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Distribution path and Subregions of Solomon Islands (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Oceania - Melanesia - Solomon Islands
Subregions: Santa Ana, Santa Cruz Islands
Taxonomy for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in Solomon Islands
Class
Solomon Islands
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 231 families, 1348 genera, 3419 species
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Subclass
Solomon Islands
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 231 families, 1348 genera, 3419 species
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Infraclass
Solomon Islands
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 225 families, 1324 genera, 3385 species
Tree
Superorder
Solomon Islands
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 161 families, 1053 genera, 2828 species
Tree
Order
Solomon Islands
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 56 families, 355 genera, 902 species
Tree
Suborder
Solomon Islands
Nematocera (Latreille, 1825) (Long-horned flies)
 13 families, 59 genera, 243 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
Solomon Islands
    Bibionomorpha (Hennig, 1954) (Gnats)
     3 families, 5 genera, 12 species
Infraorder
Solomon Islands
    Culicomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (Mosquitoes and Midges)
     5 families, 33 genera, 170 species
Infraorder
Solomon Islands
    Psychodomorpha (Chevrolat, 1880)
     2 families, 2 genera, 3 species
Infraorder
Solomon Islands
    Ptychopteromorpha (Wood & Borkent, 1986)
     1 family, 2 genera, 3 species
Infraorder
Solomon Islands
    Tipulomorpha (Gistel, 1848) (Crane Flies)
     2 families, 17 genera, 55 species

Family overview for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in Solomon Islands
Bibionidae (Fleming, 1821) - 4 SpeciesMarch flies
Ceratopogonidae (Newman, 1834) - 31 SpeciesBiting midges
Chaoboridae (Newman, 1834) - 2 SpeciesPhantom midges
Culicidae (Meigen, 1818) - 121 SpeciesMosquitoes
Dixidae (Schiner, 1868) - 2 SpeciesDixid Midges
Keroplatidae (Rondani, 1856) - 2 SpeciesPredatory Fungus Gnats
Limoniidae (Speiser, 1909) - 45 SpeciesLimoniid Crane Flies
Mycetophilidae (Newman, 1834) - 6 SpeciesFungus gnats
Psychodidae (Newman, 1834) - 2 SpeciesOwl Midges
Scatopsidae (Newman, 1834) - 1 SpeciesMinute black scavenger flies
Simuliidae (Newman, 1834) - 14 SpeciesTurkey gnat
Tanyderidae (Alexander, 1919) - 3 SpeciesPrimitive crane flies
Tipulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 10 SpeciesCrane Flies
13 Families with 243 Species in Solomon Islands


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Species overview - Checklist for Nematocera in Solomon Islands
Species with ANext  
Aedeomyia catasticta (Knab, 1909)Info
Aedes aegypti -> Stegomyia aegyptiYellow fever mosquitoInfo
Aedes albilabris (Edwards, 1925)Info
Aedes albolineatus (Theobald, 1904)Info
Aedes alboscutellatus (Theobald, 1905)Info
Aedes argyronotum (Belkin, 1962)Info
Aedes aurantius -> Mucidus aurantiusInfo
Aedes becki (Belkin, 1962)Info
Aedes bougainvillensis (Marks, 1947)Info
Aedes buxtoni (Belkin, 1962)Info
Aedes carmenti -> Verrallina carmentiInfo
Aedes chionodes (Belkin, 1962)Info
Aedes daggyi (Stone & Bohart, 1944)Info
Aedes dasyorrhus -> Lorrainea dasyorrhusInfo
Aedes franclemonti (Belkin, 1962)Info
Aedes fuscipalpis (Belkin, 1962)Info
Aedes fuscitarsis (Belkin, 1962)Info
Aedes gurneyi (Stone & Bohart, 1944)Info
Aedes hebrideus (Edwards, 1926)Info
Aedes hoguei (Belkin, 1962)Info
Aedes hollingsheadi (Belkins, 1962)Info
Aedes horotoi (Taylor, 1972)Info
Aedes imprimens -> Edwardsaedes imprimensInfo
Aedes knighti (Stone & Bohart, 1944)Info
Aedes kochi -> Finlaya kochiInfo
Aedes lineatus -> Verrallina lineataInfo
Aedes longiforceps (Edwards, 1929)Info
Aedes maffi (Taylor & Tenorio, 1974)Info
Aedes maffii (Taylor & Tenorio, 1974)Info
Aedes mccormicki (Belkin, 1962)Info
Aedes mcdonaldi (Belkin, 1962)Info
Aedes neogeorgianus (Belkin, 1962)Info
Aedes painei (Knight, 1948)Info
Aedes papuensis (Taylor, 1914)Info
Aedes perryi (Belkin, 1962)Info
Aedes quasiscutellaris (Farner & Bohart, 1944)Info
Aedes roai (Belkin, 1962)Info
Aedes robinsoni (Belkin, 1962)Info
Aedes rubiginosus (Belkin, 1962)Info
Aedes schlosseri (Belkin, 1962)Info
Aedes solomonis (Stone & Bohart, 1944)Info
Aedes tulagiensis (Edwards, 1926)Info
Aedes varuae (Belkin, 1962)Info
Aedes vigilax -> Ochlerotatus vigilaxSalt-marsh MosquitoInfo
Aedimorphus alboscutellatus (Theobald, 1905)Info
Alluaudomyia astera (Tokunaga, 1963)Info
Alluaudomyia bifasciata (Tokunaga, 1963)Info
Anopheles farauti (Laveran, 1902)Info
Anopheles hinesorum (Schmidt, 2001)Info
Anopheles irenicus (Schmidt, 2003)Info
Anopheles koliensis (Owen, 1945)Info
Anopheles lungae (Belkin & Schlosser, 1944)Info
Anopheles nataliae (Belkin, 1945)Info
Anopheles punctulatus (Dönitz, 1901)Info
Anopheles rennellensis (Taylor & Maffi, 1991)Info
Anopheles solomonis (Belkin, Knight & Rozeboom, 1945)Info
Armigeres breinli (Taylor, 1914)Info
Aspistes harti (Malloch, 1920)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Bironella hollandi (Taylor, 1934)Info
Brachypogon kraussi (Grogan & Wirth, 1981)Info
Brachypogon tokunagai (Grogan & Wirth, 1981)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Coquillettidia lutea (Belkin, 1962)Info
Corethrella canningsi (Borkent, 2008)Info
Corethrella solomonis (Belkin, 1962)Info
Culex annulirostris (Skuse, 1889)Common Banded MosquitoInfo
Culex annulirostris annulirostris (Skuse, 1889)Common Banded MosquitoInfo
Culex atracus (Colless, 1960)Info
Culex becki (Belkin, 1962)Info
Culex belkini (Stone & Penn, 1948)Info
Culex bergi (Belkin, 1962)Info
Culex bougainvillensis (Steffan, 1979)Info
Culex fragilis (Ludlow, 1903)Info
Culex fraudatrix (Theobald, 1905)Info
Culex halifaxii -> Lutzia halifaxiiInfo
Culex hurlbuti (Belkin, 1962)Info
Culex laffooni (Belkin, 1962)Info
Culex lairdi (Belkin, 1962)Info
Culex leonardi (Belkin, 1962)Info
Culex omani (Belkin, 1962)Info
Culex oweni (Belkin, 1962)Info
Culex papuensis (Taylor, 1914)Info
Culex perkinsi (Stone & Penn, 1948)Info
Culex perryi (Belkin, 1962)Info
Culex pullus (Theobald, 1905)Info
Culex quinquefasciatus (Say, 1823)House MosquitoInfo
Culex sitiens (Wiedemann, 1828)Saltmarsh culexInfo
Culex solomonis (Edwards, 1929)Info
Culex squamosus (Taylor, 1914)Info
Culex walukasi (Belkin, 1962)Info
Culex whittingtoni (Belkin, 1962)Info
Culex winkleri (Belkin, 1962)Info
Culicoides actoni (Smith, 1929)Info
Culicoides ardleyi (Tokunaga, 1962)Info
Culicoides baisasi (Wirth & Hubert, 1959)Info
Culicoides belkini (Wirth & Arnaud, 1969)Info
Culicoides bougainvillae (Tokunaga, 1962)Info
Culicoides brevitarsis (Kieffer, 1917)Horse hypersensitive biting midgeInfo
Culicoides costalis (Tokunaga, 1963)Info
Culicoides culiciphagus (Wirth & Hubert, 1959)Info
Culicoides flavescens (Macfie, 1937)Info
Culicoides fragmentum (Tokunaga, 1962)Info
Culicoides fulvus (Sen & Gupta, 1959)Info
Culicoides jacobsoni (Macfie, 1934)Info
Culicoides mollis (Edwards, 1928)Info
Culicoides palpifer (Gupta & Ghosh, 1956)Info
Culicoides paragarciai (Dyce, 1996)Info
Culicoides pungens -> Culicoides obscurusInfo
Culicoides pygmaeus (Tokunaga, 1963)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dasyhelea atronotata (Macfie, 1938)Info
Dasyhelea forsteri (Grogan & Wirth, 1981)Info
Dasyhelea humilis (Macfie, 1938)Info
Dicranomyia cruzi (Alexander, 1936)Info
Dicranomyia fuscolata (Alexander, 1936)Info
Dicranomyia laffooniana (Alexander, 1948)Info
Dicranomyia posticanivea (Alexander, 1978)Info
Dixella solomonis (Belkin, 1962)Info
Dixina solomonis (Belkin, 1962)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Edwardsaedes imprimens (Walker, 1861)Info
Epiphragma staplesi (Alexander, 1948)Info
Erioptera thaumasta (Alexander, 1950)Info
Euceroplatus rivalis (Matile, 1990)Info
Species with FBack  Next  Top
Finlaya kochi (Dönitz, 1901)Info
Forcipomyia crocea (Debenham, 1983)Info
Forcipomyia lairdi (Wirth, 1956)Info
Forcipomyia perae (Debenham, 1983)Info
Forcipomyia serridentata (Debenham, 1983)Info
Forcipomyia townsvillensis (Taylor, 1918)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Geranomyia vanikorensis (Alexander, 1934)Info
Gonomyia biensis (Alexander, 1978)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hodgesia cairnsensis (Taylor, 1919)Info
Hodgesia solomonis (Belkin, 1962)Info
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Indotipula melanodonta (Alexander, 1978)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Leptoconops albiventris (Meijere, 1915)Info
Libnotes bipartita (Alexander, 1936)Info
Libnotes colossa (Alexander, 1971)Info
Libnotes colossus (Alexander, 1971)Info
Libnotes delandi (Alexander, 1934)Info
Libnotes ephippiata (Alexander, 1936)Info
Libnotes malaitae (Alexander, 1978)Info
Libnotes manni (Alexander, 1924)Info
Libnotes minyneura (Alexander, 1978)Info
Libnotes notata (Van Der Wulp, 1878)Info
Libnotes notata solomonis (Alexander, 1924)Info
Libnotes willowsi (Alexander, 1936)Info
Limonia aureolenta (Alexander, 1948)Info
Limonia fullowayi (Alexander, 1915)Info
Limonia graciosa (Alexander, 1978)Info
Limonia kraussi ()Info
Limonia macateei (Alexander, 1916)Info
Limonia ubensis (Alexander, 1930)Info
Lorrainea dasyorrhus (King & Hoogstraal, 1946)Info
Lutzia halifaxii (Theobald, 1903)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Malaya solomonis (Wharton, 1947)Info
Manota bicuspis (Hippa, 2007)Info
Manota nimia (Kurina & Hippa, 2015)Info
Manota pentacantha (Hippa, 2007)Info
Manota perissochaeta (Hippa, 2007)Info
Manota unisetata (Kurina & Hippa, 2015)Info
Mansonia melanesiensis (Belkin, 1962)Info
Megistocera filipes fuscana (Wiedemann, 1820)Info
Mimomyia bougainvillensis (Belkin, 1962)Info
Mimomyia gurneyi (Belkin, 1962)Info
Mimomyia solomonis (Belkin, 1962)Info
Mucidus aurantius (Theobald, 1907)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Neosphaeromias choriodes (Grogan & Wirth, 1982)Info
Nephrotoma kraussiana (Alexander, 1978)Info
Nephrotoma opima (Alexander, 1924)Info
Nephrotoma solomonis (Alexander, 1924)Info
Nephrotoma solomonis guadalcanarana (Alexander, 1936)Info
Nephrotoma solomonis malaitana (Alexander, 1936)Info
Nephrotoma solomonis solomonis (Alexander, 1924)Info
Newsteadia guadalcanalia (Morrison, 1952)Info
Newsteadia samoana (Morrison, 1952)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Ochlerotatus macintoshi (Marks, 1959)Info
Ochlerotatus vigilax (Skuse, 1889)Salt-marsh MosquitoInfo
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Plecia amplipennis (Skuse, 1888)Info
Plecia laffooni (Hardy, 1950)Info
Plecia manni (Hardy, 1950)Info
Plecia xenia (Hardy, 1942)Info
Pseudozygoneura musicola (Steffan, 1969)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Radinoderus holwayi (Alexander, 1946)Info
Radinoderus ochroceratus (Colless, 1963)Info
Rhipidia holwayi (Alexander, 1978)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Simulium aropaense (Takaoka, 1995)Info
Simulium hiroshii (Takaoka, 1994)Info
Simulium kawagishii (Takaoka & Suzuki, 1995)Info
Simulium kerei (Takaoka & Suzuki, 1994)Info
Simulium kietaense (Takaoka, 1995)Info
Simulium noroense (Takaoka & Suzuki, 1995)Info
Simulium pangunaense (Takaoka, 1995)Info
Simulium peggyae (Takaoka, 1995)Info
Simulium pohaense (Takaoka & Suzuki, 1995)Info
Simulium selewynense (Takaoka & Suzuki, 1995)Info
Simulium selwynense (Takaoka & Suzuki, 1995)Info
Simulium sherwoodi (Stone & Maffi, 1971)Info
Simulium solomonense (Takaoka & Suzuki, 1995)Info
Simulium yuleae (Takaoka, 1995)Info
Stegomyia aegypti (Linnaeus, 1762)Yellow Fever MosquitoInfo
Styringomyia bualae (Hynes, 1988)Info
Styringomyia didyma (Grimshaw, 1901)Info
Styringomyia halavana (Alexander, 1951)Info
Styringomyia idioformosa (Hynes, 1987)Info
Styringomyia solomonensis (Alexander, 1951)Info
Styringomyia trifurcascutata (Hynes, 1988)Info
Styringomyia trifurciscutata (Hynes, 1988)Info
Styringomyia ysabellae (Hynes, 1987)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tanyderus solomonis (Alexander, 1924)Info
Teucholabis solomonensis (Alexander, 1950)Info
Thrypticomyia arachnophila (Alexander, 1927)Info
Thrypticomyia carolinensis (Alexander, 1940)Info
Thrypticomyia gizoensis (Alexander, 1978)Info
Thrypticomyia microstigma (Alexander, 1921)Info
Thrypticomyia spathulata (Alexander, 1936)Info
Tipula megalodonta (Alexander, 1946)Info
Tipulodina curtissima (Alexander, 1948)Info
Trentepohlia australasiae (Skuse, 1890)Info
Trentepohlia brevipes (Alexander, 1931)Info
Trentepohlia flavidella (Alexander, 1978)Info
Trentepohlia guamensis (Alexander, 1915)Info
Trentepohlia solomonensis (Alexander, 1936)Info
Tripteroides binotatus (Belkin, 1950)Info
Tripteroides bonneti (Belkin, 1962)Info
Tripteroides coheni (Belkin, 1950)Info
Tripteroides distigma (Edwards, 1925)Info
Tripteroides floridensis (Belkin, 1950)Info
Tripteroides lipovskyi (Belkin, 1950)Info
Tripteroides mathesoni (Belkin, 1950)Info
Tripteroides melanesiensis (Belkin, 1955)Info
Tripteroides solomonis (Edwards, 1924)Info
Tripteroides stonei (Belkin, 1950)Info
Tripteroides torokinae (Belkin, 1950)Info
Species with UBack  Next  Top
Uranotaenia barnesi (Hardy, 1943)Info
Uranotaenia civinskii (Belkin, 1953)Info
Uranotaenia hirsutifemora (Peters, 1964)Info
Uranotaenia quadrimaculata (Edwards, 1929)Info
Uranotaenia sexaueri (Belkin, 1953)Info
Uranotaenia solomonis (Belkin, 1953)Info
Uranotaenia wysockii (Belkin, 1953)Info
Species with VBack  Next  Top
Verrallina carmenti (Edwards, 1924)Info
Verrallina cuccioi (Wiedemann, 1828)Info
Verrallina lineata (Taylor, 1914)Info
Verrallina mccormicki (Belkin, 1962)Info
Species with XBack  Top
Xenokeroplatus riparius (Matile, 1990)Info
243 Species in Nematocera for Solomon Islands 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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