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Distribution path and Subregions of Palau (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Oceania - Micronesia - Palau
Subregions: Koror (Koror Island)
Taxonomy for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in Palau
Class
Palau
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 119 families, 475 genera, 969 species
Tree
Subclass
Palau
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 118 families, 474 genera, 968 species
Tree
Infraclass
Palau
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 117 families, 473 genera, 967 species
Tree
Superorder
Palau
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 81 families, 327 genera, 693 species
Tree
Order
Palau
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 37 families, 159 genera, 410 species
Tree
Suborder
Palau
Nematocera (Latreille, 1825) (Long-horned flies)
 10 families, 68 genera, 248 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
Palau
    Bibionomorpha (Hennig, 1954) (Gnats)
     3 families, 13 genera, 17 species
Infraorder
Palau
    Culicomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (Mosquitoes and Midges)
     4 families, 34 genera, 168 species
Infraorder
Palau
    Psychodomorpha (Chevrolat, 1880)
     1 family, 8 genera, 17 species
Infraorder
Palau
    Tipulomorpha (Gistel, 1848) (Crane Flies)
     2 families, 13 genera, 46 species

Family overview for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in Palau
Bibionidae (Fleming, 1821) - 1 SpeciesMarch flies
Ceratopogonidae (Newman, 1834) - 96 SpeciesBiting midges
Chironomidae (Erichson, 1842) - 57 SpeciesMidges
Culicidae (Meigen, 1818) - 14 SpeciesMosquitoes
Keroplatidae (Rondani, 1856) - 4 SpeciesPredatory Fungus Gnats
Limoniidae (Speiser, 1909) - 45 SpeciesLimoniid Crane Flies
Mycetophilidae (Newman, 1834) - 12 SpeciesFungus gnats
Psychodidae (Newman, 1834) - 17 SpeciesOwl Midges
Simuliidae (Newman, 1834) - 1 SpeciesTurkey gnat
Tipulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesCrane Flies
10 Families with 248 Species in Palau


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Species overview - Checklist for Nematocera in Palau
Species with ANext  
Aedes dorseyi (Knight, 1946)Info
Aedes dybasi (Bohart, 1956)Info
Aedes gressitti (Bohart, 1956)Info
Aedes hensilli (Farner, 1945)Info
Aedes hui (Bohart, 1956)Info
Aedes lamelliferus (Bohart & Ingram, 1946)Info
Aedes lewelleni (Starkey & Webb, 1946)Info
Aedes palauensis (Bohart, 1956)Info
Allodia sabroskyi (Colless, 1966)Info
Allohelea insularis (Tokunaga, 1941)Info
Alluaudomyia bipunctata (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Alluaudomyia maculosipennis (Tokunaga, 1940)Info
Aspidionia palauensis (Colless, 1966)Info
Atrichopogon arciforceps (Tokunaga, 1941)Info
Atrichopogon armaticaudalis (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Atrichopogon brevicornis (Tokunaga, 1959)Info
Atrichopogon fenestriscutum (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Atrichopogon jacobsoni (De Meijere, 1907)Info
Atrichopogon raripilipennis (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Atrichopogon spinicaudalis (Tokunaga, 1959)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Bezzia maculifemorata (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Bezzia nigrialula (Tokunaga, 1959)Info
Bezzia spinositibialis (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Brunettia biformis (Edwards, 1928)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Cheilotrichia palauensis (Alexander, 1972)Info
Chironomus bicoloris (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Chironomus calipterus (Kieffer, 1908)Info
Chironomus carolinensis (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Chironomus crassicaudus (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Chironomus javanus (Kieffer, 1924)Info
Chironomus plumatisetigerus (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Chironomus praeapicalis (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Chironomus samoensis (Edwards, 1928)Info
Clogmia albipunctata (Williston, 1893)Moth midgeInfo
Clunio pacificus (Edwards, 1926)Info
Compterosmittia claggi (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Compterosmittia tuberculifera (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Conosia insularis (Alexander, 1942)Info
Corynoptera brevipalpis (Steffan, 1969)Info
Corynoptera heterochela (Steffan, 1969)Info
Corynoptera sabroskyi (Steffan, 1969)Info
Corynoptera sylviae (Steffan, 1969)Info
Cricotopus sabroskyi (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Cryptochironomus javae (Kieffer, 1924)Info
Culex annulirostris (Skuse, 1889)Common Banded MosquitoInfo
Culex bitaeniorhynchus (Giles, 1901)Info
Culex nigropunctatus (Edwards, 1926)Info
Culex quinquefasciatus (Say, 1823)House MosquitoInfo
Culicoides ardentissimus (Tokunaga, 1940)Info
Culicoides esakii (Tokunaga, 1940)Info
Culicoides flavimaculinotalis (Tokunaga, 1940)Info
Culicoides guttifer (De Meijere, 1907)Info
Culicoides histrio (Johannsen, 1946)Info
Culicoides kusaiensis (Tokunaga, 1940)Info
Culicoides palauensis (Tokunaga, 1959)Info
Culicoides peliliouensis (Tokunaga, 1936)Info
Culicoides peregrinus (Kieffer, 1910)Info
Culicoides pungens -> Culicoides obscurusInfo
Culicoides sabroskyi (Tokunaga, 1959)Info
Culicoides yasumatsui (Tokunaga, 1941)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dasyhelea carolinensis (Tokunaga, 1941)Info
Dasyhelea dybasi (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Dasyhelea esakii (Tokunaga, 1940)Info
Dasyhelea flavescens (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Dasyhelea fumala (Tokunaga, 1940)Info
Dasyhelea furcillifera (Tokunaga, 1959)Info
Dasyhelea gressitti (Tokunaga, 1959)Info
Dasyhelea insularis (Tokunaga, 1940)Info
Dasyhelea insulicola (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Dasyhelea intonsa (Debenham, 1987)Info
Dasyhelea nigripygma (Tokunaga, 1959)Info
Dasyhelea palauensis (Tokunaga, 1940)Info
Dasyhelea parvistylata (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Dasyhelea peliliouensis (Tokunaga, 1940)Info
Dasyhelea raripilosa (Tokunaga, 1940)Info
Dasyhelea sabroskyi (Tokunaga, 1959)Info
Dasyhelea sagittifera (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Dasyhelea striipennis (Tokunaga, 1959)Info
Dasyhelea subperfida (Tokunaga, 1940)Info
Dasyhelea subscutellata (Tokunaga, 1940)Info
Dasyhelea truncata (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Dasyhelea vittula (Tokunaga, 1959)Info
Dicranomyia cinereicapilla (Alexander, 1934)Info
Dicranomyia fullawayi (Alexander, 1915)Info
Dicranomyia fullawayi fullawayi (Alexander, 1915)Info
Dicranomyia guttula (Alexander, 1915)Info
Dicranomyia marina (Skuse, 1890)Info
Dicranomyia pectinunguis (Tokunaga, 1940)Info
Dicranomyia ponapensis (Alexander, 1940)Info
Dicranomyia ponthophila (Tokunaga, 1940)Info
Dicranomyia pontophila (Tokunaga, 1940)Info
Dicranomyia saltens (Doleschall, 1857)Info
Dicranomyia sordida (Brunetti, 1912)Info
Dicranomyia sordida sordida (Brunetti, 1912)Info
Dicranomyia tusitala (Alexander, 1921)Info
Dicranomyia tusitala palauicola (Alexander, 1972)Info
Downeshelea mcdanieli (Tokunaga, 1959)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Endochironomus palauensis (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Epicypta palauensis (Colless, 1966)Info
Erioptera geniculata (Edwards, 1931)Info
Species with FBack  Next  Top
Forcipomyia bituberculifera (Tokunaga, 1959)Info
Forcipomyia borbonica (Clastrier, 1959)Info
Forcipomyia carolinea (Tokunaga, 1959)Info
Forcipomyia carolinensis (Tokunaga, 1940)Info
Forcipomyia chrysopipennis (Wirth, 1966)Info
Forcipomyia deminuta (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Forcipomyia esakiana (Tokunaga, 1940)Info
Forcipomyia esakii (Tokunaga, 1940)Info
Forcipomyia fascicauda (Tokunaga, 1940)Info
Forcipomyia feminae (Tokunaga, 1940)Info
Forcipomyia flavitibialis (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Forcipomyia fuscimana (Kieffer, 1921)Info
Forcipomyia fuscimanus (Kieffer, 1921)Info
Forcipomyia gressitti (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Forcipomyia hamata (Tokunaga, 1959)Info
Forcipomyia hamaticauda (Tokunaga, 1959)Info
Forcipomyia masaakii (Debenham, 1989)Info
Forcipomyia oligarthra (Saunders, 1957)Info
Forcipomyia ornata (Tokunaga, 1940)Info
Forcipomyia pectinunguis (De Meijere, 1923)Info
Forcipomyia punctipes (Edwards, 1928)Info
Forcipomyia sabroskyi (Tokunaga, 1959)Info
Forcipomyia sauteri (Kieffer, 1912)Info
Forcipomyia spinipenis (Tokunaga, 1959)Info
Forcipomyia squamianulipes (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Forcipomyia subspadicifascia (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Forcipomyia swezeyana (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Forcipomyia unitheca (Tokunaga, 1959)Info
Forcipomyia unituberculata (Tokunaga, 1959)Info
Forcipomyia yapensis (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Geranomyia aeruginosa (Alexander, 1972)Info
Geranomyia dybasi (Alexander, 1972)Info
Geranomyia palauensis (Alexander, 1972)Info
Gonomyia pietatis (Alexander, 1940)Info
Gonomyia secreta (Alexander, 1931)Info
Gonomyia yapensis (Alexander, 1972)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Heteropterna annulipes (Colless, 1966)Info
Holorusia palauensis (Alexander, 1940)Info
Species with KBack  Next  Top
Kiefferulus longilobus (Kieffer, 1916)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Laurypta apicalis (Colless, 1966)Info
Libnotes bidentoides (Alexander, 1972)Info
Libnotes biprotensa (Alexander, 1972)Info
Libnotes majorina (Alexander, 1972)Info
Libnotes notata (Van Der Wulp, 1878)Info
Libnotes notata notata (Van Der Wulp, 1878)Info
Libnotes notata solomonis (Alexander, 1924)Info
Libnotes phaeozoma (Alexander, 1972)Info
Libnotes sabroskyi (Alexander, 1972)Info
Libnotes strigivena (Walker, 1861)Info
Limonia marina -> Dicranomyia marinaInfo
Limonia yapicola (Alexander, 1972)Info
Logima cochlearia (Satchell, 1950)Info
Lutzia fuscana (Wiedemann, 1820)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Mallochohelea sabroskyi (Tokunaga, 1959)Info
Manota hamulata (Colless, 1966)Info
Manota hanulata (Colless, 1966)Info
Monohelea palauensis (Tokunaga, 1959)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Neoplatyura palauensis (Colless, 1966)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Orfelia micella (Colless, 1966)Info
Orimarga palauiana (Alexander, 1940)Info
Orimarga perextensa (Alexander, 1972)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Philosepedon tineiformis (Edwards, 1928)Info
Phytosciara brachygaster (Steffan, 1969)Info
Plecia palauensis (Hardy, 1957)Info
Polypedilum albicorpus (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Polypedilum concomitatum (Johannsen, 1932)Info
Polypedilum convexum (Johannsen, 1932)Info
Polypedilum dybasi (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Polypedilum medivittatum (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Polypedilum nodosum (Johannsen, 1932)Info
Polypedilum palauense (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Polypedilum spadix (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Polypedilum trukense (Tokunaga, 1940)Info
Polypedilum yapense (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Pontomyia oceana (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Pseudosmittia bicinctura (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Pseudosmittia brachydicrana (Edwards, 1927)Info
Pseudosmittia dupia (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Pseudosmittia dupla (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Pseudosmittia insulsa (Johannsen, 1946)Info
Pseudosmittia kraussi (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Pseudosmittia maculiventris (Edwards, 1933)Info
Pseudosmittia palauensis (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Pseudosmittia tokunagi (Ferrington & Saether, 2011)Info
Pseudosmittia triangula (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Pseudosmittia zonata (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Pseudozygoneura musicola (Steffan, 1969)Info
Psychoda hemicorcula (Quate, 1959)Info
Psychoda hespera (Quate, 1959)Info
Psychoda hespersa (Quate, 1959)Info
Psychoda lucubrans (Quate, 1959)Info
Psychoda mediocris (Quate, 1959)Info
Psychoda ochra (Quate, 1959)Info
Psychoda parsivena (Quate, 1959)Info
Psychoda yapensis (Quate, 1959)Info
Psychodocha acutilamina (Quate, 1959)Info
Psychodocha hemicorcula (Quate, 1959)Info
Psychodocha plaesia (Quate, 1959)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rhagosmittia maculiventris (Edwards, 1935)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Scythropochroa quadrispinosa (Steffan, 1969)Info
Semiocladius brevicornis (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Serromyia esakii (Tokunaga, 1940)Info
Simulium palauense (Stone, 1964)Info
Smittia bicinctura -> Orthocladiinae bicincturaInfo
Stempellina emarginata (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Stempellina gressitti (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Stenochironomus sabroskyi (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Stilobezzia calcaris (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Stilobezzia fulviscuta (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Stilobezzia fuscigenua (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Stilobezzia inermipes (Kieffer, 1912)Info
Stilobezzia latiforceps (Tokunaga, 1959)Info
Stilobezzia latiforceps latiforceps ()Info
Stilobezzia latiforceps setigera (Tokunaga In Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Stilobezzia pallidicornis (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Stilobezzia setigera (Tokunaga, 1959)Info
Stilobezzia spadicicoxalis (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Stilobezzia subsoror (Tokunaga, 1941)Info
Stilobezzia subviridis (Macfie, 1934)Info
Stilobezzia tenuiforceps (Tokunaga & Murachi, 1959)Info
Stilobezzia truncata (Tokunaga, 1959)Info
Stilobezzia unifascidorsalis (Tokunaga, 1959)Info
Styringomyia didyma (Grimshaw, 1901)Info
Styringomyia sabroskyi (Alexander, 1972)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tanytarsus dybasi (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Tanytarsus halophilae (Edwards, 1926)Info
Tanytarsus insulicola (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Tanytarsus lamnicaudus (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Tanytarsus latiforceps (Edwards, 1941)Info
Tanytarsus magnihamatus (Tokunaga, 1933)Info
Tanytarsus ovatus (Johannsen, 1932)Info
Tanytarsus pelagicus (Tokunaga, 1933)Info
Tanytarsus ponapensis (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Tanytarsus simplex (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Tanytarsus tricuspis (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Tanytarsus upoluensis (Ashe, 1985)Info
Telmatoscopus daedalus (Quate, 1959)Info
Thalassomya maritima (Wirth, 1947)Info
Thalassomya sabroskyi (Tokunaga, 1964)Info
Thrypticomyia arachnophila (Alexander, 1927)Info
Thrypticomyia carolinensis (Alexander, 1940)Info
Thrypticomyia tetrachaeta (Alexander, 1972)Info
Trentepohlia australasiae (Skuse, 1890)Info
Trentepohlia dybasiana (Alexander, 1972)Info
Trentepohlia guamensis (Alexander, 1915)Info
Trentepohlia poliocephala (Alexander, 1929)Info
Trichomyia palauensis (Quate, 1959)Info
Species with VBack  Top
Verrallina pipkini (Bohart, 1957)Info
248 Species in Nematocera for Palau 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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