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Distribution path and Subregions of Mexico (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - North America - Mexico
Subregions: Central Mexico (North-Central Mexico, South-Central Mexico), East Mexico (Puebla, Veracruz), North Mexico (Northeast Mexico, Northwest Mexico), South Mexico (Southeast Mexico, Southwest Mexico), West Mexico (Colima, Jalisco, Michoacan, Nayarit)
Taxonomy for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in Mexico
Class
Mexico
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 604 families, 9331 genera, 41850 species
Tree
Subclass
Mexico
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 595 families, 9300 genera, 41802 species
Tree
Infraclass
Mexico
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 569 families, 9170 genera, 41302 species
Tree
Superorder
Mexico
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 353 families, 7401 genera, 35274 species
Tree
Order
Mexico
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 103 families, 1623 genera, 7196 species
Tree
Suborder
Mexico
Nematocera (Latreille, 1825) (Long-horned flies)
 21 families, 250 genera, 1290 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
Mexico
    Bibionomorpha (Hennig, 1954) (Gnats)
     6 families, 48 genera, 119 species
Infraorder
Mexico
    Blephariceromorpha (Rohdendorf, 1961)
     1 family, 2 genera, 2 species
Infraorder
Mexico
    Culicomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (Mosquitoes and Midges)
     6 families, 118 genera, 680 species
Infraorder
Mexico
    Psychodomorpha (Chevrolat, 1880)
     3 families, 30 genera, 86 species
Infraorder
Mexico
    Ptychopteromorpha (Wood & Borkent, 1986)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species
Infraorder
Mexico
    Tipulomorpha (Gistel, 1848) (Crane Flies)
     4 families, 51 genera, 402 species

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Family overview for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in Mexico
Anisopodidae (Knab, 1912) - 3 SpeciesWood Gnats
Bibionidae (Fleming, 1821) - 36 SpeciesMarch flies
Blephariceridae (Loew, 1861) - 2 SpeciesNet-winged midges
Cecidomyiidae (Newman, 1834) - 24 SpeciesGall gnats
Ceratopogonidae (Newman, 1834) - 204 SpeciesBiting midges
Chaoboridae (Newman, 1834) - 10 SpeciesPhantom midges
Chironomidae (Erichson, 1842) - 137 SpeciesMidges
Culicidae (Meigen, 1818) - 239 SpeciesMosquitoes
Ditomyiidae (Keilin, 1919) - 4 Species
Dixidae (Schiner, 1868) - 1 SpeciesDixid Midges
Keroplatidae (Rondani, 1856) - 5 SpeciesPredatory Fungus Gnats
Limoniidae (Speiser, 1909) - 328 SpeciesLimoniid Crane Flies
Mycetophilidae (Newman, 1834) - 41 SpeciesFungus gnats
Pediciidae (Osten Sacken, 1860) - 1 SpeciesHairy-eyed craneflies
Psychodidae (Newman, 1834) - 53 SpeciesOwl Midges
Ptychopteridae (Osten Sacken, 1862) - 1 SpeciesPhantom crane flies
Scatopsidae (Newman, 1834) - 30 SpeciesMinute black scavenger flies
Sciaridae (Billberg, 1820) - 9 SpeciesDark winged fungus gnats
Simuliidae (Newman, 1834) - 89 SpeciesTurkey gnat
Tipulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 69 SpeciesCrane Flies
Trichoceridae (Rondani, 1841) - 4 SpeciesWinter Crane Flies
21 Families with 1290 Species in Mexico
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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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