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Distribution path and Subregions of Brazil (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - South America - Brazil
Subregions: North Brazil (Amapa, Amazonas, Pará, Rondonia, Roraima, Tocantins), Northeast Brazil (Alagoas, Bahia, Ceará, Maranhão, Pernambuco, Sergipe), South Brazil (Parana, Rio Grande do Sul, Santa Catarina), Southeast Brazil (Espirito Santo, Minas Gerais, Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo), West Central Brazil (Goias, Mato Grosso)
Taxonomy for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in Brazil
Class
Brazil
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 644 families, 10928 genera, 55341 species
Tree
Subclass
Brazil
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 638 families, 10912 genera, 55316 species
Tree
Infraclass
Brazil
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 592 families, 10683 genera, 54570 species
Tree
Superorder
Brazil
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 362 families, 8644 genera, 47674 species
Tree
Order
Brazil
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 94 families, 1964 genera, 9873 species
Tree
Suborder
Brazil
Nematocera (Latreille, 1825) (Long-horned flies)
 22 families, 399 genera, 3066 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
Brazil
    Bibionomorpha (Hennig, 1954) (Gnats)
     9 families, 187 genera, 870 species
Infraorder
Brazil
    Blephariceromorpha (Rohdendorf, 1961)
     1 family, 1 genus, 32 species
Infraorder
Brazil
    Culicomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (Mosquitoes and Midges)
     6 families, 124 genera, 1274 species
Infraorder
Brazil
    Psychodomorpha (Chevrolat, 1880)
     3 families, 34 genera, 185 species
Infraorder
Brazil
    Ptychopteromorpha (Wood & Borkent, 1986)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species
Infraorder
Brazil
    Tipulomorpha (Gistel, 1848) (Crane Flies)
     2 families, 52 genera, 704 species

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Family overview for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in Brazil
Anisopodidae (Knab, 1912) - 21 SpeciesWood Gnats
Bibionidae (Fleming, 1821) - 49 SpeciesMarch flies
Blephariceridae (Loew, 1861) - 32 SpeciesNet-winged midges
Cecidomyiidae (Newman, 1834) - 205 SpeciesGall gnats
Ceratopogonidae (Newman, 1834) - 354 SpeciesBiting midges
Chaoboridae (Newman, 1834) - 35 SpeciesPhantom midges
Chironomidae (Erichson, 1842) - 289 SpeciesMidges
Culicidae (Meigen, 1818) - 496 SpeciesMosquitoes
Ditomyiidae (Keilin, 1919) - 13 Species
Dixidae (Schiner, 1868) - 6 SpeciesDixid Midges
Hesperinidae (Hendel, 1928) - 1 Species
Keroplatidae (Rondani, 1856) - 98 SpeciesPredatory Fungus Gnats
Limoniidae (Speiser, 1909) - 527 SpeciesLimoniid Crane Flies
Lygistorrhinidae (Hendel, 1936) - 1 Species
Mycetophilidae (Newman, 1834) - 467 SpeciesFungus gnats
Psychodidae (Newman, 1834) - 161 SpeciesOwl Midges
Ptychopteridae (Osten Sacken, 1862) - 1 SpeciesPhantom crane flies
Rangomaramidae (Jaschhof & Didham, 2002) - 2 Species
Scatopsidae (Newman, 1834) - 3 SpeciesMinute black scavenger flies
Sciaridae (Billberg, 1820) - 34 SpeciesDark winged fungus gnats
Simuliidae (Newman, 1834) - 94 SpeciesTurkey gnat
Tipulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 177 SpeciesCrane Flies
22 Families with 3066 Species in Brazil
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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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