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Distribution path and Subregions of Benin (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - West Africa - Benin
Taxonomy for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in Benin
Class
Benin
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 147 families, 875 genera, 1907 species
Tree
Subclass
Benin
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 147 families, 875 genera, 1907 species
Tree
Infraclass
Benin
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 142 families, 856 genera, 1861 species
Tree
Superorder
Benin
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 96 families, 657 genera, 1564 species
Tree
Order
Benin
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 24 families, 75 genera, 254 species
Tree
Suborder
Benin
Nematocera (Latreille, 1825) (Long-horned flies)
 6 families, 23 genera, 118 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
Benin
    Culicomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (Mosquitoes and Midges)
     3 families, 17 genera, 108 species
Infraorder
Benin
    Psychodomorpha (Chevrolat, 1880)
     1 family, 1 genus, 4 species
Infraorder
Benin
    Tipulomorpha (Gistel, 1848) (Crane Flies)
     2 families, 5 genera, 6 species

Family overview for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in Benin
Chironomidae (Erichson, 1842) - 1 SpeciesMidges
Culicidae (Meigen, 1818) - 106 SpeciesMosquitoes
Limoniidae (Speiser, 1909) - 3 SpeciesLimoniid Crane Flies
Psychodidae (Newman, 1834) - 4 SpeciesOwl Midges
Simuliidae (Newman, 1834) - 1 SpeciesTurkey gnat
Tipulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 3 SpeciesCrane Flies
6 Families with 118 Species in Benin


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Species overview - Checklist for Nematocera in Benin
Species with ANext  
Aedes aegypti -> Stegomyia aegyptiYellow fever mosquitoInfo
Aedes africanus (Theobald, 1901)Info
Aedes albocephalus (Theobald, 1903)Info
Aedes apicoargenteus (Theobald, 1909)Info
Aedes argenteopunctatus (Theobald, 1901)Info
Aedes circumluteolus (Theobald, 1908)Info
Aedes cumminsii (Theobald, 1903)Info
Aedes dalzieli (Theobald, 1910)Info
Aedes dialloi (Hamon & Brengues, 1965)Info
Aedes domesticus (Theobald, 1901)Info
Aedes fowleri (Charmoy, 1908)Info
Aedes fuscinervis (Edwards, 1914)Info
Aedes haworthi (Edwards, 1923)Info
Aedes hirsutus (Theobald, 1901)Info
Aedes irritans (Theobald, 1901)Info
Aedes jamoti (Hamon & Rickenbach, 1954)Info
Aedes leptolabis (Edwards, 1936)Info
Aedes lineatopennis -> Neomelaniconion lineatopenneInfo
Aedes luteocephalus (Newstead, 1907)Info
Aedes mattinglyi (Hamon & Rickenbach, 1954)Info
Aedes minutus (Theobald, 1901)Info
Aedes mixtus (Edwards, 1936)Info
Aedes monotrichus (Edwards, 1936)Info
Aedes nigricephalus (Theobald, 1901)Info
Aedes simpsoni (Theobald, 1905)Info
Aedes stokesi (Evans, 1929)Info
Aedes tarsalis (Newstead, 1907)Info
Aedes tricholabis (Edwards, 1941)Info
Aedes yangambiensis (Meillon & Lavoipierre, 1944)Info
Anopheles arabiensis (Patton, 1905)Info
Anopheles brohieri (Edwards, 1929)Info
Anopheles brunnipes (Theobald, 1910)Info
Anopheles funestus (Giles, 1900)Info
Anopheles gambiae (Giles, 1902)Info
Anopheles leesoni (Evans, 1931)Info
Anopheles melas (Theobald, 1903)Info
Anopheles rhodesiensis (Theobald, 1901)Info
Anopheles rivulorum (Leeson, 1935)Info
Anopheles rufipes (Gough, 1910)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Clinotanypus maculatus (Freeman, 1955)Info
Coquillettidia annettii (Theobald, 1901)Info
Coquillettidia aurites (Theobald, 1901)Info
Coquillettidia maculipennis (Theobald, 1911)Info
Coquillettidia metallica (Theobald, 1901)Info
Culex albiventris (Edwards, 1922)Info
Culex annulioris (Theobald, 1901)Info
Culex antennatus (Becker, 1903)Info
Culex bitaeniorhynchus (Giles, 1901)Info
Culex calabarensis (Edwards, 1941)Info
Culex cinerellus (Edwards, 1922)Info
Culex cinereus (Theobald, 1901)Info
Culex decens (Theobald, 1901)Info
Culex duttoni (Theobald, 1901)Info
Culex guiarti (Blanchard, 1905)Info
Culex horridus (Edwards, 1922)Info
Culex inconspicuosus (Theobald, 1908)Info
Culex insignis (Carter, 1911)Info
Culex invidiosus (Theobald, 1901)Info
Culex moucheti (Evans, 1923)Info
Culex neavei (Theobald, 1906)Info
Culex nebulosus (Theobald, 1901)Info
Culex ornatothoracis (Theobald, 1909)Info
Culex perfidiosus (Edwards, 1914)Info
Culex perfuscus (Edwards, 1914)Info
Culex philipi (Edwards, 1929)Info
Culex poicilipes (Theobald, 1903)Info
Culex quasiguiarti (Theobald, 1910)Info
Culex rima (Theobald, 1901)Info
Culex schwetzi (Edwards, 1929)Info
Culex sunyaniensis (Edwards, 1941)Info
Culex thalassius (Theobald, 1903)Info
Culex trifoliatus (Edwards, 1914)Info
Culex univittatus (Theobald, 1901)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Eretmapodites chrysogaster (Graham, 1909)Info
Eretmapodites dracaenae (Edwards, 1916)Info
Eretmapodites gilletti (Van Someren, 1949)Info
Species with FBack  Next  Top
Ficalbia circumtestacea (Theobald, 1908)Info
Ficalbia malfeyti (Newstead, 1907)Info
Ficalbia nigra (Theobald, 1901)Info
Ficalbia uniformis (Theobald, 1904)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hodgesia cyptopous (Theobald, 1909)Info
Hodgesia cyptopus -> Hodgesia cyptopousInfo
Hodgesia nigeriae (Edwards, 1930)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lutzia tigripes (De Grandpre & De Charmoy, 1901)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Malaya farquharsoni (Edwards, 1922)Info
Mansonia africana (Bigot, 1887)Info
Mansonia uniformis (Theobald, 1901)Info
Megistocera filipes (Fabricius, 1805)Info
Megistocera filipes filipes (Fabricius, 1805)Info
Mimomyia hispida (Theobald, 1910)Info
Mimomyia lacustris (Edwards, 1935)Info
Mimomyia mediolineata (Theobald, 1904)Info
Mimomyia mimomyiaformis (Newstead, 1907)Info
Mimomyia plumosa (Theobald, 1901)Info
Mimomyia splendens (Theobald, 1903)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Neomelaniconion lineatopenne (Ludlow, 1905)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Sergentomyia africana (Newstead, 1912)Info
Sergentomyia ingrami (Newstead, 1914)Info
Sergentomyia schwetzi (Adler, Theodor & Parrot, 1929)Info
Sergentomyia simillima (Newstead, 1914)Info
Simulium damnosum (Theobald, 1903)Info
Stegomyia aegypti (Linnaeus, 1762)Yellow Fever MosquitoInfo
Styringomyia sapobana (Oosterbroek, 2009)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tipula dahomiensis (Alexander, 1920)Info
Toxorhina gilesi (Edwards, 1911)Info
Toxorhynchites brevipalpis (Theobald, 1901)Info
Trentepohlia brevisector (Alexander, 1923)Info
Species with UBack  Top
Uranotaenia alboabdominalis (Theobald, 1910)Info
Uranotaenia annulata (Theobald, 1901)Info
Uranotaenia apicotaeniata (Theobald, 1909)Info
Uranotaenia balfouri (Theobald, 1904)Info
Uranotaenia caliginosa (Philip, 1931)Info
Uranotaenia connali (Edwards, 1912)Info
Uranotaenia mashonaensis (Theobald, 1901)Info
Uranotaenia nigromaculata (Edwards, 1941)Info
Uranotaenia ornata (Theobald, 1909)Info
Uranotaenia pallidocephala (Theobald, 1908)Info
Uranotaenia philonuxia (Cole, 1919)Info
118 Species in Nematocera for Benin 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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