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Distribution path and Subregions of Caribbean (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - Caribbean
Subregions: Caribbean islands (Antigua and Barbuda, Antilles, Aruba, Bahamas, Barbados, Curaçao, Saint Barthélemy, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Trinidad and Tobago, Turks and Caicos Islands)
Taxonomy for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in Caribbean
Class
Caribbean
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 555 families, 7264 genera, 24205 species
Tree
Subclass
Caribbean
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 550 families, 7237 genera, 24124 species
Tree
Infraclass
Caribbean
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 535 families, 7156 genera, 23921 species
Tree
Superorder
Caribbean
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 331 families, 5576 genera, 19403 species
Tree
Order
Caribbean
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 85 families, 1088 genera, 4198 species
Tree
Suborder
Caribbean
Nematocera (Latreille, 1825) (Long-horned flies)
 19 families, 249 genera, 1283 species
Site
Tree
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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
Caribbean
    Bibionomorpha (Hennig, 1954) (Gnats)
     6 families, 94 genera, 288 species
Infraorder
Caribbean
    Blephariceromorpha (Rohdendorf, 1961)
     1 family, 1 genus, 3 species
Infraorder
Caribbean
    Culicomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (Mosquitoes and Midges)
     6 families, 81 genera, 554 species
Infraorder
Caribbean
    Psychodomorpha (Chevrolat, 1880)
     4 families, 33 genera, 100 species
Infraorder
Caribbean
    Tipulomorpha (Gistel, 1848) (Crane Flies)
     2 families, 40 genera, 338 species

Family overview for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in Caribbean
Anisopodidae (Knab, 1912) - 19 SpeciesWood Gnats
Bibionidae (Fleming, 1821) - 16 SpeciesMarch flies
Blephariceridae (Loew, 1861) - 3 SpeciesNet-winged midges
Cecidomyiidae (Newman, 1834) - 93 SpeciesGall gnats
Ceratopogonidae (Newman, 1834) - 196 SpeciesBiting midges
Chaoboridae (Newman, 1834) - 33 SpeciesPhantom midges
Chironomidae (Erichson, 1842) - 71 SpeciesMidges
Culicidae (Meigen, 1818) - 246 SpeciesMosquitoes
Dixidae (Schiner, 1868) - 4 SpeciesDixid Midges
Keroplatidae (Rondani, 1856) - 43 SpeciesPredatory Fungus Gnats
Limoniidae (Speiser, 1909) - 305 SpeciesLimoniid Crane Flies
Lygistorrhinidae (Hendel, 1936) - 1 Species
Mycetophilidae (Newman, 1834) - 126 SpeciesFungus gnats
Psychodidae (Newman, 1834) - 75 SpeciesOwl Midges
Scatopsidae (Newman, 1834) - 5 SpeciesMinute black scavenger flies
Sciaridae (Billberg, 1820) - 9 SpeciesDark winged fungus gnats
Simuliidae (Newman, 1834) - 7 SpeciesTurkey gnat
Tipulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 33 SpeciesCrane Flies
Valeseguyidae (Amorim & Grimaldi, 2006) - 1 Species
19 Families with 1286 Species in Caribbean



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)

Keywords
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