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Distribution path and Subregions of United Kingdom (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Europe - North Europe - British Isles - United Kingdom
Subregions: Great Britain (England, Scotland, Wales), Northern Ireland
Taxonomy for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in United Kingdom
Class
United Kingdom
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 723 families, 8145 genera, 32838 species
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Subclass
United Kingdom
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 717 families, 8045 genera, 32709 species
Tree
Infraclass
United Kingdom
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 654 families, 7875 genera, 32412 species
Tree
Superorder
United Kingdom
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 421 families, 6493 genera, 28886 species
Tree
Order
United Kingdom
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 109 families, 1731 genera, 9177 species
Tree
Suborder
United Kingdom
Nematocera (Latreille, 1825) (Long-horned flies)
 25 families, 617 genera, 3593 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
United Kingdom
    Bibionomorpha (Hennig, 1954) (Gnats)
     5 families, 271 genera, 1655 species
Infraorder
United Kingdom
    Blephariceromorpha (Rohdendorf, 1961)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species
Infraorder
United Kingdom
    Culicomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (Mosquitoes and Midges)
     6 families, 195 genera, 1081 species
Infraorder
United Kingdom
    Psychodomorpha (Chevrolat, 1880)
     3 families, 54 genera, 200 species
Infraorder
United Kingdom
    Ptychopteromorpha (Wood & Borkent, 1986)
     2 families, 7 genera, 20 species
Infraorder
United Kingdom
    Tipulomorpha (Gistel, 1848) (Crane Flies)
     5 families, 86 genera, 633 species

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Family overview for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in United Kingdom
Anisopodidae (Knab, 1912) - 17 SpeciesWood Gnats
Bibionidae (Fleming, 1821) - 35 SpeciesMarch flies
Blephariceridae (Loew, 1861) - 1 SpeciesNet-winged midges
Cecidomyiidae (Newman, 1834) - 772 SpeciesGall gnats
Ceratopogonidae (Newman, 1834) - 186 SpeciesBiting midges
Chaoboridae (Newman, 1834) - 8 SpeciesPhantom midges
Chironomidae (Erichson, 1842) - 746 SpeciesMidges
Culicidae (Meigen, 1818) - 67 SpeciesMosquitoes
Cylindrotomidae (Mulsant, 1842) - 5 SpeciesLong-bodied craneflies
Dixidae (Schiner, 1868) - 19 SpeciesDixid Midges
Elliidae (Krzeminska, Blagoderov & Krzeminski, 1993) - 1 Species
Keroplatidae (Rondani, 1856) - 78 SpeciesPredatory Fungus Gnats
Limoniidae (Speiser, 1909) - 466 SpeciesLimoniid Crane Flies
Mesosciophilidae (Rohdendorf, 1946) - 1 Species
Mycetophilidae (Newman, 1834) - 767 SpeciesFungus gnats
Pediciidae (Osten Sacken, 1860) - 5 SpeciesHairy-eyed craneflies
Psychodidae (Newman, 1834) - 125 SpeciesOwl Midges
Ptychopteridae (Osten Sacken, 1862) - 19 SpeciesPhantom crane flies
Rhaetaniidae (Krzemiński & Krzemińska, 2002) -> Tillyardipteridae - 1 Species
Scatopsidae (Newman, 1834) - 58 SpeciesMinute black scavenger flies
Sciaridae (Billberg, 1820) - 3 SpeciesDark winged fungus gnats
Simuliidae (Newman, 1834) - 55 SpeciesTurkey gnat
Tanyderidae (Alexander, 1919) - 1 SpeciesPrimitive crane flies
Tipulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 144 SpeciesCrane Flies
Trichoceridae (Rondani, 1841) - 13 SpeciesWinter Crane Flies
25 Families with 3593 Species in United Kingdom
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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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