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Distribution path and Subregions of Zambia (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - East Africa - Zambia
Taxonomy for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in Zambia
Class
Zambia
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 250 families, 2506 genera, 6905 species
Tree
Subclass
Zambia
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 248 families, 2504 genera, 6903 species
Tree
Infraclass
Zambia
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 237 families, 2430 genera, 6662 species
Tree
Superorder
Zambia
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 164 families, 2080 genera, 5983 species
Tree
Order
Zambia
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 40 families, 180 genera, 361 species
Tree
Suborder
Zambia
Nematocera (Latreille, 1825) (Long-horned flies)
 7 families, 21 genera, 42 species
Site
Tree
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
Zambia
    Culicomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (Mosquitoes and Midges)
     4 families, 12 genera, 31 species
Infraorder
Zambia
    Psychodomorpha (Chevrolat, 1880)
     1 family, 3 genera, 3 species
Infraorder
Zambia
    Tipulomorpha (Gistel, 1848) (Crane Flies)
     2 families, 6 genera, 8 species

Family overview for Nematocera (Long-horned flies) in Zambia
Ceratopogonidae (Newman, 1834) - 3 SpeciesBiting midges
Chaoboridae (Newman, 1834) - 1 SpeciesPhantom midges
Chironomidae (Erichson, 1842) - 4 SpeciesMidges
Culicidae (Meigen, 1818) - 23 SpeciesMosquitoes
Limoniidae (Speiser, 1909) - 3 SpeciesLimoniid Crane Flies
Psychodidae (Newman, 1834) - 3 SpeciesOwl Midges
Tipulidae (Latreille, 1802) - 5 SpeciesCrane Flies
7 Families with 42 Species in Zambia


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Species overview - Checklist for Nematocera in Zambia
Species with ANext  
Aedes amaltheus (Meillon & Lavoipierre, 1944)Info
Aedes luteocephalus (Newstead, 1907)Info
Aedes masseyi (Edwards, 1923)Info
Anopheles arabiensis (Patton, 1905)Info
Anopheles funestus (Giles, 1900)Info
Anopheles gambiae (Giles, 1902)Info
Anopheles implexus (Theobald, 1903)Info
Anopheles quadriannulatus (Theobald, 1911)Info
Antocha tanycera (Alexander, 1963)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Chaoborus fryeri (Verbeke, 1958)Info
Chironomus tetraleucus (Kieffer, 1914)Info
Cryptochironomus lindneri (Freeman, 1954)Info
Culex bitaeniorhynchus (Giles, 1901)Info
Culex cinereus (Theobald, 1901)Info
Culex horridus (Edwards, 1922)Info
Culex inconspicuosus (Theobald, 1908)Info
Culex rubinotus (Theobald, 1906)Info
Culex salisburiensis (Theobald, 1901)Info
Culex striatipes (Edwards, 1941)Info
Culex zombaensis (Theobald, 1901)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Leptoconops rhodesiensis (Carter, 1921)Info
Libnotes nyasaensis (Alexander, 1920)Info
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Macropeza nigra (Seguy, 1931)Info
Megistocera filipes (Fabricius, 1805)Info
Megistocera filipes filipes (Fabricius, 1805)Info
Mormia flagellifera (Freeman, 1949)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nephrotoma fuscipennis pronotalis (Alexander, 1921)Info
Nephrotoma livingstonei (Alexander, 1921)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Parametriocnemus scotti (Freeman, 1953)Info
Paratendipes nubilipennis (Freeman, 1957)Info
Phaenobezzia pistiae (Ingram & Macfie, 1921)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Sergentomyia caliginosa (Davidson, 1987)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Telmatoscopus pannosus (Satchell, 1955)Info
Tipula zambeziensis (Alexander, 1917)Info
Trichoneura grandiglumis ()Info
Species with UBack  Top
Uranotaenia alba (Theobald, 1901)Info
Uranotaenia balfouri (Theobald, 1904)Info
Uranotaenia bilineata (Theobald, 1909)Info
Uranotaenia chorleyi (Edwards, 1936)Info
Uranotaenia connali (Edwards, 1912)Info
Uranotaenia fusca (Bellardi, 1861)Info
Uranotaenia pallidocephala (Theobald, 1908)Info
42 Species in Nematocera for Zambia 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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