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Distribution path and Subregions of Japan (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - Far East - East Asia - Japan
Subregions: Nansei Islands (Ryukyu Islands)
Taxonomy for Chaoboridae (Phantom midges) in Japan
Class
Japan
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 622 families, 8913 genera, 33214 species
Tree
Subclass
Japan
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 618 families, 8893 genera, 33189 species
Tree
Infraclass
Japan
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 593 families, 8777 genera, 32839 species
Tree
Superorder
Japan
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 398 families, 7391 genera, 29369 species
Tree
Order
Japan
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 107 families, 1479 genera, 6513 species
Tree
Suborder
Japan
Nematocera (Latreille, 1825) (Long-horned flies)
 31 families, 487 genera, 2830 species
Site
Tree
Infraorder
Japan
Culicomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (Mosquitoes and Midges)
 7 families, 192 genera, 1232 species
Tree
Superfamily
Japan
Culicoidea (Meigen, 1818)
 3 families, 21 genera, 128 species
Tree
Family
Japan
Chaoboridae (Newman, 1834) (Phantom midges) - Systematics
 1 genus, 4 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
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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 Japan
Corethrella japonica -> Corethrella nipponInfo
Corethrella nippon (Miyagi, 1980)Info
Corethrella towadensis (Okada & Hara, 1962)Info
Corethrella urumense (Miyagi, 1980)Info
4 Species in Chaoboridae for Japan 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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