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Distribution path and Subregions of Japan (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - Far East - East Asia - Japan
Subregions: Bonin Islands, Hokkaido, Honshu, Kyushu, Nansei Islands (Ryukyu Islands), Shikoku
Taxonomy for Ephydridae (Brine fly) 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
Muscomorpha (Woodley, 1989)
 58 families, 821 genera, 2958 species
Tree
Section
Japan
Schizophora (Becher, 1882)
 53 families, 694 genera, 2394 species
Tree
Subsection
Japan
Acalyptratae (Macquart, 1835) (Acalyptrate muscoids)
 41 families, 352 genera, 1239 species
Tree
Superfamily
Japan
Ephydroidea (Zetterstedt, 1837)
 3 families, 62 genera, 346 species
Tree
Family
Japan
Ephydridae (Zetterstedt, 1837) (Brine fly) - Systematics
 37 genera, 84 species
Site
Tree
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Genera197    worldwide
Species3.041    worldwide
Common namesBrine fly, Shore fly, Brine flies, Shore flies
German namesSumpffliegen, Weitmaulfliegen
Dutch namesWatervliegen
Danish namesVandfluer
Finnish namesLiejukärpäset
Norwegian namesVannfluer
Swedish namesVattenflugor
AuthorZetterstedt, 1837
Distribution
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania
Antarctica


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
Nearctic
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Indo-Australian region
Holarctic


Fossils:

Cenozoic
Paleozoic


World Oceans:

Atlantic Ocean


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Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Angola, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bangladesh, Belgium, Belize, Benin, Bolivia, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Canada, Cape Verde, Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Lithuania, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mali, Malta, Marshall Islands, Mexico, Micronesia, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, Solomon Islands, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesEphydridae in bie.ala.org.au
Ephydridae in faunaeur.org
Ephydridae in itis.gov
Ephydridae in dyntaxa.se
Ephydridae in Wikipedia (English)

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Species overview - Checklist for Ephydridae in Japan
Species with ANext  
Allotrichoma nigriantenale (Miyagi, 1977)Info
Allotrichoma setosum (Miyagi, 1977)Info
Athyroglossa nigripes (Miyagi, 1977)Info
Athyroglossa rivalis (Miyagi, 1977)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Brachydeutera ibari (Ninomyia, 1929)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Cavatorella spirodelae (Deonier, 1995)Info
Ceropsilopa cupreiventris (Wulp, 1897)Info
Chaetomosillus japonica (Miyagi, 1977)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Discocerina biseta -> Lamproclasiopa bisetaInfo
Discocerina peculiaris -> Orasiopa meraInfo
Ditrichophora fusca (Miyagi, 1977)Info
Ditrichophora nigrithorax (Becker, 1926)Info
Ditrichophora wirthi (Miyagi, 1977)Info
Donaceus nigronotatus (Cresson, 1943)Info
Dryxo nudicorpus (Miyagi, 1977)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Ephydra japonica (Miyagi, 1966)Info
Eremomusca wakii (Mathis & Ohishi, 2008)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hecamede granifera (Thomson, 1868)Info
Hecamedoides dahli (Miyagi, 1977)Info
Hecamedoides facialis (Miyagi, 1977)Info
Hecamedoides litoralis (Miyagi, 1977)Info
Hecamedoides nigripennis (Miyagi, 1977)Info
Hyadina fukuharai (Miyagi, 1977)Info
Hyadina japonica (Miyagi, 1977)Info
Hyadina nigrifacies (Miyagi, 1977)Info
Hyadina pulchella (Miyagi, 1977)Info
Hydrellia appendiculata -> Hydrellia ischiacaInfo
Hydrellia geniculata (Stenhammar, 1844)Info
Hydrellia ischiaca (Loew, 1862)Info
Hydrellia litoralis (Miyagi, 1977)Info
Hydrellia magna (Miyagi, 1977)Info
Hydrellia pilitarsis (Stenhammar, 1844)Info
Hydrellia sasakii (Yuasa & Isitani, 1939)Info
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Ilythea japonica (Miyagi, 1977)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lamproclasiopa biseta (De Meijere, 1916)Info
Lamproscatella coenicola (Miyagi, 1977)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nostima verisifrons (Miyagi, 1977)Info
Nostima versifrons (Miyagi, 1977)Info
Notiphila canescens (Miyagi, 1966)Info
Notiphila dorsopunctata (Wiedemann, 1824)Info
Notiphila ezoensis (Miyagi, 1966)Info
Notiphila sekiyai (Koizumi, 1949)Info
Notiphila venusta (Loew, 1856)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Ochthera circularis (Cresson, 1926)Info
Ochthera japonica (Clausen, 1977)Info
Ochthera mantis (De Geer, 1776)Info
Orasiopa mera (Cresson, 1939)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Paralimna flavitarsis (Miyagi, 1977)Info
Paralimna major (Meijere, 1911)Info
Paralimna opaca (Miyagi, 1977)Info
Paralimna sinensis (Schiner, 1868)Info
Parydra albipulvis (Miyagi, 1977)Info
Parydra japonica (Miyagi, 1977)Info
Parydra lutumilis (Miyagi, 1977)Info
Parydra pacifica (Miyagi, 1977)Info
Parydra pulvisa (Miyagi, 1977)Info
Pelignellus lituscolus (Miyagi, 1977)Info
Philygria flavitarsis (Miyagi, 1977)Info
Philygria miyagii (Hollmann-schirrmacher, 1998)Info
Philygria takagii (Miyagi, 1977)Info
Placopsidella grandis (Cresson, 1925)Info
Placopsidella opaca -> Placopsidella grandisInfo
Polytrichophora brunneifrons (Meijere, 1916)Info
Polytrichophora pollinosa (Miyagi, 1977)Info
Pseudopelina setosa (Miyagi, 1977)Info
Psilopa flaviantennalis (Miyagi, 1977)Info
Psilopa flavimana (Hendel, 1913)Info
Psilopa flavimanus -> Psilopa flavimanaInfo
Psilopa polita (Macquart, 1835)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Scatella calida (Matsumura, 1915)Info
Scatella callosicosta -> Scatella obsoletaInfo
Scatella nipponica (Miyagi, 1977)Info
Scatella obsoleta (Loew, 1861)Info
Scatella rivalis (Miyagi, 1977)Info
Scatophila facialis (Miyagi, 1977)Info
Scatophila sexmaculata (Miyagi, 1977)Info
Setacera breviventris (Loew, 1860)Info
Setacera fluxa -> Setacera breviventrisInfo
Setacera viridis (Miyagi, 1966)Info
Sinops fluvialis (Miyagi, 1977)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Typopsilopa miyagii (Wirth, 1968)Info
Typopsilopa spinulosa (Wirth, 1968)Info
Species with ZBack  Top
Zeros maculosus (Zhang, Yang & Mathis, 2007)Info
Zeros orientalis (Miyagi, 1977)Info
84 Species in Ephydridae 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
InfraorderMuscomorpha
SectionSchizophora
SubsectionAcalyptratae
Acalyptrate muscoids
SuperfamilyEphydroidea
FamilyEphydridae
Brine fly, Shore fly, Brine flies, Shore flies
AuthorZetterstedt, 1837

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