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Distribution path and Subregions of Japan (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - Far East - East Asia - Japan
Subregions: Hokkaido, Honshu, Kyushu, Nansei Islands (Ryukyu Islands)
Taxonomy for Empididae (Dance Flies) 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
Brachycera (Macquart, 1834) (Short-horned flies)
 76 families, 991 genera, 3682 species
Site
Tree
Infraorder
Japan
Asilomorpha (Rohdendorf, 1961)
 11 families, 115 genera, 462 species
Tree
Superfamily
Japan
Empidoidea (Chvala, 1983) (Long-legged Flies)
 4 families, 42 genera, 277 species
Tree
Family
Japan
Empididae (Latreille, 1809) (Dance Flies) - Systematics
 9 genera, 160 species
Site
Tree
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Genera141    worldwide
Species4.139    worldwide
Common namesDance Flies, Dagger flies, Balloon flies
German namesTanzfliegen
Dutch namesDansvliegen
Danish namesDansefluer
Finnish namesTanhukärpäset
Norwegian namesDansefluer
Swedish namesDansflugor
AuthorLatreille, 1809
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Links and ReferencesEmpididae in aramel.free.fr
Empididae in bie.ala.org.au
Empididae in faunaeur.org
Empididae in itis.gov
Empididae in dyntaxa.se
Empididae in Wikipedia (English)

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Species overview - Checklist for Empididae in Japan
Species with ENext  
Empis apophysis (Frey, 1953)Info
Empis autumnalis (Saigusa, 1964)Info
Empis claricolor (Frey, 1953)Info
Empis clausipyga (Saigusa, 1992)Info
Empis compsogyne (Frey, 1953)Info
Empis constricta (Saigusa, 1992)Info
Empis cyaneiventris (Frey, 1953)Info
Empis cylindeacea (Frey, 1953)Info
Empis daugeroni (Yang, Zhang & Zhang, 2007)Info
Empis difficilis (Frey, 1953)Info
Empis echigoensis (Saigusa, 1964)Info
Empis flavobasalis (Matsumura, 1915)Info
Empis fovea (Saigusa, 1964)Info
Empis hayachinensis (Saigusa, 1964)Info
Empis holocleroides (Frey, 1953)Info
Empis honsyuensis (Frey, 1953)Info
Empis itoiana (Frey, 1953)Info
Empis japonica (Frey, 1955)Info
Empis kawatiensis (Frey, 1953)Info
Empis kyushuensis (Frey, 1953)Info
Empis lacotheca (Frey, 1955)Info
Empis latro (Frey, 1953)Info
Empis lucidiventris (Saigusa, 1992)Info
Empis lurida -> Hilara luridaInfo
Empis luteipilosa (Saigusa, 1992)Info
Empis microtheca (Frey, 1955)Info
Empis moiwasana (Matsumura, 1915)Info
Empis pan (Frey, 1953)Info
Empis pulchra -> Empis daugeroniInfo
Empis seminitida (Frey, 1955)Info
Empis sesquata (Ito, 1961)Info
Empis splendidella (Frey, 1953)Info
Empis stigmatica (Frey, 1953)Info
Empis syusiroiana (Frey, 1953)Info
Empis trochanterata (Saigusa, 1992)Info
Empis tuberculata (Saigusa, 1992)Info
Empis urumae (Daugeron & Grootaert, 2005)Info
Empis villosipes (Frey, 1953)Info
Empis xanthomelas (Saigusa, 1992)Info
Empis xanthotibia (Saigusa, 1964)Info
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Hilara acutifurca (Frey, 1955)Info
Hilara akitae (Frey, 1952)Info
Hilara argentata (Saigusa, 1963)Info
Hilara argyreata (Frey, 1955)Info
Hilara baethis (Frey, 1955)Info
Hilara bellula (Frey, 1955)Info
Hilara bicornuta (Saigusa, 1963)Info
Hilara bidentifera (Frey, 1955)Info
Hilara genupallida (Frey, 1955)Info
Hilara hyalinata (Frey, 1953)Info
Hilara incertula (Frey, 1955)Info
Hilara itoi (Frey, 1952)Info
Hilara japonica (Frey, 1952)Info
Hilara kawarabatai (Saigusa, 1963)Info
Hilara kyushuensis (Frey, 1955)Info
Hilara leucogyne (Frey, 1952)Info
Hilara lurida (Fallen, 1816)Info
Hilara mantis (Frey, 1952)Info
Hilara mantispa (Frey, 1955)Info
Hilara margarita (Saigusa, 1963)Info
Hilara melanogyne (Frey, 1952)Info
Hilara micropyga (Frey, 1952)Info
Hilara munda (Frey, 1952)Info
Hilara neglecta (Frey, 1952)Info
Hilara pachyneura (Frey, 1955)Info
Hilara plumipes (Matsumura, 1916)Info
Hilara suspecta (Frey, 1955)Info
Hilara tricolor (Frey, 1955)Info
Hilara unguicauda (Frey, 1955)Info
Hilara vetula (Frey, 1952)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Oreogeton frontalis (Saigusa, 1963)Info
Oreogeton nippon (Saigusa, 1963)Info
Oreogeton tibialis (Saigusa, 1963)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Proclinopyga bispinicauda (Saigusa, 1963)Info
Proclinopyga pervaga (Collin, 1941)Info
Proclinopyga seticosta (Saigusa, 1963)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Ragas circinata (Sinclair & Saigusa, 2001)Info
Rhamphomyia ampla (Frey, 1952)Info
Rhamphomyia angustifacies (Saigusa, 1964)Info
Rhamphomyia arakawae (Matsumura, 1915)Info
Rhamphomyia araneipes (Frey, 1951)Info
Rhamphomyia argyrosoma (Saigusa, 1963)Info
Rhamphomyia ariiorum (Saigusa, 1964)Info
Rhamphomyia auripilosa (Saigusa, 1964)Info
Rhamphomyia bicalaris (Ito & Saigusa, 1967)Info
Rhamphomyia brevicellula (Saigusa, 1964)Info
Rhamphomyia brunneostriata (Frey, 1950)Info
Rhamphomyia calcarifera (Saigusa, 1964)Info
Rhamphomyia ciliatopoda (Saigusa, 1963)Info
Rhamphomyia clariventris (Okada, 1941)Info
Rhamphomyia complicans (Frey, 1953)Info
Rhamphomyia deformicauda (Saigusa, 1964)Info
Rhamphomyia deformipes (Saigusa, 1963)Info
Rhamphomyia flavobasalis (Frey, 1951)Info
Rhamphomyia formidabilis (Frey, 1951)Info
Rhamphomyia fulvirostris (Saigusa, 1963)Info
Rhamphomyia fuscapicis (Saigusa, 1964)Info
Rhamphomyia geisha (Frey, 1952)Info
Rhamphomyia hagoromo (Saigusa, 1963)Info
Rhamphomyia harpago (Frey, 1952)Info
Rhamphomyia heterogyna (Frey, 1952)Info
Rhamphomyia idei (Saigusa, 1963)Info
Rhamphomyia ise (Frey, 1953)Info
Rhamphomyia issikii (Ito, 1961)Info
Rhamphomyia itoi (Frey, 1950)Info
Rhamphomyia japonica (Frey, 1950)Info
Rhamphomyia jesonensis (Matsumura, 1915)Info
Rhamphomyia kashiiensis (Saigusa, 1964)Info
Rhamphomyia ladas (Frey, 1955)Info
Rhamphomyia lammifera (Saigusa, 1963)Info
Rhamphomyia lamnifera (Saigusa, 1963)Info
Rhamphomyia lamniferella (Saigusa, 1964)Info
Rhamphomyia latistriata (Frey, 1953)Info
Rhamphomyia leucopterella (Saigusa, 1964)Info
Rhamphomyia litoralis (Saigusa, 1994)Info
Rhamphomyia longiseta (Saigusa, 1964)Info
Rhamphomyia longistigma (Frey, 1953)Info
Rhamphomyia luteicoxa -> Rhamphomyia issikiiInfo
Rhamphomyia minutissima (Saigusa, 1964)Info
Rhamphomyia mirabilis (Saigusa, 1963)Info
Rhamphomyia mollipes (Frey, 1953)Info
Rhamphomyia multicolor (Frey, 1952)Info
Rhamphomyia nakasujii (Saigusa, 1963)Info
Rhamphomyia nigraccipitrina (Ito & Saigusa, 1967)Info
Rhamphomyia nigrifemina (Saigusa, 1964)Info
Rhamphomyia nipponalpina (Saigusa, 1964)Info
Rhamphomyia nipponensis (Frey, 1951)Info
Rhamphomyia nitidifrons (Ito & Saigusa, 1967)Info
Rhamphomyia nitidistriata (Saigusa, 1964)Info
Rhamphomyia omogoensis (Saigusa, 1964)Info
Rhamphomyia optimalis (Frey, 1953)Info
Rhamphomyia parvula (Frey, 1955)Info
Rhamphomyia pilimanicula (Saigusa, 1964)Info
Rhamphomyia pilosifacies (Saigusa, 1963)Info
Rhamphomyia praecellens (Frey, 1952)Info
Rhamphomyia pretiosa (Frey, 1953)Info
Rhamphomyia psychomorpha (Saigusa, 1964)Info
Rhamphomyia pteropyga (Frey, 1951)Info
Rhamphomyia retortus (Frey, 1955)Info
Rhamphomyia rotundicauda (Saigusa, 1964)Info
Rhamphomyia sapporensis (Matsumura, 1915)Info
Rhamphomyia setulosa (Saigusa, 1964)Info
Rhamphomyia shirayuki (Saigusa, 1964)Info
Rhamphomyia sororia (Frey, 1953)Info
Rhamphomyia spiniventris (Saigusa, 1964)Info
Rhamphomyia spirifera (Frey, 1955)Info
Rhamphomyia subpusilla (Frey, 1951)Info
Rhamphomyia taenia (Ito & Saigusa, 1967)Info
Rhamphomyia takagii (Saigusa, 1963)Info
Rhamphomyia takahashii (Saigusa, 1963)Info
Rhamphomyia trichopleura (Saigusa, 1964)Info
Rhamphomyia trimaculata (Saigusa, 1963)Info
Rhamphomyia triseta (Saigusa, 1963)Info
Rhamphomyia vernalis (Saigusa, 1964)Info
Rhamphomyia yasumatsui (Saigusa, 1963)Info
Rhyacodromia flavicoxa (Saigusa, 1986)Info
Roederiodes japonica (Saigusa, 1963)Info
Species with TBack  Top
Trichoclinocera dasyscutelllum (Saigusa, 1965)Info
Trichoclinocera dasyscutellum (Saigusa, 1965)Info
Trichoclinocera fuscipennis (Saigusa, 1965)Info
160 Species in Empididae for Japan listed
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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
InfraorderAsilomorpha
SuperfamilyEmpidoidea
Long-legged Flies
FamilyEmpididae
Dance Flies, Dagger flies, Balloon flies
AuthorLatreille, 1809

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