Insects Database
 Insects and other Arthropoda
 Ants
 Arachnids
 Bees
 Beetles
 Booklice - Barkflies
 Bugs
 Bumblebees
 Cicadas
 Crane flies
 Dragonflies
 Earwigs
 Flies
 Isopods
 Locusts
 Mayflies
 Mecoptera
 Mosquitoes
 Moths & Butterflies
 Myriapods
 Net-winged insects
 Plant-parasitic Hemipterans
 Praying Mantises
 Termites
 Wasps
Distribution path and Subregions of Sierra Leone (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - West Africa - Sierra Leone
Taxonomy for Ephydridae (Brine fly) in Sierra Leone
Class
Sierra Leone
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 252 families, 2312 genera, 5493 species
Tree
Subclass
Sierra Leone
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 251 families, 2311 genera, 5492 species
Tree
Infraclass
Sierra Leone
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 242 families, 2257 genera, 5354 species
Tree
Superorder
Sierra Leone
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 181 families, 2003 genera, 4995 species
Tree
Order
Sierra Leone
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 48 families, 262 genera, 542 species
Tree
Suborder
Sierra Leone
Brachycera (Macquart, 1834) (Short-horned flies)
 37 families, 221 genera, 416 species
Site
Tree
Infraorder
Sierra Leone
Muscomorpha (Woodley, 1989)
 29 families, 155 genera, 281 species
Tree
Section
Sierra Leone
Schizophora (Becher, 1882)
 28 families, 146 genera, 267 species
Tree
Subsection
Sierra Leone
Acalyptratae (Macquart, 1835) (Acalyptrate muscoids)
 18 families, 82 genera, 177 species
Tree
Superfamily
Sierra Leone
Ephydroidea (Zetterstedt, 1837)
 2 families, 25 genera, 71 species
Tree
Family
Sierra Leone
Ephydridae (Zetterstedt, 1837) (Brine fly) - Systematics
 22 genera, 68 species
Site
Tree
Show Info
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
Checklists

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)

ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ
Species overview - Checklist for Ephydridae in Sierra Leone
Species with ANext  
Actocetor indicus (Wiedemann, 1824)Info
Allotrichoma afrum (Canzoneri, 1982)Info
Allotrichoma cederholmi (Canzoneri & Rampini, 1996)Info
Allotrichoma outambense (Canzoneri, 1986)Info
Allotrichoma schulleri (Canzoneri, 1982)Info
Atissa kairensis (Becker, 1903)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Ceropsilopa dissimilis (Canzoneri & Rampini, 1994)Info
Ceropsilopa incognita (Canzoneri & Rampini, 1998)Info
Ceropsilopa similis (Canzoneri & Meneghini, 1969)Info
Chlorichaeta gioiellae (Canzoneri & Rampini, 1990)Info
Chlorichaeta villiersi (Canzoneri & Meneghini, 1969)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Discomyza cederholmi (Canzoneri & Rampini, 1996)Info
Discomyza obscuriconris (Canzoneri & Rampini, 1996)Info
Discomyza similis (Lamb, 1912)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hecamede affinis (Canzoneri & Meneghini, 1969)Info
Hecamede nuda (Wirth, 1956)Info
Hecamedoides africanus (Cresson, 1946)Info
Hecamedoides anomalus (Canzoneri & Rampini, 1994)Info
Hecamedoides belcastroi (Canzoneri & Rampini, 1994)Info
Hecamedoides pusillus (Canzoneri, 1989)Info
Hyadina femorata (Canzoneri & Rampini, 1998)Info
Hyadina mathisi (Canzoneri & Rampini, 1998)Info
Hydrellia bumbunae (Canzoneri, 1982)Info
Hydrellia canzonerii (Zatwarnicki, 1988)Info
Hydrellia inusitata (Canzoneri & Rampini, 1998)Info
Hydrellia nigra -> Hydrellia tenebricosaInfo
Hydrellia nigroquadrimaculata (Giordani Soika, 1956)Info
Hydrellia ochtheroides (Canzoneri & Rampini, 1998)Info
Hydrellia perfida (Canzoneri & Rampini, 1994)Info
Hydrellia pseudopulchella (Canzoneri & Rampini, 1998)Info
Hydrellia sagittata (Canzoneri & Rampini, 1998)Info
Hydrellia tenebricosa (Collin, 1939)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Leptopsilopa leonensis (Canzoneri & Rampini, 1990)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nostima danielssoni (Canzoneri & Meneghini, 1985)Info
Nostima kondembaiensis (Canzoneri, 1986)Info
Nostima nigrofemorata (Canzoneri & Rampini, 1994)Info
Nostima striata (Lamb, 1912)Info
Notiphila ignobilis (Loew, 1862)Info
Notiphila montalentii (Canzoneri & Rampini, 1994)Info
Notiphila pokuma (Cresson, 1947)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Ochthera clauseni (Raffone, 2002)Info
Ochthera insularis (Becker, 1910)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Paralimna adversa (Cresson, 1933)Info
Paralimna arabica (Becker, 1910)Info
Paralimna bicolor (Macquart, 1851)Info
Paralimna boensis (Canzoneri & Rampini, 1990)Info
Paralimna confluens (Loew, 1862)Info
Paralimna invisa (Giordani Soika, 1956)Info
Paralimna lynx (Cresson, 1933)Info
Paralimna mackieae (Cresson, 1947)Info
Paralimna nubifer (Cresson, 1929)Info
Paralimna pokuma (Cresson, 1933)Info
Paralimna pseudornata (Canzoneri, 1986)Info
Paralimna puncticollis (Becker, 1922)Info
Placopsidella grandis (Cresson, 1925)Info
Placopsidella rossi (Canzoneri, 1986)Info
Placopsidella rossii -> Placopsidella grandisInfo
Polytrichophora albigenae (Cresson, 1946)Info
Polytrichophora azurescens (Giordani Soika, 1956)Info
Psilopa iceryae (Cresson, 1946)Info
Psilopa nitidula (Fallen, 1813)Info
Psilopa urbana (Canzoneri & Rampini, 1994)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rhynchopsilopa gioiellae (Canzoneri & Rampini, 1994)Info
Rhynchopsilopa laevigata (Cresson, 1946)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Trimerina albitarsis (Canzoneri & Rampini, 1998)Info
Typopsilopa dimidiata (Canzoneri & Meneghini, 1969)Info
Species with ZBack  Top
Zeros invenatus (Lamb, 1912)Info
Zeros maximus (Canzoneri & Rampini, 1994)Info
68 Species in Ephydridae for Sierra Leone listed
ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ
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

Keywords
ABCDEFGHIJKLM
NOPQRSTUVWXYZ
German Flag Ephydridae
 Arthropoda (Database)
 Contact
 Copyrights
 Distribution Tree
 Glossary
 Imprint
 New pictures
 Taxonomy Tree
 Unknown insects
 Unknown spiders