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Distribution path and Subregions of Sierra Leone (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - West Africa - Sierra Leone
Taxonomy for Diopsidae (Stalk-eyed flies) in Sierra Leone
Class
Sierra Leone
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 248 families, 2118 genera, 4995 species
Tree
Subclass
Sierra Leone
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 247 families, 2117 genera, 4994 species
Tree
Infraclass
Sierra Leone
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 238 families, 2063 genera, 4856 species
Tree
Superorder
Sierra Leone
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 177 families, 1810 genera, 4498 species
Tree
Order
Sierra Leone
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 48 families, 262 genera, 542 species
Tree
Suborder
Sierra Leone
Brachycera (Macquart, 1834) (Short-horned flies)
 37 families, 221 genera, 416 species
Site
Tree
Infraorder
Sierra Leone
Muscomorpha (Woodley, 1989)
 29 families, 155 genera, 281 species
Tree
Section
Sierra Leone
Schizophora (Becher, 1882)
 28 families, 146 genera, 267 species
Tree
Subsection
Sierra Leone
Acalyptratae (Macquart, 1835) (Acalyptrate muscoids)
 18 families, 82 genera, 177 species
Tree
Superfamily
Sierra Leone
Diopsoidea (Billberg, 1820)
 2 families, 3 genera, 6 species
Tree
Family
Sierra Leone
Diopsidae (Billberg, 1820) (Stalk-eyed flies) - Systematics
 2 genera, 5 species
Site
Tree
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Genera16    worldwide
Species293    worldwide
Common namesStalk-eyed flies
German namesStielaugenfliegen
Danish namesStilkøjefluer
AuthorBillberg, 1820
Distribution
Checklists

Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Australasian


Ecozones:

Nearctic


Fossils:

Cenozoic


CountriesAlgeria, Angola, Azerbaijan, Burundi, Cameroon, Canada, China, Comoros, Ethiopia, France, Gabon, Gambia, Germany, Ghana, Guinea, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Ivory Coast, Japan, Kenya, Liberia, Lithuania, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nigeria, Pakistan, Philippines, Poland, Russia, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Taiwan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesDiopsidae in faunaeur.org
Diopsidae in itis.gov
Diopsidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Diopsidae in Sierra Leone
Diasemopsis exquisita (Brunetti, 1928)Info
Diasemopsis latifascia (Brunetti, 1928)Info
Diasemopsis obscura (Westwood, 1837)Info
Diasemopsis signata (Dalman, 1817)Info
Diopsis nigra (Illiger, 1807)Info
5 Species in Diopsidae 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
SuborderBrachycera
Short-horned flies, Muscoid flies, Circular-seamed flies, Flies
InfraorderMuscomorpha
SectionSchizophora
SubsectionAcalyptratae
Acalyptrate muscoids
SuperfamilyDiopsoidea
FamilyDiopsidae
Stalk-eyed flies
AuthorBillberg, 1820

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