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Distribution path and Subregions of Costa Rica (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - Central America - Costa Rica
Taxonomy for Chaoboridae (Phantom 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
Culicoidea (Meigen, 1818)
 3 families, 28 genera, 233 species
Tree
Family
Costa Rica
Chaoboridae (Newman, 1834) (Phantom midges) - Systematics
 1 genus, 32 species
Site
Tree
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Genera29    worldwide
Species272    worldwide
Common namesPhantom midges, Phanton Midges
German namesBüschelmücken
Dutch namesPluimmuggen, Spookmuggen
Danish namesGlasmyg
Finnish namesSulkahyttyset
Norwegian namesSvevemygg
Swedish namesTofsmyggor
AuthorNewman, 1834
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania


Ecozones:

Nearctic
Afrotropical
Holarctic


Fossils:

Cenozoic
Mesozoic


Countries
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Argentina, Australia, Bahamas, Belgium, Bolivia, Brazil, Canada, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Czech Republic, Denmark, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Estonia, Finland, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Grenada, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, India, Indonesia, Ireland, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kyrgyzstan, Lebanon, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Mexico, Mongolia, Myanmar, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Nigeria, Norway, Pakistan, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Slovakia, Solomon Islands, Spain, Sri Lanka, Suriname, Sweden, Thailand, Trinidad and Tobago, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Venezuela, Zambia
Links and ReferencesChaoboridae in bie.ala.org.au
Chaoboridae in faunaeur.org
Chaoboridae in itis.gov
Chaoboridae in dyntaxa.se
Chaoboridae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Chaoboridae in Costa Rica
Corethrella amabilis (Borkent, 2008)Info
Corethrella ananacola (Dyar, 1926)Info
Corethrella anniae (Borkent, 2008)Info
Corethrella blanda (Dyar, 1928)Info
Corethrella blandafemur (Borkent, 2008)Info
Corethrella brevivena (Borkent, 2008)Info
Corethrella carariensis (Borkent, 2008)Info
Corethrella contraria (Borkent, 2008)Info
Corethrella curta (Borkent, 2008)Info
Corethrella douglasi (Borkent, 2008)Info
Corethrella edwardsi (Lane, 1942)Info
Corethrella fusciradialis (Borkent, 2008)Info
Corethrella globosa (Borkent, 2008)Info
Corethrella gloma (Borkent, 2008)Info
Corethrella grandipalpis (Borkent, 2008)Info
Corethrella hirta (Borkent, 2008)Info
Corethrella incompta (Borkent, 2008)Info
Corethrella inornata (Borkent, 2008)Info
Corethrella jenningsi (Lane, 1942)Info
Corethrella lepida (Borkent, 2008)Info
Corethrella melanica (Lane & Aitken, 1956)Info
Corethrella orthicola (Borkent, 2008)Info
Corethrella pallidus (Lane, 1942)Info
Corethrella procera (Borkent, 2008)Info
Corethrella puella (Shannon & Del Ponte, 1928)Info
Corethrella quadrivittata (Shannon & Del Ponte, 1928)Info
Corethrella ramentum (Borkent, 2008)Info
Corethrella ranapungens (Borkent, 2008)Info
Corethrella remiantennalis (Borkent, 2008)Info
Corethrella rotunda (Borkent, 2008)Info
Corethrella selvicola (Lane, 1939)Info
Corethrella squamifemora (Borkent, 2008)Info
32 Species in Chaoboridae 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
SuborderNematocera
Long-horned flies, Mosquitoes
InfraorderCulicomorpha
Mosquitoes and Midges
SuperfamilyCulicoidea
FamilyChaoboridae
Phantom midges, Phanton Midges
AuthorNewman, 1834

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