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Distribution path and Subregions of Continents (More Checklists)
Path: Continents
Subregions: Africa (Central Africa, East Africa, North Africa, Southern Africa, West Africa), America (Caribbean, Central America, North America, South America), Antarctica (Antarctic Islands, Subantarctic Islands), Eurasia (Asia, Caucasus, Europe, North Eurasia, Russia), Oceania (Australasia, Melanesia, Micronesia, Polynesia)
Taxonomy for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in Continents
Class
Continents
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 2100 families, 95549 genera, 1034391 species
Tree
Subclass
Continents
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 2027 families, 94713 genera, 1032409 species
Tree
Infraclass
Continents
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 1750 families, 92746 genera, 1022055 species
Tree
Superorder
Continents
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 908 families, 69649 genera, 876226 species
Tree
Order
Continents
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 240 families, 12390 genera, 185300 species
Tree
Suborder
Continents
Nematocera (Latreille, 1825) (Long-horned flies)
 80 families, 3087 genera, 64373 species
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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
Continents
    Axymyiomorpha (Mcalpine, 1981)
     1 family, 8 genera, 16 species
Infraorder
Continents
    Bibionomorpha (Hennig, 1954) (Gnats)
     26 families, 1451 genera, 18217 species
Infraorder
Continents
    Blephariceromorpha (Rohdendorf, 1961)
     3 families, 40 genera, 381 species
Infraorder
Continents
    Culicomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (Mosquitoes and Midges)
     10 families, 911 genera, 22476 species
Infraorder
Continents
    Nymphomyiomorpha (Rohdendorf, 1964)
     1 family, 1 genus, 8 species
Infraorder
Continents
    Psychodomorpha (Chevrolat, 1880)
     11 families, 265 genera, 3880 species
Infraorder
Continents
    Ptychopteromorpha (Wood & Borkent, 1986)
     4 families, 39 genera, 246 species
Infraorder
Continents
    Tipulomorpha (Gistel, 1848) (Crane Flies)
     14 families, 347 genera, 19099 species

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Family overview for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in Continents
Anisopodidae (Knab, 1912) - 207 SpeciesWood Gnats
Ansorgiidae (Krzeminski & Lukaschevitch, 1993) - 1 Species
Archilimoniidae (Krzeminski & Krzeminska, 2003) - 2 Species
Archizelmiridae (Rohdendorf, 1962) - 5 Species
Asiochaoboridae (Hong & Wang, 1990) - 4 Species
Axymyiidae (Rohdendorf, 1946) - 16 SpeciesAxymyiidae flies
Bibionidae (Fleming, 1821) - 1203 SpeciesMarch flies
Blephariceridae (Loew, 1861) - 366 SpeciesNet-winged midges
Bolitophilidae (Malloch, 1917) - 1 Species
Canthyloscelidae (Enderlein, 1912) - 18 Species
Cascopleciidae (Poinar Jr., 2010) - 1 Species
Cecidomyiidae (Newman, 1834) - 7250 SpeciesGall gnats
Ceratopogonidae (Newman, 1834) - 6194 SpeciesBiting midges
Chaoboridae (Newman, 1834) - 229 SpeciesPhantom midges
Chironomidae (Erichson, 1842) - 9295 SpeciesMidges
Crosaphididae (Kovalev, 1983) - 2 Species
Culicidae (Meigen, 1818) - 4247 SpeciesMosquitoes
Cylindrotomidae (Mulsant, 1842) - 97 SpeciesLong-bodied craneflies
Deuterophlebiidae (Edwards, 1922) - 14 SpeciesMountain midges
Diadocidiidae (Winnertz, 1863) - 4 Species
Diplopolyneuridae (Rohdendorf, 1961) - 1 Species
Ditomyiidae (Keilin, 1919) - 80 Species
Dixidae (Schiner, 1868) - 249 SpeciesDixid Midges
Elliidae (Krzeminska, Blagoderov & Krzeminski, 1993) - 4 Species
Eopolyneuridae (Rohdendorf, 1962) - 2 Species
Eoptychopteridae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 4 Species
Fungivoridae (Speiser, 1909) - 3 Species
Fungivoritidae (Rohdendorf, 1957) - 2 Species
Gracilitipulidae (Hong & Wang, 1990) - 1 Species
Grauvogeliidae (Krzeminski, 1994) - 6 Species
Hesperinidae (Hendel, 1928) - 10 Species
Hongocaloneuridae (Hong, 2002) - 1 Species
Huaxiasciaritidae (Hong, 2002) - 28 Species
Hyperpolyneuridae (Rohdendorf, 1961) - 1 Species
Keroplatidae (Rondani, 1856) - 1158 SpeciesPredatory Fungus Gnats
Limnorhyphidae (Hong, 1983) -> Perissommatidae - 1 Species
Limoniidae (Speiser, 1909) - 13734 SpeciesLimoniid Crane Flies
Luanpingitidae (Zhang, 1986) - 1 Species
Lygistorrhinidae (Hendel, 1936) - 27 Species
Mesophantasmatidae (Rohdendorf, 1962) - 1 Species
Mesosciophilidae (Rohdendorf, 1946) - 32 Species
Musidoromimidae (Rohdendorf, 1962) - 1 Species
Mycetobiidae (Winnertz, 1863) - 1 Species
Mycetophilidae (Newman, 1834) - 8011 SpeciesFungus gnats
Nadipteridae (Lukashevich, 1995) - 4 Species
Nymphomyiidae (Tokunaga, 1932) - 8 SpeciesNymphomyiid flies
Pachyneuridae (Schiner, 1864) - 8 SpeciesPachyneurid gnats
Palaeophoridae (Rohdendorf, 1951) - 1 Species
Parapleciidae (Hong, 1983) -> Paraxymyiidae - 1 Species
Paraxymyiidae (Rohdendorf, 1946) - 16 SpeciesPaxylommatid wasps
Pediciidae (Osten Sacken, 1860) - 97 SpeciesHairy-eyed craneflies
Perissommatidae (Colless, 1962) - 12 Species
Pleciodictyidae (Rohdendorf, 1962) - 1 Species
Pleciofungivoridae (Rohdendorf, 1946) - 77 Species
Pleciomimidae (Rodendorf, 1949) - 23 Species
Protendipedidae (Rohdendorf, 1962) - 3 Species
Protoligoneuridae (Rohdendorf, 1962) - 6 Species
Protopleciidae (Rohdendorf, 1946) - 46 Species
Protorhyphidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 18 Species
Psychodidae (Newman, 1834) - 3118 SpeciesOwl Midges
Ptychopteridae (Osten Sacken, 1862) - 171 SpeciesPhantom crane flies
Rangomaramidae (Jaschhof & Didham, 2002) - 48 Species
Rhaetaniidae (Krzemiński & Krzemińska, 2002) -> Tillyardipteridae - 1 Species
Scatopsidae (Newman, 1834) - 500 SpeciesMinute black scavenger flies
Sciaridae (Billberg, 1820) - 202 SpeciesDark winged fungus gnats
Serendipidae (Evenhuis, 1994) - 3 Species
Simuliidae (Newman, 1834) - 2179 SpeciesTurkey gnat
Sinotendipedidae (Hong & Wang, 1990) -> Blephariceridae - 1 Species
Strashilidae (Rasnitsyn, 1992) - 3 Species
Tanyderidae (Alexander, 1919) - 72 SpeciesPrimitive crane flies
Tanyderophryneidae (Rohdendorf, 1962) - 1 Species
Tethepomyiidae (Grimaldi & Arillo, 2008) - 4 Species
Thaumaleidae (Bezzi, 1913) - 75 SpeciesSolitary midges
Tillyardipteridae (Lukashevich & Shcherbakov, 1999) - 2 Species
Tipulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 4879 SpeciesCrane Flies
Tipulodictyidae (Rohdendorf, 1962) - 1 Species
Tipulopleciidae (Rohdendorf, 1962) - 1 Species
Trichoceridae (Rondani, 1841) - 270 SpeciesWinter Crane Flies
Valeseguyidae (Amorim & Grimaldi, 2006) - 3 Species
Zhangobiidae (Evenhuis, 1994) - 2 Species
80 Families with 64372 Species in Continents
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Species overview - Checklist for Nematocera in Continents without family allocation
Afrotricha relicta (Edwards, 1925)Info
Freemanomyia elongatus (Freeman, 1951)Info
Sciaropota japonica (Chandler, 2002)Info
Starkomyia inexpecta (Jaschhof, 2004)Info
4 Species in Nematocera for Continents listed without family allocation
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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