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Distribution path and Subregions of Asia (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia
Subregions: Central Asia (Tajikistan, Turkestan), Far East (East Asia, Southeast Asia), Maldives, North Asia, South Asia (Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Himalaya, Himalayas, India, Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka), West Asia (Near East, Palestine, Southwest Asia), Westcentral Asia
Taxonomy for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in Asia
Class
Asia
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 1380 families, 36890 genera, 301504 species
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Subclass
Asia
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 1355 families, 36692 genera, 301155 species
Tree
Infraclass
Asia
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 1240 families, 36066 genera, 298273 species
Tree
Superorder
Asia
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 706 families, 26868 genera, 250927 species
Tree
Order
Asia
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 201 families, 5173 genera, 54478 species
Tree
Suborder
Asia
Nematocera (Latreille, 1825) (Long-horned flies)
 73 families, 1524 genera, 19524 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
Asia
    Axymyiomorpha (Mcalpine, 1981)
     1 family, 7 genera, 12 species
Infraorder
Asia
    Bibionomorpha (Hennig, 1954) (Gnats)
     24 families, 668 genera, 4594 species
Infraorder
Asia
    Blephariceromorpha (Rohdendorf, 1961)
     3 families, 20 genera, 119 species
Infraorder
Asia
    Culicomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (Mosquitoes and Midges)
     10 families, 469 genera, 6525 species
Infraorder
Asia
    Nymphomyiomorpha (Rohdendorf, 1964)
     1 family, 1 genus, 5 species
Infraorder
Asia
    Psychodomorpha (Chevrolat, 1880)
     10 families, 131 genera, 1052 species
Infraorder
Asia
    Ptychopteromorpha (Wood & Borkent, 1986)
     4 families, 21 genera, 123 species
Infraorder
Asia
    Tipulomorpha (Gistel, 1848) (Crane Flies)
     12 families, 187 genera, 7052 species

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Family overview for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in Asia
Anisopodidae (Knab, 1912) - 55 SpeciesWood Gnats
Ansorgiidae (Krzeminski & Lukaschevitch, 1993) - 1 Species
Archizelmiridae (Rohdendorf, 1962) - 4 Species
Asiochaoboridae (Hong & Wang, 1990) - 4 Species
Axymyiidae (Rohdendorf, 1946) - 12 SpeciesAxymyiidae flies
Bibionidae (Fleming, 1821) - 356 SpeciesMarch flies
Blephariceridae (Loew, 1861) - 110 SpeciesNet-winged midges
Bolitophilidae (Malloch, 1917) - 1 Species
Canthyloscelidae (Enderlein, 1912) - 3 Species
Cascopleciidae (Poinar Jr., 2010) - 1 Species
Cecidomyiidae (Newman, 1834) - 1997 SpeciesGall gnats
Ceratopogonidae (Newman, 1834) - 1786 SpeciesBiting midges
Chaoboridae (Newman, 1834) - 43 SpeciesPhantom midges
Chironomidae (Erichson, 1842) - 2356 SpeciesMidges
Culicidae (Meigen, 1818) - 1622 SpeciesMosquitoes
Cylindrotomidae (Mulsant, 1842) - 60 SpeciesLong-bodied craneflies
Deuterophlebiidae (Edwards, 1922) - 8 SpeciesMountain midges
Diadocidiidae (Winnertz, 1863) - 2 Species
Diplopolyneuridae (Rohdendorf, 1961) - 1 Species
Ditomyiidae (Keilin, 1919) - 1 Species
Dixidae (Schiner, 1868) - 65 SpeciesDixid Midges
Elliidae (Krzeminska, Blagoderov & Krzeminski, 1993) - 3 Species
Eopolyneuridae (Rohdendorf, 1962) - 2 Species
Eoptychopteridae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 4 Species
Fungivoritidae (Rohdendorf, 1957) - 2 Species
Gracilitipulidae (Hong & Wang, 1990) - 1 Species
Hesperinidae (Hendel, 1928) - 4 Species
Hongocaloneuridae (Hong, 2002) - 1 Species
Huaxiasciaritidae (Hong, 2002) - 28 Species
Hyperpolyneuridae (Rohdendorf, 1961) - 1 Species
Keroplatidae (Rondani, 1856) - 235 SpeciesPredatory Fungus Gnats
Limnorhyphidae (Hong, 1983) -> Perissommatidae - 1 Species
Limoniidae (Speiser, 1909) - 4779 SpeciesLimoniid Crane Flies
Luanpingitidae (Zhang, 1986) - 1 Species
Lygistorrhinidae (Hendel, 1936) - 15 Species
Mesophantasmatidae (Rohdendorf, 1962) - 1 Species
Mesosciophilidae (Rohdendorf, 1946) - 31 Species
Musidoromimidae (Rohdendorf, 1962) - 1 Species
Mycetophilidae (Newman, 1834) - 1754 SpeciesFungus gnats
Nadipteridae (Lukashevich, 1995) - 3 Species
Nymphomyiidae (Tokunaga, 1932) - 5 SpeciesNymphomyiid flies
Pachyneuridae (Schiner, 1864) - 7 SpeciesPachyneurid gnats
Palaeophoridae (Rohdendorf, 1951) - 1 Species
Parapleciidae (Hong, 1983) -> Paraxymyiidae - 1 Species
Paraxymyiidae (Rohdendorf, 1946) - 11 SpeciesPaxylommatid wasps
Pediciidae (Osten Sacken, 1860) - 71 SpeciesHairy-eyed craneflies
Perissommatidae (Colless, 1962) - 6 Species
Pleciodictyidae (Rohdendorf, 1962) - 1 Species
Pleciofungivoridae (Rohdendorf, 1946) - 45 Species
Pleciomimidae (Rodendorf, 1949) - 21 Species
Protendipedidae (Rohdendorf, 1962) - 3 Species
Protoligoneuridae (Rohdendorf, 1962) - 6 Species
Protopleciidae (Rohdendorf, 1946) - 37 Species
Protorhyphidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 11 Species
Psychodidae (Newman, 1834) - 914 SpeciesOwl Midges
Ptychopteridae (Osten Sacken, 1862) - 88 SpeciesPhantom crane flies
Rangomaramidae (Jaschhof & Didham, 2002) - 3 Species
Scatopsidae (Newman, 1834) - 59 SpeciesMinute black scavenger flies
Sciaridae (Billberg, 1820) - 61 SpeciesDark winged fungus gnats
Serendipidae (Evenhuis, 1994) - 3 Species
Simuliidae (Newman, 1834) - 640 SpeciesTurkey gnat
Sinotendipedidae (Hong & Wang, 1990) -> Blephariceridae - 1 Species
Strashilidae (Rasnitsyn, 1992) - 3 Species
Tanyderidae (Alexander, 1919) - 32 SpeciesPrimitive crane flies
Tanyderophryneidae (Rohdendorf, 1962) - 1 Species
Tethepomyiidae (Grimaldi & Arillo, 2008) - 1 Species
Thaumaleidae (Bezzi, 1913) - 5 SpeciesSolitary midges
Tipulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2018 SpeciesCrane Flies
Tipulodictyidae (Rohdendorf, 1962) - 1 Species
Tipulopleciidae (Rohdendorf, 1962) - 1 Species
Trichoceridae (Rondani, 1841) - 111 SpeciesWinter Crane Flies
Valeseguyidae (Amorim & Grimaldi, 2006) - 1 Species
Zhangobiidae (Evenhuis, 1994) - 2 Species
73 Families with 19526 Species in Asia
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Species overview - Checklist for Nematocera in Asia without family allocation
Sciaropota japonica (Chandler, 2002)Info
1 Species in Nematocera for Asia 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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