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Distribution path and Subregions of Palaearctic (More Checklists)
Path: Ecozones - Palaearctic
Subregions: East Palaearctic, South Palaearctic, West Palaearctic
Taxonomy for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in Palaearctic
Class
Palaearctic
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 410 families, 11674 genera, 195665 species
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Subclass
Palaearctic
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 409 families, 11670 genera, 195660 species
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Infraclass
Palaearctic
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 393 families, 11580 genera, 194884 species
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Superorder
Palaearctic
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 336 families, 11332 genera, 194100 species
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Order
Palaearctic
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 51 families, 437 genera, 6332 species
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Suborder
Palaearctic
Nematocera (Latreille, 1825) (Long-horned flies)
 14 families, 145 genera, 4228 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
Palaearctic
    Bibionomorpha (Hennig, 1954) (Gnats)
     4 families, 8 genera, 12 species
Infraorder
Palaearctic
    Culicomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (Mosquitoes and Midges)
     4 families, 19 genera, 40 species
Infraorder
Palaearctic
    Psychodomorpha (Chevrolat, 1880)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species
Infraorder
Palaearctic
    Tipulomorpha (Gistel, 1848) (Crane Flies)
     5 families, 117 genera, 4175 species

Family overview for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in Palaearctic
Bibionidae (Fleming, 1821) - 5 SpeciesMarch flies
Cecidomyiidae (Newman, 1834) - 4 SpeciesGall gnats
Ceratopogonidae (Newman, 1834) - 12 SpeciesBiting midges
Chironomidae (Erichson, 1842) - 13 SpeciesMidges
Culicidae (Meigen, 1818) - 12 SpeciesMosquitoes
Cylindrotomidae (Mulsant, 1842) - 37 SpeciesLong-bodied craneflies
Keroplatidae (Rondani, 1856) - 1 SpeciesPredatory Fungus Gnats
Limoniidae (Speiser, 1909) - 2400 SpeciesLimoniid Crane Flies
Mycetophilidae (Newman, 1834) - 2 SpeciesFungus gnats
Pediciidae (Osten Sacken, 1860) - 39 SpeciesHairy-eyed craneflies
Psychodidae (Newman, 1834) - 1 SpeciesOwl Midges
Simuliidae (Newman, 1834) - 3 SpeciesTurkey gnat
Tipulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1698 SpeciesCrane Flies
Trichoceridae (Rondani, 1841) - 1 SpeciesWinter Crane Flies
14 Families with 4228 Species in Palaearctic



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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