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Distribution path and Subregions of Namibia (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - Southern Africa - Namibia
Taxonomy for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in Namibia
Class
Namibia
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 349 families, 2937 genera, 7318 species
Tree
Subclass
Namibia
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 347 families, 2922 genera, 7274 species
Tree
Infraclass
Namibia
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 331 families, 2842 genera, 7093 species
Tree
Superorder
Namibia
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 214 families, 2279 genera, 6023 species
Tree
Order
Namibia
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 61 families, 450 genera, 1094 species
Tree
Suborder
Namibia
Nematocera (Latreille, 1825) (Long-horned flies)
 11 families, 67 genera, 144 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
Namibia
    Bibionomorpha (Hennig, 1954) (Gnats)
     4 families, 5 genera, 8 species
Infraorder
Namibia
    Culicomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (Mosquitoes and Midges)
     4 families, 51 genera, 111 species
Infraorder
Namibia
    Psychodomorpha (Chevrolat, 1880)
     1 family, 2 genera, 12 species
Infraorder
Namibia
    Tipulomorpha (Gistel, 1848) (Crane Flies)
     2 families, 9 genera, 13 species

Family overview for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in Namibia
Bibionidae (Fleming, 1821) - 2 SpeciesMarch flies
Cecidomyiidae (Newman, 1834) - 2 SpeciesGall gnats
Ceratopogonidae (Newman, 1834) - 5 SpeciesBiting midges
Chironomidae (Erichson, 1842) - 72 SpeciesMidges
Culicidae (Meigen, 1818) - 29 SpeciesMosquitoes
Keroplatidae (Rondani, 1856) - 3 SpeciesPredatory Fungus Gnats
Limoniidae (Speiser, 1909) - 12 SpeciesLimoniid Crane Flies
Psychodidae (Newman, 1834) - 12 SpeciesOwl Midges
Sciaridae (Billberg, 1820) - 1 SpeciesDark winged fungus gnats
Simuliidae (Newman, 1834) - 5 SpeciesTurkey gnat
Tipulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesCrane Flies
11 Families with 144 Species in Namibia


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Species overview - Checklist for Nematocera in Namibia
Species with ANext  
Ablabesmyia appendiculata (Kieffer, 1923)Info
Ablabesmyia freemani (Harrison, 1978)Info
Ablabesmyia rimae (Harrison, 1991)Info
Aedeomyia furfurea (Enderlein, 1923)Info
Aedes caballus (Theobald, 1912)Info
Aedes chelli (Edwards, 1915)Info
Aedes hirsutus (Theobald, 1901)Info
Aedes lineatopennis -> Neomelaniconion lineatopenneInfo
Aedes metallicus (Edwards, 1912)Info
Aedes ochraceus (Theobald, 1901)Info
Aedes pseudonigeria (Theobald, 1910)Info
Aedes saimedres (Huang, 1988)Info
Aedes sudanensis (Theobald, 1908)Info
Aedes vittatus (Bigot, 1861)Info
Anopheles arabiensis (Patton, 1905)Info
Anopheles coustani (Laveran, 1900)Info
Anopheles funestus (Giles, 1900)Info
Anopheles gambiae (Giles, 1902)Info
Anopheles namibiensis (Coetzee, 1984)Info
Anopheles ruarinus (Edwards, 1940)Info
Anopheles squamosus (Theobald, 1901)Info
Archaeochlus biko (Cranston, Edward & Colless, 1987)Info
Asphondylia salsolae -> Asphondylia salsolarumInfo
Asphondylia salsolarum (Kieffer, 1913)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Beckidia hirsti (Freeman, 1957)Info
Bibio brevicruris (Hardy, 1950)Info
Bibio longirostris (Rondani, 1863)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Chironomus caffrarius (Kieffer, 1914)Info
Chironomus calipterus (Kieffer, 1908)Info
Chironomus imicola (Kieffer, 1913)Info
Chironomus transvaalensis (Kieffer, 1923)Info
Cladotanytarsus lewisi (Freeman, 1950)Info
Cladotanytarsus pseudomancus (Goetghebuer, 1934)Info
Cladotanytarsus reductus (Freeman, 1954)Info
Clinotanypus claripennis (Kieffer, 1918)Info
Conchapelopia cygnus (Kieffer, 1914)Info
Conosia angustissima (Alexander, 1927)Info
Conosia irrorata (Wiedemann, 1828)Info
Coquillettidia metallica (Theobald, 1901)Info
Cricotopus albitibia (Walker, 1848)Info
Cricotopus obscurus (Freeman, 1953)Info
Cricotopus scottae (Freeman, 1956)Info
Cricotopus verbekei (Freeman, 1956)Info
Cryptochironomus lindneri (Freeman, 1954)Info
Cryptochironomus longicrus ()Info
Cryptochironomus neonilicola (Freeman, 1957)Info
Cryptochironomus niligenus (Kieffer, 1923)Info
Culex abyssinicus -> Culex ellinoraeInfo
Culex argenteopunctatus (Ventrillon, 1905)Info
Culex bitaeniorhynchus (Giles, 1901)Info
Culex ellinorae (Ovazza, Hamon & Neri, 1956)Info
Culex nebulosus (Theobald, 1901)Info
Culex nigrochaetae -> Culex nebulosusInfo
Culex trifoliatus (Edwards, 1914)Info
Culicoides herero (Enderlein, 1908)Info
Culicoides ravus (Meillon, 1936)Info
Culiseta longiareolata (Macquart, 1838)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dasyhelea divergens (Meillon, 1959)Info
Dicranomyia tipulipes (Karsch, 1886)Info
Dicrotendipes ealae (Freeman, 1957)Info
Dicrotendipes peringueyanus (Kieffer, 1924)Info
Dicrotendipes sudanicus (Freeman, 1957)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Endochironomus disparilis (Goetghebuer, 1936)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Gillotia trifida (Freeman, 1957)Info
Gonomyia fimbriata (Alexander, 1959)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Harnischia curtilamellata (Malloch, 1915)Info
Harnischia lacteiforceps (Kieffer, 1923)Info
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Idiocera tuckeri (Alexander, 1921)Info
Idiocera xenopyga (Alexander, 1964)Info
Species with KBack  Next  Top
Kiefferulus chloronotus (Kieffer, 1911)Info
Kiefferulus disparilis ()Info
Knepperia gracilis (Kieffer, 1908)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Leptoconops dixi (Meillon, 1936)Info
Leptoconops interruptus (Enderlein, 1908)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Microchironomus lendli (Kieffer, 1918)Info
Microtendipes umbrosus (Freeman, 1955)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nanocladius vitellinus (Kieffer, 1913)Info
Nemopalpus davidsoni (Stuckenberg, 1978)Info
Nemopalpus ledgeri (Stuckenberg, 1978)Info
Neomelaniconion lineatopenne (Ludlow, 1905)Info
Nephrotoma crocea (Loew, 1866)Info
Nilodorum brevipalpis ()Info
Nilodosis fusca (Kieffer, 1922)Info
Nilotanypus remotissimus ()Info
Nilothauma pictipenne (Kieffer, 1927)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Orthocladius bergensis (Freeman, 1953)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Parachironomus lewisi (Freeman, 1957)Info
Parachironomus sinuatus (Freeman, 1957)Info
Parachironomus unicalcar (Freeman, 1957)Info
Paracladopelma graminicolor (Kieffer, 1925)Info
Paralauterborniella nigrohalteralis (Malloch, 1915)Info
Paramerina vaillanti (Fittkau, 1962)Info
Paratendipes seydeli (Freeman, 1957)Info
Paratrichocladius pretorianus (Freeman, 1956)Info
Pentapedilum micra (Freeman, 1958)Info
Polypedilum abyssiniae (Kieffer, 1918)Info
Polypedilum albosignatum (Kieffer, 1925)Info
Polypedilum anale ()Info
Polypedilum bipustulatum (Freeman, 1958)Info
Polypedilum dewulfi (Goetghebuer, 1936)Info
Polypedilum griseoguttatum (Kieffer, 1921)Info
Polypedilum longicrus (Kieffer, 1921)Info
Polypedilum micra -> Pentapedilum micraInfo
Proceroplatus paucimaculatus (Matile, 1998)Info
Procladius brevipetiolatus (Goetghebuer, 1935)Info
Prosimulium damarense (Meillon & Hardy, 1951)Info
Prosimulium herero (Enderlein, 1935)Info
Pseudolimnophila frugi (Bergroth, 1888)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rheotanytarsus abonae (Kyerematen & Saether, 2000)Info
Rheotanytarsus fuscus (Freeman, 1954)Info
Rheotanytarsus guineensis (Kieffer, 1918)Info
Rhipidia atomaria (Loew, 1866)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Sciarotricha biloba (Hippa & Vilkamaa, 2005)Info
Sergentomyia arida (Davidson, 1982)Info
Sergentomyia cunicula (Davidson, 1979)Info
Sergentomyia formica (Davidson, 1987)Info
Sergentomyia nama (Davidson, 1983)Info
Sergentomyia namibensis (Meillon & Hardy, 1953)Info
Sergentomyia rima (Davidson, 1987)Info
Sergentomyia salisburigensis (Abonnenc, 1967)Info
Sergentomyia vulpes (Davidson, 1979)Info
Sergentomyia welwitschii (Davidson, 1979)Info
Sergentomyia xera (Davidson, 1979)Info
Simulium bovis (Meillon, 1930)Info
Simulium chutteri (Lewis, 1965)Info
Simulium fragai (Abreu, 1960)Info
Stenochironomus spatuliger (Kieffer, 1922)Info
Stictochironomus caffrarius (Kieffer, 1921)Info
Stictochironomus fusiformis (Kieffer, 1921)Info
Stictochironomus puripennis (Kieffer, 1921)Info
Symplecta pilipes (Fabricius, 1787)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tanytarsus balateatus (Freeman, 1955)Info
Tanytarsus balteatus ()Info
Thienemanniella lineola (Freeman, 1953)Info
Thienemanniella safi (Lehmann, 1979)Info
Thienemanniella trivittata (Goetghebuer, 1935)Info
Trichoneura eleusinoides ()Info
Trichoneura grandiglumis ()Info
Trichoneura munroi (Alexander, 1920)Info
Species with UBack  Next  Top
Uranotaenia balfouri (Theobald, 1904)Info
Species with XBack  Top
Xenochironomus trisetosus (Kieffer, 1922)Info
Xenochironomus ugandae (Goetghebuer, 1936)Info
Xenoplatyura nicolae (Matile, 1998)Info
Xenoplatyura salebrosa (Matile, 1998)Info
144 Species in Nematocera for Namibia 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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