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Distribution path and Subregions of Japan (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - Far East - East Asia - Japan
Taxonomy for Dixidae (Dixid 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
Dixidae (Schiner, 1868) (Dixid Midges) - Systematics
 2 genera, 11 species
Site
Tree
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Genera13    worldwide
Species327    worldwide
Common namesDixid Midges, Meniscus midges
German namesTastermücken, Doppeladermücken
Dutch namesMeniscusmuggen
Finnish namesSinkiläsääsket
Norwegian namesU-mygg
Swedish namesU-myggor
AuthorSchiner, 1868
Distribution
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania


Ecozones:

Nearctic


Fossils:

Cenozoic
Mesozoic


Countries
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Algeria, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Cameroon, Canada, Chile, China, Costa Rica, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Egypt, Ethiopia, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Honduras, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Kyrgyzstan, Luxembourg, Madagascar, Mexico, Mongolia, Morocco, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, North Korea, Norway, Pakistan, Panama, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Russia, Slovakia, Solomon Islands, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Thailand, Trinidad and Tobago, Turkey, USA, United Kingdom, Venezuela, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesDixidae in bie.ala.org.au
Dixidae in faunaeur.org
Dixidae in itis.gov
Dixidae in dyntaxa.se
Dixidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Dixidae in Japan
Dixa babai (Takahashi, 1958)Info
Dixa hikosana (Takahashi, 1958)Info
Dixa kyushuensis (Takahashi, 1958)Info
Dixa longistyla (Takahashi, 1958)Info
Dixa minutiformis (Takahashi, 1958)Info
Dixa nigrella (Takahashi, 1958)Info
Dixa nipponica (Ishihara, 1947)Info
Dixa obtusa (Fabricius, 1805)Info
Dixa trilineata (Takahashi, 1958)Info
Dixa yamatona (Takahashi, 1958)Info
Dixella subobscura (Takahashi, 1958)Info
11 Species in Dixidae 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
FamilyDixidae
Dixid Midges, Meniscus midges
AuthorSchiner, 1868

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