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Distribution path and Subregions of Vanuatu (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Oceania - Melanesia - Vanuatu
Subregions: New Hebrides
Taxonomy for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in Vanuatu
Class
Vanuatu
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 169 families, 590 genera, 1139 species
Tree
Subclass
Vanuatu
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 168 families, 589 genera, 1138 species
Tree
Infraclass
Vanuatu
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 165 families, 586 genera, 1135 species
Tree
Superorder
Vanuatu
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 115 families, 450 genera, 905 species
Tree
Order
Vanuatu
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 43 families, 153 genera, 307 species
Tree
Suborder
Vanuatu
Nematocera (Latreille, 1825) (Long-horned flies)
 9 families, 33 genera, 83 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
Vanuatu
    Bibionomorpha (Hennig, 1954) (Gnats)
     2 families, 6 genera, 7 species
Infraorder
Vanuatu
    Culicomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (Mosquitoes and Midges)
     4 families, 13 genera, 43 species
Infraorder
Vanuatu
    Psychodomorpha (Chevrolat, 1880)
     1 family, 3 genera, 3 species
Infraorder
Vanuatu
    Tipulomorpha (Gistel, 1848) (Crane Flies)
     2 families, 11 genera, 30 species

Family overview for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in Vanuatu
Ceratopogonidae (Newman, 1834) - 2 SpeciesBiting midges
Chironomidae (Erichson, 1842) - 2 SpeciesMidges
Culicidae (Meigen, 1818) - 25 SpeciesMosquitoes
Keroplatidae (Rondani, 1856) - 3 SpeciesPredatory Fungus Gnats
Limoniidae (Speiser, 1909) - 29 SpeciesLimoniid Crane Flies
Mycetophilidae (Newman, 1834) - 4 SpeciesFungus gnats
Psychodidae (Newman, 1834) - 3 SpeciesOwl Midges
Simuliidae (Newman, 1834) - 14 SpeciesTurkey gnat
Tipulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesCrane Flies
9 Families with 83 Species in Vanuatu


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Species overview - Checklist for Nematocera in Vanuatu
Species with ANext  
Aedes aobae (Belkin, 1962)Info
Aedes daggyi (Stone & Bohart, 1944)Info
Aedes hebrideus (Edwards, 1926)Info
Aedes pernotatus (Farner & Bohart, 1944)Info
Aedes scutellaris -> Stegomyia scutellarisInfo
Aedes trukensis (Bohart, 1956)Info
Aedes vigilax -> Ochlerotatus vigilaxSalt-marsh MosquitoInfo
Anopheles farauti (Laveran, 1902)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Brunettia biformis (Edwards, 1928)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Chiasmoneura cyclophora (Edwards, 1929)Info
Chiasmoneura melanesica (Evenhuis, 2005)Info
Clogmia albipunctata (Williston, 1893)Moth midgeInfo
Clunio pacificus (Edwards, 1926)Info
Coquillettidia xanthogaster (Malloch, 1915)Info
Culex annulirostris (Skuse, 1889)Common Banded MosquitoInfo
Culex australicus (Dobrotworsky & Drummond, 1953)Australian house mosquitoInfo
Culex banksensis (Maffi & Tenorio, 1977)Info
Culex buxtoni (Edwards, 1926)Info
Culex femineus (Edwards, 1926)Info
Culex fimbriforceps (Edwards, 1935)Info
Culex pacificus (Edwards, 1916)Info
Culex quinquefasciatus (Say, 1823)House MosquitoInfo
Culex sitiens (Wiedemann, 1828)Saltmarsh culexInfo
Culex starckeae (Stone & Knight, 1958)Info
Culicoides brevitarsis (Kieffer, 1917)Horse hypersensitive biting midgeInfo
Culicoides jacobsoni (Macfie, 1934)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dicranomyia altitarsis (Edwards, 1927)Info
Dicranomyia buxtoni (Edwards, 1927)Info
Dicranomyia obesula (Edwards, 1927)Info
Dicranomyia parvimacula (Edwards, 1927)Info
Dicranomyia semirufa (Edwards, 1927)Info
Dicranomyia vilae (Edwards, 1927)Info
Dolichopeza kraussiana (Alexander, 1971)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Epicypta angusticollaris (Edwards, 1929)Info
Epiphragma hebridense (Alexander, 1924)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Gonomyia naiadifera (Edwards, 1927)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Helius melanolithus (Alexander, 1953)Info
Helius mirandus -> Helius mirificusInfo
Helius mirificus (Alexander, 1953)Info
Heteropterna vicina (Matile, 1990)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Libnotes apicifusca (Alexander, 1978)Info
Libnotes hebridensis (Edwards, 1927)Info
Libnotes inusitata (Edwards, 1927)Info
Libnotes notata (Van Der Wulp, 1878)Info
Libnotes notata notata (Van Der Wulp, 1878)Info
Libnotes palaeta (Alexander, 1942)Info
Libnotes quinquegeminata (Alexander, 1950)Info
Libnotes xanthoneura (Alexander, 1953)Info
Limonia altitarsis ()Info
Limonia hebridensis ()Info
Limonia hebridicola (Alexander, 1948)Info
Limonia semirufa ()Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Manota parilis (Hippa, 2007)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nephrotoma laffooni (Alexander, 1950)Info
Newsteadia samoana (Morrison, 1952)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Ochlerotatus vigilax (Skuse, 1889)Salt-marsh MosquitoInfo
Odontosciara pacifica (Edwards, 1924)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Simulium adsonense (Craig, 2006)Info
Simulium banksi (Craig, 2006)Info
Simulium callipygium (Craig, 2006)Info
Simulium johnfrumi (Craig, 2006)Info
Simulium jolyi (Roubaud, 1906)Info
Simulium lucyae (Craig, 2006)Info
Simulium pankumuense (Craig, 2006)Info
Simulium paradisium (Craig, 2006)Info
Simulium spiroi (Craig, Currie & Hunter, 2006)Info
Simulium steatopygium (Craig, 2006)Info
Simulium subparadisium (Craig, 2006)Info
Simulium supercilium (Craig, 2006)Info
Simulium tuberculum (Craig, 2006)Info
Simulium undulatum (Craig, 2006)Info
Stegomyia scutellaris (Walker, 1858)Info
Sticholeia cheesmanae (Soli, 1996)Info
Styringomyia didyma (Grimshaw, 1901)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Thalassomya pilipes (Edwards, 1928)Info
Thrypticomyia arachnophila (Alexander, 1927)Info
Thrypticomyia aureipennis (Skuse, 1890)Info
Thrypticomyia dichaeta (Alexander, 1948)Info
Trentepohlia galactopa (Edwards, 1927)Info
Tripteroides folicola (Belkin, 1955)Info
Tripteroides melanesiensis (Belkin, 1955)Info
Species with UBack  Next  Top
Uranotaenia tibialis (Taylor, 1919)Info
Species with VBack  Top
Verrallina lineata (Taylor, 1914)Info
83 Species in Nematocera for Vanuatu 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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