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Distribution path and Subregions of Central America (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - Central America
Subregions: Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama (Nusagandi Reserve)
Taxonomy for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in Central America
Class
Central America
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 598 families, 10563 genera, 48869 species
Tree
Subclass
Central America
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 591 families, 10539 genera, 48833 species
Tree
Infraclass
Central America
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 566 families, 10392 genera, 48291 species
Tree
Superorder
Central America
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 351 families, 8254 genera, 41757 species
Tree
Order
Central America
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 91 families, 1379 genera, 6437 species
Tree
Suborder
Central America
Nematocera (Latreille, 1825) (Long-horned flies)
 18 families, 321 genera, 1938 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
Central America
    Bibionomorpha (Hennig, 1954) (Gnats)
     6 families, 115 genera, 401 species
Infraorder
Central America
    Blephariceromorpha (Rohdendorf, 1961)
     1 family, 1 genus, 5 species
Infraorder
Central America
    Culicomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (Mosquitoes and Midges)
     6 families, 112 genera, 898 species
Infraorder
Central America
    Psychodomorpha (Chevrolat, 1880)
     3 families, 42 genera, 188 species
Infraorder
Central America
    Tipulomorpha (Gistel, 1848) (Crane Flies)
     2 families, 51 genera, 446 species

Family overview for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in Central America
Anisopodidae (Knab, 1912) - 9 SpeciesWood Gnats
Bibionidae (Fleming, 1821) - 32 SpeciesMarch flies
Blephariceridae (Loew, 1861) - 5 SpeciesNet-winged midges
Cecidomyiidae (Newman, 1834) - 191 SpeciesGall gnats
Ceratopogonidae (Newman, 1834) - 309 SpeciesBiting midges
Chaoboridae (Newman, 1834) - 43 SpeciesPhantom midges
Chironomidae (Erichson, 1842) - 113 SpeciesMidges
Culicidae (Meigen, 1818) - 353 SpeciesMosquitoes
Dixidae (Schiner, 1868) - 17 SpeciesDixid Midges
Keroplatidae (Rondani, 1856) - 22 SpeciesPredatory Fungus Gnats
Limoniidae (Speiser, 1909) - 390 SpeciesLimoniid Crane Flies
Mycetophilidae (Newman, 1834) - 135 SpeciesFungus gnats
Psychodidae (Newman, 1834) - 160 SpeciesOwl Midges
Rangomaramidae (Jaschhof & Didham, 2002) - 3 Species
Scatopsidae (Newman, 1834) - 19 SpeciesMinute black scavenger flies
Sciaridae (Billberg, 1820) - 18 SpeciesDark winged fungus gnats
Simuliidae (Newman, 1834) - 63 SpeciesTurkey gnat
Tipulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 56 SpeciesCrane Flies
18 Families with 1938 Species in Central America



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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