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Distribution path and Subregions of Nigeria (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - West Africa - Nigeria
Subregions: South Nigeria
Taxonomy for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in Nigeria
Class
Nigeria
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 325 families, 3446 genera, 10179 species
Tree
Subclass
Nigeria
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 321 families, 3440 genera, 10173 species
Tree
Infraclass
Nigeria
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 309 families, 3354 genera, 9881 species
Tree
Superorder
Nigeria
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 214 families, 2709 genera, 8579 species
Tree
Order
Nigeria
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 65 families, 527 genera, 1661 species
Tree
Suborder
Nigeria
Nematocera (Latreille, 1825) (Long-horned flies)
 14 families, 127 genera, 605 species
Site
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
Nigeria
    Bibionomorpha (Hennig, 1954) (Gnats)
     4 families, 20 genera, 41 species
Infraorder
Nigeria
    Culicomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (Mosquitoes and Midges)
     5 families, 56 genera, 327 species
Infraorder
Nigeria
    Psychodomorpha (Chevrolat, 1880)
     2 families, 5 genera, 16 species
Infraorder
Nigeria
    Ptychopteromorpha (Wood & Borkent, 1986)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species
Infraorder
Nigeria
    Tipulomorpha (Gistel, 1848) (Crane Flies)
     2 families, 45 genera, 220 species

Family overview for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in Nigeria
Anisopodidae (Knab, 1912) - 3 SpeciesWood Gnats
Bibionidae (Fleming, 1821) - 3 SpeciesMarch flies
Cecidomyiidae (Newman, 1834) - 17 SpeciesGall gnats
Ceratopogonidae (Newman, 1834) - 55 SpeciesBiting midges
Chaoboridae (Newman, 1834) - 3 SpeciesPhantom midges
Chironomidae (Erichson, 1842) - 48 SpeciesMidges
Culicidae (Meigen, 1818) - 219 SpeciesMosquitoes
Keroplatidae (Rondani, 1856) - 15 SpeciesPredatory Fungus Gnats
Limoniidae (Speiser, 1909) - 193 SpeciesLimoniid Crane Flies
Mycetophilidae (Newman, 1834) - 6 SpeciesFungus gnats
Psychodidae (Newman, 1834) - 13 SpeciesOwl Midges
Ptychopteridae (Osten Sacken, 1862) - 1 SpeciesPhantom crane flies
Simuliidae (Newman, 1834) - 2 SpeciesTurkey gnat
Tipulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 27 SpeciesCrane Flies
14 Families with 605 Species in Nigeria


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Species overview - Checklist for Nematocera in Nigeria
Species with ANext  
Achyrolimonia atrichoptera (Alexander, 1930)Info
Achyrolimonia leucocnemis (Alexander, 1956)Info
Achyrolimonia perarcuata (Alexander, 1976)Info
Achyrolimonia recurvans (Alexander, 1919)Info
Aedeomyia africana (Neveu-lemaire, 1906)Info
Aedes abnormalis (Theobald, 1909)Info
Aedes aegypti -> Stegomyia aegyptiYellow fever mosquitoInfo
Aedes africanus (Theobald, 1901)Info
Aedes albocephalus (Theobald, 1903)Info
Aedes albothorax (Theobald, 1907)Info
Aedes apicoannulatus (Edwards, 1912)Info
Aedes apicoargenteus (Theobald, 1909)Info
Aedes argenteopunctatus (Theobald, 1901)Info
Aedes argenteoventralis (Theobald, 1909)Info
Aedes caliginosus (Graham, 1910)Info
Aedes carteri (Edwards, 1936)Info
Aedes centropunctatus (Theobald, 1913)Info
Aedes circumluteolus (Theobald, 1908)Info
Aedes cumminsii (Theobald, 1903)Info
Aedes dalzieli (Theobald, 1910)Info
Aedes dendrophilus (Edwards, 1921)Info
Aedes domesticus (Theobald, 1901)Info
Aedes filicis (Ingram & Meillon, 1927)Info
Aedes flavicollis (Edwards, 1928)Info
Aedes fowleri (Charmoy, 1908)Info
Aedes fraseri (Edwards, 1912)Info
Aedes furcifer (Edwards, 1913)Info
Aedes fuscinervis (Edwards, 1914)Info
Aedes grahamii (Theobald, 1909)Info
Aedes hirsutus (Theobald, 1901)Info
Aedes ingrami (Edwards, 1930)Info
Aedes irritans (Theobald, 1901)Info
Aedes kumbae (Chwatt, 1948)Info
Aedes kummi (Edwards, 1930)Info
Aedes leptolabis (Edwards, 1936)Info
Aedes lineatopennis -> Neomelaniconion lineatopenneInfo
Aedes lokojoensis (Service, 1959)Info
Aedes longipalpis (Grunberg, 1905)Info
Aedes luteocephalus (Newstead, 1907)Info
Aedes marshallii (Theobald, 1901)Info
Aedes mattinglyorum (Huang, 1994)Info
Aedes metallicus (Edwards, 1912)Info
Aedes minutus (Theobald, 1901)Info
Aedes monotrichus (Edwards, 1936)Info
Aedes mucidus (Karsch, 1887)Info
Aedes nigricephalus (Theobald, 1901)Info
Aedes ochraceus (Theobald, 1901)Info
Aedes palpalis (Newstead, 1907)Info
Aedes pseudoafricanus (Chwatt, 1949)Info
Aedes pullatus (Coquillett, 1904)Woodland floodwater mosquitoInfo
Aedes punctocostalis (Theobald, 1909)Info
Aedes punctothoracis (Theobald, 1909)Info
Aedes quasiunivittatus (Theobald, 1901)Info
Aedes rickenbachi (Hamon & Adam, 1959)Info
Aedes simpsoni (Theobald, 1905)Info
Aedes simulans (Newstead & Carter, 1911)Info
Aedes stokesi (Evans, 1929)Info
Aedes tarsalis (Newstead, 1907)Info
Aedes taylori (Edwards, 1936)Info
Aedes tricholabis (Edwards, 1941)Info
Aedes unilineatus (Theobald, 1906)Info
Aedes vittatus (Bigot, 1861)Info
Aedes wellmanii (Theobald, 1905)Info
Aedes wendyae (Service, 1959)Info
Aedes wigglesworthi (Edwards, 1941)Info
Aedes yangambiensis (Meillon & Lavoipierre, 1944)Info
Afrocnemia rufa (Matile, 1998)Info
Afrolimnophila hartwigi (Alexander, 1974)Info
Afrolimnophila joana (Alexander, 1974)Info
Alluaudomyia bimaculata (Clastrier & Wirth, 1961)Info
Alluaudomyia demeilloni (Clastrier & Wirth, 1961)Info
Alluaudomyia fragilicornis (Clastrier, 1958)Info
Alluaudomyia maculipennis (Carter, Ingram & Macfie, 1921)Info
Alluaudomyia maculithorax (Carter, Ingram & Macfie, 1921)Info
Alluaudomyia mcmillani (Clastrier & Wirth, 1961)Info
Alluaudomyia pseudomaculithorax (Clastrier, 1958)Info
Anopheles arabiensis (Patton, 1905)Info
Anopheles barberellus (Evans, 1932)Info
Anopheles brohieri (Edwards, 1929)Info
Anopheles brucei (Service, 1960)Info
Anopheles brunnipes (Theobald, 1910)Info
Anopheles cinctus (Newstead & Carter, 1910)Info
Anopheles coustani (Laveran, 1900)Info
Anopheles cristipalpis (Service, 1977)Info
Anopheles deemingi (Service, 1970)Info
Anopheles domicola (Edwards, 1916)Info
Anopheles flavicosta (Edwards, 1911)Info
Anopheles freetownensis (Evans, 1925)Info
Anopheles funestus (Giles, 1900)Info
Anopheles gambiae (Giles, 1902)Info
Anopheles hancocki (Edwards, 1929)Info
Anopheles hargreavesi (Evans, 1927)Info
Anopheles implexus (Theobald, 1903)Info
Anopheles jebudensis (Froud, 1944)Info
Anopheles leesoni (Evans, 1931)Info
Anopheles maculipalpis (Giles, 1902)Info
Anopheles marshallii (Theobald, 1903)Info
Anopheles melas (Theobald, 1903)Info
Anopheles moucheti (Evans, 1925)Info
Anopheles nili (Theobald, 1904)Info
Anopheles obscurus (Grünberg, 1905)Info
Anopheles paludis (Theobald, 1900)Info
Anopheles pharoensis (Theobald, 1901)Info
Anopheles pretoriensis (Theobald, 1903)Info
Anopheles rhodesiensis (Theobald, 1901)Info
Anopheles rivulorum (Leeson, 1935)Info
Anopheles rufipes (Gough, 1910)Info
Anopheles smithii (Theobald, 1905)Info
Anopheles squamosus (Theobald, 1901)Info
Anopheles theileri (Edwards, 1912)Info
Anopheles wellcomei (Theobald, 1904)Info
Antocha schmidi (Alexander, 1958)Info
Antocha sparsissima (Alexander, 1974)Info
Asphondylia sesami (Felt, 1916)Info
Atrichopogon acanthocolpus (Ingram & Macfie, 1922)Info
Atrichopogon natalensis (Ingram & Macfie, 1923)Info
Atypophthalmus flavopyga (Alexander, 1921)Info
Austrolimnophila fulani (Alexander, 1974)Info
Austrolimnophila hausa (Alexander, 1974)Info
Austrolimnophila yoruba (Alexander, 1974)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Baeoura nigeriana (Alexander, 1972)Info
Bezzia albicornis (Meigen, 1818)Info
Bezzia diversipes (Clastrier, 1958)Info
Bezzia foyi (Ingram & Macfie, 1921)Info
Bezzia melanoflavida (Clastrier & Wirth, 1961)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Cantopelopia meilloni (Freeman, 1955)Info
Chaetodiplosis gymmastica (Collin, 1922)Info
Chaetodiplosis gymnastica (Collin, 1922)Info
Chaoborus fuscinervis (Edwards, 1930)Info
Chiasmoneura bipunctata (Matile, 1973)Info
Clinohelea nigeriae (Ingram & Macfie, 1923)Info
Clinotanypus lacteus (Freeman, 1955)Info
Clinotanypus maculatus (Freeman, 1955)Info
Clinotanypus rugosus (Freeman, 1955)Info
Clydonodozus brevicellulus (Alexander, 1920)Info
Clydonodozus fumicostatus (Alexander, 1930)Info
Clydonodozus scalaris (Alexander, 1963)Info
Clytocerus africanus (Tonnoir, 1920)Info
Coccodiplosis coffeae (Barnes, 1935)Info
Conochironomus deemingi (Cranston & Hare, 1995)Info
Conosia irrorata irrorata (Wiedemann, 1828)Info
Conosia minusculoides (Alexander, 1975)Info
Contarinia gambae (Harris, 1964)Info
Contarinia sorghi (Harris, 1964)Info
Coquillettidia annettii (Theobald, 1901)Info
Coquillettidia aurites (Theobald, 1901)Info
Coquillettidia cristata (Theobald, 1904)Info
Coquillettidia maculipennis (Theobald, 1911)Info
Coquillettidia metallica (Theobald, 1901)Info
Corethrella pallitarsis (Edwards, 1930)Info
Corethrella picticollis (Edwards, 1930)Info
Cricotopus bergensis (Freeman, 1954)Info
Cricotopus quadrifasciatus (Kieffer, 1911)Info
Cricotopus scottae (Freeman, 1956)Info
Cricotopus sudanicus (Freeman, 1956)Info
Cricotopus verbekei (Freeman, 1956)Info
Cryptochironomus lindneri (Freeman, 1954)Info
Cryptochironomus niligenus (Kieffer, 1923)Info
Cryptochironomus subovatus (Freeman, 1954)Info
Culex albiventris (Edwards, 1922)Info
Culex andreanus (Edwards, 1927)Info
Culex annulioris (Theobald, 1901)Info
Culex antennatus (Becker, 1903)Info
Culex argenteopunctatus (Ventrillon, 1905)Info
Culex bitaeniorhynchus (Giles, 1901)Info
Culex calabarensis (Edwards, 1941)Info
Culex cinerellus (Edwards, 1922)Info
Culex cinereus (Theobald, 1901)Info
Culex decens (Theobald, 1901)Info
Culex duttoni (Theobald, 1901)Info
Culex eschirasi (Galliard, 1931)Info
Culex euclastus -> Culex invidiosusInfo
Culex farakoensis (Hamon, 1954)Info
Culex galliardi (Edwards, 1941)Info
Culex grahamii (Theobald, 1910)Info
Culex guiarti (Blanchard, 1905)Info
Culex horridus (Edwards, 1922)Info
Culex inconspicuosus (Theobald, 1908)Info
Culex ingrami (Edwards, 1916)Info
Culex insignis (Carter, 1911)Info
Culex invidiosus (Theobald, 1901)Info
Culex kingianus (Edwards, 1922)Info
Culex macfiei (Edwards, 1923)Info
Culex moucheti (Evans, 1923)Info
Culex mundulus (Grünberg, 1905)Info
Culex musarum (Edwards, 1932)Info
Culex nebulosus (Theobald, 1901)Info
Culex nigrochaetae -> Culex nebulosusInfo
Culex pallidothoracis ()Info
Culex perfidiosus (Edwards, 1914)Info
Culex perfuscus (Edwards, 1914)Info
Culex philipi (Edwards, 1929)Info
Culex pipiens (Linnaeus, 1758)House mosquitoSite
Culex poicilipes (Theobald, 1903)Info
Culex pruina (Theobald, 1901)Info
Culex pseudoannulioris ()Info
Culex pullatus -> Culex grahamiiInfo
Culex richeti (Brunhes & Venhard, 1966)Info
Culex rima (Theobald, 1901)Info
Culex rubinotus (Theobald, 1906)Info
Culex salisburiensis (Theobald, 1901)Info
Culex simpsoni (Theobald, 1905)Info
Culex sinaiticus (Kirkpatrick, 1925)Info
Culex subrima (Edwards, 1941)Info
Culex sudanicus (Edwards, 1941)Info
Culex sunyaniensis (Edwards, 1941)Info
Culex tarsalis (Coquillett, 1896)Encephalitis mosquitoInfo
Culex telesilla (De Meillon & Lavoipierre, 1945)Info
Culex thalassius (Theobald, 1903)Info
Culex theileri (Theobald, 1903)Info
Culex trifoliatus (Edwards, 1914)Info
Culex tritaeniorhynchus (Giles, 1901)Info
Culex univittatus (Theobald, 1901)Info
Culex vexillatus (Edwards, 1941)Info
Culex viridis -> Culex guiartiInfo
Culex weschei (Edwards, 1935)Info
Culex wigglesworthi (Edwards, 1941)Info
Culex zombaensis (Theobald, 1901)Info
Culicoides brucei (Austen, 1909)Info
Culicoides citroneus (Carter, Ingram & Macfie, 1920)Info
Culicoides clarkei (Carter, Ingram & Macfie, 1920)Info
Culicoides coarctatus (Clastrier & Wirth, 1961)Info
Culicoides confusus (Carter, Ingram & Macfie, 1920)Info
Culicoides exspectator (Clastrier, 1959)Info
Culicoides grahamii (Austen, 1909)Info
Culicoides kotonkan (Boorman & Dipeolu, 1979)Info
Culicoides murphyi (Clastrier & Wirth, 1961)Info
Culicoides murtalai (Boorman & Dipeolu, 1979)Info
Culicoides nigeriae (Ingram & Macfie, 1921)Info
Culicoides nigripennis (Carter, Ingram & Macfie, 1920)Info
Culicoides nivosus (Meillon, 1937)Info
Culicoides ochrothorax (Carter, 1919)Info
Culicoides remerki (Boorman & Dipeolu, 1979)Info
Culicoides sellersi (Boorman & Dipeolu, 1979)Info
Culicoides vitshumbiensis (Goetghebuer, 1935)Info
Culicoides vomensis (Boorman & Dipeolu, 1979)Info
Culicoides yankari (Boorman & Dipeolu, 1979)Info
Culiseta fraseri (Edwards, 1914)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dasyhelea boothi (Ingram & Macfie, 1921)Info
Dasyhelea nigeriae (Ingram & Macfie, 1921)Info
Dasyhelea omoxantha (Ingram & Macfie, 1922)Info
Diadiplosis donaldi (Harris, 1968)Info
Diadiplosis megalamellae (Barnes, 1939)Info
Diadiplosis tortuosa (Harris, 1968)Info
Diadiplosis unca (Harris, 1968)Info
Dicranomyia basuto (Alexander, 1956)Info
Dicranomyia guttula (Alexander, 1915)Info
Dicranomyia harmonia (Alexander, 1956)Info
Dicranomyia neoguttula (Alexander, 1958)Info
Dicranomyia omi (Theischinger, 1994)Info
Dicranomyia scutellumnigrum (Alexander, 1920)Info
Dicranomyia scutellumnigrum (Alexander, 1920)Info
Dicranomyia subredundans (Alexander, 1975)Info
Dicranophragma multiguttula (Alexander, 1974)Info
Dicranoptycha ibo (Alexander, 1976)Info
Dicranoptycha luteipes (Alexander, 1923)Info
Dicrotendipes crispi (Freeman, 1957)Info
Dicrotendipes schoutendeni (Goetghebuer, 1936)Info
Dicrotendipes sudanicus (Freeman, 1957)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Elephantomyia dikopos (Alexander, 1974)Info
Elephantomyia inaequistyla (Alexander, 1974)Info
Elephantomyia nitidithorax (Alexander, 1920)Info
Endochironomus woodi (Freeman, 1957)Info
Eretmapodites argyrurus (Edwards, 1936)Info
Eretmapodites chrysogaster (Graham, 1909)Info
Eretmapodites dracaenae (Edwards, 1916)Info
Eretmapodites grahami (Edwards, 1911)Info
Eretmapodites inornatus (Newstead, 1907)Info
Eretmapodites leucopous (Graham, 1909)Info
Eretmapodites oedipodeios (Graham, 1909)Info
Eretmapodites penicillatus (Edwards, 1941)Info
Eretmapodites quinquevittatus (Theobald, 1901)Info
Eretmapodites semisimplicipes (Edwards, 1914)Info
Eretmapodites silvestris (Ingram & De Meillon, 1927)Info
Erioptera badicincta (Alexander, 1974)Info
Erioptera beninensis (Alexander, 1976)Info
Erioptera inusitata (Alexander, 1976)Info
Erioptera leonensis (Alexander, 1946)Info
Erioptera megalops (Alexander, 1975)Info
Erioptera nigrospica (Alexander, 1976)Info
Erioptera parviclava (Alexander, 1974)Info
Erioptera pergracilis (Alexander, 1975)Info
Erioptera subirrorata (Alexander, 1920)Info
Eupilaria nigeriana (Alexander, 1972)Info
Species with FBack  Next  Top
Farquharsonia rostrata (Collin, 1922)Info
Ficalbia malfeyti (Newstead, 1907)Info
Ficalbia nigra (Theobald, 1901)Info
Ficalbia uniformis (Theobald, 1904)Info
Forcipomyia ashantii (Ingram & Macfie, 1924)Info
Forcipomyia castanea (Walker, 1848)Info
Forcipomyia clastrieri (Dessart, 1963)Info
Forcipomyia hirsuta (Ingram & Macfie, 1924)Info
Forcipomyia inornatipennis (Austen, 1912)Info
Forcipomyia mcmillani (Clastrier & Wirth, 1961)Info
Forcipomyia monoplectron (Lane, 1977)Info
Forcipomyia nigeriae (Ingram & Macfie, 1924)Info
Forcipomyia nigeriensis (Ingram & Macfie, 1924)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Geranomyia boki (Alexander, 1975)Info
Geranomyia eremnopoda (Alexander, 1975)Info
Geranomyia macrops (Alexander, 1919)Info
Geranomyia mashonica (Alexander, 1920)Info
Geranomyia mashonica mashonica (Alexander, 1920)Info
Geranomyia melanoxyna (Alexander, 1975)Info
Geranomyia nigropaxilla (Alexander, 1974)Info
Geranomyia productella (Alexander, 1975)Info
Geranomyia taleola (Alexander, 1974)Info
Geranomyia toxeres (Alexander, 1974)Info
Geromyia penniseti (Felt, 1920)Info
Gonomyia bata (Alexander, 1975)Info
Gonomyia boki (Alexander, 1976)Info
Gonomyia edo (Alexander, 1976)Info
Gonomyia ekiti (Alexander, 1974)Info
Gonomyia hyperion (Alexander, 1956)Info
Gonomyia ibo (Alexander, 1974)Info
Gonomyia iyala (Alexander, 1976)Info
Gonomyia mambila (Alexander, 1975)Info
Gonomyia medleri (Alexander, 1972)Info
Gonomyia ornatipes (Brunetti, 1912)Info
Gonomyia pachymera (Alexander, 1975)Info
Gonomyia perattenuata (Alexander, 1976)Info
Gonomyia sobrina (Alexander, 1920)Info
Gonomyia tergospinosa (Alexander, 1975)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Helius cacoxenus (Alexander, 1920)Info
Helius camerounensis (Alexander, 1920)Info
Helius flavidibasis (Alexander, 1975)Info
Helius flavitarsis (Alexander, 1920)Info
Helius fulani (Alexander, 1975)Info
Helius imperfectus (Alexander, 1920)Info
Helius medleri (Alexander, 1976)Info
Helius morosus (Alexander, 1920)Info
Helius pauperculus (Alexander, 1921)Info
Helius submorosus (Alexander, 1921)Info
Helius subobsoletus (Alexander, 1921)Info
Helius subpauperculus (Alexander, 1975)Info
Helius venustissimus (Alexander, 1920)Info
Hexatoma commutabilis (Alexander, 1923)Info
Hexatoma commutabilis commutabilis (Alexander, 1923)Info
Hexatoma pusilla (Alexander, 1920)Info
Hexatoma setivena (Alexander, 1975)Info
Hodgesia cyptopous (Theobald, 1909)Info
Hodgesia nigeriae (Edwards, 1930)Info
Hovamyia venustipes (Alexander, 1920)Info
Species with JBack  Next  Top
Johannsenomyia grahami (Ingram & Macfie, 1923)Info
Johannsenomyia nigeriae (Ingram & Macfie, 1923)Info
Species with KBack  Next  Top
Kribiodosis clavigera (Kieffer, 1921)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lasioptera sorghivora (Harris, 1960)Info
Lecteria atricauda (Alexander, 1920)Info
Lecteria laticincta (Alexander, 1920)Info
Lecteria pluriguttata (Alexander, 1920)Info
Lecteria simpsoni (Alexander, 1920)Info
Lecteria triacanthos (Alexander, 1920)Info
Leptomorphus medleri (Matile, 1977)Info
Leptotarsus edwardsianus (Alexander, 1920)Info
Libnotes crassibasis (Alexander, 1975)Info
Libnotes discobolodes (Alexander, 1974)Info
Libnotes joanae (Alexander, 1975)Info
Libnotes nyasaensis (Alexander, 1920)Info
Libnotes obuduensis (Alexander, 1976)Info
Libnotes rhanteria (Alexander, 1920)Info
Libnotes trunculata (Alexander, 1976)Info
Limnobia zonata (Zetterstedt, 1851)Info
Limnophila iota (Alexander, 1964)Info
Limnophila multiguttula (Alexander, 1974)Info
Limnophilomyia flavidula (Alexander, 1976)Info
Limnophilomyia medleriana (Alexander, 1976)Info
Limnophilomyia nigeriensis (Alexander, 1974)Info
Limnophilomyia nigripennis (Alexander, 1976)Info
Limonia compta ()Info
Limonia hians (Alexander, 1967)Info
Limonia humfreyi ()Info
Limonia incompta (Alexander, 1922)Info
Limonia melanocera (Alexander, 1925)Info
Limonia nigropolita ()Info
Limonia omi -> Dicranomyia omiInfo
Limonia productina (Formosana Alexander, 1923)Info
Limonia scutellumnigrum ()Info
Limonia triocellata (Osten Sacken, 1859)Info
Limonia uniaculeata (Alexander, 1956)Info
Lutzia tigripes (De Grandpre & De Charmoy, 1901)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Macropeza nigeriae (Ingram & Macfie, 1923)Info
Malaya farquharsoni (Edwards, 1922)Info
Malaya taeniarostris (Theobald, 1911)Info
Mansonia africana (Bigot, 1887)Info
Mansonia uniformis (Theobald, 1901)Info
Medleromyia destituta (Alexander, 1976)Info
Medleromyia nigeriana (Alexander, 1974)Info
Megistocera filipes (Fabricius, 1805)Info
Megistocera filipes filipes (Fabricius, 1805)Info
Mesochria medicorum (Edwards, 1928)Info
Metalimnobia compta (Alexander, 1920)Info
Metalimnobia humfreyi (Alexander, 1920)Info
Metalimnobia tigripes (Alexander, 1948)Info
Mimomyia hispida (Theobald, 1910)Info
Mimomyia lacustris (Edwards, 1935)Info
Mimomyia mediolineata (Theobald, 1904)Info
Mimomyia mimomyiaformis (Newstead, 1907)Info
Mimomyia pallida (Edwards, 1925)Info
Mimomyia plumosa (Theobald, 1901)Info
Mimomyia splendens (Theobald, 1903)Info
Molophilus boki (Alexander, 1974)Info
Monohelea nigeriae (Ingram & Macfie, 1922)Info
Monohelea novaguinensis (Tokunaga, 1959)Info
Monohelea polychroma (Clastrier, 1958)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Neoculicoides taylori (Boorman & Lane, 1979)Info
Neomelaniconion lineatopenne (Ludlow, 1905)Info
Nephrotoma cristiformis (Alexander, 1975)Info
Nephrotoma extensicornis (Alexander, 1974)Info
Nephrotoma flavofimbria (Alexander, 1976)Info
Nephrotoma fulani (Alexander, 1974)Info
Nephrotoma fuscipennis (Karsch, 1886)Info
Nephrotoma fuscipennis fuscipennis (Karsch, 1886)Info
Nephrotoma imerina (Alexander, 1920)Info
Nephrotoma kempfi (Alexander, 1976)Info
Nephrotoma leonia (Alexander, 1921)Info
Nephrotoma mabelana (Alexander, 1976)Info
Nephrotoma mambila (Alexander, 1976)Info
Nephrotoma medleri (Alexander, 1972)Info
Nephrotoma megacantha (Alexander, 1976)Info
Nephrotoma nigeriensis (Alexander, 1921)Info
Nephrotoma platysphela (Alexander, 1963)Info
Nilodosis fusca (Kieffer, 1922)Info
Nilotanypus comatus (Freeman, 1953)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Olbiogaster africanus (Edwards, 1915)Info
Orimarga biclavata (Alexander, 1974)Info
Orimarga bifimbriata (Alexander, 1974)Info
Orimarga rubrithorax (Alexander, 1975)Info
Orseolia bonzii (Harris, 2000)Info
Orseolia nwanzei (Harris & Nwilene, 2006)Info
Orseolia oryzae (Wood-mason, 1889)Asian rice gall midgeInfo
Orseolia oryzivora (Harris & Gagne, 1982)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Parachironomus dewulfianus (Goetghebuer, 1934)Info
Parachironomus sinuatus (Freeman, 1957)Info
Parachironomus unicalcar (Freeman, 1957)Info
Paracladopelma melutense (Freeman, 1957)Info
Paradelphomyia marginipuncta (Alexander, 1974)Info
Paradelphomyia megacera (Alexander, 1958)Info
Paramerina nigromarmorata (Goetghebuer, 1935)Info
Parempheriella distincta (Matile, 1974)Info
Pentapedilum wittei (Freeman, 1955)Info
Pilaria albopostica (Alexander, 1974)Info
Pilaria perelongata (Alexander, 1976)Info
Pilaria sordidipes (Alexander, 1972)Info
Plecia elongata (C. Von Heyden, 1865)Info
Plecia malkini (Hardy, 1952)Info
Plecia yabaensis (Hardy, 1952)Info
Polypedilum bifalcatum (Kieffer, 1921)Info
Polypedilum melanophilum (Kieffer, 1911)Info
Polypedilum subconfluens (Kieffer, 1922)Info
Polypedilum tenuitarse (Kieffer, 1922)Info
Polypedilum tropicum (Kieffer, 1913)Info
Polypedilum vanderplanki (Hinton, 1951)Sleeping chironomidInfo
Procladius albitalus (Freeman, 1955)Info
Procladius maculosus (Freeman, 1955)Info
Pseudolimnophila cinctifemur (Alexander, 1920)Info
Pseudolimnophila dundoensis (Alexander, 1963)Info
Pseudolimnophila subimperita (Alexander, 1976)Info
Pseudolimnophila subprinceps (Alexander, 1972)Info
Ptychoptera africana (Alexander, 1920)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Ralytupa angusta (Matile, 1975)Info
Ralytupa assimilis (Matile, 1970)Info
Ralytupa bifaria (Matile, 1975)Info
Ralytupa compacta (Matile, 1975)Info
Ralytupa grahami (Matile, 1975)Info
Ralytupa insidiosa (Matile, 1974)Info
Ralytupa medleri (Matile, 1975)Info
Ralytupa simplicistyla (Matile, 1975)Info
Ralytupa subminor (Matile, 1975)Info
Ralytupa theobromaphila (Matile, 1970)Info
Rheocricotopus metallescens (Goetghebuer, 1934)Info
Rheotanytarsus angustus ()Info
Rhipidia citricolor (Alexander, 1976)Info
Rhipidia femorasetosa (Alexander, 1956)Info
Rhipidia femorasetosa femorasetosa (Alexander, 1956)Info
Rhipidia pallidipes (Alexander, 1921)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Sciara stigmatopleura (Edwards, 1925)Info
Sciophila quadra (Soli, 1997)Info
Sergentomyia adleri (Theodor, 1933)Info
Sergentomyia affinis (Theodor, 1933)Info
Sergentomyia africana (Newstead, 1912)Info
Sergentomyia antennata (Newstead, 1912)Info
Sergentomyia bedfordi (Newstead, 1914)Info
Sergentomyia buxtoni (Theodor, 1933)Info
Sergentomyia clydei (Sinton, 1928)Info
Sergentomyia dubia (Parrot, Mornet & Cadenat, 1945)Info
Sergentomyia inermis (Theodor, 1938)Info
Sergentomyia ingrami (Newstead, 1914)Info
Sergentomyia schwetzi (Adler, Theodor & Parrot, 1929)Info
Sergentomyia simillima (Newstead, 1914)Info
Simulium aureosimile (Pomeroy, 1920)Info
Simulium ngouense (Fain & Elsen, 1973)Info
Stegomyia aegypti (Linnaeus, 1762)Yellow Fever MosquitoInfo
Stenochironomus albicoxa (Freeman, 1957)Info
Stenochironomus atroconus (Freeman, 1955)Info
Stictochironomus fusiformis (Kieffer, 1921)Info
Stilobezzia claripennis (Clastrier & Wirth, 1958)Info
Stilobezzia foyi (Ingram & Macfie, 1921)Info
Styringomyia acuapicalis (Alexander, 1972)Info
Styringomyia cerbereana (Alexander, 1976)Info
Styringomyia chelifera (Alexander, 1975)Info
Styringomyia crassicosta (Speiser, 1908)Info
Styringomyia fulani (Alexander, 1975)Info
Styringomyia furcifera (Alexander, 1976)Info
Styringomyia impunctata (Edwards, 1914)Info
Styringomyia ingrami (Edwards, 1924)Info
Styringomyia liberiensis (Alexander, 1930)Info
Styringomyia medleriana (Alexander, 1972)Info
Styringomyia nigripalpis (Edwards, 1914)Info
Styringomyia nigrisoma (Alexander, 1956)Info
Styringomyia obuduensis (Alexander, 1975)Info
Styringomyia phallosomica -> Styringomyia sapobanaInfo
Styringomyia quadridivisa (Alexander, 1972)Info
Styringomyia recurvata (Alexander, 1975)Info
Styringomyia sapobana (Oosterbroek, 2009)Info
Styringomyia sessilis (Alexander, 1972)Info
Styringomyia stenophallus (Alexander, 1975)Info
Styringomyia tenuisterna (Alexander, 1960)Info
Styringomyia trilobula (Alexander, 1972)Info
Styringomyia vittata (Edwards, 1914)Info
Sylvicola annulicornis (Edwards, 1928)Info
Symplecta anthracogramma (Bergroth, 1888)Info
Symplecta anthracogramma anthracogramma (Bergroth, 1888)Info
Symplecta triangula (Alexander, 1975)Info
Syndocosia ekoicola (Vaisanen, 1982)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tanypus brevipalpis (Kieffer, 1923)Info
Tanypus fuscus (Freeman, 1955)Info
Tanypus guttatipennis (Goetghebuer, 1935)Info
Tanytarsus angustus -> Rheotanytarsus angustusInfo
Tanytarsus bifurcus (Freeman, 1958)Info
Tanytarsus elisabethae (Ekrem, 2001)Info
Tanytarsus harei (Ekrem, 2001)Info
Tanytarsus pallidulus (Freeman, 1954)Info
Tetrabezzia argentea (Ingram & Macfie, 1923)Info
Thrypticomyia nigeriensis (Alexander, 1921)Info
Tipula dolichopezoides (Alexander, 1920)Info
Tipula fulani (Alexander, 1975)Info
Tipula gaboonensis (Alexander, 1920)Info
Tipula glabristyla (Alexander, 1946)Info
Tipula iyala (Alexander, 1974)Info
Tipula levicula (Alexander, 1972)Info
Tipula tigon (Alexander, 1976)Info
Tipula velutina (Walker, 1848)Info
Tipula yoruba (Alexander, 1976)Info
Toxorhina brevisector (Alexander, 1974)Info
Toxorhina cornigera (Speiser, 1908)Info
Toxorhina curtipennis (Alexander, 1975)Info
Toxorhina edwardsi (Alexander, 1920)Info
Toxorhina flavirostris (Alexander, 1920)Info
Toxorhina gilesi (Edwards, 1911)Info
Toxorhina grahami (Wesche, 1910)Info
Toxorhina grahami acutapex (Alexander, 1972)Info
Toxorhina grahami grahami (Wesche, 1910)Info
Toxorhina lyrata (Alexander, 1972)Info
Toxorhina nigripleura (Alexander, 1920)Info
Toxorhina pictipennis (Alexander, 1972)Info
Toxorhynchites aeneus (Evans, 1926)Info
Toxorhynchites brevipalpis (Theobald, 1901)Info
Toxorhynchites conradti (Grunberg, 1907)Info
Toxorhynchites erythrurus (Edwards, 1941)Info
Toxorhynchites nigeriensis (Ribeiro, 2005)Info
Toxorhynchites viridibasis (Edwards, 1935)Info
Trentepohlia albilata (Alexander, 1920)Info
Trentepohlia fuscoapicalis (Alexander, 1920)Info
Trentepohlia inflata (Alexander, 1920)Info
Trentepohlia jacobi (Alexander, 1934)Info
Trentepohlia joana (Alexander, 1974)Info
Trentepohlia metatarsatra (Alexander, 1920)Info
Trentepohlia nigeriensis (Alexander, 1920)Info
Trentepohlia nox (Alexander, 1921)Info
Trentepohlia pallilutea (Alexander, 1975)Info
Trentepohlia perelongata (Alexander, 1975)Info
Trentepohlia pomeroyi (Alexander, 1921)Info
Trentepohlia umbricellula (Alexander, 1975)Info
Trentepohlia zambesiae (Alexander, 1912)Info
Trichoneura mollis ()Info
Trichoneura munroi (Alexander, 1920)Info
Trichoneura terebrina (Alexander, 1921)Info
Trichotrimicra medleri (Alexander, 1974)Info
Trichotrimicra rectangula (Alexander, 1975)Info
Truplaya cornesi (Matile, 1978)Info
Truplaya rufula (Matile, 1978)Info
Species with UBack  Next  Top
Uranotaenia alba (Theobald, 1901)Info
Uranotaenia alboabdominalis (Theobald, 1910)Info
Uranotaenia annulata (Theobald, 1901)Info
Uranotaenia apicotaeniata (Theobald, 1909)Info
Uranotaenia balfouri (Theobald, 1904)Info
Uranotaenia bilineata (Theobald, 1909)Info
Uranotaenia caeruleocephala (Theobald, 1901)Info
Uranotaenia caliginosa (Philip, 1931)Info
Uranotaenia chorleyi (Edwards, 1936)Info
Uranotaenia connali (Edwards, 1912)Info
Uranotaenia fraseri (Edwards, 1912)Info
Uranotaenia fusca (Bellardi, 1861)Info
Uranotaenia hopkinsi (Edwards, 1932)Info
Uranotaenia mashonaensis (Theobald, 1901)Info
Uranotaenia mayeri (Edwards, 1912)Info
Uranotaenia nigripes (Theobald, 1905)Info
Uranotaenia nigromaculata (Edwards, 1941)Info
Uranotaenia nivipous (Theobald, 1912)Info
Uranotaenia ornata (Theobald, 1909)Info
Uranotaenia pallidocephala (Theobald, 1908)Info
Uranotaenia philonuxia (Cole, 1919)Info
Species with XBack  Top
Xenochironomus ugandae (Goetghebuer, 1936)Info
Xenolimnobia camerounensis (Alexander, 1926)Info
Xenoplatyura deemingi (Matile, 1984)Info
Xenoplatyura villiersi (Matile, 1984)Info
605 Species in Nematocera for Nigeria 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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