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Distribution path and Subregions of Tonga (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Oceania - Polynesia - Tonga
Taxonomy for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in Tonga
Class
Tonga
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 99 families, 281 genera, 449 species
Tree
Subclass
Tonga
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 99 families, 281 genera, 449 species
Tree
Infraclass
Tonga
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 96 families, 274 genera, 442 species
Tree
Superorder
Tonga
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 61 families, 183 genera, 308 species
Tree
Order
Tonga
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 25 families, 61 genera, 93 species
Tree
Suborder
Tonga
Nematocera (Latreille, 1825) (Long-horned flies)
 6 families, 11 genera, 26 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
Tonga
    Bibionomorpha (Hennig, 1954) (Gnats)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species
Infraorder
Tonga
    Culicomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (Mosquitoes and Midges)
     3 families, 5 genera, 15 species
Infraorder
Tonga
    Psychodomorpha (Chevrolat, 1880)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species
Infraorder
Tonga
    Tipulomorpha (Gistel, 1848) (Crane Flies)
     1 family, 4 genera, 9 species

Family overview for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in Tonga
Ceratopogonidae (Newman, 1834) - 4 SpeciesBiting midges
Chironomidae (Erichson, 1842) - 1 SpeciesMidges
Culicidae (Meigen, 1818) - 10 SpeciesMosquitoes
Limoniidae (Speiser, 1909) - 9 SpeciesLimoniid Crane Flies
Mycetophilidae (Newman, 1834) - 1 SpeciesFungus gnats
Psychodidae (Newman, 1834) - 1 SpeciesOwl Midges
6 Families with 26 Species in Tonga


Species overview - Checklist for Nematocera in Tonga
Aedes cooki (Belkin, 1962)Info
Aedes kesseli (Huang & Hitchcock, 1980)Info
Aedes oceanicus (Belkin, 1962)Info
Aedes tabu (Ramalingam & Belkin, 1965)Info
Aedes tongae (Edwards, 1962)Info
Atrichopogon jacobsoni (De Meijere, 1907)Info
Chironomus samoensis (Edwards, 1928)Info
Culex albinervis (Edwards, 1929)Info
Culex annulirostris (Skuse, 1889)Common Banded MosquitoInfo
Culex kesseli (Belkin, 1962)Info
Culex quinquefasciatus (Say, 1823)House MosquitoInfo
Culex sitiens (Wiedemann, 1828)Saltmarsh culexInfo
Dasyhelea carolinensis (Tokunaga, 1941)Info
Dasyhelea hitchcocki (Wirth, 1976)Info
Dasyhelea ihitchcocki (Wirth, 1976)Info
Dicranomyia obesula (Edwards, 1927)Info
Dicranomyia scolopia (Alexander, 1971)Tufted spruce caterpillarInfo
Dicranomyia tongensis (Alexander, 1978)Info
Dicranomyia tusitala (Alexander, 1921)Info
Dicranomyia tusitala tusitala (Alexander, 1921)Info
Dodecasciara debilis (Edwards, 1928)Info
Gonomyia fijiensis (Alexander, 1914)Info
Libnotes strigivena (Walker, 1861)Info
Libnotes tongana (Alexander, 1978)Info
Psychoda quadrifilis (Edwards, 1928)Info
Styringomyia didyma (Grimshaw, 1901)Info
26 Species in Nematocera for Tonga listed
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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