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Distribution path and Subregions of Atlantic Ocean (More Checklists)
Path: World Oceans - Atlantic Ocean
Subregions: British overseas territory Atlantic (Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha), Mediterranean Sea, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands (South Sandwich Islands)
Taxonomy for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in Atlantic Ocean
Class
Atlantic Ocean
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 159 families, 484 genera, 874 species
Tree
Subclass
Atlantic Ocean
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 158 families, 482 genera, 870 species
Tree
Infraclass
Atlantic Ocean
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 155 families, 476 genera, 862 species
Tree
Superorder
Atlantic Ocean
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 118 families, 386 genera, 733 species
Tree
Order
Atlantic Ocean
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 43 families, 92 genera, 150 species
Tree
Suborder
Atlantic Ocean
Nematocera (Latreille, 1825) (Long-horned flies)
 10 families, 18 genera, 28 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
Atlantic Ocean
    Bibionomorpha (Hennig, 1954) (Gnats)
     3 families, 5 genera, 5 species
Infraorder
Atlantic Ocean
    Culicomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (Mosquitoes and Midges)
     4 families, 7 genera, 12 species
Infraorder
Atlantic Ocean
    Psychodomorpha (Chevrolat, 1880)
     2 families, 4 genera, 6 species
Infraorder
Atlantic Ocean
    Tipulomorpha (Gistel, 1848) (Crane Flies)
     1 family, 2 genera, 5 species

Family overview for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in Atlantic Ocean
Anisopodidae (Knab, 1912) - 1 SpeciesWood Gnats
Bibionidae (Fleming, 1821) - 1 SpeciesMarch flies
Cecidomyiidae (Newman, 1834) - 1 SpeciesGall gnats
Ceratopogonidae (Newman, 1834) - 2 SpeciesBiting midges
Chironomidae (Erichson, 1842) - 5 SpeciesMidges
Culicidae (Meigen, 1818) - 2 SpeciesMosquitoes
Limoniidae (Speiser, 1909) - 5 SpeciesLimoniid Crane Flies
Mycetophilidae (Newman, 1834) - 3 SpeciesFungus gnats
Psychodidae (Newman, 1834) - 5 SpeciesOwl Midges
Simuliidae (Newman, 1834) - 3 SpeciesTurkey gnat
10 Families with 28 Species in Atlantic Ocean


Species overview - Checklist for Nematocera in Atlantic Ocean
Aedes polynesiensis (Marks, 1951)Polynesian tiger mosquitoInfo
Aedes vittatus (Bigot, 1861)Info
Chironomus formosipennis (Kieffer, 1908)Info
Cosmosciara perniciosa (Edwards, 1922)Info
Culicoides belkini (Wirth & Arnaud, 1969)Info
Dasyhelea nilssoni (Szadziewski, 2000)Info
Dicranomyia basilewskyana (Alexander, 1977)Info
Dicranomyia loveridgeana (Alexander, 1962)Info
Dicranomyia mediatlantica (Freeman, 1962)Info
Dicranomyia sanctaehelenae (Alexander, 1962)Info
Dilophus oceanus (Haenni & Baez, 2001)Info
Hyperlasion viridiventris (Frey, 1945)Info
Leia arsona (Hutson, 1978)Info
Limnophyes habilis (Walker, 1856)Info
Limnophyes minimus -> Limnophyes ninaeInfo
Limnophyes ninae (Saether, 1975)Info
Logima surcoufi (Tonnoir, 1922)Info
Psychoda makati (Del Rosario, 1936)Info
Psychoda penicillata -> Psychodocha penicillataInfo
Psychoda savaiiensis (Edwards, 1928)Info
Psychodocha penicillata (Satchell, 1950)Info
Resseliella oleisuga (Targioni-tozzetti, 1887)Info
Simulium atlanticum (Crosskey, 1969)Info
Simulium loveridgei (Crosskey, 1965)Info
Simulium politum (Crosskey, 1977)Info
Sylvicola cinctus (Fabricius, 1787)Info
Symplecta holdgatei (Freeman, 1962)Info
Telmatogeton sanctipauli (Schiner, 1866)Info
28 Species in Nematocera for Atlantic Ocean 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
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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