
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)

Keywords
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