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Distribution path and Subregions of Eurasia (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia
Subregions: Asia (Central Asia, Far East, Maldives, North Asia, South Asia, West Asia, Westcentral Asia), Caucasus (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, North Caucasus, Transcaucasia), Europe (Alps, Central Europe, East Europe, Malta, North Europe, South Europe, Southeast Europe, Southwest Europe, West Europe), North Eurasia, Russia (European Russia, Siberia, Ural)
Taxonomy for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in Eurasia
Class
Eurasia
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 1781 families, 48838 genera, 448024 species
Tree
Subclass
Eurasia
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 1734 families, 48457 genera, 447124 species
Tree
Infraclass
Eurasia
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 1494 families, 47295 genera, 442696 species
Tree
Superorder
Eurasia
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 782 families, 34973 genera, 376826 species
Tree
Order
Eurasia
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 213 families, 6765 genera, 87576 species
Tree
Suborder
Eurasia
Nematocera (Latreille, 1825) (Long-horned flies)
 78 families, 2210 genera, 34563 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
Eurasia
    Axymyiomorpha (Mcalpine, 1981)
     1 family, 8 genera, 15 species
Infraorder
Eurasia
    Bibionomorpha (Hennig, 1954) (Gnats)
     25 families, 1049 genera, 10927 species
Infraorder
Eurasia
    Blephariceromorpha (Rohdendorf, 1961)
     3 families, 23 genera, 172 species
Infraorder
Eurasia
    Culicomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (Mosquitoes and Midges)
     10 families, 653 genera, 12175 species
Infraorder
Eurasia
    Nymphomyiomorpha (Rohdendorf, 1964)
     1 family, 1 genus, 6 species
Infraorder
Eurasia
    Psychodomorpha (Chevrolat, 1880)
     11 families, 187 genera, 2009 species
Infraorder
Eurasia
    Ptychopteromorpha (Wood & Borkent, 1986)
     4 families, 32 genera, 180 species
Infraorder
Eurasia
    Tipulomorpha (Gistel, 1848) (Crane Flies)
     14 families, 234 genera, 9032 species

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Family overview for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in Eurasia
Anisopodidae (Knab, 1912) - 97 SpeciesWood Gnats
Ansorgiidae (Krzeminski & Lukaschevitch, 1993) - 1 Species
Archilimoniidae (Krzeminski & Krzeminska, 2003) - 1 Species
Archizelmiridae (Rohdendorf, 1962) - 4 Species
Asiochaoboridae (Hong & Wang, 1990) - 4 Species
Axymyiidae (Rohdendorf, 1946) - 15 SpeciesAxymyiidae flies
Bibionidae (Fleming, 1821) - 715 SpeciesMarch flies
Blephariceridae (Loew, 1861) - 163 SpeciesNet-winged midges
Bolitophilidae (Malloch, 1917) - 1 Species
Canthyloscelidae (Enderlein, 1912) - 5 Species
Cecidomyiidae (Newman, 1834) - 4671 SpeciesGall gnats
Ceratopogonidae (Newman, 1834) - 2796 SpeciesBiting midges
Chaoboridae (Newman, 1834) - 84 SpeciesPhantom midges
Chironomidae (Erichson, 1842) - 6111 SpeciesMidges
Culicidae (Meigen, 1818) - 1912 SpeciesMosquitoes
Cylindrotomidae (Mulsant, 1842) - 72 SpeciesLong-bodied craneflies
Deuterophlebiidae (Edwards, 1922) - 8 SpeciesMountain midges
Diadocidiidae (Winnertz, 1863) - 2 Species
Diplopolyneuridae (Rohdendorf, 1961) - 1 Species
Ditomyiidae (Keilin, 1919) - 1 Species
Dixidae (Schiner, 1868) - 123 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) - 8 Species
Hongocaloneuridae (Hong, 2002) - 1 Species
Huaxiasciaritidae (Hong, 2002) - 28 Species
Hyperpolyneuridae (Rohdendorf, 1961) - 1 Species
Keroplatidae (Rondani, 1856) - 460 SpeciesPredatory Fungus Gnats
Limnorhyphidae (Hong, 1983) -> Perissommatidae - 1 Species
Limoniidae (Speiser, 1909) - 5979 SpeciesLimoniid Crane Flies
Luanpingitidae (Zhang, 1986) - 1 Species
Lygistorrhinidae (Hendel, 1936) - 22 Species
Mesophantasmatidae (Rohdendorf, 1962) - 1 Species
Mesosciophilidae (Rohdendorf, 1946) - 32 Species
Musidoromimidae (Rohdendorf, 1962) - 1 Species
Mycetobiidae (Winnertz, 1863) - 1 Species
Mycetophilidae (Newman, 1834) - 4741 SpeciesFungus gnats
Nadipteridae (Lukashevich, 1995) - 4 Species
Nymphomyiidae (Tokunaga, 1932) - 6 SpeciesNymphomyiid flies
Pachyneuridae (Schiner, 1864) - 7 SpeciesPachyneurid gnats
Palaeophoridae (Rohdendorf, 1951) - 1 Species
Parapleciidae (Hong, 1983) -> Paraxymyiidae - 1 Species
Paraxymyiidae (Rohdendorf, 1946) - 11 SpeciesPaxylommatid wasps
Pediciidae (Osten Sacken, 1860) - 79 SpeciesHairy-eyed craneflies
Perissommatidae (Colless, 1962) - 6 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) - 16 Species
Psychodidae (Newman, 1834) - 1665 SpeciesOwl Midges
Ptychopteridae (Osten Sacken, 1862) - 135 SpeciesPhantom crane flies
Rangomaramidae (Jaschhof & Didham, 2002) - 7 Species
Rhaetaniidae (Krzemiński & Krzemińska, 2002) -> Tillyardipteridae - 1 Species
Scatopsidae (Newman, 1834) - 215 SpeciesMinute black scavenger flies
Sciaridae (Billberg, 1820) - 88 SpeciesDark winged fungus gnats
Serendipidae (Evenhuis, 1994) - 3 Species
Simuliidae (Newman, 1834) - 1120 SpeciesTurkey gnat
Sinotendipedidae (Hong & Wang, 1990) -> Blephariceridae - 1 Species
Strashilidae (Rasnitsyn, 1992) - 3 Species
Tanyderidae (Alexander, 1919) - 42 SpeciesPrimitive crane flies
Tanyderophryneidae (Rohdendorf, 1962) - 1 Species
Tethepomyiidae (Grimaldi & Arillo, 2008) - 3 Species
Thaumaleidae (Bezzi, 1913) - 21 SpeciesSolitary midges
Tipulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2678 SpeciesCrane Flies
Tipulodictyidae (Rohdendorf, 1962) - 1 Species
Tipulopleciidae (Rohdendorf, 1962) - 1 Species
Trichoceridae (Rondani, 1841) - 203 SpeciesWinter Crane Flies
Valeseguyidae (Amorim & Grimaldi, 2006) - 1 Species
Zhangobiidae (Evenhuis, 1994) - 2 Species
77 Families with 34564 Species in Eurasia
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Species overview - Checklist for Nematocera in Eurasia without family allocation
Sciaropota japonica (Chandler, 2002)Info
1 Species in Nematocera for Eurasia 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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