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Distribution path and Subregions of North America (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - North America
Subregions: Bermuda Islands (Bermuda), Canada (Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, Northwest Territories, Nova Scotia, Nunavut, Ontario, Prince Edward Island, Quebec, Saskatchewan, Yukon), Greenland, Gulf of Mexico, Mexico (Central Mexico, East Mexico, North Mexico, South Mexico, West Mexico), Saint Pierre and Miquelon, USA (Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, East USA, Florida, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Lake Erie Islands, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Southeast USA, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West USA, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming)
Taxonomy for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in North America
Class
North America
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 1071 families, 23060 genera, 179627 species
Tree
Subclass
North America
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 1056 families, 22877 genera, 179337 species
Tree
Infraclass
North America
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 970 families, 22496 genera, 177184 species
Tree
Superorder
North America
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 555 families, 17960 genera, 149595 species
Tree
Order
North America
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 145 families, 4045 genera, 35591 species
Tree
Suborder
North America
Nematocera (Latreille, 1825) (Long-horned flies)
 38 families, 988 genera, 10174 species
Site
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 America
    Axymyiomorpha (Mcalpine, 1981)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species
Infraorder
North America
    Bibionomorpha (Hennig, 1954) (Gnats)
     13 families, 405 genera, 3300 species
Infraorder
North America
    Blephariceromorpha (Rohdendorf, 1961)
     2 families, 10 genera, 57 species
Infraorder
North America
    Culicomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (Mosquitoes and Midges)
     7 families, 351 genera, 3488 species
Infraorder
North America
    Nymphomyiomorpha (Rohdendorf, 1964)
     1 family, 1 genus, 2 species
Infraorder
North America
    Psychodomorpha (Chevrolat, 1880)
     5 families, 74 genera, 392 species
Infraorder
North America
    Ptychopteromorpha (Wood & Borkent, 1986)
     2 families, 6 genera, 28 species
Infraorder
North America
    Tipulomorpha (Gistel, 1848) (Crane Flies)
     6 families, 139 genera, 2905 species

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Family overview for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in North America
Anisopodidae (Knab, 1912) - 19 SpeciesWood Gnats
Archilimoniidae (Krzeminski & Krzeminska, 2003) - 1 Species
Archizelmiridae (Rohdendorf, 1962) - 1 Species
Axymyiidae (Rohdendorf, 1946) - 1 SpeciesAxymyiidae flies
Bibionidae (Fleming, 1821) - 205 SpeciesMarch flies
Blephariceridae (Loew, 1861) - 51 SpeciesNet-winged midges
Canthyloscelidae (Enderlein, 1912) - 5 Species
Cecidomyiidae (Newman, 1834) - 1565 SpeciesGall gnats
Ceratopogonidae (Newman, 1834) - 881 SpeciesBiting midges
Chaoboridae (Newman, 1834) - 41 SpeciesPhantom midges
Chironomidae (Erichson, 1842) - 1722 SpeciesMidges
Crosaphididae (Kovalev, 1983) - 1 Species
Culicidae (Meigen, 1818) - 391 SpeciesMosquitoes
Cylindrotomidae (Mulsant, 1842) - 18 SpeciesLong-bodied craneflies
Deuterophlebiidae (Edwards, 1922) - 6 SpeciesMountain midges
Ditomyiidae (Keilin, 1919) - 20 Species
Dixidae (Schiner, 1868) - 66 SpeciesDixid Midges
Hesperinidae (Hendel, 1928) - 1 Species
Keroplatidae (Rondani, 1856) - 152 SpeciesPredatory Fungus Gnats
Limoniidae (Speiser, 1909) - 2030 SpeciesLimoniid Crane Flies
Lygistorrhinidae (Hendel, 1936) - 2 Species
Mycetophilidae (Newman, 1834) - 1332 SpeciesFungus gnats
Nymphomyiidae (Tokunaga, 1932) - 2 SpeciesNymphomyiid flies
Pachyneuridae (Schiner, 1864) - 1 SpeciesPachyneurid gnats
Paraxymyiidae (Rohdendorf, 1946) - 4 SpeciesPaxylommatid wasps
Pediciidae (Osten Sacken, 1860) - 19 SpeciesHairy-eyed craneflies
Protorhyphidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 2 Species
Psychodidae (Newman, 1834) - 237 SpeciesOwl Midges
Ptychopteridae (Osten Sacken, 1862) - 23 SpeciesPhantom crane flies
Rangomaramidae (Jaschhof & Didham, 2002) - 1 Species
Scatopsidae (Newman, 1834) - 129 SpeciesMinute black scavenger flies
Sciaridae (Billberg, 1820) - 15 SpeciesDark winged fungus gnats
Simuliidae (Newman, 1834) - 382 SpeciesTurkey gnat
Tanyderidae (Alexander, 1919) - 5 SpeciesPrimitive crane flies
Tethepomyiidae (Grimaldi & Arillo, 2008) - 1 Species
Thaumaleidae (Bezzi, 1913) - 5 SpeciesSolitary midges
Tipulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 798 SpeciesCrane Flies
Trichoceridae (Rondani, 1841) - 39 SpeciesWinter Crane Flies
38 Families with 10174 Species in North America
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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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