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Distribution path and Subregions of Oceania (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Oceania
Subregions: Australasia (Australia, New Guinea), Melanesia (Fiji, New Caledonia, Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands, Vanuatu), Micronesia (Caroline Islands, Gilbert Islands, Guam, Kiribati, Line Islands, Mariana Islands, Marshall Islands, Nauru, Northern Mariana Islands, Palau, Wake Island), Polynesia (American Samoa, Cook Islands, French Polynesia, Hawaii, New Zealand, Niue, Norfolk Island, Pitcairn Islands, Samoa, Tokelau, Tonga, Tuvalu, Wallis and Futuna)
Taxonomy for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in Oceania
Class
Oceania
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 906 families, 22554 genera, 146142 species
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Subclass
Oceania
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 893 families, 22398 genera, 145849 species
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Infraclass
Oceania
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 847 families, 22113 genera, 144652 species
Tree
Superorder
Oceania
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 518 families, 16732 genera, 121793 species
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Order
Oceania
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 130 families, 2765 genera, 24144 species
Tree
Suborder
Oceania
Nematocera (Latreille, 1825) (Long-horned flies)
 32 families, 710 genera, 8500 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
Oceania
    Bibionomorpha (Hennig, 1954) (Gnats)
     10 families, 255 genera, 1714 species
Infraorder
Oceania
    Blephariceromorpha (Rohdendorf, 1961)
     1 family, 11 genera, 53 species
Infraorder
Oceania
    Culicomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (Mosquitoes and Midges)
     7 families, 245 genera, 2651 species
Infraorder
Oceania
    Psychodomorpha (Chevrolat, 1880)
     7 families, 65 genera, 738 species
Infraorder
Oceania
    Ptychopteromorpha (Wood & Borkent, 1986)
     1 family, 4 genera, 23 species
Infraorder
Oceania
    Tipulomorpha (Gistel, 1848) (Crane Flies)
     5 families, 128 genera, 3319 species

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Family overview for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in Oceania
Anisopodidae (Knab, 1912) - 15 SpeciesWood Gnats
Bibionidae (Fleming, 1821) - 113 SpeciesMarch flies
Blephariceridae (Loew, 1861) - 53 SpeciesNet-winged midges
Canthyloscelidae (Enderlein, 1912) - 5 Species
Cecidomyiidae (Newman, 1834) - 561 SpeciesGall gnats
Ceratopogonidae (Newman, 1834) - 902 SpeciesBiting midges
Chaoboridae (Newman, 1834) - 20 SpeciesPhantom midges
Chironomidae (Erichson, 1842) - 713 SpeciesMidges
Crosaphididae (Kovalev, 1983) - 1 Species
Culicidae (Meigen, 1818) - 741 SpeciesMosquitoes
Cylindrotomidae (Mulsant, 1842) - 10 SpeciesLong-bodied craneflies
Ditomyiidae (Keilin, 1919) - 47 Species
Dixidae (Schiner, 1868) - 21 SpeciesDixid Midges
Keroplatidae (Rondani, 1856) - 195 SpeciesPredatory Fungus Gnats
Limoniidae (Speiser, 1909) - 2774 SpeciesLimoniid Crane Flies
Mycetophilidae (Newman, 1834) - 774 SpeciesFungus gnats
Paraxymyiidae (Rohdendorf, 1946) - 1 SpeciesPaxylommatid wasps
Pediciidae (Osten Sacken, 1860) - 1 SpeciesHairy-eyed craneflies
Perissommatidae (Colless, 1962) - 5 Species
Protorhyphidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 1 Species
Psychodidae (Newman, 1834) - 624 SpeciesOwl Midges
Rangomaramidae (Jaschhof & Didham, 2002) - 17 Species
Scatopsidae (Newman, 1834) - 87 SpeciesMinute black scavenger flies
Sciaridae (Billberg, 1820) - 4 SpeciesDark winged fungus gnats
Simuliidae (Newman, 1834) - 213 SpeciesTurkey gnat
Tanyderidae (Alexander, 1919) - 23 SpeciesPrimitive crane flies
Thaumaleidae (Bezzi, 1913) - 41 SpeciesSolitary midges
Tillyardipteridae (Lukashevich & Shcherbakov, 1999) - 2 Species
Tipulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 500 SpeciesCrane Flies
Trichoceridae (Rondani, 1841) - 34 SpeciesWinter Crane Flies
Valeseguyidae (Amorim & Grimaldi, 2006) - 1 Species
31 Families with 8499 Species in Oceania
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Species overview - Checklist for Nematocera in Oceania without family allocation
Starkomyia inexpecta (Jaschhof, 2004)Info
1 Species in Nematocera for Oceania 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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