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Distribution path and Subregions of Afghanistan (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - South Asia - Afghanistan
Taxonomy for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in Afghanistan
Class
Afghanistan
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 294 families, 1984 genera, 4768 species
Tree
Subclass
Afghanistan
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 291 families, 1977 genera, 4759 species
Tree
Infraclass
Afghanistan
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 288 families, 1974 genera, 4755 species
Tree
Superorder
Afghanistan
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 210 families, 1608 genera, 4039 species
Tree
Order
Afghanistan
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 62 families, 341 genera, 733 species
Tree
Suborder
Afghanistan
Nematocera (Latreille, 1825) (Long-horned flies)
 13 families, 60 genera, 175 species
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Tree
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Families100    worldwide
Genera3.914    worldwide
Species84.054    worldwide
Common namesLong-horned flies, Mosquitoes
German namesMücken
Dutch namesMuggen
Finnish namesSääsket
Norwegian namesMygg
Swedish namesMyggor
AuthorLatreille, 1825
Distribution
Continents:

Eurasia (Asia, Europe, Russia, Caucasus, North Eurasia)

America (North America, South America, Central America, Caribbean)

Africa (East Africa, Southern Africa, Central Africa, North Africa, West Africa)

Oceania (Australasia, Polynesia, Melanesia, Micronesia)

Antarctica (Subantarctic Islands, Antarctic Islands)


Ecozones:

Palaearctic (West Palaearctic, East Palaearctic, South Palaearctic)

Nearctic, Afrotropical, Neotropical, Indo-Australian region (Oriental)

Holarctic


Fossils:

Cenozoic (Paleogene, Neogene, Quaternary)

Paleozoic (Cambrian, Permian, Ordovician, Carboniferous, Silurian, Devonian)

Mesozoic (Cretaceous, Jurassic, Triassic)


World Oceans:

Pacific Ocean (Pacific Islands, Bering Sea)

Atlantic Ocean (British overseas territory Atlantic, Mediterranean Sea, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands)

Indian Ocean (Bay of Bengal)


Countries
Checklists
Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Comoros, Cook Islands, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mali, Malta, Marshall Islands, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nauru, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Niue, North Korea, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Palestine, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Republic of the Congo, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, São Tomé and Príncipe, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Tuvalu, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesNematocera in bie.ala.org.au
Nematocera in faunaeur.org
Nematocera in itis.gov
Nematocera in dyntaxa.se
Nematocera in Wikipedia (English)
Infraorder
Afghanistan
    Bibionomorpha (Hennig, 1954) (Gnats)
     4 families, 10 genera, 20 species
Infraorder
Afghanistan
    Blephariceromorpha (Rohdendorf, 1961)
     1 family, 1 genus, 2 species
Infraorder
Afghanistan
    Culicomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (Mosquitoes and Midges)
     4 families, 23 genera, 41 species
Infraorder
Afghanistan
    Psychodomorpha (Chevrolat, 1880)
     1 family, 8 genera, 40 species
Infraorder
Afghanistan
    Tipulomorpha (Gistel, 1848) (Crane Flies)
     3 families, 18 genera, 72 species

Family overview for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in Afghanistan
Bibionidae (Fleming, 1821) - 6 SpeciesMarch flies
Blephariceridae (Loew, 1861) - 2 SpeciesNet-winged midges
Cecidomyiidae (Newman, 1834) - 7 SpeciesGall gnats
Ceratopogonidae (Newman, 1834) - 16 SpeciesBiting midges
Chironomidae (Erichson, 1842) - 10 SpeciesMidges
Culicidae (Meigen, 1818) - 13 SpeciesMosquitoes
Keroplatidae (Rondani, 1856) - 1 SpeciesPredatory Fungus Gnats
Limoniidae (Speiser, 1909) - 41 SpeciesLimoniid Crane Flies
Mycetophilidae (Newman, 1834) - 6 SpeciesFungus gnats
Psychodidae (Newman, 1834) - 40 SpeciesOwl Midges
Simuliidae (Newman, 1834) - 2 SpeciesTurkey gnat
Tipulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 30 SpeciesCrane Flies
Trichoceridae (Rondani, 1841) - 1 SpeciesWinter Crane Flies
13 Families with 175 Species in Afghanistan


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Species overview - Checklist for Nematocera in Afghanistan
Species with ANext  
Aedes caspius -> Ochlerotatus caspiusInfo
Anopheles fluviatilis (James, 1902)Info
Anopheles moghulensis (Christophers, 1924)Info
Anopheles multicolor (Cambouliu, 1902)Info
Anopheles pulcherrimus (Theobald, 1902)Info
Anopheles stephensi (Liston, 1901)Info
Anopheles subpictus (Grassi, 1899)Info
Anopheles turkhudi (Liston, 1901)Info
Antocha libanotica (Lackschewitz, 1940)Info
Antocha libitina -> Antocha turkestanicaInfo
Antocha lindneri (Nielsen, 1963)Info
Antocha nebulipennis (Alexander, 1931)Info
Antocha nebulipennis nebulipennis (Alexander, 1931)Info
Antocha turkestanica (De Meijere, 1921)Info
Antocha vitripennis (Meigen, 1830)Info
Atrichopogon fulvipes (Remm, 1972)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Baeoura afghanica (Alexander, 1955)Info
Bezzia calceata (Walker, 1856)Info
Bibio araeoceles (Hardy, 1967)Info
Bibio hortulanus (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Bibio nigropilosus (Duda, 1930)Info
Bibio turcmenicus (Duda, 1930)Info
Blepharicera asiatica (Brodskij, 1930)Info
Blepharicera indica (Brunetti, 1911)Info
Brachypogon herati (Navai, 1997)Info
Bradysia exigua (Tuomikoski, 1959)Info
Bradysia leptocera (Tuomikoski, 1959)Info
Bradysia submarginata (Tuomikoski, 1959)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Chaetodiplosis gymnastica (Collin, 1922)Info
Cheilotrichia minima (Strobl, 1898)Info
Conosia irrorata (Wiedemann, 1828)Info
Conosia irrorata irrorata (Wiedemann, 1828)Info
Cryptotendipes holsatus (Lenz, 1959)Info
Culex quinquefasciatus (Say, 1823)House MosquitoInfo
Culex theileri (Theobald, 1903)Info
Culex tritaeniorhynchus (Giles, 1901)Info
Culicoides noshaquensis (Tokunaga, 1966)Info
Culicoides nubeculosus (Meigen, 1830)Info
Culicoides puncticollis -> Culicoides nubeculosusInfo
Culicoides saevus (Kieffer, 1922)Info
Culiseta longiareolata (Macquart, 1838)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dasyhelea afghanica (Navai, 1994)Info
Dasyhelea bamianica (Navai, 1994)Info
Dasyhelea peculiopa (Navai, 1994)Info
Dasyhelea schumanni (Navai, 1994)Info
Dasyhelea seminigra (Navai, 1994)Info
Dasyhelea serrata (Navai, 1994)Info
Dasyhelea similinigrina (Navai, 1994)Info
Dasymallomyia klapperichi (Alexander, 1955)Info
Diamesa filicauda (Tokunaga, 1966)Info
Diamesa loeffleri (Reiss, 1968)Info
Dicranomyia aperta (Wahlgren, 1904)Info
Dicranomyia didyma (Meigen, 1804)Info
Dicranomyia modesta (Meigen, 1818)Info
Dicranomyia sera (Walker, 1848)Info
Dicranomyia ventralis (Schummel, 1829)Info
Dilophus febrilis (Linnaeus, 1758)Fever FlyInfo
Dilophus martinovskyi (Haenni & Bosak, 2007)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Euryhapsis brevis (Oliver, 1981)Info
Species with FBack  Next  Top
Farquharsonia rostrata (Collin, 1922)Info
Forcipomyia monticolonia (Tokunaga, 1966)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Gonomyia pacifica (Edwards, 1928)Info
Gonomyia scimitar (Alexander, 1914)Info
Gonomyia vana (Savchenko, 1980)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Harnischia fuscimana (Kieffer, 1921)Info
Hexatoma gaedii (Meigen, 1830)Info
Hexatoma klapperichiana (Alexander, 1957)Info
Hexatoma nepalensis (Westwood, 1836)Info
Holorusia cressida (Alexander, 1953)Info
Hoplolabis amseliana (Nielsen, 1961)Info
Hoplolabis badakhensis (Alexander, 1955)Info
Hoplolabis punctigera (Lackschewitz, 1940)Info
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Idiocera acifurca (Alexander, 1955)Info
Idiocera afghanica (Nielsen, 1963)Info
Idiocera lackschewitzi (Starý, 1977)Info
Idiocera pulchripennis (Loew, 1856)Info
Idiocera punctata -> Idiocera lackschewitziInfo
Idiocera sarobiensis (Nielsen, 1961)Info
Idiocera sexdentata (Nielsen, 1963)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Limonia lindbergi (Nielsen, 1962)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Macrocera crassicornis (Winnertz, 1863)Info
Metacnephia sorkulensis (Rubtsov, 1971)Info
Molophilus afghanicus (Alexander, 1969)Info
Molophilus alexanderianus (Nielsen, 1963)Info
Molophilus apollyon (Alexander, 1955)Info
Molophilus pleuralis (De Meijere, 1920)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Neoarisemus lindbergi (Vaillant, 1963)Info
Neozavrelia lindbergi (Reiss, 1968)Info
Nephrotoma cornicina (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Nephrotoma cornicina cornicina (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Nephrotoma ligulata (Alexander, 1925)Info
Nephrotoma scalaris parvinotata (Brunetti, 1918)Info
Nephrotoma trilobulata (Alexander, 1936)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Ochlerotatus caspius (Pallas, 1771)Info
Odinadiplosis amygdali (Anagnostopoulos, 1929)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Paramormia ustulata (Walker, 1856)Info
Pericoma kabulica (Wagner, 1979)Info
Pericoma maculosa (Wagner, 1979)Info
Pericoma paghmanica (Wagner, 1979)Info
Phlebotomus alexandri (Sinton, 1928)Info
Phlebotomus andrejevi (Shakirzyanova, 1953)Info
Phlebotomus andrejevi (Shakirzyanova, 1953)Info
Phlebotomus angustus (Artemiev, 1978)Info
Phlebotomus angustus (Artemiev, 1978)Info
Phlebotomus autumnalis (Artemiev, 1980)Info
Phlebotomus caudatus (Artemiev, 1979)Info
Phlebotomus comatus (Artemiev, 1978)Info
Phlebotomus eleanorae (Sinton, 1931)Info
Phlebotomus kabulensis (Artemiev, 1978)Info
Phlebotomus kandelakii (Shurenkova, 1929)Info
Phlebotomus kandelakii (Shurenkova, 1929)Info
Phlebotomus kazeruni (Theodor & Mesghali, 1964)Info
Phlebotomus keshishiani (Shchurenkova, 1936)Info
Phlebotomus mongolensis (Sinton, 1928)Info
Phlebotomus mongolensis (Sinton, 1928)Info
Phlebotomus notus (Artemiev, 1984)Info
Phlebotomus nuri (Lewis, 1967)Info
Phlebotomus rupester (Artemiev, 1978)Info
Phlebotomus salangensis (Artemiev, 1978)Info
Phlebotomus salehi (Mesghali, 1965)Info
Phlebotomus sergenti (Parrot, 1917)Info
Phlebotomus turanicus (Artemiev, 1974)Info
Phlebotomus zulrfargensis (Artemiev, 1978)Info
Pneumia canescens (Meigen, 1818)Info
Psectrocladius pancratovae (Akhrorov, 1977)Info
Pseudodiamesa nivosa (Goetghebuer, 1928)Info
Pseudolimnophila sepium (Verrall, 1886)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rheocricotopus lindbergi (Lehmann, 1969)Info
Rymosia affinis (Winnertz, 1863)Info
Rymosia spinipes (Winnertz, 1863)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Satchelliella canescens -> Pneumia canescensInfo
Schizodactylus hesperus (Bey-bienko, 1967)Info
Scythropochroa antarctica (Hudson, 1892)Info
Sergentomyia afghanica (Artemiev, 1974)Info
Sergentomyia babu (Annandale, 1910)Info
Sergentomyia bailyi (Sinton, 1931)Info
Sergentomyia grevkovi (Khodukin, 1929)Info
Sergentomyia hodgsoni (Sinton, 1933)Info
Sergentomyia indica (Theodor, 1931)Info
Sergentomyia iranicus (Lewis & Mesghali, 1961)Info
Sergentomyia mervynae (Pringle, 1953)Info
Sergentomyia murgabiensis (Perfiliew, 1939)Info
Sergentomyia sogdiana (Parrot, 1928)Info
Sergentomyia sumbarica (Perfiliew, 1933)Info
Sergentomyia turkestanica (Theodor & Mesghali, 1964)Info
Simulium albellum (Rubtsov, 1947)Info
Stefaniola bamianica (Möhn, 1971)Info
Stefaniola lignea (Möhn, 1971)Info
Stefaniola orta (Möhn, 1971)Info
Stefaniola transversa (Möhn, 1971)Info
Symplecta hybrida (Meigen, 1804)Info
Symplecta stictica stictica (Meigen, 1818)Info
Species with TBack  Top
Telmatoscopus pappi (Wagner, 1979)Info
Tipula amseli -> Tipula subprotrusaInfo
Tipula apoblepta -> Tipula irrequietaInfo
Tipula appendifera (Alexander, 1956)Info
Tipula bactridica (Savchenko, 1954)Info
Tipula badakhensis (Alexander, 1956)Info
Tipula differta (Alexander, 1956)Info
Tipula dinarzadae (Theowald, 1978)Info
Tipula hutchinsonae (Alexander, 1936)Info
Tipula hypovalvata (Alexander, 1936)Info
Tipula iranensis (Theowald, 1978)Info
Tipula irrequieta (Alexander, 1936)Info
Tipula naumanni (Theischinger, 1979)Info
Tipula orientalis (Lackschewitz, 1930)Info
Tipula pseudopeliostigma (Mannheims, 1965)Info
Tipula quadriatrata (Alexander, 1956)Info
Tipula reversa (Alexander, 1956)Info
Tipula scheherezadae (Theowald, 1978)Info
Tipula solitaria (Savchenko, 1953)Info
Tipula submarmoratipennis (Alexander, 1936)Info
Tipula subprotrusa (Savchenko, 1955)Info
Tipula subreversa (Alexander, 1956)Info
Tipula zarnigor (Savchenko, 1954)Info
Tipula zimini (Savchenko, 1954)Info
Tipula zimini zimini (Savchenko, 1954)Info
Trichocera maculipennis (Meigen, 1818)Info
Tvetenia altimontana (Tokunaga, 1960)Info
175 Species in Nematocera for Afghanistan listed
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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
AuthorLatreille, 1825
 
Synonyms
Culocoidea (Bagnall, 1939)
Nematocerata (Gravenhorst, 1843)
Nematoceratae (Bigot, 1891)
Nemocera (Latreille, 1825)
Nemocerae (Gray, 1832)
Nemocerata (Perty, 1833)
Nemoceratae (Bigot, 1890)
Nemoceri (Lioy, 1895)
Nemoceridi (Targioni Tozetti, 1870)
Polyarta (Billberg, 1820)

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