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Distribution path and Subregions of New Zealand (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Oceania - Polynesia - New Zealand
Subregions: Auckland Islands (Auckland Island), Campbell Islands (Campbell Island), Chatham Islands, Kermadec Islands, North Island, South Island
Taxonomy for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in New Zealand
Class
New Zealand
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 441 families, 3694 genera, 13286 species
Tree
Subclass
New Zealand
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 436 families, 3689 genera, 13279 species
Tree
Infraclass
New Zealand
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 419 families, 3643 genera, 13198 species
Tree
Superorder
New Zealand
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 289 families, 2817 genera, 10862 species
Tree
Order
New Zealand
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 79 families, 684 genera, 3196 species
Tree
Suborder
New Zealand
Nematocera (Latreille, 1825) (Long-horned flies)
 23 families, 268 genera, 1695 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
New Zealand
    Bibionomorpha (Hennig, 1954) (Gnats)
     7 families, 107 genera, 607 species
Infraorder
New Zealand
    Blephariceromorpha (Rohdendorf, 1961)
     1 family, 3 genera, 9 species
Infraorder
New Zealand
    Culicomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (Mosquitoes and Midges)
     7 families, 89 genera, 271 species
Infraorder
New Zealand
    Psychodomorpha (Chevrolat, 1880)
     4 families, 21 genera, 103 species
Infraorder
New Zealand
    Ptychopteromorpha (Wood & Borkent, 1986)
     1 family, 1 genus, 5 species
Infraorder
New Zealand
    Tipulomorpha (Gistel, 1848) (Crane Flies)
     3 families, 47 genera, 700 species

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Family overview for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in New Zealand
Anisopodidae (Knab, 1912) - 4 SpeciesWood Gnats
Bibionidae (Fleming, 1821) - 13 SpeciesMarch flies
Blephariceridae (Loew, 1861) - 9 SpeciesNet-winged midges
Canthyloscelidae (Enderlein, 1912) - 5 Species
Cecidomyiidae (Newman, 1834) - 118 SpeciesGall gnats
Ceratopogonidae (Newman, 1834) - 39 SpeciesBiting midges
Chaoboridae (Newman, 1834) - 1 SpeciesPhantom midges
Chironomidae (Erichson, 1842) - 158 SpeciesMidges
Culicidae (Meigen, 1818) - 27 SpeciesMosquitoes
Ditomyiidae (Keilin, 1919) - 32 Species
Dixidae (Schiner, 1868) - 12 SpeciesDixid Midges
Keroplatidae (Rondani, 1856) - 80 SpeciesPredatory Fungus Gnats
Limoniidae (Speiser, 1909) - 585 SpeciesLimoniid Crane Flies
Mycetophilidae (Newman, 1834) - 352 SpeciesFungus gnats
Psychodidae (Newman, 1834) - 91 SpeciesOwl Midges
Rangomaramidae (Jaschhof & Didham, 2002) - 11 Species
Scatopsidae (Newman, 1834) - 3 SpeciesMinute black scavenger flies
Simuliidae (Newman, 1834) - 23 SpeciesTurkey gnat
Tanyderidae (Alexander, 1919) - 5 SpeciesPrimitive crane flies
Thaumaleidae (Bezzi, 1913) - 11 SpeciesSolitary midges
Tipulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 93 SpeciesCrane Flies
Trichoceridae (Rondani, 1841) - 22 SpeciesWinter Crane Flies
22 Families with 1694 Species in New Zealand
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Species overview - Checklist for Nematocera in New Zealand without family allocation
Starkomyia inexpecta (Jaschhof, 2004)Info
1 Species in Nematocera for New Zealand listed without family allocation
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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