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Distribution path and Subregions of Sierra Leone (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - West Africa - Sierra Leone
Taxonomy for Glossinidae (Tik-tik flies) in Sierra Leone
Class
Sierra Leone
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 248 families, 2118 genera, 4995 species
Tree
Subclass
Sierra Leone
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 247 families, 2117 genera, 4994 species
Tree
Infraclass
Sierra Leone
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 238 families, 2063 genera, 4856 species
Tree
Superorder
Sierra Leone
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 177 families, 1810 genera, 4498 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
Calyptratae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) (Calyptrate muscoids)
 10 families, 64 genera, 90 species
Tree
Superfamily
Sierra Leone
Hippoboscoidea (Samouelle, 1819)
 3 families, 5 genera, 6 species
Tree
Family
Sierra Leone
Glossinidae (Theobald, 1903) (Tik-tik flies) - Systematics
 1 genus, 2 species
Tree
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Genera2    worldwide
Species68    worldwide
Common namesTik-tik flies, Tsetse flies, Tsetse fly
German namesTsetsefliegen, Zungenfliegen
Danish namesTsetsefluer
AuthorTheobald, 1903
Distribution
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa


Fossils:

Cenozoic


CountriesAngola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Ethiopia, France, Gabon, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Ivory Coast, Kenya, Liberia, Malawi, Mali, Niger, Nigeria, Republic of the Congo, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Somalia, Sudan, Taiwan, Tanzania, Togo, USA, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesGlossinidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Glossinidae in Sierra Leone
Glossina fusca (Walker, 1849)Info
Glossina palpalis (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830)Info
2 Species in Glossinidae for Sierra Leone 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
SubsectionCalyptratae
Calyptrate muscoids
SuperfamilyHippoboscoidea
FamilyGlossinidae
Tik-tik flies, Tsetse flies, Tsetse fly
AuthorTheobald, 1903

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