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Distribution path and Subregions of Lesotho (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - Southern Africa - Lesotho
Taxonomy for Empididae (Dance Flies) in Lesotho
Class
Lesotho
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 202 families, 1016 genera, 2044 species
Tree
Subclass
Lesotho
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 200 families, 1013 genera, 2040 species
Tree
Infraclass
Lesotho
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 195 families, 1005 genera, 2027 species
Tree
Superorder
Lesotho
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 108 families, 583 genera, 1167 species
Tree
Order
Lesotho
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 35 families, 161 genera, 271 species
Tree
Suborder
Lesotho
Brachycera (Macquart, 1834) (Short-horned flies)
 27 families, 134 genera, 220 species
Site
Tree
Infraorder
Lesotho
Asilomorpha (Rohdendorf, 1961)
 9 families, 49 genera, 97 species
Tree
Superfamily
Lesotho
Empidoidea (Chvala, 1983) (Long-legged Flies)
 4 families, 11 genera, 20 species
Tree
Family
Lesotho
Empididae (Latreille, 1809) (Dance Flies) - Systematics
 5 genera, 7 species
Site
Tree
Show Info
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
Distribution
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania
Antarctica


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
Nearctic
Afrotropical


Fossils:

Cenozoic
Mesozoic


Countries
Checklists
Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Angola, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Belarus, Belgium, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Cameroon, Canada, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gabon, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Guinea, Guyana, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iran, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Lebanon, Lesotho, Libya, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malaysia, Maldives, Mexico, Mongolia, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nigeria, North Korea, Norway, Pakistan, Palestine, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zimbabwe
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)

Species overview - Checklist for Empididae in Lesotho
Afrodromia reducta (Smith, 1969)Info
Drymodromia pseudofemorata (Smith, 1969)Info
Empis setitarsus (Smith, 1969)Info
Hilarempis basuta (Smith, 1967)Info
Hilarempis breviseta (Smith, 1967)Info
Hilarempis julianus (Smith, 1967)Info
Wiedemannia rudebecki (Smith, 1967)Info
7 Species in Empididae for Lesotho 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
InfraorderAsilomorpha
SuperfamilyEmpidoidea
Long-legged Flies
FamilyEmpididae
Dance Flies, Dagger flies, Balloon flies
AuthorLatreille, 1809

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