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Distribution path and Subregions of Ethiopia (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - East Africa - Ethiopia
Taxonomy for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in Ethiopia
Class
Ethiopia
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 318 families, 3065 genera, 9192 species
Tree
Subclass
Ethiopia
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 316 families, 3062 genera, 9188 species
Tree
Infraclass
Ethiopia
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 302 families, 3009 genera, 9049 species
Tree
Superorder
Ethiopia
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 220 families, 2506 genera, 7568 species
Tree
Order
Ethiopia
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 59 families, 414 genera, 1016 species
Tree
Suborder
Ethiopia
Nematocera (Latreille, 1825) (Long-horned flies)
 12 families, 66 genera, 193 species
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Tree
Show Info
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
Ethiopia
    Bibionomorpha (Hennig, 1954) (Gnats)
     4 families, 6 genera, 8 species
Infraorder
Ethiopia
    Culicomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (Mosquitoes and Midges)
     5 families, 40 genera, 127 species
Infraorder
Ethiopia
    Psychodomorpha (Chevrolat, 1880)
     1 family, 2 genera, 23 species
Infraorder
Ethiopia
    Tipulomorpha (Gistel, 1848) (Crane Flies)
     2 families, 18 genera, 35 species

Family overview for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in Ethiopia
Bibionidae (Fleming, 1821) - 1 SpeciesMarch flies
Cecidomyiidae (Newman, 1834) - 3 SpeciesGall gnats
Ceratopogonidae (Newman, 1834) - 14 SpeciesBiting midges
Chironomidae (Erichson, 1842) - 34 SpeciesMidges
Culicidae (Meigen, 1818) - 70 SpeciesMosquitoes
Dixidae (Schiner, 1868) - 1 SpeciesDixid Midges
Keroplatidae (Rondani, 1856) - 1 SpeciesPredatory Fungus Gnats
Limoniidae (Speiser, 1909) - 23 SpeciesLimoniid Crane Flies
Mycetophilidae (Newman, 1834) - 3 SpeciesFungus gnats
Psychodidae (Newman, 1834) - 23 SpeciesOwl Midges
Simuliidae (Newman, 1834) - 8 SpeciesTurkey gnat
Tipulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 12 SpeciesCrane Flies
12 Families with 193 Species in Ethiopia


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Species overview - Checklist for Nematocera in Ethiopia
Species with ANext  
Ablabesmyia rimae (Harrison, 1991)Info
Aedes africanus (Theobald, 1901)Info
Aedes albothorax (Theobald, 1907)Info
Aedes circumluteolus (Theobald, 1908)Info
Aedes contiguus (Edwards, 1936)Info
Aedes dentatus (Theobald, 1904)Info
Aedes embuensis (Edwards, 1930)Info
Aedes ethiopiensis (Huang, 2004)Info
Aedes holocinctus (Edwards, 1941)Info
Aedes luteocephalus (Newstead, 1907)Info
Aedes natronius (Edwards, 1932)Info
Aedes quasiunivittatus (Theobald, 1901)Info
Aedes simpsoni (Theobald, 1905)Info
Afrolimnophila abyssinica (Alexander, 1920)Info
Anopheles arabiensis (Patton, 1905)Info
Anopheles christyi (Newstead & Carter, 1911)Info
Anopheles cinereus (Theobald, 1901)Info
Anopheles confusus (Evans & Leeson, 1935)Info
Anopheles culicifacies (Giles, 1901)Info
Anopheles demeilloni (Evans, 1933)Info
Anopheles ethiopicus (Gillies & Coetzee, 1987)Info
Anopheles funestus (Giles, 1900)Info
Anopheles gibbinsi (Evans, 1935)Info
Anopheles harperi (Evans, 1936)Info
Anopheles implexus (Theobald, 1903)Info
Anopheles kingi (Christophers, 1923)Info
Anopheles macmahoni (Evans, 1936)Info
Anopheles obscurus (Grünberg, 1905)Info
Anopheles quadriannulatus (Theobald, 1911)Info
Anopheles rhodesiensis (Theobald, 1901)Info
Anopheles rupicolus (Lewis, 1937)Info
Anopheles tenebrosus (Dönitz, 1902)Info
Anopheles wellcomei (Theobald, 1904)Info
Antocha griseipennis (Alexander, 1920)Info
Antocha tana (Alexander, 1972)Info
Atrichopogon abyssiniae (Kieffer, 1918)Info
Atrichopogon globosus (Kieffer, 1918)Info
Atrichopogon hirsutipennis (Ingram & Macfie, 1923)Info
Atrichopogon stannusi (Ingram & Macfie, 1924)Info
Atypophthalmus gurneyanus (Alexander, 1972)Info
Austrolimnophila tanana (Alexander, 1972)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Bryophaenocladius pallidus (Kieffer, 1918)Info
Bryophaenocladius productus (Freeman, 1953)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Cardiocladius oliffi (Freeman, 1956)Info
Chaetocladius awasae (Harrison, 1992)Info
Chironominae brevicornis (Zetterstedt, 1855)Info
Chironomini brevicornis (Kieffer, 1918)Info
Chironomus brevicornis -> Chironomini brevicornisInfo
Chironomus caffrarius (Kieffer, 1914)Info
Clydonodozus abyssinicus (Alexander, 1972)Info
Conchapelopia trifascia ()Info
Conosia irrorata (Wiedemann, 1828)Info
Conosia irrorata intermedia (Alexander, 1972)Info
Conosia irrorata irrorata (Wiedemann, 1828)Info
Coquillettidia fuscopennata (Theobald, 1903)Info
Coquillettidia microannulata (Theobald, 1911)Info
Coquillettidia versicolor (Edwards, 1913)Info
Cricotopus albitibia (Walker, 1848)Info
Cricotopus bergensis (Freeman, 1954)Info
Cricotopus bizonatus (Freeman, 1956)Info
Cricotopus flavozonatus (Freeman, 1953)Info
Cricotopus scottae (Freeman, 1956)Info
Cricotopus unizonatus (Harrison, 1992)Info
Culex andersoni (Edwards, 1914)Info
Culex annulioris (Theobald, 1901)Info
Culex antennatus (Becker, 1903)Info
Culex chorleyi (Edwards, 1941)Info
Culex duttoni (Theobald, 1901)Info
Culex elgonicus (Edwards, 1941)Info
Culex ellinorae (Ovazza, Hamon & Neri, 1956)Info
Culex laticinctus (Edwards, 1913)Info
Culex musarum (Edwards, 1932)Info
Culex neavei (Theobald, 1906)Info
Culex perfuscus (Edwards, 1914)Info
Culex pipiens (Linnaeus, 1758)House mosquitoSite
Culex quasiguiarti (Theobald, 1910)Info
Culex quinquefasciatus (Say, 1823)House MosquitoInfo
Culex rubinotus (Theobald, 1906)Info
Culex shoae (Hamon & Ovazza, 1954)Info
Culex simpsoni (Theobald, 1905)Info
Culex sitiens (Wiedemann, 1828)Saltmarsh culexInfo
Culex striatipes (Edwards, 1941)Info
Culex terzii (Edwards, 1941)Info
Culex theileri (Theobald, 1903)Info
Culex trifilatus (Edwards, 1914)Info
Culex trifoliatus (Edwards, 1914)Info
Culex tritaeniorhynchus (Giles, 1901)Info
Culex univittatus (Theobald, 1901)Info
Culex vansomereni (Edwards, 1926)Info
Culex zombaensis (Theobald, 1901)Info
Culicoides albosparsus (Kieffer, 1918)Info
Culiseta longiareolata (Macquart, 1838)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dasyhelea dehalperti (Macfie, 1937)Info
Dasyhelea flava (Carter, Ingram & Macfie, 1921)Info
Dasyhelea nigricans (Carter, Ingram & Macfie, 1921)Info
Dasyhelea waldiae (Macfie, 1937)Info
Dicranomyia tipulipes (Karsch, 1886)Info
Dicrotendipes pilosimanus -> Dicrotendipes septemmaculatusInfo
Dixa claripennis (Seguy, 1938)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Eretmapodites conchobius (Edwards, 1941)Info
Eretmapodites dracaenae (Edwards, 1916)Info
Eretmapodites intermedius (Edwards, 1936)Info
Eretmapodites silvestris (Ingram & De Meillon, 1927)Info
Eretmapodites tonsus (Edwards, 1941)Info
Erioptera subaurea (Bergroth, 1888)Info
Erioptera subirrorata (Alexander, 1920)Info
Species with FBack  Next  Top
Forcipomyia abyssiniae (Kieffer, 1918)Info
Forcipomyia alamatae (Macfie, 1937)Info
Forcipomyia biannulata (Ingram & Macfie, 1924)Info
Forcipomyia collinsi (Lane, 1977)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Helius bifurcus (Alexander, 1956)Info
Helius brevisector (Alexander, 1956)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Libnotes oligospilota (Alexander, 1937)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Macrocera lateralis (Freeman, 1970)Info
Mansonia uniformis (Theobald, 1901)Info
Metalimnobia sparsisetosa (Alexander, 1972)Info
Metriocnemus wittei (Freeman, 1955)Info
Mycetophila ruficollis (Meigen, 1818)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nanocladius saetheri (Harrison, 1994)Info
Nephrotoma crocea (Loew, 1866)Info
Nephrotoma scalarifer (Alexander, 1920)Info
Nephrotoma staryi (Oosterbroek, 1982)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Orseolia cynodontis -> Orseolia difficilisInfo
Orseolia difficilis (Gagne, 1973)Info
Orthocladius harrisoni (Freeman, 1961)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Paradelphomyia platymera (Alexander, 1972)Info
Paramerina ababae (Harrison, 1991)Info
Parametriocnemus scotti (Freeman, 1953)Info
Paratrichocladius pretorianus (Freeman, 1956)Info
Phlebotomus aculeatus (Lewis, Mcmillan & Ashford, 1974)Info
Phlebotomus aculeatus (Lewis, Mcmillan & Ashford, 1974)Info
Phlebotomus ashfordi (Gebre-michael & Lane, 1996)Info
Phlebotomus ashfordi (Gebre-michael & Lane, 1996)Info
Phlebotomus fantalensis (Lewis, Minter & Ashford, 1974)Info
Phlebotomus gemetchi (Gebre-michael & Balkew, 2003)Info
Phlebotomus gibiensis (Lewis, Minter & Ashford, 1974)Info
Phlebotomus gibiensis (Lewis, Minter & Ashford, 1974)Info
Phlebotomus langeroni (Nitzulescu, 1930)Info
Phlebotomus longipes (Parrot & Martin, 1939)Info
Phlebotomus longipes (Parrot & Martin, 1939)Info
Phlebotomus martini (Parrot, 1936)Info
Phlebotomus martini (Parrot, 1936)Info
Phlebotomus orientalis -> Phlebotomus langeroniOriental sandflyInfo
Phlebotomus pedifer (Lewis, Mutinga & Ashford, 1972)Info
Phlebotomus pedifer (Lewis, Mutinga & Ashford, 1972)Info
Pilaria chionopoda (Alexander, 1972)Info
Plecia bilobata (Hardy, 1948)Info
Polypedilum tana (Cranston & Judd, 1989)Info
Polypedilum tesfayi (Harrison, 1996)Info
Procladius shibrui (Harrison, 1991)Info
Pseudosmittia conigera (Freeman, 1954)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rabdophaga oleiperda (Guercio, 1918)Info
Rheotanytarsus fuscus (Freeman, 1954)Info
Rheotanytarsus montanus (Lehmann, 1979)Info
Rheotanytarsus shebelensis (Harrison, 2004)Info
Rhipidia miosema (Speiser, 1909)Info
Rhipidia seydeli (Alexander, 1956)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Sciara speculum (Bezzi, 1906)Info
Sciara trileucarthra (Bezzi, 1906)Info
Sergentomyia africana (Newstead, 1912)Info
Sergentomyia antennata (Newstead, 1912)Info
Sergentomyia ashfordi (Davidson, 1987)Info
Sergentomyia davidsoni (Seccombe, 1993)Info
Sergentomyia ghesquierei (Parrot, 1929)Info
Sergentomyia heischi (Kirk & Lewis, 1950)Info
Sergentomyia ingrami (Newstead, 1914)Info
Sergentomyia lesleyae (Lewis & Kirk, 1946)Info
Sergentomyia lewisi (Parrot, 1948)Info
Sergentomyia montana (Davidson, 1990)Info
Sergentomyia notata (Parrot, 1938)Info
Sergentomyia serrata (Parrot & Malbrant, 1945)Info
Sergentomyia wurtzi (Parrot, 1938)Info
Simulium awashense (Uemoto, Ogata & Mebrahtu, 1977)Info
Simulium dawaense (Uemoto, Ogata & Mebrahtu, 1977)Info
Simulium ethiopiense (Fain & Oomen, 1968)Info
Simulium gibense (Uemoto, Ogata & Mebrahtu, 1977)Info
Simulium jimmaense (Uemoto, Ogata & Mebrahtu, 1977)Info
Simulium kaffaense (Hadis, Wilson, Cobblah & Boakye, 2005)Info
Simulium sexiens (Meillon, 1944)Info
Simulium shoae (Grenier & Ovazza, 1956)Info
Smittia atra (Freeman, 1954)Info
Stictochironomus puripennis (Kieffer, 1921)Info
Stilobezzia lanceloti (Macfie, 1937)Info
Symplecta pilipes (Fabricius, 1787)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tanytarsus awashensis (Harrison, 2004)Info
Tipula aethiopica (Alexander, 1972)Info
Tipula bicolor (Loew, 1866)Info
Tipula brachycera (Riedel, 1914)Info
Tipula cimmeria (Speiser, 1909)Info
Tipula hardeana (Alexander, 1978)Info
Tipula hollanderi (Theowald, 1977)Info
Tipula loeffleri (Theowald, 1984)Info
Tipula rothschildi (Alexander, 1920)Info
Tipula strigata -> Tipula cimmeriaInfo
Toxorhynchites abyssinicus (Ribeiro, 1991)Info
Trentepohlia centrofuscoides (Alexander, 1972)Info
Trentepohlia richteri (Alexander, 1978)Info
Species with UBack  Next  Top
Uranotaenia balfouri (Theobald, 1904)Info
Species with VBack  Top
Virgatanytarsus aboensis (Harrison, 2004)Info
193 Species in Nematocera for Ethiopia 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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