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Distribution path and Subregions of Lebanon (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - West Asia - Near East - Lebanon
Taxonomy for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in Lebanon
Class
Lebanon
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 286 families, 1196 genera, 2302 species
Tree
Subclass
Lebanon
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 282 families, 1192 genera, 2297 species
Tree
Infraclass
Lebanon
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 278 families, 1186 genera, 2291 species
Tree
Superorder
Lebanon
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 189 families, 921 genera, 1869 species
Tree
Order
Lebanon
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 48 families, 212 genera, 357 species
Tree
Suborder
Lebanon
Nematocera (Latreille, 1825) (Long-horned flies)
 15 families, 113 genera, 217 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
Lebanon
    Bibionomorpha (Hennig, 1954) (Gnats)
     4 families, 7 genera, 7 species
Infraorder
Lebanon
    Blephariceromorpha (Rohdendorf, 1961)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species
Infraorder
Lebanon
    Culicomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (Mosquitoes and Midges)
     5 families, 67 genera, 133 species
Infraorder
Lebanon
    Psychodomorpha (Chevrolat, 1880)
     1 family, 16 genera, 25 species
Infraorder
Lebanon
    Ptychopteromorpha (Wood & Borkent, 1986)
     2 families, 2 genera, 3 species
Infraorder
Lebanon
    Tipulomorpha (Gistel, 1848) (Crane Flies)
     2 families, 20 genera, 48 species

Family overview for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in Lebanon
Archizelmiridae (Rohdendorf, 1962) - 1 Species
Bibionidae (Fleming, 1821) - 1 SpeciesMarch flies
Blephariceridae (Loew, 1861) - 1 SpeciesNet-winged midges
Cecidomyiidae (Newman, 1834) - 4 SpeciesGall gnats
Ceratopogonidae (Newman, 1834) - 35 SpeciesBiting midges
Chaoboridae (Newman, 1834) - 2 SpeciesPhantom midges
Chironomidae (Erichson, 1842) - 86 SpeciesMidges
Culicidae (Meigen, 1818) - 8 SpeciesMosquitoes
Limoniidae (Speiser, 1909) - 28 SpeciesLimoniid Crane Flies
Lygistorrhinidae (Hendel, 1936) - 1 Species
Psychodidae (Newman, 1834) - 25 SpeciesOwl Midges
Ptychopteridae (Osten Sacken, 1862) - 2 SpeciesPhantom crane flies
Simuliidae (Newman, 1834) - 2 SpeciesTurkey gnat
Tanyderidae (Alexander, 1919) - 1 SpeciesPrimitive crane flies
Tipulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 20 SpeciesCrane Flies
15 Families with 217 Species in Lebanon


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Species overview - Checklist for Nematocera in Lebanon
Species with ANext  
Ablabesmyia longistyla (Fittkau, 1962)Info
Aedes phoeniciae (Coluzzi & Sabatini, 1968)Info
Antocha libanotica (Lackschewitz, 1940)Info
Antocha phoenicia (Thomas & Dia, 1982)Info
Archiaustroconops annae (Choufani & Al., 2015)Info
Archiaustroconops bocaparvus (A. Borkent, 2000)Info
Archiaustroconops ceratoformis (R. Szadziewski, 1996)Info
Archiaustroconops cretaceous (R. Szadziewski, 1996)Info
Archiaustroconops dominiakae (Choufani & Al., 2015)Info
Archiaustroconops hammanensis (Choufani & Al., 2015)Info
Archiaustroconops hamus (A. Borkent, 2000)Info
Archiaustroconops krzeminskii (Choufani & Al., 2015)Info
Archiaustroconops szadziewskii (A. Borkent, 2000)Info
Archiculicoides acraorum (A. Borkent, 2000)Info
Archiculicoides punctus (Borkent, 2000)Info
Archiculicoides schleei (R. Szadziewski, 1996)Info
Archiculicoides succineus (Szadziewski, 1996)Info
Archiculicoides unus (A. Borkent, 2000)Info
Austroconops fossilis (R. Szadziewski, 1996)Info
Austroconops gladius (A. Borkent, 2000)Info
Austroconops gondwanicus (R. Szadziewski, 1996)Info
Austroconops megaspinus (A. Borkent, 2000)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Bazarella jungi (Wagner, 1984)Info
Blepharicera fasciata (Westwood, 1842)Info
Boreoheptagyia legeri (Goetghebuer, 1933)Info
Boreoheptagyia phoenicia (Moubayed, 1993)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Cardiocladius capucinus (Zetterstedt, 1850)Info
Chaetocladius melaleucus (Meigen, 1818)Info
Chironomus aprilinus (Meigen, 1818)Info
Chironomus bernensis (Kloetzli, 1973)Info
Chironomus nuditarsis (Keyl, 1961)Info
Cladotanytarsus atridorsum (Kieffer, 1924)Info
Cladotanytarsus vanderwulpi (Edwards, 1929)Info
Corethrella cretacea (R. Szadziewski, 1995)Info
Corynoneura celtica (Edwards, 1924)Info
Corynoneura lacustris (Edwards, 1924)Info
Cretadiamesa arieli (I. Veltz, 2007)Info
Cretaenne inexpectata (D. Azar, 2008)Info
Cretaenne kobeyssii (D. Azar, 2008)Info
Cretapelopia salomea (I. Veltz, 2007)Info
Cretapsychoda inexpectata (D. Azar, 1999)Info
Cricotopus guttatus (Hirvenoja, 1973)Info
Cricotopus levantinus (Moubayed & Hirvenoja, 1986)Info
Cricotopus similis (Goetghebuer, 1921)Info
Cryptochironomus rostratus (Kieffer, 1921)Info
Culex laticinctus (Edwards, 1913)Info
Culex mimeticus (Noe, 1899)Info
Culex perexiguus (Theobald, 1903)Info
Culex pipiens (Linnaeus, 1758)House mosquitoSite
Culex theileri (Theobald, 1903)Info
Culex tritaeniorhynchus (Giles, 1901)Info
Culiseta longiareolata (Macquart, 1838)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dasineura cedri (Coutin, 2000)Info
Diamesa kasymovi (Kownacki & Kownacka, 1973)Info
Diamesa modesta (Serra-tosio, 1968)Info
Dicranomyia melanantha (Savchenko, 1984)Info
Dicranomyia pallidinota (Starý, 2009)Info
Dicranophragma adjunctum (Walker, 1848)Info
Dicranoptycha fuscescens (Schummel, 1829)Info
Dicranota landrocki (Czizek, 1931)Info
Dicranota simulans (Lackschewitz, 1940)Info
Dilophus tridentatus (Walker, 1848)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Ellipteroides alboscutellatus (Von Roser, 1840)Info
Ellipteroides lateralis (Macquart, 1835)Info
Ellipteroides omissus (Lackschewitz, 1940)Info
Eophlebotomus gezei (D. Azar, 2003)Info
Eukiefferiella coerulescens (Kieffer, 1926)Info
Eukiefferiella fittkaui (Lehmann, 1972)Info
Eukiefferiella fuldensis (Lehmann, 1972)Info
Eukiefferiella ilkleyensis (Edwards, 1929)Info
Eukiefferiella lobifera (Goetghebuer, 1934)Info
Eukiefferiella pseudomontana (Goetghebuer, 1935)Info
Species with FBack  Next  Top
Fossileptoconops lebanicus (R. Szadziewski, 1996)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Gonomyia libanensis (Kania & Al., 2015)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Haematotanypus libanicus (D. Azar, 2008)Info
Harnischia fuscimana (Kieffer, 1921)Info
Heleniella ornaticollis (Edwards, 1929)Info
Helius ewa (W. Krzemiński, 2014)Info
Helius lebanensis (I. Kania, 2013)Info
Hydrobaenus dentistylus (Moubayed, 1985)Info
Hydrobaenus rufus (Kieffer, 1923)Info
Species with JBack  Next  Top
Janetiella oenephila (Haimhoffen, 1875)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lebania levantia (S. Podenas, 2001)Info
Lebania longaeva (S. Podenas, 2001)Info
Lebanoculicoides bloudani (Choufani & Al., 2015)Info
Lebanoculicoides daheri (Choufani & Al., 2015)Info
Lebanoculicoides mesozoicus (Szadziewski, 1996)Info
Lebanognoriste prima (V. A. Blagoderov, 2004)Info
Lebanorthocladius furcatus (I. Veltz, 2007)Info
Lebanotermes veltzae (M. S. Engel, 2011)Info
Leptoconops amplificatus (A. Borkent, 2001)Info
Leptoconops antiquus (A. Borkent, 2001)Info
Leptychoptera dimkina (E. D. Lukashevich, 2003)Info
Leptychoptera vovkina (E. D. Lukashevich, 2003)Info
Libanoborus lukashevichae (D. Azar, 2009)Info
Libanochlites neocomicus (L. Brundin, 1976)Info
Libanodiamesa deploegi (I. Veltz, 2007)Info
Libanopelopia cretacica (I. Veltz, 2007)Info
Libanophlebotomus lutfallahi (D. Azar, 1999)Info
Libanopsychoda abillamai (D. Azar, 1999)Info
Limnophyes gurgicola (Edwards, 1929)Info
Limonia nussbaumi (Stary & Freidberg, 2007)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Mesophlebotomites hennigi (D. Azar, 1999)Info
Metriocnemus albolineatus (Meigen, 1818)Info
Metriocnemus eurynotus (Holmgren, 1883)Info
Metriocnemus hirticollis -> Metriocnemus eurynotusInfo
Metriocnemus hygropetricus -> Metriocnemus eurynotusInfo
Microchironomus lendli (Kieffer, 1918)Info
Micropsectra atrofasciata (Kieffer, 1911)Info
Micropsectra notescens (Walker, 1856)Info
Minyohelea bacula (A. Borkent, 2000)Info
Minyohelea falcata (A. Borkent, 2000)Info
Minyohelea lebanica (R. Szadziewski, 1996)Info
Minyohelea minuta (R. Szadziewski, 1996)Info
Minyohelea schleei (R. Szadziewski, 1996)Info
Minyohelea wirthi (R. Szadziewski, 1996)Info
Molophilus insanus (Alexander, 1970)Info
Molophilus obscurus -> Molophilus insanusInfo
Molophilus propinquus propinquus (Egger, 1863)Info
Molophilus vafer (Lackschewitz, 1940)Info
Monohelea wirthi (Khalaf, 1969)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nannotanyderus ansorgei (W. Krzemiński, 2013)Info
Nephrotoma beckeri (Mannheims, 1951)Info
Nephrotoma cornicina cornicina (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Nephrotoma minuscula (Mannheims, 1951)Info
Nephrotoma scalaris parvinotata (Brunetti, 1918)Info
Nephrotoma scalaris scalaris (Meigen, 1818)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Odinadiplosis amygdali (Anagnostopoulos, 1929)Info
Orimarga virgo (Zetterstedt, 1851)Info
Ormosia filifera (Lackschewitz, 1940)Info
Orthocladius fuscimanus (Kieffer, 1908)Info
Orthocladius rubicundus (Meigen, 1818)Info
Orthocladius saxicola -> Orthocladius rubicundusInfo
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Paicheleria magnifica (D. Azar, 2010)Info
Paleopsychoda inexpectata (D. Azar, 2002)Info
Paleopsychoda jacquelinae (D. Azar, 1999)Info
Paleopsychoda solignaci (D. Azar, 1999)Info
Panimerus hermelinus (Vaillant & Moubayed, 1987)Info
Parachironomus parilis (Walker, 1856)Info
Paracladopelma camptolabis (Kieffer, 1913)Info
Paracricotopus niger (Kieffer, 1913)Info
Paralibanopsychoda agnieszkae (D. Azar, 2002)Info
Parasmittia micans (Kieffer, 1918)Info
Paratanytarsus bituberculatus (Edwards, 1929)Info
Paratendipes nudisquama (Edwards, 1929)Info
Pedicia occulta (Meigen, 1830)Info
Pericoma becharreense (Wagner, 1980)Info
Pericoma chlifasica (Vaillant & Moubayed, 1987)Info
Pericoma litanica (Vaillant & Moubayed, 1987)Info
Phlebotomites brevifilis (W. Hennig, 1972)Info
Phlebotomites longifilis (W. Hennig, 1972)Info
Phlebotomus kandelakii (Shurenkova, 1929)Info
Phlebotomus kandelakii (Shurenkova, 1929)Info
Phlebotomus saltiae (Leger, Haddad & Chaker, 1997)Info
Phlebotomus sergenti (Parrot, 1917)Info
Phlebotomus syriacus (Adler & Theodor, 1931)Info
Polypedilum anjarum (Moubayed, 1989)Info
Polypedilum longisetum (Moubayed, 1992)Info
Polypedilum pseudamoenum (Moubayed, 1992)Info
Polypedilum sidoniensis (Moubayed, 1989)Info
Polypedilum yammounei (Moubayed, 1992)Info
Prosimulium petrosum (Rubtsov, 1955)Info
Protoculicoides acraorum (Borkent, 2000)Info
Protoculicoides punctus (A. Borkent, 2000)Info
Protoculicoides succineus (R. Szadziewski, 1996)Info
Protoculicoides unus (Borkent, 2000)Info
Protopsychoda hammanaensis (D. Azar, 1999)Info
Protopsychoda nadiae (D. Azar, 1999)Info
Pseudodiamesa nivosa (Goetghebuer, 1928)Info
Pseudorthocladius curtistylus (Goetghebuer, 1921)Info
Pseudosmittia curticosta (Edwards, 1929)Info
Pseudosmittia danconai (Marcuzzi, 1947)Info
Pseudosmittia hamata -> Pseudosmittia danconaiInfo
Pseudosmittia trilobata (Edwards, 1929)Info
Psychoda lebanica (Vaillant & Moubayed, 1987)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rhabdomastix filata (Starý, 2004)Info
Rhadinolabis phoenicica (M. S. Engel, 2011)Info
Rheocricotopus atripes (Kieffer, 1913)Info
Rheocricotopus chalybeatus (Edwards, 1929)Info
Rheocricotopus fuscipes (Kieffer, 1909)Info
Rheotanytarsus curtistylus (Goetghebuer, 1921)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Simulium niha (Giuducelli & Dia, 1986)Info
Smittia contingens (Walker, 1856)Info
Smittia durandae (Moubayed, 1989)Info
Smittia foliacea (Kieffer, 1921)Info
Smittia leucopogon (Meigen, 1804)Info
Smittia pratorum (Goetghebuer, 1927)Info
Stefaniola libanensis (Möhn, 1971)Info
Stempellina subglabripennis (Brundin, 1947)Info
Stictochironomus maculipennis (Meigen, 1818)Info
Symplecta hybrida (Meigen, 1804)Info
Sympotthastia zavreli (Pagast, 1947)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Thienemannia gracei (Edwards, 1929)Info
Thienemannia libanica (Laville & Moubayed, 1985)Info
Thienemanniella acuticornis (Kieffer, 1912)Info
Tipula angela (Mannheims, 1963)Info
Tipula angelica (Theowald, 1957)Info
Tipula baltistanica (Alexander, 1936)Info
Tipula berytia (Mannheims, 1963)Info
Tipula cedrophila (Mannheims, 1963)Info
Tipula kybele (Mannheims, 1968)Info
Tipula lateralis -> Tipula vanewrightiSite
Tipula latifurca (Vermoolen, 1983)Info
Tipula libanica (Vermoolen, 1983)Info
Tipula orientalis (Lackschewitz, 1930)Info
Tipula peliostigma peliostigma (Schummel, 1833)Info
Tipula pseudopeliostigma (Mannheims, 1965)Info
Tipula relicta (Dia & Theowald, 1982)Info
Tipula rufina rufina (Meigen, 1818)Info
Tipula vanewrighti (Oosterbroek, 1986)Info
Tonnoiriella filistylis (Vaillant & Moubayed, 1987)Info
Tricyphona immaculata (Meigen, 1804)Info
Tvetenia bavarica (Goetghebuer, 1934)Info
Species with VBack  Next  Top
Virgatanytarsus hulensis (Kugler, 1973)Info
Species with WBack  Next  Top
Wadelius libanicus (I. Veltz, 2007)Info
Species with XBack  Next  Top
Xenopsychoda harbi (D. Azar, 2005)Info
Species with ZBack  Top
Zelmiarcha lebanensis (D. A. Grimaldi, 2003)Info
Ziadeus kamili (D. Azar, 2010)Info
217 Species in Nematocera for Lebanon 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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