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Distribution path and Subregions of Botswana (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - Southern Africa - Botswana
Taxonomy for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in Botswana
Class
Botswana
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 212 families, 1379 genera, 3005 species
Tree
Subclass
Botswana
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 211 families, 1378 genera, 3001 species
Tree
Infraclass
Botswana
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 198 families, 1324 genera, 2859 species
Tree
Superorder
Botswana
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 147 families, 1115 genera, 2465 species
Tree
Order
Botswana
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 36 families, 197 genera, 401 species
Tree
Suborder
Botswana
Nematocera (Latreille, 1825) (Long-horned flies)
 4 families, 14 genera, 22 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
Botswana
    Culicomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (Mosquitoes and Midges)
     3 families, 9 genera, 17 species
Infraorder
Botswana
    Tipulomorpha (Gistel, 1848) (Crane Flies)
     1 family, 5 genera, 5 species

Family overview for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in Botswana
Chironomidae (Erichson, 1842) - 4 SpeciesMidges
Culicidae (Meigen, 1818) - 6 SpeciesMosquitoes
Limoniidae (Speiser, 1909) - 5 SpeciesLimoniid Crane Flies
Simuliidae (Newman, 1834) - 7 SpeciesTurkey gnat
4 Families with 22 Species in Botswana


Species overview - Checklist for Nematocera in Botswana
Aedes pseudonigeria (Theobald, 1910)Info
Aedes saimedres (Huang, 1988)Info
Anopheles arabiensis (Patton, 1905)Info
Anopheles seretsei (Abdulla-chan, Coetzee & Hunt, 1998)Info
Conosia angustissima (Alexander, 1927)Info
Culex antennatus (Becker, 1903)Info
Culiseta longiareolata (Macquart, 1838)Info
Dicrotendipes peringueyanus (Kieffer, 1924)Info
Helius botswanensis (R. J. Rayner, 1990)Info
Paracladopelma rhodesianum ()Info
Paracladopelma rhoedesianum (Kieffer, 1923)Info
Procladius brevipetiolatus (Goetghebuer, 1935)Info
Prosimulium turneri (Gibbins, 1938)Info
Simulium adersi (Pomeroy, 1922)Info
Simulium alcocki (Pomeroy, 1922)Info
Simulium damnosum (Theobald, 1903)Info
Simulium gariepsense (Meillon, 1953)Info
Simulium griseicolle (Becker, 1903)Info
Simulium mcmahoni (Meillon, 1940)Info
Styringomyia edwardsiana (Alexander, 1930)Info
Trentepohlia exornata (Bergroth, 1888)Info
Trichoneura grandiglumis ()Info
22 Species in Nematocera for Botswana 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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