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Distribution path and Subregions of Micronesia (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Oceania - Micronesia
Subregions: Caroline Islands, Gilbert Islands, Guam, Kiribati, Line Islands (Northern Line Islands), Marshall Islands, Northern Mariana Islands, Palau, Wake Island
Taxonomy for Ephydridae (Brine fly) in Micronesia
Class
Micronesia
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 231 families, 1150 genera, 2793 species
Tree
Subclass
Micronesia
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 230 families, 1148 genera, 2791 species
Tree
Infraclass
Micronesia
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 226 families, 1133 genera, 2753 species
Tree
Superorder
Micronesia
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 145 families, 833 genera, 2077 species
Tree
Order
Micronesia
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 51 families, 304 genera, 959 species
Tree
Suborder
Micronesia
Brachycera (Macquart, 1834) (Short-horned flies)
 39 families, 203 genera, 492 species
Site
Tree
Infraorder
Micronesia
Muscomorpha (Woodley, 1989)
 34 families, 170 genera, 409 species
Tree
Section
Micronesia
Schizophora (Becher, 1882)
 31 families, 147 genera, 347 species
Tree
Subsection
Micronesia
Acalyptratae (Macquart, 1835) (Acalyptrate muscoids)
 21 families, 103 genera, 235 species
Tree
Superfamily
Micronesia
Ephydroidea (Zetterstedt, 1837)
 2 families, 37 genera, 94 species
Tree
Family
Micronesia
Ephydridae (Zetterstedt, 1837) (Brine fly) - Systematics
 20 genera, 31 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
Afrotropical
Neotropical
Indo-Australian region
Holarctic


Fossils:

Cenozoic
Paleozoic


World Oceans:

Atlantic Ocean


Countries
Checklists
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)

Species overview - Checklist for Ephydridae in Micronesia
Allotrichoma alium (Cresson, 1929)Info
Athyroglossa freta (Cresson, 1925)Info
Brachydeutera adusta (Mathis & Ghorpade, 1985)Info
Brachydeutera hardyi (Wirth, 1964)Info
Chlorichaeta albipennis (Loew, 1848)Info
Chlorichaeta tuberculosa (Becker, 1922)Info
Clasiopella uncinata (Hendel, 1914)Info
Discocerina mera -> Orasiopa meraInfo
Discomyza maculipennis (Wiedemann, 1824)Info
Hecamede granifera (Thomson, 1868)Info
Hecamede inermis -> Hecamede graniferaInfo
Hecamedoides hepatica (Meijere, 1916)Info
Hostis guamensis (Cresson, 1945)Info
Lamproclasiopa biseta (De Meijere, 1916)Info
Ochthera canescens -> Ochthera pilimanaInfo
Ochthera pilimana (Becker, 1903)Info
Orasiopa mera (Cresson, 1939)Info
Paralimna lineata (Meijere, 1908)Info
Placopsidella cynocephala (Kertesz, 1901)Info
Placopsidella grandis (Cresson, 1925)Info
Placopsidella liparoides (Meijere, 1916)Info
Placopsidella marquesana (Malloch, 1933)Info
Polytrichophora brunneifrons (Meijere, 1916)Info
Psilopa flavimana (Hendel, 1913)Info
Psilopa flavimanus -> Psilopa flavimanaInfo
Psilopa girschneri (Röder, 1889)Info
Psilopa rufipes (Hendel, 1913)Info
Setacera breviventris (Loew, 1860)Info
Trypetomima completa (Cresson, 1929)Info
Trypetomima solitaria (Cresson, 1929)Info
Typopsilopa chinensis (Wiedemann, 1830)Info
31 Species in Ephydridae for Micronesia 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
SuperfamilyEphydroidea
FamilyEphydridae
Brine fly, Shore fly, Brine flies, Shore flies
AuthorZetterstedt, 1837

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