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Distribution path and Subregions of North Africa (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - North Africa
Subregions: Algeria (North Algeria), Libya, Macaronesia (Azores, Canary Islands, Cape Verde, Madeira), Morocco, Sahara (West Sahara), Sudan, Tunisia
Taxonomy for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in North Africa
Class
North Africa
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 532 families, 6772 genera, 26275 species
Tree
Subclass
North Africa
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 527 families, 6753 genera, 26227 species
Tree
Infraclass
North Africa
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 509 families, 6686 genera, 26043 species
Tree
Superorder
North Africa
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 330 families, 5271 genera, 22077 species
Tree
Order
North Africa
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 90 families, 1154 genera, 4610 species
Tree
Suborder
North Africa
Nematocera (Latreille, 1825) (Long-horned flies)
 18 families, 269 genera, 1297 species
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Tree
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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
North Africa
    Bibionomorpha (Hennig, 1954) (Gnats)
     5 families, 83 genera, 245 species
Infraorder
North Africa
    Blephariceromorpha (Rohdendorf, 1961)
     1 family, 2 genera, 5 species
Infraorder
North Africa
    Culicomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (Mosquitoes and Midges)
     6 families, 115 genera, 736 species
Infraorder
North Africa
    Psychodomorpha (Chevrolat, 1880)
     3 families, 31 genera, 114 species
Infraorder
North Africa
    Ptychopteromorpha (Wood & Borkent, 1986)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species
Infraorder
North Africa
    Tipulomorpha (Gistel, 1848) (Crane Flies)
     2 families, 37 genera, 196 species

Family overview for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in North Africa
Anisopodidae (Knab, 1912) - 2 SpeciesWood Gnats
Bibionidae (Fleming, 1821) - 16 SpeciesMarch flies
Blephariceridae (Loew, 1861) - 5 SpeciesNet-winged midges
Cecidomyiidae (Newman, 1834) - 93 SpeciesGall gnats
Ceratopogonidae (Newman, 1834) - 268 SpeciesBiting midges
Chironomidae (Erichson, 1842) - 265 SpeciesMidges
Culicidae (Meigen, 1818) - 172 SpeciesMosquitoes
Dixidae (Schiner, 1868) - 11 SpeciesDixid Midges
Keroplatidae (Rondani, 1856) - 14 SpeciesPredatory Fungus Gnats
Limoniidae (Speiser, 1909) - 119 SpeciesLimoniid Crane Flies
Mycetophilidae (Newman, 1834) - 121 SpeciesFungus gnats
Psychodidae (Newman, 1834) - 105 SpeciesOwl Midges
Ptychopteridae (Osten Sacken, 1862) - 1 SpeciesPhantom crane flies
Scatopsidae (Newman, 1834) - 7 SpeciesMinute black scavenger flies
Sciaridae (Billberg, 1820) - 1 SpeciesDark winged fungus gnats
Simuliidae (Newman, 1834) - 19 SpeciesTurkey gnat
Thaumaleidae (Bezzi, 1913) - 1 SpeciesSolitary midges
Tipulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 77 SpeciesCrane Flies
18 Families with 1297 Species in North Africa



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)

Keywords
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