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Distribution path and Subregions of Micronesia (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Oceania - Micronesia
Taxonomy for Neriidae (Stilt-legged flies) in Micronesia
Class
Micronesia
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 231 families, 1150 genera, 2793 species
Tree
Subclass
Micronesia
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 230 families, 1148 genera, 2791 species
Tree
Infraclass
Micronesia
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 226 families, 1133 genera, 2753 species
Tree
Superorder
Micronesia
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 145 families, 833 genera, 2077 species
Tree
Order
Micronesia
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 51 families, 304 genera, 959 species
Tree
Suborder
Micronesia
Brachycera (Macquart, 1834) (Short-horned flies)
 39 families, 203 genera, 492 species
Site
Tree
Infraorder
Micronesia
Muscomorpha (Woodley, 1989)
 34 families, 170 genera, 409 species
Tree
Section
Micronesia
Schizophora (Becher, 1882)
 31 families, 147 genera, 347 species
Tree
Subsection
Micronesia
Acalyptratae (Macquart, 1835) (Acalyptrate muscoids)
 21 families, 103 genera, 235 species
Tree
Superfamily
Micronesia
Nerioidea (Westwood, 1840)
 2 families, 6 genera, 13 species
Tree
Family
Micronesia
Neriidae (Hendel, 1916) (Stilt-legged flies) - Systematics
 1 genus, 3 species
Tree
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Genera25    worldwide
Species186    worldwide
Common namesStilt-legged flies, Banana stalk flies, Cactus flies
AuthorHendel, 1916
Distribution
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania


Ecozones:

Nearctic


World Oceans:

Pacific Ocean


Countries
Checklists
Angola, Argentina, Australia, Bolivia, Brazil, Cameroon, Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Fiji, Ghana, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, India, Indonesia, Jamaica, Japan, Madagascar, Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Seychelles, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Tanzania, Thailand, Trinidad and Tobago, USA, Uganda, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam
Links and ReferencesNeriidae in bie.ala.org.au
Neriidae in itis.gov
Neriidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Neriidae in Micronesia
Telostylinus gressitti (Aczel, 1959)Info
Telostylinus ponapensis (Aczel, 1959)Info
Telostylinus yapensis (Aczel, 1959)Info
3 Species in Neriidae for Micronesia listed
Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderHolometabola
Holometabolous Insects
OrderDiptera
True flies, Mosquitoes, Gnats, Flies
SuborderBrachycera
Short-horned flies, Muscoid flies, Circular-seamed flies, Flies
InfraorderMuscomorpha
SectionSchizophora
SubsectionAcalyptratae
Acalyptrate muscoids
SuperfamilyNerioidea
FamilyNeriidae
Stilt-legged flies, Banana stalk flies, Cactus flies
AuthorHendel, 1916

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