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Distribution path and Subregions of Comoros (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - East Africa - Indian Ocean islands - Comoro Islands - Comoros
Subregions: Mohéli
Taxonomy for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in Comoros
Class
Comoros
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 113 families, 723 genera, 1354 species
Tree
Subclass
Comoros
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 112 families, 721 genera, 1351 species
Tree
Infraclass
Comoros
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 107 families, 709 genera, 1337 species
Tree
Superorder
Comoros
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 76 families, 617 genera, 1223 species
Tree
Order
Comoros
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 11 families, 44 genera, 97 species
Tree
Suborder
Comoros
Nematocera (Latreille, 1825) (Long-horned flies)
 6 families, 35 genera, 83 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
Comoros
    Bibionomorpha (Hennig, 1954) (Gnats)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species
Infraorder
Comoros
    Culicomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (Mosquitoes and Midges)
     2 families, 10 genera, 41 species
Infraorder
Comoros
    Psychodomorpha (Chevrolat, 1880)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species
Infraorder
Comoros
    Tipulomorpha (Gistel, 1848) (Crane Flies)
     2 families, 23 genera, 40 species

Family overview for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in Comoros
Culicidae (Meigen, 1818) - 40 SpeciesMosquitoes
Limoniidae (Speiser, 1909) - 36 SpeciesLimoniid Crane Flies
Mycetophilidae (Newman, 1834) - 1 SpeciesFungus gnats
Psychodidae (Newman, 1834) - 1 SpeciesOwl Midges
Simuliidae (Newman, 1834) - 1 SpeciesTurkey gnat
Tipulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 4 SpeciesCrane Flies
6 Families with 83 Species in Comoros


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Species overview - Checklist for Nematocera in Comoros
Species with ANext  
Achyrolimonia millotiana (Alexander, 1959)Info
Aedes aegypti -> Stegomyia aegyptiYellow fever mosquitoInfo
Aedes brunhesi (Reinert, 1999)Info
Aedes cartroni (Ventrillon, 1906)Info
Aedes circumluteolus (Theobald, 1908)Info
Aedes fowleri (Charmoy, 1908)Info
Aedes monetus (Edwards, 1935)Info
Aedes pembaensis (Theobald, 1901)Skusea pembaensisInfo
Aedes simpsoni (Theobald, 1905)Info
Aedes vittatus (Bigot, 1861)Info
Amphineurus pita (Theischinger, 1994)Info
Anopheles comorensis (Brunhes, Le Goff & Geoffroy, 1997)Info
Anopheles gambiae (Giles, 1902)Info
Anopheles mascarensis (De Meillon, 1947)Info
Atypophthalmus bilobatus (Alexander, 1955)Info
Atypophthalmus comoricola (Alexander, 1979)Info
Atypophthalmus prodigiosus (Alexander, 1979)Info
Austrolimnophila acanthophallus (Alexander, 1955)Info
Austrolimnophila anjouanensis (Alexander, 1979)Info
Austrolimnophila megapophysis (Alexander, 1979)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Clastobasis brunhesi (Matile, 1979)Info
Conosia angustissima (Alexander, 1927)Info
Culex andersoni (Edwards, 1914)Info
Culex carleti (Brunhes & Ravaonjanahary, 1971)Info
Culex chauveti (Brunhes & Rambelo, 1968)Info
Culex cinerellus (Edwards, 1922)Info
Culex comorensis (Brunhes, 1977)Info
Culex decens (Theobald, 1901)Info
Culex horridus (Edwards, 1922)Info
Culex ingrami (Edwards, 1916)Info
Culex moucheti (Evans, 1923)Info
Culex nebulosus (Theobald, 1901)Info
Culex pipiens (Linnaeus, 1758)House mosquitoSite
Culex quinquefasciatus (Say, 1823)House MosquitoInfo
Culex simpsoni (Theobald, 1905)Info
Culex sitiens (Wiedemann, 1828)Saltmarsh culexInfo
Culex thalassius (Theobald, 1903)Info
Culex wigglesworthi (Edwards, 1941)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dicranomyia comoroensis (Alexander, 1959)Info
Dicranomyia corallicola mayotteana (Alexander, 1959)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Elephantomyia pauliani (Alexander, 1959)Info
Eretmapodites quinquevittatus (Theobald, 1901)Info
Eretmapodites subsimplicipes (Edwards, 1914)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Gonomyia matileana (Alexander, 1979)Info
Gonomyia moheliana (Oosterbroek, 2009)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Helius comoreanus (Alexander, 1959)Info
Holorusia albovittata (Macquart, 1838)Info
Hovamyia armillata (Enderlein, 1912)Info
Hovamyia subarmillata (Alexander, 1979)Info
Hoverioptera ambricola (Alexander, 1951)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Libnotes comoreana (Alexander, 1959)Info
Libnotes discobolina comorica (Alexander, 1965)Info
Limonia perdistincta (Alexander, 1979)Info
Limonia thaleitrichia (Alexander, 1979)Info
Lutzia tigripes (De Grandpre & De Charmoy, 1901)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Mimomyia grjebinei (Brunhes, 1977)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nephrotoma comoroensis (Alexander, 1959)Info
Nephrotoma milloti (Alexander, 1959)Info
Nephrotoma sakalava (Alexander, 1960)Info
Newsteadia multispina (Miller & Kozár, 2002)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Orimarga sarophorodes (Alexander, 1979)Info
Orthopodomyia comorensis (Brunhes, 1977)Info
Orthopodomyia joyoni (Brunhes, 1977)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Pseudolimnophila octoseriata (Alexander, 1951)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rhipidia aoneurodes (Alexander, 1979)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Simulium adersi (Pomeroy, 1922)Info
Stegomyia aegypti (Linnaeus, 1762)Yellow Fever MosquitoInfo
Styringomyia annulipes (Enderlein, 1912)Info
Styringomyia bourbonensis (Alexander, 1953)Info
Styringomyia matileana (Alexander, 1979)Info
Styringomyia moheliana (Alexander, 1959)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tasiocera basispinosa (Alexander, 1979)Info
Thrypticomyia seychellensis (Edwards, 1912)Info
Toxorhina danieleae (Alexander, 1979)Info
Toxorhina drysdalei (Alexander, 1937)Info
Trentepohlia africana (Alexander, 1930)Info
Trentepohlia atrobasalis (Alexander, 1959)Info
Trentepohlia aurantia (Alexander, 1920)Info
Species with UBack  Top
Uranotaenia andavakae (Doucet, 1950)Info
Uranotaenia comorensis (Da Cunha Ramos & Brunhes, 2004)Info
Uranotaenia douceti (Grjebine, 1953)Info
Uranotaenia mayottensis (Brunhes, 1977)Info
Uranotaenia pandani (Theobald, 1912)Info
83 Species in Nematocera for Comoros listed
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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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