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Distribution path and Subregions of Sierra Leone (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - West Africa - Sierra Leone
Taxonomy for Lauxaniidae (Lauxaniid flies) in Sierra Leone
Class
Sierra Leone
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 252 families, 2306 genera, 5474 species
Tree
Subclass
Sierra Leone
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 251 families, 2305 genera, 5473 species
Tree
Infraclass
Sierra Leone
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 242 families, 2251 genera, 5335 species
Tree
Superorder
Sierra Leone
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 181 families, 1997 genera, 4976 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
Lauxanioidea (Macquart, 1835)
 1 family, 1 genus, 1 species
Tree
Family
Sierra Leone
Lauxaniidae (Macquart, 1835) (Lauxaniid flies) - Systematics
 1 genus, 1 species
Site
Tree
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Genera210    worldwide
Species2.792    worldwide
Common namesLauxaniid flies, Beach flies
German namesFaulfliegen, Polierfliegen
Dutch namesHumusvliegen
Danish namesLøvfluer
Norwegian namesLøvfluer
Swedish namesLövflugor
AuthorMacquart, 1835
Distribution
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania


Ecozones:

Nearctic
Indo-Australian region
Holarctic


Fossils:

Cenozoic
Mesozoic


World Oceans:

Pacific Ocean
Atlantic Ocean


Countries
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Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belgium, Belize, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Bulgaria, Cambodia, Canada, Cape Verde, Chile, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kosovo, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Liberia, Liechtenstein, Madagascar, Malaysia, Marshall Islands, Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Nigeria, Niue, North Korea, Norway, Palau, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Tonga, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, USA, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesLauxaniidae in bie.ala.org.au
Lauxaniidae in faunaeur.org
Lauxaniidae in itis.gov
Lauxaniidae in dyntaxa.se
Lauxaniidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Lauxaniidae in Sierra Leone
Homoneura quadrimacula (Walker, 1849)Info
1 Species in Lauxaniidae 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
SubsectionAcalyptratae
Acalyptrate muscoids
SuperfamilyLauxanioidea
FamilyLauxaniidae
Lauxaniid flies, Beach flies
AuthorMacquart, 1835
 
Synonyms
Eurychoromyiidae

Keywords
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