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Distribution path and Subregions of Sierra Leone (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - West Africa - Sierra Leone
Taxonomy for Keroplatidae (Predatory Fungus Gnats) 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
Nematocera (Latreille, 1825) (Long-horned flies)
 11 families, 41 genera, 126 species
Site
Tree
Infraorder
Sierra Leone
Bibionomorpha (Hennig, 1954) (Gnats)
 4 families, 6 genera, 9 species
Tree
Superfamily
Sierra Leone
Sciaroidea (Billberg, 1820) (Fungus Gnats and Gall Midges)
 3 families, 5 genera, 6 species
Tree
Family
Sierra Leone
Keroplatidae (Rondani, 1856) (Predatory Fungus Gnats) - Systematics
 2 genera, 2 species
Site
Tree
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Genera113    worldwide
Species1.447    worldwide
Common namesPredatory Fungus Gnats, Keroplatid Fungus Gnats
German namesLanghornmücken, Platthornmücken
Dutch namesLanghoornmuggen
Finnish namesPetosienisääsket
Swedish namesPlatthornsmyggor
AuthorRondani, 1856
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania
Antarctica


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
Nearctic
Holarctic


Fossils:

Cenozoic
Paleozoic
Mesozoic


World Oceans:

Pacific Ocean


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Afghanistan, Algeria, Angola, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil, Bulgaria, Cameroon, Canada, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chile, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, India, Indonesia, Iran, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Kenya, Laos, Liberia, Luxembourg, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Malta, Mexico, Micronesia, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nigeria, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, São Tomé and Príncipe, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Slovakia, Solomon Islands, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Tanzania, Thailand, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam
Links and ReferencesKeroplatidae in bie.ala.org.au
Keroplatidae in faunaeur.org
Keroplatidae in itis.gov
Keroplatidae in dyntaxa.se
Keroplatidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Keroplatidae in Sierra Leone
Ralytupa angusta (Matile, 1975)Info
Truplaya couturieri (Matile, 1978)Info
2 Species in Keroplatidae 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
SuborderNematocera
Long-horned flies, Mosquitoes
InfraorderBibionomorpha
Gnats, Gall Midges, March Flies
SuperfamilySciaroidea
Fungus Gnats and Gall Midges
FamilyKeroplatidae
Predatory Fungus Gnats, Keroplatid Fungus Gnats
AuthorRondani, 1856
 
Synonyms
Macroceridae (Malloch, 1917)

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