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Distribution path and Subregions of Malawi (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - East Africa - Malawi
Taxonomy for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in Malawi
Class
Malawi
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 271 families, 2614 genera, 6816 species
Tree
Subclass
Malawi
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 270 families, 2612 genera, 6814 species
Tree
Infraclass
Malawi
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 256 families, 2537 genera, 6621 species
Tree
Superorder
Malawi
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 201 families, 2251 genera, 6045 species
Tree
Order
Malawi
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 55 families, 376 genera, 910 species
Tree
Suborder
Malawi
Nematocera (Latreille, 1825) (Long-horned flies)
 13 families, 51 genera, 97 species
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Tree
Show Info
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
Malawi
    Bibionomorpha (Hennig, 1954) (Gnats)
     5 families, 7 genera, 8 species
Infraorder
Malawi
    Culicomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (Mosquitoes and Midges)
     5 families, 22 genera, 49 species
Infraorder
Malawi
    Psychodomorpha (Chevrolat, 1880)
     1 family, 5 genera, 6 species
Infraorder
Malawi
    Tipulomorpha (Gistel, 1848) (Crane Flies)
     2 families, 17 genera, 34 species

Family overview for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in Malawi
Bibionidae (Fleming, 1821) - 3 SpeciesMarch flies
Ceratopogonidae (Newman, 1834) - 6 SpeciesBiting midges
Chaoboridae (Newman, 1834) - 2 SpeciesPhantom midges
Chironomidae (Erichson, 1842) - 12 SpeciesMidges
Culicidae (Meigen, 1818) - 25 SpeciesMosquitoes
Keroplatidae (Rondani, 1856) - 1 SpeciesPredatory Fungus Gnats
Limoniidae (Speiser, 1909) - 19 SpeciesLimoniid Crane Flies
Mycetophilidae (Newman, 1834) - 2 SpeciesFungus gnats
Psychodidae (Newman, 1834) - 6 SpeciesOwl Midges
Rangomaramidae (Jaschhof & Didham, 2002) - 1 Species
Sciaridae (Billberg, 1820) - 1 SpeciesDark winged fungus gnats
Simuliidae (Newman, 1834) - 4 SpeciesTurkey gnat
Tipulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 15 SpeciesCrane Flies
13 Families with 97 Species in Malawi


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Species overview - Checklist for Nematocera in Malawi
Species with ANext  
Aedes sudanensis (Theobald, 1908)Info
Afrolimnophila unijuga (Alexander, 1920)Info
Anopheles coustani (Laveran, 1900)Info
Anopheles funestus (Giles, 1900)Info
Anopheles maculipalpis (Giles, 1902)Info
Anopheles marshallii (Theobald, 1903)Info
Anopheles rhodesiensis (Theobald, 1901)Info
Apelmocreagris stigmatopleura ()Info
Atrichopogon stannusi (Ingram & Macfie, 1924)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Baeoura nigrolatera (Alexander, 1920)Info
Bezzia nyasae (Macfie, 1932)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Chaoborus edulis (Edwards, 1930)Info
Chaoborus fryeri (Verbeke, 1958)Info
Chironomus leucochlorus (Kieffer, 1923)Info
Chironomus peringueyi (Kieffer, 1923)Info
Chironomus tetraleucus (Kieffer, 1914)Info
Clytocerus excelsior (Duckhouse, 1987)Info
Conosia irrorata irrorata (Wiedemann, 1828)Info
Coquillettidia metallica (Theobald, 1901)Info
Culex andersoni (Edwards, 1914)Info
Culex duttoni (Theobald, 1901)Info
Culex insignis (Carter, 1911)Info
Culex nebulosus (Theobald, 1901)Info
Culex nigrochaetae -> Culex nebulosusInfo
Culex perfuscus (Edwards, 1914)Info
Culex quinquefasciatus (Say, 1823)House MosquitoInfo
Culex simpsoni (Theobald, 1905)Info
Culex toroensis (Edwards & Gibbins, 1939)Info
Culex trifilatus (Edwards, 1914)Info
Culex univittatus (Theobald, 1901)Info
Culex zombaensis (Theobald, 1901)Info
Culicoides lamborni (Ingram & Macfie, 1925)Info
Culicoides miombo (Meiswinkel, 1991)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dasyhelea nyasae (Ingram & Macfie, 1925)Info
Dasyhelea picata (Macfie, 1932)Info
Dicranomyia pamela (Alexander, 1960)Info
Dicranoptycha confluens (Alexander, 1923)Info
Dicrotendipes collarti (Goetghebuer, 1936)Info
Dilophus obsoleta (Hardy, 1951)Info
Dilophus obsoletus (Hardy, 1951)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Elephantomyia neavei (Alexander, 1920)Info
Elsahowia zombae (Duckhouse, 1987)Info
Endochironomus woodi (Freeman, 1957)Info
Eretmapodites chrysogaster (Graham, 1909)Info
Erioptera carissima (Alexander, 1920)Info
Eugnophomyia peramoena (Alexander, 1920)Info
Eugnophomyia perelegans (Alexander, 1920)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Gonomyia noctabunda (Alexander, 1920)Info
Gonomyia nyasae (Alexander, 1920)Info
Gonomyia sulphurelloides (Alexander, 1921)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hexatoma nyasicola (Alexander, 1920)Info
Hexatoma pusilla (Alexander, 1920)Info
Hexatoma tumidiscapa (Alexander, 1920)Info
Species with KBack  Next  Top
Kenyatricha mulanje (Chandler, 2002)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Leptotarsus riedelianus (Alexander, 1920)Info
Libnotes nyasaensis (Alexander, 1920)Info
Limnophila difficilis (Alexander, 1920)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Mansonia africana (Bigot, 1887)Info
Mansonia uniformis (Theobald, 1901)Info
Megistocera filipes (Fabricius, 1805)Info
Megistocera filipes filipes (Fabricius, 1805)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nanocladius vitellinus (Kieffer, 1913)Info
Neomaruina stuckenbergi (Vaillant, 1963)Info
Neomaruina torosa (Duckhouse, 1985)Info
Nephrotoma ampla (Alexander, 1921)Info
Nephrotoma fumidapicalis (Alexander, 1921)Info
Nephrotoma livingstonei (Alexander, 1921)Info
Nephrotoma tigrinoides (Alexander, 1921)Info
Nephrotoma tincta (Walker, 1856)Info
Nephrotoma tricincta (Alexander, 1921)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Paratendipes striatus (Kieffer, 1925)Info
Plecia freemani (Hardy, 1952)Info
Polypedilum fuscipenne -> Polypedilum pedestreInfo
Polypedilum natalense (Kieffer, 1918)Info
Polypedilum pedestre (Meigen, 1830)Info
Pseudosmittia hirtella (Freeman, 1953)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Sciara stigmatopleura (Edwards, 1925)Info
Sciophila clava (Soli, 1997)Info
Sergentomyia thomsoni (Theodor, 1938)Info
Simulium nyasalandicum (Meillon, 1930)Info
Simulium thyolense (Vajime, Tambala, Kruger & Post, 2000)Info
Simulium woodi (Meillon, 1930)Info
Simulium zombaense (Freeman & Meillon, 1953)Info
Styringomyia leucopeza (Edwards, 1914)Info
Styringomyia vittata (Edwards, 1914)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tanypus fuscus (Freeman, 1955)Info
Telmatoscopus odontostylis (Duckhouse, 1987)Info
Tipula alphaspis (Speiser, 1909)Info
Tipula brachycera (Riedel, 1914)Info
Tipula milanjensis (Alexander, 1920)Info
Tipula milanjii (Alexander, 1920)Info
Tipula nyasae (Alexander, 1920)Info
Tipula schulteni (Theowald, 1983)Info
Toxorhynchites brevipalpis (Theobald, 1901)Info
Truplaya discalis (Matile, 1978)Info
Species with UBack  Top
Uranotaenia balfouri (Theobald, 1904)Info
Uranotaenia mashonaensis (Theobald, 1901)Info
97 Species in Nematocera for Malawi 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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