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Distribution path and Subregions of Polynesia (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Oceania - Polynesia
Subregions: American Samoa, Cook Islands, French Polynesia (Austral Islands, Marquesas Islands, Society Islands), Hawaii (Kaua´i, Moloka´i, O´ahu), New Zealand (Auckland Islands, Campbell Islands, Chatham Islands, Kermadec Islands, North Island, South Island), Niue, Norfolk Island, Pitcairn Islands, Samoa, Tokelau, Tonga, Tuvalu (Funafuti Atoll), Wallis and Futuna
Taxonomy for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in Polynesia
Class
Polynesia
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 535 families, 5766 genera, 22774 species
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Subclass
Polynesia
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 529 families, 5756 genera, 22760 species
Tree
Infraclass
Polynesia
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 510 families, 5687 genera, 22604 species
Tree
Superorder
Polynesia
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 338 families, 4444 genera, 18861 species
Tree
Order
Polynesia
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 95 families, 1089 genera, 5820 species
Tree
Suborder
Polynesia
Nematocera (Latreille, 1825) (Long-horned flies)
 23 families, 359 genera, 2254 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
Polynesia
    Bibionomorpha (Hennig, 1954) (Gnats)
     7 families, 146 genera, 717 species
Infraorder
Polynesia
    Blephariceromorpha (Rohdendorf, 1961)
     1 family, 3 genera, 9 species
Infraorder
Polynesia
    Culicomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (Mosquitoes and Midges)
     7 families, 111 genera, 500 species
Infraorder
Polynesia
    Psychodomorpha (Chevrolat, 1880)
     4 families, 28 genera, 141 species
Infraorder
Polynesia
    Ptychopteromorpha (Wood & Borkent, 1986)
     1 family, 1 genus, 5 species
Infraorder
Polynesia
    Tipulomorpha (Gistel, 1848) (Crane Flies)
     3 families, 70 genera, 882 species

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Family overview for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in Polynesia
Anisopodidae (Knab, 1912) - 6 SpeciesWood Gnats
Bibionidae (Fleming, 1821) - 15 SpeciesMarch flies
Blephariceridae (Loew, 1861) - 9 SpeciesNet-winged midges
Canthyloscelidae (Enderlein, 1912) - 5 Species
Cecidomyiidae (Newman, 1834) - 173 SpeciesGall gnats
Ceratopogonidae (Newman, 1834) - 99 SpeciesBiting midges
Chaoboridae (Newman, 1834) - 1 SpeciesPhantom midges
Chironomidae (Erichson, 1842) - 248 SpeciesMidges
Culicidae (Meigen, 1818) - 60 SpeciesMosquitoes
Ditomyiidae (Keilin, 1919) - 32 Species
Dixidae (Schiner, 1868) - 13 SpeciesDixid Midges
Keroplatidae (Rondani, 1856) - 90 SpeciesPredatory Fungus Gnats
Limoniidae (Speiser, 1909) - 727 SpeciesLimoniid Crane Flies
Mycetophilidae (Newman, 1834) - 395 SpeciesFungus gnats
Psychodidae (Newman, 1834) - 121 SpeciesOwl Midges
Rangomaramidae (Jaschhof & Didham, 2002) - 11 Species
Scatopsidae (Newman, 1834) - 9 SpeciesMinute black scavenger flies
Sciaridae (Billberg, 1820) - 0 SpeciesDark winged fungus gnats
Simuliidae (Newman, 1834) - 68 SpeciesTurkey gnat
Tanyderidae (Alexander, 1919) - 5 SpeciesPrimitive crane flies
Thaumaleidae (Bezzi, 1913) - 11 SpeciesSolitary midges
Tipulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 133 SpeciesCrane Flies
Trichoceridae (Rondani, 1841) - 22 SpeciesWinter Crane Flies
23 Families with 2253 Species in Polynesia
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Species overview - Checklist for Nematocera in Polynesia without family allocation
Starkomyia inexpecta (Jaschhof, 2004)Info
1 Species in Nematocera for Polynesia 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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