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Distribution path and Subregions of America (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America
Subregions: Caribbean (Caribbean islands), Central America (Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama), North America (Bermuda Islands, Canada, Greenland, Gulf of Mexico, Mexico, Saint Pierre and Miquelon, USA), South America (Amazon basin, Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Falkland Islands, French Guiana, Guyana, Northern South America, Paraguay, Peru, Surinam, Suriname, Uruguay, Venezuela)
Taxonomy for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in America
Class
America
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 1260 families, 37523 genera, 346029 species
Tree
Subclass
America
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 1233 families, 37258 genera, 345526 species
Tree
Infraclass
America
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 1103 families, 36609 genera, 341854 species
Tree
Superorder
America
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 612 families, 28784 genera, 292863 species
Tree
Order
America
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 163 families, 6288 genera, 65141 species
Tree
Suborder
America
Nematocera (Latreille, 1825) (Long-horned flies)
 42 families, 1341 genera, 20022 species
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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
America
    Axymyiomorpha (Mcalpine, 1981)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species
Infraorder
America
    Bibionomorpha (Hennig, 1954) (Gnats)
     15 families, 572 genera, 5699 species
Infraorder
America
    Blephariceromorpha (Rohdendorf, 1961)
     2 families, 15 genera, 133 species
Infraorder
America
    Culicomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (Mosquitoes and Midges)
     7 families, 446 genera, 6598 species
Infraorder
America
    Nymphomyiomorpha (Rohdendorf, 1964)
     1 family, 1 genus, 2 species
Infraorder
America
    Psychodomorpha (Chevrolat, 1880)
     7 families, 122 genera, 1092 species
Infraorder
America
    Ptychopteromorpha (Wood & Borkent, 1986)
     2 families, 9 genera, 33 species
Infraorder
America
    Tipulomorpha (Gistel, 1848) (Crane Flies)
     6 families, 174 genera, 6463 species

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Family overview for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in America
Anisopodidae (Knab, 1912) - 87 SpeciesWood Gnats
Archilimoniidae (Krzeminski & Krzeminska, 2003) - 1 Species
Archizelmiridae (Rohdendorf, 1962) - 1 Species
Axymyiidae (Rohdendorf, 1946) - 1 SpeciesAxymyiidae flies
Bibionidae (Fleming, 1821) - 377 SpeciesMarch flies
Blephariceridae (Loew, 1861) - 127 SpeciesNet-winged midges
Canthyloscelidae (Enderlein, 1912) - 10 Species
Cecidomyiidae (Newman, 1834) - 2111 SpeciesGall gnats
Ceratopogonidae (Newman, 1834) - 1877 SpeciesBiting midges
Chaoboridae (Newman, 1834) - 121 SpeciesPhantom midges
Chironomidae (Erichson, 1842) - 2491 SpeciesMidges
Crosaphididae (Kovalev, 1983) - 1 Species
Culicidae (Meigen, 1818) - 1285 SpeciesMosquitoes
Cylindrotomidae (Mulsant, 1842) - 19 SpeciesLong-bodied craneflies
Deuterophlebiidae (Edwards, 1922) - 6 SpeciesMountain midges
Diadocidiidae (Winnertz, 1863) - 2 Species
Ditomyiidae (Keilin, 1919) - 49 Species
Dixidae (Schiner, 1868) - 99 SpeciesDixid Midges
Hesperinidae (Hendel, 1928) - 2 Species
Keroplatidae (Rondani, 1856) - 362 SpeciesPredatory Fungus Gnats
Limoniidae (Speiser, 1909) - 4781 SpeciesLimoniid Crane Flies
Lygistorrhinidae (Hendel, 1936) - 4 Species
Mycetophilidae (Newman, 1834) - 2669 SpeciesFungus gnats
Nymphomyiidae (Tokunaga, 1932) - 2 SpeciesNymphomyiid flies
Pachyneuridae (Schiner, 1864) - 1 SpeciesPachyneurid gnats
Paraxymyiidae (Rohdendorf, 1946) - 4 SpeciesPaxylommatid wasps
Pediciidae (Osten Sacken, 1860) - 19 SpeciesHairy-eyed craneflies
Perissommatidae (Colless, 1962) - 1 Species
Protorhyphidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 2 Species
Psychodidae (Newman, 1834) - 822 SpeciesOwl Midges
Ptychopteridae (Osten Sacken, 1862) - 24 SpeciesPhantom crane flies
Rangomaramidae (Jaschhof & Didham, 2002) - 19 Species
Scatopsidae (Newman, 1834) - 169 SpeciesMinute black scavenger flies
Sciaridae (Billberg, 1820) - 96 SpeciesDark winged fungus gnats
Simuliidae (Newman, 1834) - 714 SpeciesTurkey gnat
Tanyderidae (Alexander, 1919) - 9 SpeciesPrimitive crane flies
Tethepomyiidae (Grimaldi & Arillo, 2008) - 1 Species
Thaumaleidae (Bezzi, 1913) - 11 SpeciesSolitary midges
Tipulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1596 SpeciesCrane Flies
Trichoceridae (Rondani, 1841) - 47 SpeciesWinter Crane Flies
Valeseguyidae (Amorim & Grimaldi, 2006) - 1 Species
41 Families with 20021 Species in America
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Species overview - Checklist for Nematocera in America without family allocation
Freemanomyia elongatus (Freeman, 1951)Info
1 Species in Nematocera for America listed without family allocation
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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