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Distribution path and Subregions of Canada (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - North America - Canada
Subregions: Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador (Labrador, Newfoundland), Northwest Territories, Nova Scotia, Nunavut, Ontario, Prince Edward Island, Quebec, Saskatchewan, Yukon
Taxonomy for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in Canada
Class
Canada
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 612 families, 7508 genera, 32771 species
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Subclass
Canada
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 606 families, 7487 genera, 32744 species
Tree
Infraclass
Canada
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 579 families, 7317 genera, 31955 species
Tree
Superorder
Canada
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 409 families, 6078 genera, 27742 species
Tree
Order
Canada
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 113 families, 1754 genera, 8938 species
Tree
Suborder
Canada
Nematocera (Latreille, 1825) (Long-horned flies)
 29 families, 488 genera, 2636 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
Canada
    Axymyiomorpha (Mcalpine, 1981)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species
Infraorder
Canada
    Bibionomorpha (Hennig, 1954) (Gnats)
     8 families, 180 genera, 757 species
Infraorder
Canada
    Blephariceromorpha (Rohdendorf, 1961)
     1 family, 4 genera, 10 species
Infraorder
Canada
    Culicomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (Mosquitoes and Midges)
     7 families, 191 genera, 998 species
Infraorder
Canada
    Nymphomyiomorpha (Rohdendorf, 1964)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species
Infraorder
Canada
    Psychodomorpha (Chevrolat, 1880)
     4 families, 20 genera, 49 species
Infraorder
Canada
    Ptychopteromorpha (Wood & Borkent, 1986)
     2 families, 5 genera, 8 species
Infraorder
Canada
    Tipulomorpha (Gistel, 1848) (Crane Flies)
     5 families, 86 genera, 812 species

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Family overview for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in Canada
Anisopodidae (Knab, 1912) - 7 SpeciesWood Gnats
Axymyiidae (Rohdendorf, 1946) - 1 SpeciesAxymyiidae flies
Bibionidae (Fleming, 1821) - 62 SpeciesMarch flies
Blephariceridae (Loew, 1861) - 10 SpeciesNet-winged midges
Canthyloscelidae (Enderlein, 1912) - 2 Species
Cecidomyiidae (Newman, 1834) - 206 SpeciesGall gnats
Ceratopogonidae (Newman, 1834) - 196 SpeciesBiting midges
Chaoboridae (Newman, 1834) - 6 SpeciesPhantom midges
Chironomidae (Erichson, 1842) - 549 SpeciesMidges
Culicidae (Meigen, 1818) - 112 SpeciesMosquitoes
Cylindrotomidae (Mulsant, 1842) - 8 SpeciesLong-bodied craneflies
Dixidae (Schiner, 1868) - 12 SpeciesDixid Midges
Hesperinidae (Hendel, 1928) - 1 Species
Keroplatidae (Rondani, 1856) - 23 SpeciesPredatory Fungus Gnats
Limoniidae (Speiser, 1909) - 543 SpeciesLimoniid Crane Flies
Lygistorrhinidae (Hendel, 1936) - 1 Species
Mycetophilidae (Newman, 1834) - 462 SpeciesFungus gnats
Nymphomyiidae (Tokunaga, 1932) - 1 SpeciesNymphomyiid flies
Pachyneuridae (Schiner, 1864) - 1 SpeciesPachyneurid gnats
Pediciidae (Osten Sacken, 1860) - 3 SpeciesHairy-eyed craneflies
Psychodidae (Newman, 1834) - 19 SpeciesOwl Midges
Ptychopteridae (Osten Sacken, 1862) - 7 SpeciesPhantom crane flies
Scatopsidae (Newman, 1834) - 21 SpeciesMinute black scavenger flies
Sciaridae (Billberg, 1820) - 1 SpeciesDark winged fungus gnats
Simuliidae (Newman, 1834) - 121 SpeciesTurkey gnat
Tanyderidae (Alexander, 1919) - 1 SpeciesPrimitive crane flies
Thaumaleidae (Bezzi, 1913) - 2 SpeciesSolitary midges
Tipulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 242 SpeciesCrane Flies
Trichoceridae (Rondani, 1841) - 16 SpeciesWinter Crane Flies
29 Families with 2636 Species in Canada
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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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