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Distribution path and Subregions of Costa Rica (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - Central America - Costa Rica
Taxonomy for Heptageniidae (Flat-headed mayflies) in Costa Rica
Class
Costa Rica
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 456 families, 6902 genera, 25265 species
Tree
Subclass
Costa Rica
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 453 families, 6893 genera, 25252 species
Tree
Infraclass
Costa Rica
Palaeoptera (Crampton, 1915) (Ancient winged insects)
 22 families, 106 genera, 339 species
Tree
Superorder
Costa Rica
Ephemeropteroidea (Rohdendorf, 1968)
 8 families, 36 genera, 90 species
Tree
Order
Costa Rica
Ephemeroptera (Hyatt & Arms, 1891) (Mayflies) - Systematics
 8 families, 36 genera, 90 species
Site
Tree
Suborder
Costa Rica
Pisciforma (Mccafferty, 1991)
 3 families, 14 genera, 31 species
Tree
Superfamily
Costa Rica
Heptagenioidea (Needham, 1901)
 2 families, 4 genera, 4 species
Tree
Family
Costa Rica
Heptageniidae (Needham, 1901) (Flat-headed mayflies) - Systematics
 2 genera, 2 species
Site
Tree
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Genera51    worldwide
Species1.113    worldwide
Common namesFlat-headed mayflies, Stream mayflies, Flatheaded Mayflies
German namesAderhafte
Dutch namesBeekhaften, Platkophaften
Swedish namesForsdagsländor
AuthorNeedham, 1901
Distribution
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
Nearctic
Afrotropical
Neotropical
Indo-Australian region


Fossils:

Cenozoic
Mesozoic


Countries
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Algeria, Armenia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belgium, Belize, Brunei, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, China, Costa Rica, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Estonia, Ethiopia, Finland, France, Germany, Guatemala, Honduras, India, Iran, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kyrgyzstan, Luxembourg, Malawi, Malaysia, Mexico, Mongolia, Mozambique, Namibia, Netherlands, Nicaragua, North Korea, Norway, Panama, Philippines, Poland, Romania, Russia, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sudan, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Turkey, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Uzbekistan, Vietnam
Links and ReferencesHeptageniidae in faunaeur.org
Heptageniidae in itis.gov
Heptageniidae in dyntaxa.se
Heptageniidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Heptageniidae in Costa Rica
Epeorus metlacensis (Traver, 1964)Info
Maccaffertium mexicanum mexicanum (Ulmer, 1920)Info
2 Species in Heptageniidae for Costa Rica listed
Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassPalaeoptera
Ancient winged insects
SuperorderEphemeropteroidea
OrderEphemeroptera
Mayflies, Shadflies
SuborderPisciforma
SuperfamilyHeptagenioidea
FamilyHeptageniidae
Flat-headed mayflies, Stream mayflies, Flatheaded Mayflies
AuthorNeedham, 1901
 
Synonyms
Ecdyonuridae (Ulmer, 1920)

Keywords
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