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Distribution path and Subregions of Nearctic (More Checklists)
Path: Ecozones - Nearctic
Taxonomy for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in Nearctic
Class
Nearctic
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 708 families, 14439 genera, 107098 species
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Subclass
Nearctic
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 702 families, 14409 genera, 107043 species
Tree
Infraclass
Nearctic
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 676 families, 14213 genera, 105773 species
Tree
Superorder
Nearctic
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 446 families, 11402 genera, 87926 species
Tree
Order
Nearctic
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 118 families, 2534 genera, 22182 species
Tree
Suborder
Nearctic
Nematocera (Latreille, 1825) (Long-horned flies)
 29 families, 741 genera, 7257 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
Nearctic
    Axymyiomorpha (Mcalpine, 1981)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species
Infraorder
Nearctic
    Bibionomorpha (Hennig, 1954) (Gnats)
     7 families, 294 genera, 2343 species
Infraorder
Nearctic
    Blephariceromorpha (Rohdendorf, 1961)
     2 families, 6 genera, 33 species
Infraorder
Nearctic
    Culicomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (Mosquitoes and Midges)
     7 families, 283 genera, 2170 species
Infraorder
Nearctic
    Nymphomyiomorpha (Rohdendorf, 1964)
     1 family, 1 genus, 2 species
Infraorder
Nearctic
    Psychodomorpha (Chevrolat, 1880)
     4 families, 51 genera, 208 species
Infraorder
Nearctic
    Ptychopteromorpha (Wood & Borkent, 1986)
     2 families, 5 genera, 22 species
Infraorder
Nearctic
    Tipulomorpha (Gistel, 1848) (Crane Flies)
     5 families, 100 genera, 2478 species

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Family overview for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in Nearctic
Anisopodidae (Knab, 1912) - 10 SpeciesWood Gnats
Archilimoniidae (Krzeminski & Krzeminska, 2003) - 0 Species
Archizelmiridae (Rohdendorf, 1962) - 0 Species
Axymyiidae (Rohdendorf, 1946) - 1 SpeciesAxymyiidae flies
Bibionidae (Fleming, 1821) - 81 SpeciesMarch flies
Blephariceridae (Loew, 1861) - 27 SpeciesNet-winged midges
Canthyloscelidae (Enderlein, 1912) - 3 Species
Cecidomyiidae (Newman, 1834) - 1233 SpeciesGall gnats
Ceratopogonidae (Newman, 1834) - 597 SpeciesBiting midges
Chaoboridae (Newman, 1834) - 21 SpeciesPhantom midges
Chironomidae (Erichson, 1842) - 1141 SpeciesMidges
Crosaphididae (Kovalev, 1983) - 0 Species
Culicidae (Meigen, 1818) - 181 SpeciesMosquitoes
Cylindrotomidae (Mulsant, 1842) - 16 SpeciesLong-bodied craneflies
Deuterophlebiidae (Edwards, 1922) - 6 SpeciesMountain midges
Ditomyiidae (Keilin, 1919) - 0 Species
Dixidae (Schiner, 1868) - 45 SpeciesDixid Midges
Hesperinidae (Hendel, 1928) - 1 Species
Keroplatidae (Rondani, 1856) - 89 SpeciesPredatory Fungus Gnats
Limoniidae (Speiser, 1909) - 1636 SpeciesLimoniid Crane Flies
Lygistorrhinidae (Hendel, 1936) - 0 Species
Mycetophilidae (Newman, 1834) - 932 SpeciesFungus gnats
Nymphomyiidae (Tokunaga, 1932) - 2 SpeciesNymphomyiid flies
Pachyneuridae (Schiner, 1864) - 1 SpeciesPachyneurid gnats
Paraxymyiidae (Rohdendorf, 1946) - 0 SpeciesPaxylommatid wasps
Pediciidae (Osten Sacken, 1860) - 5 SpeciesHairy-eyed craneflies
Protorhyphidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 0 Species
Psychodidae (Newman, 1834) - 116 SpeciesOwl Midges
Ptychopteridae (Osten Sacken, 1862) - 18 SpeciesPhantom crane flies
Rangomaramidae (Jaschhof & Didham, 2002) - 0 Species
Scatopsidae (Newman, 1834) - 79 SpeciesMinute black scavenger flies
Sciaridae (Billberg, 1820) - 6 SpeciesDark winged fungus gnats
Simuliidae (Newman, 1834) - 181 SpeciesTurkey gnat
Tanyderidae (Alexander, 1919) - 4 SpeciesPrimitive crane flies
Tethepomyiidae (Grimaldi & Arillo, 2008) - 0 Species
Thaumaleidae (Bezzi, 1913) - 4 SpeciesSolitary midges
Tipulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 793 SpeciesCrane Flies
Trichoceridae (Rondani, 1841) - 28 SpeciesWinter Crane Flies
38 Families with 7257 Species in Nearctic
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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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