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Distribution path and Subregions of Seychelles (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - East Africa - Indian Ocean islands - Seychelles
Subregions: Amirante Islands, Coralline Seychelles (Aldabra Group), Mahé, Praslin Island, Silhouette Island
Taxonomy for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in Seychelles
Class
Seychelles
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 262 families, 1389 genera, 2693 species
Tree
Subclass
Seychelles
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 260 families, 1385 genera, 2688 species
Tree
Infraclass
Seychelles
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 253 families, 1364 genera, 2654 species
Tree
Superorder
Seychelles
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 176 families, 1067 genera, 2052 species
Tree
Order
Seychelles
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 52 families, 297 genera, 536 species
Tree
Suborder
Seychelles
Nematocera (Latreille, 1825) (Long-horned flies)
 12 families, 100 genera, 191 species
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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
Seychelles
    Bibionomorpha (Hennig, 1954) (Gnats)
     4 families, 38 genera, 64 species
Infraorder
Seychelles
    Culicomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (Mosquitoes and Midges)
     4 families, 32 genera, 82 species
Infraorder
Seychelles
    Psychodomorpha (Chevrolat, 1880)
     3 families, 11 genera, 13 species
Infraorder
Seychelles
    Tipulomorpha (Gistel, 1848) (Crane Flies)
     1 family, 19 genera, 32 species

Family overview for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in Seychelles
Anisopodidae (Knab, 1912) - 1 SpeciesWood Gnats
Bibionidae (Fleming, 1821) - 0 SpeciesMarch flies
Cecidomyiidae (Newman, 1834) - 27 SpeciesGall gnats
Ceratopogonidae (Newman, 1834) - 51 SpeciesBiting midges
Chironomidae (Erichson, 1842) - 19 SpeciesMidges
Culicidae (Meigen, 1818) - 11 SpeciesMosquitoes
Keroplatidae (Rondani, 1856) - 3 SpeciesPredatory Fungus Gnats
Limoniidae (Speiser, 1909) - 32 SpeciesLimoniid Crane Flies
Mycetophilidae (Newman, 1834) - 31 SpeciesFungus gnats
Psychodidae (Newman, 1834) - 8 SpeciesOwl Midges
Scatopsidae (Newman, 1834) - 4 SpeciesMinute black scavenger flies
Sciaridae (Billberg, 1820) - 3 SpeciesDark winged fungus gnats
Simuliidae (Newman, 1834) - 1 SpeciesTurkey gnat
Tipulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 0 SpeciesCrane Flies
14 Families with 191 Species in Seychelles


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Species overview - Checklist for Nematocera in Seychelles
Species with ANext  
Aedes albocephalus (Theobald, 1903)Info
Aedes fryeri (Theobald, 1912)Info
Aedes lambrechti (Someren, 1971)Info
Aedes seychellensis (Theobald, 1912)Info
Aedes vansomerenae (Mattingly, 1955)Info
Allactoneura argentosquamosa (Enderlein, 1910)Info
Alluaudomyia inexspectata (Clastrier, 1983)Info
Alluaudomyia marmorata (Carter, Ingram & Macfie, 1921)Info
Amesicrium nanum (Enderlein, 1911)Info
Asynapta northi (Spungis, 2006)Info
Atrichopogon lampronotus (Kieffer, 1911)Info
Atrichopogon trichotomma (Kieffer, 1911)Info
Atypophthalmus magnicauda -> Atypophthalmus seychellanusInfo
Atypophthalmus mahensis (Edwards, 1912)Info
Atypophthalmus seychellanus (Alexander, 1956)Info
Atypophthalmus thomasseti (Edwards, 1912)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Bezzia ornatissima (Kieffer, 1911)Info
Bezzia rufipes (Kieffer, 1911)Info
Bezzia seychelleana (Kieffer, 1911)Info
Bezzia spinosella (Clastrier, 1983)Info
Brachypogon ethelae (Spinelli & Grogan, 1998)Info
Bradysia bishopi (Steffan, 1973)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Ceratosciara corniculata (Enderlein, 1911)Info
Chironomus linearis (Kieffer, 1911)Info
Chironomus scotti (Kieffer, 1911)Info
Chrysodiplosis pulchricornis (Kieffer, 1911)Info
Clastobasis maculicoxa (Enderlein, 1910)Info
Clastobasis seychellensis (Enderlein, 1910)Info
Clinodiplosis insularum (Kieffer, 1911)Info
Clinodiplosis scotti (Kieffer, 1911)Info
Clinophaena mahensis (Kieffer, 1911)Info
Clunio gerlachi (Saether, 2004)Info
Corynoneura seyechellensis (Kieffer, 1911)Info
Culex scottii (Theobald, 1912)Info
Culex simpsoni (Theobald, 1905)Info
Culex stellatus (Van Someren, 1947)Info
Culicoides adamskii (Wirth, 1990)Info
Culicoides kusaiensis (Tokunaga, 1940)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dasyhelea aurantiaca (Kieffer, 1911)Info
Dasyhelea bipunctata (Wirth & Messersmith, 1977)Info
Dasyhelea cogani (Wirth, 1990)Info
Dasyhelea davidi (Clastrier, 1983)Info
Dasyhelea fosteri (Clastrier, 1983)Info
Dasyhelea hutsoni (Wirth, 1990)Info
Dasyhelea latiforceps (Clastrier, 1983)Info
Dasyhelea nigricans (Carter, Ingram & Macfie, 1921)Info
Dasyhelea scotti (Kieffer, 1911)Info
Dasyhelea seychellensis (Kieffer, 1911)Info
Dasyhelea speciosa (Clastrier, 1983)Info
Dasyhelea tamsi (Wirth & Messersmith, 1977)Info
Dicranomyia corallicola mayotteana (Alexander, 1959)Info
Dicranomyia gardineri (Edwards, 1912)Info
Dicranomyia tipulipes (Karsch, 1886)Info
Dicrotendipes binotatus (Kieffer, 1911)Info
Dicrotendipes freemani (Epler, 1988)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Elephantomyia insularis (Edwards, 1912)Info
Epicypta collaris (Enderlein, 1910)Info
Epicypta limbatifemur (Enderlein, 1910)Info
Epicypta luridiceps (Enderlein, 1910)Info
Epicypta seychellensis (Enderlein, 1910)Info
Epidapus gracilipes (Menzel, 2007)Info
Epidapus nanus (Menzel, 2007)Info
Erioptera albicapitella (Edwards, 1912)Info
Erioptera maculosa (Edwards, 1912)Info
Euricrium corniculata (Enderlein, 1911)Info
Eurygarka cyphostylus (Curler, 2008)Info
Exechia areolata (Enderlein, 1910)Info
Exechia flabellipennis (Enderlein, 1910)Info
Exechia subvenosa (Enderlein, 1910)Info
Exechia tricincta (Enderlein, 1910)Info
Species with FBack  Next  Top
Forcipomyia biannulata (Ingram & Macfie, 1924)Info
Forcipomyia borbonica (Clastrier, 1959)Info
Forcipomyia chrysolopha (Kieffer, 1911)Info
Forcipomyia falcinella (Kieffer, 1911)Info
Forcipomyia fuliginata (Clastrier, 1983)Info
Forcipomyia hutsoni (Wirth & Ratanaworabhan, 1976)Info
Forcipomyia latiunguis (Clastrier, 1983)Info
Forcipomyia lefanui (Carter, 1916)Info
Forcipomyia mahensis (Kieffer, 1911)Info
Forcipomyia psilonota (Kieffer, 1911)Info
Forcipomyia richardlanei (Clastrier, 1983)Info
Forcipomyia sensillata (Clastrier, 1983)Info
Forcipomyia sexannulata (Clastrier, 1983)Info
Forcipomyia tsacasi (Clastrier, 1983)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Geranomyia edwardsella (Alexander, 1967)Info
Geranomyia immaculata -> Geranomyia edwardsellaInfo
Gonomyia flavonotata (Edwards, 1912)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hebetula hexacantha (Kieffer, 1911)Info
Hexatoma ferruginea (Edwards, 1912)Info
Hexatoma fuscinervis (Edwards, 1912)Info
Hexatoma luteipennis (Edwards, 1912)Info
Hexatoma obscuripennis (Edwards, 1912)Info
Homohelea stuckenbergi (Meillon, 1961)Info
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Idiocera aldabrensis (Edwards, 1912)Info
Species with KBack  Next  Top
Kiefferulus chloronotus (Kieffer, 1911)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lasiodiplosis homotomus (Kieffer, 1911)Info
Laurypta laevis (Enderlein, 1910)Info
Ledomyia aurofulgens (Kieffer, 1911)Info
Ledomyia mahensis (Kieffer, 1911)Info
Ledomyia monilicornis (Kieffer, 1911)Info
Ledomyia styloptera (Kieffer, 1911)Info
Lepidobremia mahensis (Kieffer, 1911)Info
Lepidodiplosis calopus (Kieffer, 1911)Info
Lepidodiplosis filipes (Kieffer, 1911)Info
Lepidodiplosis mahensis (Kieffer, 1911)Info
Lepidodiplosis nocticolor (Kieffer, 1911)Info
Lepidodiplosis seychellensis (Kieffer, 1911)Info
Lepidodiplosis squamosipes (Kieffer, 1911)Info
Lepidopodus nigratipes (Kieffer, 1911)Info
Leptoconops spinosifrons (Carter, 1921)Info
Lestodiplosis ciliatipennis (Kieffer, 1911)Info
Lestodiplosis scottianus (Kieffer, 1911)Info
Libnotes rhizosema (Speiser, 1909)Info
Limonia iridescens (Edwards, 1912)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Manota flavipes (Enderlein, 1910)Info
Megommata seychelli (Barnes, 1939)Info
Mesochria scottiana (Enderlein, 1910)Info
Metacanthohelea cogani (Wirth & Grogan, 1988)Info
Molophilus perflaveolus (Alexander, 1918)Info
Monohelea pulchripennis (Kieffer, 1911)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nanodiplosis squamosus (Kieffer, 1911)Info
Neoplatyura axillariger (Enderlein, 1910)Info
Neurobezzia tsacasi (Clastrier, 1983)Info
Nilobezzia scotti (Kieffer, 1911)Info
Notiocharis insignis (Eaton, 1913)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Orimarga fryeri (Edwards, 1912)Info
Orimarga scotti (Edwards, 1912)Info
Ormosia perpusilla (Edwards, 1912)Info
Orthocladius megalochirus (Kieffer, 1911)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Panimerus notabilis (Eaton, 1893)Info
Panimerus scotti -> Panimerus notabilisInfo
Paramerina minima (Kieffer, 1911)Info
Peromyia seychellensis (Kieffer, 1911)Info
Philosepedon triungulata (Eaton, 1913)Info
Phronia brevifurcata (Enderlein, 1910)Info
Phronia brevifurcatus (Enderlein, 1910)Info
Planodiplosis insularis (Kieffer, 1911)Info
Platurocypta limbatifemur (Enderlein, 1910)Info
Platyprosthiogyne metameromelina (Enderlein, 1910)Info
Polypedilum glabripenne (Kieffer, 1911)Info
Polypedilum melanophilum (Kieffer, 1911)Info
Polypedilum silhouettarium (Saether, 2004)Info
Psectrosciara brunnescens (Brunetti, 1911)Info
Psectrosciara mahensis -> Psectrosciara brunnescensInfo
Pseudexechia silhouettensis (Enderlein, 1910)Info
Pseudosmittia mahensis (Kieffer, 1911)Info
Pseudosmittia melanostolus (Kieffer, 1911)Info
Pseudosmittia remigula (Saether, 2004)Info
Psychoda solitaria (Eaton, 1913)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rhegmoclema rufithorax (Enderlein, 1912)Info
Rhegmoclemina botulus (Haenni, 2007)Info
Rhipidia spadicithorax (Edwards, 1912)Info
Rhymoleia maculicoxa (Enderlein, 1910)Info
Rhymoleia seychellensis (Enderlein, 1910)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Sceptonia metameromelina (Enderlein, 1910)Info
Sciara albicoxa (Enderlein, 1912)Info
Sciara biformata (Enderlein, 1912)Info
Sciara divergens (Enderlein, 1912)Info
Sciara leucocera (Kieffer, 1912)Info
Sciara mahensis (Kieffer, 1912)Info
Sciara rimiscutellata (Enderlein, 1912)Info
Sciara seychellensis (Enderlein, 1912)Info
Scythropochroa latefurcata (Enderlein, 1911)Info
Serromyia festiva (Kieffer, 1911)Info
Seychellepidosis spinosa (Spungis, 2007)Info
Simulium speculiventre (Enderlein, 1914)Info
Stilobezzia areolaris (Kieffer, 1911)Info
Stilobezzia mahensis (Clastrier, 1983)Info
Stilobezzia nyei (Clastrier, 1983)Info
Stilobezzia pallidipes (Clastrier, 1983)Info
Stilobezzia seychelleana (Clastrier, 1983)Info
Stilobezzia spirogyrae (Carter, Ingram & Macfie, 1921)Info
Styringomyia annulipes (Enderlein, 1912)Info
Styringomyia mahensis (Edwards, 1912)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tanypus complanatus (Saether, 2004)Info
Tanytarsus atomarius (Kieffer, 1918)Info
Tanytarsus pallidissimus (Kieffer, 1911)Info
Tasiocera minutissima (Edwards, 1912)Info
Telmatoscopus fryeri (Eaton, 1913)Info
Thrypticomyia seychellensis (Edwards, 1912)Info
Toxorhina seychellarum (Edwards, 1912)Info
Toxorhina seychellarum seychellarum (Edwards, 1912)Info
Trentepohlia pennipes (Osten Sacken, 1888)Info
Trichomyia pedicillata (Satchell, 1956)Info
Trichopteromyia latipennis ()Info
Trisopsis nana (Kieffer, 1911)Info
Species with UBack  Next  Top
Uranotaenia browni (Loew, 1869)Info
Uranotaenia nepenthes (Theobald, 1912)Info
Uranotaenia pandani (Theobald, 1912)Info
Species with WBack  Next  Top
Winnertzia mahensis (Kieffer, 1911)Info
Species with XBack  Top
Xenoplatyura hutsoni (Matile, 1972)Info
191 Species in Nematocera for Seychelles 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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