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Distribution path and Subregions of Italy (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Europe - South Europe - Italy
Subregions: Central Italy (Lazio, Marche), Italy Islands (Sardinia, Sicily), North Italy (Northeast Italy, Northwest Italy), South Italy (Abruzzo, Calabria)
Taxonomy for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in Italy
Class
Italy
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 610 families, 9896 genera, 52435 species
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Subclass
Italy
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 605 families, 9871 genera, 52347 species
Tree
Infraclass
Italy
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 582 families, 9798 genera, 52093 species
Tree
Superorder
Italy
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 400 families, 7990 genera, 45549 species
Tree
Order
Italy
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 104 families, 1650 genera, 7779 species
Tree
Suborder
Italy
Nematocera (Latreille, 1825) (Long-horned flies)
 24 families, 480 genera, 2285 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
Italy
    Bibionomorpha (Hennig, 1954) (Gnats)
     7 families, 190 genera, 691 species
Infraorder
Italy
    Blephariceromorpha (Rohdendorf, 1961)
     1 family, 5 genera, 18 species
Infraorder
Italy
    Culicomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (Mosquitoes and Midges)
     7 families, 169 genera, 762 species
Infraorder
Italy
    Psychodomorpha (Chevrolat, 1880)
     3 families, 43 genera, 190 species
Infraorder
Italy
    Ptychopteromorpha (Wood & Borkent, 1986)
     1 family, 2 genera, 4 species
Infraorder
Italy
    Tipulomorpha (Gistel, 1848) (Crane Flies)
     5 families, 71 genera, 620 species

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Family overview for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in Italy
Anisopodidae (Knab, 1912) - 6 SpeciesWood Gnats
Bibionidae (Fleming, 1821) - 24 SpeciesMarch flies
Blephariceridae (Loew, 1861) - 18 SpeciesNet-winged midges
Cecidomyiidae (Newman, 1834) - 368 SpeciesGall gnats
Ceratopogonidae (Newman, 1834) - 106 SpeciesBiting midges
Chaoboridae (Newman, 1834) - 6 SpeciesPhantom midges
Chironomidae (Erichson, 1842) - 461 SpeciesMidges
Culicidae (Meigen, 1818) - 78 SpeciesMosquitoes
Cylindrotomidae (Mulsant, 1842) - 5 SpeciesLong-bodied craneflies
Dixidae (Schiner, 1868) - 18 SpeciesDixid Midges
Hesperinidae (Hendel, 1928) - 1 Species
Keroplatidae (Rondani, 1856) - 31 SpeciesPredatory Fungus Gnats
Limoniidae (Speiser, 1909) - 362 SpeciesLimoniid Crane Flies
Mycetophilidae (Newman, 1834) - 261 SpeciesFungus gnats
Pachyneuridae (Schiner, 1864) - 1 SpeciesPachyneurid gnats
Pediciidae (Osten Sacken, 1860) - 2 SpeciesHairy-eyed craneflies
Psychodidae (Newman, 1834) - 167 SpeciesOwl Midges
Ptychopteridae (Osten Sacken, 1862) - 4 SpeciesPhantom crane flies
Scatopsidae (Newman, 1834) - 17 SpeciesMinute black scavenger flies
Sciaridae (Billberg, 1820) - 5 SpeciesDark winged fungus gnats
Simuliidae (Newman, 1834) - 90 SpeciesTurkey gnat
Thaumaleidae (Bezzi, 1913) - 3 SpeciesSolitary midges
Tipulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 237 SpeciesCrane Flies
Trichoceridae (Rondani, 1841) - 14 SpeciesWinter Crane Flies
24 Families with 2285 Species in Italy
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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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