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Distribution path and Subregions of Europe (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Europe
Subregions: Alps, Central Europe (Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Slovakia), East Europe (Belarus, Ukraine), Malta, North Europe (Baltic region, British Isles, Fennoscandia, Germany, Iceland, Scandinavia), South Europe (Iberian Peninsula, Italy), Southeast Europe (Albania, Balkan, Balkan Peninsula, Bulgaria, Greece, Moldova, Romania, Yugoslavia), Southwest Europe, West Europe (Austria, Benelux, Channel Islands, France, Liechtenstein, Pyrenees, Switzerland)
Taxonomy for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in Europe
Class
Europe
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 1254 families, 21801 genera, 167213 species
Tree
Subclass
Europe
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 1231 families, 21605 genera, 166677 species
Tree
Infraclass
Europe
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 1065 families, 21038 genera, 165212 species
Tree
Superorder
Europe
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 572 families, 16074 genera, 143873 species
Tree
Order
Europe
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 148 families, 3457 genera, 34647 species
Tree
Suborder
Europe
Nematocera (Latreille, 1825) (Long-horned flies)
 43 families, 1235 genera, 14699 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
Europe
    Axymyiomorpha (Mcalpine, 1981)
     1 family, 2 genera, 2 species
Infraorder
Europe
    Bibionomorpha (Hennig, 1954) (Gnats)
     13 families, 576 genera, 5943 species
Infraorder
Europe
    Blephariceromorpha (Rohdendorf, 1961)
     1 family, 7 genera, 45 species
Infraorder
Europe
    Culicomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (Mosquitoes and Midges)
     7 families, 376 genera, 5449 species
Infraorder
Europe
    Nymphomyiomorpha (Rohdendorf, 1964)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species
Infraorder
Europe
    Psychodomorpha (Chevrolat, 1880)
     6 families, 110 genera, 923 species
Infraorder
Europe
    Ptychopteromorpha (Wood & Borkent, 1986)
     2 families, 15 genera, 47 species
Infraorder
Europe
    Tipulomorpha (Gistel, 1848) (Crane Flies)
     8 families, 142 genera, 2283 species

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Family overview for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in Europe
Anisopodidae (Knab, 1912) - 28 SpeciesWood Gnats
Archilimoniidae (Krzeminski & Krzeminska, 2003) - 1 Species
Axymyiidae (Rohdendorf, 1946) - 2 SpeciesAxymyiidae flies
Bibionidae (Fleming, 1821) - 359 SpeciesMarch flies
Blephariceridae (Loew, 1861) - 45 SpeciesNet-winged midges
Bolitophilidae (Malloch, 1917) - 0 Species
Canthyloscelidae (Enderlein, 1912) - 4 Species
Cecidomyiidae (Newman, 1834) - 2517 SpeciesGall gnats
Ceratopogonidae (Newman, 1834) - 1056 SpeciesBiting midges
Chaoboridae (Newman, 1834) - 31 SpeciesPhantom midges
Chironomidae (Erichson, 1842) - 3566 SpeciesMidges
Culicidae (Meigen, 1818) - 364 SpeciesMosquitoes
Cylindrotomidae (Mulsant, 1842) - 16 SpeciesLong-bodied craneflies
Diadocidiidae (Winnertz, 1863) - 0 Species
Ditomyiidae (Keilin, 1919) - 0 Species
Dixidae (Schiner, 1868) - 61 SpeciesDixid Midges
Elliidae (Krzeminska, Blagoderov & Krzeminski, 1993) - 1 Species
Fungivoridae (Speiser, 1909) - 3 Species
Grauvogeliidae (Krzeminski, 1994) - 6 Species
Hesperinidae (Hendel, 1928) - 1 Species
Keroplatidae (Rondani, 1856) - 209 SpeciesPredatory Fungus Gnats
Limoniidae (Speiser, 1909) - 1338 SpeciesLimoniid Crane Flies
Lygistorrhinidae (Hendel, 1936) - 1 Species
Mesosciophilidae (Rohdendorf, 1946) - 2 Species
Mycetobiidae (Winnertz, 1863) - 1 Species
Mycetophilidae (Newman, 1834) - 2813 SpeciesFungus gnats
Nadipteridae (Lukashevich, 1995) - 1 Species
Nymphomyiidae (Tokunaga, 1932) - 1 SpeciesNymphomyiid flies
Pachyneuridae (Schiner, 1864) - 1 SpeciesPachyneurid gnats
Pediciidae (Osten Sacken, 1860) - 12 SpeciesHairy-eyed craneflies
Pleciofungivoridae (Rohdendorf, 1946) - 4 Species
Pleciomimidae (Rodendorf, 1949) - 2 Species
Protopleciidae (Rohdendorf, 1946) - 5 Species
Protorhyphidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 5 Species
Psychodidae (Newman, 1834) - 740 SpeciesOwl Midges
Ptychopteridae (Osten Sacken, 1862) - 39 SpeciesPhantom crane flies
Rangomaramidae (Jaschhof & Didham, 2002) - 1 Species
Rhaetaniidae (Krzemiński & Krzemińska, 2002) -> Tillyardipteridae - 1 Species
Scatopsidae (Newman, 1834) - 145 SpeciesMinute black scavenger flies
Sciaridae (Billberg, 1820) - 27 SpeciesDark winged fungus gnats
Simuliidae (Newman, 1834) - 356 SpeciesTurkey gnat
Tanyderidae (Alexander, 1919) - 8 SpeciesPrimitive crane flies
Tethepomyiidae (Grimaldi & Arillo, 2008) - 2 Species
Thaumaleidae (Bezzi, 1913) - 15 SpeciesSolitary midges
Tipulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 832 SpeciesCrane Flies
Trichoceridae (Rondani, 1841) - 77 SpeciesWinter Crane Flies
46 Families with 14699 Species in Europe
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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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