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Distribution path and Subregions of World Oceans (More Checklists)
Path: World Oceans
Subregions: Atlantic Ocean (British overseas territory Atlantic, Mediterranean Sea, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands), Indian Ocean (Bay of Bengal), Pacific Ocean (Bering Sea, Pacific Islands)
Taxonomy for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in World Oceans
Class
World Oceans
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 243 families, 968 genera, 1717 species
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Subclass
World Oceans
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 242 families, 964 genera, 1711 species
Tree
Infraclass
World Oceans
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 235 families, 934 genera, 1658 species
Tree
Superorder
World Oceans
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 168 families, 733 genera, 1313 species
Tree
Order
World Oceans
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 53 families, 157 genera, 283 species
Tree
Suborder
World Oceans
Nematocera (Latreille, 1825) (Long-horned flies)
 12 families, 22 genera, 47 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
World Oceans
    Bibionomorpha (Hennig, 1954) (Gnats)
     4 families, 6 genera, 6 species
Infraorder
World Oceans
    Culicomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (Mosquitoes and Midges)
     4 families, 8 genera, 27 species
Infraorder
World Oceans
    Psychodomorpha (Chevrolat, 1880)
     2 families, 5 genera, 7 species
Infraorder
World Oceans
    Tipulomorpha (Gistel, 1848) (Crane Flies)
     2 families, 3 genera, 7 species

Family overview for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in World Oceans
Anisopodidae (Knab, 1912) - 1 SpeciesWood Gnats
Bibionidae (Fleming, 1821) - 1 SpeciesMarch flies
Cecidomyiidae (Newman, 1834) - 1 SpeciesGall gnats
Ceratopogonidae (Newman, 1834) - 2 SpeciesBiting midges
Chironomidae (Erichson, 1842) - 6 SpeciesMidges
Culicidae (Meigen, 1818) - 4 SpeciesMosquitoes
Keroplatidae (Rondani, 1856) - 1 SpeciesPredatory Fungus Gnats
Limoniidae (Speiser, 1909) - 5 SpeciesLimoniid Crane Flies
Mycetophilidae (Newman, 1834) - 3 SpeciesFungus gnats
Psychodidae (Newman, 1834) - 6 SpeciesOwl Midges
Simuliidae (Newman, 1834) - 15 SpeciesTurkey gnat
Tipulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesCrane Flies
12 Families with 47 Species in World Oceans


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Species overview - Checklist for Nematocera in World Oceans
Species with ANext  
Aedes polynesiensis (Marks, 1951)Polynesian tiger mosquitoInfo
Aedes vittatus (Bigot, 1861)Info
Anopheles darlingi (Root, 1926)American malaria mosquitoInfo
Anopheles quadrimaculatus (Say, 1824)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Chironomus crassiforceps (Kieffer, 1916)Info
Chironomus formosipennis (Kieffer, 1908)Info
Chodopsycha harrisi -> Psychodula harrisiInfo
Cosmosciara perniciosa (Edwards, 1922)Info
Culicoides belkini (Wirth & Arnaud, 1969)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dasyhelea nilssoni (Szadziewski, 2000)Info
Dicranomyia basilewskyana (Alexander, 1977)Info
Dicranomyia loveridgeana (Alexander, 1962)Info
Dicranomyia mediatlantica (Freeman, 1962)Info
Dicranomyia sanctaehelenae (Alexander, 1962)Info
Dilophus oceanus (Haenni & Baez, 2001)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Heteropterna flavovittata (Matile, 1990)Info
Hyperlasion viridiventris (Frey, 1945)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Leia arsona (Hutson, 1978)Info
Limnophyes habilis (Walker, 1856)Info
Limnophyes minimus -> Limnophyes ninaeInfo
Limnophyes ninae (Saether, 1975)Info
Logima surcoufi (Tonnoir, 1922)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Psychoda makati (Del Rosario, 1936)Info
Psychoda penicillata -> Psychodocha penicillataInfo
Psychoda savaiiensis (Edwards, 1928)Info
Psychodocha penicillata (Satchell, 1950)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Resseliella oleisuga (Targioni-tozzetti, 1887)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Simulium atlanticum (Crosskey, 1969)Info
Simulium bogusium (Craig, 1997)Info
Simulium caesariatum (Craig & Joy, 2000)Info
Simulium concludium (Craig, 1997)Info
Simulium fararae (Craig & Joy, 2000)Info
Simulium hirticranium (Craig & Joy, 2000)Info
Simulium hispidum (Craig & Joy, 2000)Info
Simulium joyae (Craig & Joy, 2000)Info
Simulium loveridgei (Crosskey, 1965)Info
Simulium pallidicranium (Craig & Joy, 2000)Info
Simulium politum (Crosskey, 1977)Info
Simulium proctorae (Craig, 1997)Info
Simulium pseudocorium (Craig & Joy, 2000)Info
Simulium pufauense (Craig, 1997)Info
Simulium rurutuense (Craig, 2000)Info
Sylvicola cinctus (Fabricius, 1787)Info
Symplecta holdgatei (Freeman, 1962)Info
Species with TBack  Top
Telmatogeton sanctipauli (Schiner, 1866)Info
Tipula pribilofensis (Alexander, 1923)Info
Tipula whitneyi -> Tipula carinifronsInfo
47 Species in Nematocera for World Oceans 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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