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Distribution path and Subregions of Iraq (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - West Asia - Near East - Iraq
Taxonomy for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in Iraq
Class
Iraq
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 187 families, 879 genera, 1680 species
Tree
Subclass
Iraq
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 183 families, 874 genera, 1674 species
Tree
Infraclass
Iraq
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 178 families, 863 genera, 1661 species
Tree
Superorder
Iraq
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 125 families, 674 genera, 1371 species
Tree
Order
Iraq
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 33 families, 106 genera, 179 species
Tree
Suborder
Iraq
Nematocera (Latreille, 1825) (Long-horned flies)
 8 families, 18 genera, 59 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
Iraq
    Bibionomorpha (Hennig, 1954) (Gnats)
     2 families, 3 genera, 8 species
Infraorder
Iraq
    Culicomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (Mosquitoes and Midges)
     4 families, 12 genera, 41 species
Infraorder
Iraq
    Psychodomorpha (Chevrolat, 1880)
     1 family, 2 genera, 9 species
Infraorder
Iraq
    Tipulomorpha (Gistel, 1848) (Crane Flies)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species

Family overview for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in Iraq
Bibionidae (Fleming, 1821) - 1 SpeciesMarch flies
Cecidomyiidae (Newman, 1834) - 7 SpeciesGall gnats
Ceratopogonidae (Newman, 1834) - 20 SpeciesBiting midges
Chironomidae (Erichson, 1842) - 3 SpeciesMidges
Culicidae (Meigen, 1818) - 17 SpeciesMosquitoes
Limoniidae (Speiser, 1909) -> Tipulidae - 1 SpeciesLimoniid Crane Flies
Psychodidae (Newman, 1834) - 9 SpeciesOwl Midges
Simuliidae (Newman, 1834) - 1 SpeciesTurkey gnat
8 Families with 59 Species in Iraq


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Species overview - Checklist for Nematocera in Iraq
Species with ANext  
Anopheles apoci (Marsh, 1933)Info
Anopheles pulcherrimus (Theobald, 1902)Info
Anopheles sacharovi (Favre, 1903)Info
Anopheles stephensi (Liston, 1901)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Baldratia seidlitziae (Möhn, 1969)Info
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Cryptochironomus supplicans (Meigen, 1830)Info
Culex hortensis (Ficalbi, 1889)Info
Culex mimeticus (Noe, 1899)Info
Culex modestus (Ficalbi, 1890)Info
Culex pipiens (Linnaeus, 1758)House mosquitoSite
Culex pusillus (Macquart, 1850)Info
Culex quinquefasciatus (Say, 1823)House MosquitoInfo
Culex territans (Walker, 1856)Info
Culex theileri (Theobald, 1903)Info
Culex tritaeniorhynchus (Giles, 1901)Info
Culex vagans (Wiedemann, 1828)Info
Culicoides bulbostylus (Khalaf, 1961)Info
Culicoides cataneii (Clastrier, 1957)Info
Culicoides desertorum (Gutsevich, 1959)Info
Culicoides festivipennis (Kieffer, 1914)Info
Culicoides imicola (Kieffer, 1913)Info
Culicoides kasimi (Kasimi, 1961)Info
Culicoides kurensis (Dzhafarov, 1960)Info
Culicoides longipennis (Khalaf, 1957)Info
Culicoides newsteadi (Austen, 1921)Info
Culicoides nubeculosus (Meigen, 1830)Info
Culicoides odiatus (Austen, 1921)Info
Culicoides pallidus (Khalaf, 1957)Info
Culicoides pictipennis -> Culicoides festivipennisInfo
Culicoides pseudopallidus (Khalaf, 1961)Info
Culicoides puncticollis -> Culicoides nubeculosusInfo
Culicoides saevus (Kieffer, 1922)Info
Culicoides sahariensis (Kieffer, 1923)Info
Culicoides shaklawensis (Khalaf, 1957)Info
Culiseta longiareolata (Macquart, 1838)Info
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Dicrotendipes pallidicornis (Goetghebuer, 1934)Info
Dilophus tridentatus (Walker, 1848)Info
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Harnischia quadricincta (Goetghebuer, 1934)Info
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Leptoconops mesopotamiensis (Patton, 1920)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Ochlerotatus dorsalis (Meigen, 1830)Info
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Palpomyia schmidti (Goetghebuer, 1934)Info
Phlebotomus alexanderi (Sinton, 1928)Info
Phlebotomus alexandri (Sinton, 1928)Info
Phlebotomus kandelakii (Shurenkova, 1929)Info
Phlebotomus kandelakii (Shurenkova, 1929)Info
Phlebotomus sergenti (Parrot, 1917)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Sergentomyia baghdadis (Adler & Theodor, 1929)Info
Sergentomyia cypriotica (Adler, 1946)Info
Sergentomyia mervynae (Pringle, 1953)Info
Sergentomyia murgabiensis (Perfiliew, 1939)Info
Sergentomyia sumbarica (Perfiliew, 1933)Info
Simulium buxtoni (Austen, 1923)Info
Stefaniola adstricta (Möhn, 1971)Info
Stefaniola fistula (Möhn, 1971)Info
Stefaniola gloma (Mohn, 1971)Info
Stefaniola nodosa (Möhn, 1971)Info
Stefaniola ramosa (Möhn, 1971)Info
Stefaniola spinosa (Möhn, 1971)Info
Symplecta pilipes (Fabricius, 1787)Info
Species with UBack  Top
Uranotaenia unguiculata (Edwards, 1913)Info
59 Species in Nematocera for Iraq 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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