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Distribution path and Subregions of Tuvalu (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Oceania - Polynesia - Tuvalu
Subregions: Funafuti Atoll
Taxonomy for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in Tuvalu
Class
Tuvalu
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 24 families, 53 genera, 73 species
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Subclass
Tuvalu
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 24 families, 53 genera, 73 species
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Infraclass
Tuvalu
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 23 families, 52 genera, 72 species
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Superorder
Tuvalu
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 17 families, 30 genera, 44 species
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Order
Tuvalu
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 8 families, 16 genera, 26 species
Tree
Suborder
Tuvalu
Nematocera (Latreille, 1825) (Long-horned flies)
 2 families, 7 genera, 11 species
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Show Info
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
Tuvalu
    Culicomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (Mosquitoes and Midges)
     2 families, 7 genera, 11 species

Family overview for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in Tuvalu
Chironomidae (Erichson, 1842) - 3 SpeciesMidges
Culicidae (Meigen, 1818) - 8 SpeciesMosquitoes
2 Families with 11 Species in Tuvalu


Species overview - Checklist for Nematocera in Tuvalu
Aedes polynesiensis (Marks, 1951)Polynesian tiger mosquitoInfo
Aedes scutellaris -> Stegomyia scutellarisInfo
Compterosmittia longipalpis (Ueno, Satake & Yamano, 2015)Info
Culex annulirostris (Skuse, 1889)Common Banded MosquitoInfo
Culex quinquefasciatus (Say, 1823)House MosquitoInfo
Culex sitiens (Wiedemann, 1828)Saltmarsh culexInfo
Mucidus alternans (Westwood, 1835)Info
Pseudosmittia amplexivirga (Ueno, Satake & Yamano, 2015)Info
Pseudosmittia tuvaluensis (Ueno, Satake & Yamano, 2015)Info
Stegomyia scutellaris (Walker, 1858)Info
Toxorhynchites inornatus (Walker, 1865)Info
11 Species in Nematocera for Tuvalu 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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