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Distribution path and Subregions of Micronesia (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Oceania - Micronesia
Subregions: Caroline Islands, Guam, Mariana Islands, Marshall Islands, Palau
Taxonomy for Phoridae (Scuttle 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
Aschiza (Becher, 1882)
 3 families, 23 genera, 62 species
Tree
Superfamily
Micronesia
Phoroidea (Curtis, 1833)
 1 family, 6 genera, 26 species
Tree
Family
Micronesia
Phoridae (Curtis, 1833) (Scuttle Flies) - Systematics
 6 genera, 26 species
Site
Tree
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Genera362    worldwide
Species5.433    worldwide
Common namesScuttle Flies, Hump-backed Flies, Coffin Flies, Humpbacked flies, Phorid flies, Phorids
German namesBuckelfliegen, Rennfliegen
Dutch namesBochelvliegen
Danish namesPukkelfluer
Finnish namesRyhäkärpäset
Norwegian namesPukkelfluer
Swedish namesPuckelflugor
AuthorCurtis, 1833
Distribution
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
Nearctic
Indo-Australian region
Holarctic


Fossils:

Cenozoic
Paleozoic
Mesozoic


Countries
Checklists
Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Bahamas, Barbados, Belgium, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Cape Verde, Chile, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guyana, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iran, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kyrgyzstan, Lebanon, Liberia, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Malta, Marshall Islands, Mexico, Micronesia, Mongolia, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Nigeria, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Palestine, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Russia, São Tomé and Príncipe, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Seychelles, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesPhoridae in bie.ala.org.au
Phoridae in faunaeur.org
Phoridae in itis.gov
Phoridae in dyntaxa.se
Phoridae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Phoridae in Micronesia
Chonocephalus aduncus (Schmitz, 1928)Info
Chonocephalus hirsutus -> Chonocephalus aduncusInfo
Chonocephalus subglaber (Bohart, 1947)Info
Gymnoptera molluscovora -> Gymnoptera simplexInfo
Gymnoptera simplex (Brues, 1905)Info
Megaselia boninensis (Beyer, 1967)Info
Megaselia chrysophora (Beyer, 1967)Info
Megaselia curtissima (Beyer, 1967)Info
Megaselia gressitti (Beyer, 1967)Info
Megaselia heterochaeta (Beyer, 1966)Info
Megaselia micronesiae (Beyer, 1967)Info
Megaselia palpella (Beyer, 1967)Info
Megaselia parabasiseta (Bohart, 1947)Info
Megaselia seiuncta (Beyer, 1967)Info
Megaselia sejuncta (Beyer, 1967)Info
Megaselia setaria (Malloch, 1912)Info
Megaselia setifemur (Bohart, 1947)Info
Megaselia suis (Bohart, 1947)Info
Megaselia tenebricior (Beyer, 1967)Info
Megaselia tetricifrons (Beyer, 1967)Info
Metopina ventralis (Schmitz, 1927)Info
Puliciphora borinquenensis (Wheeler, 1906)Info
Puliciphora lucifera (Dahl, 1897)Info
Puliciphora pulex (Dahl, 1898)Info
Puliciphora wymani -> Puliciphora borinquenensisInfo
Woodiphora curtissima (Beyer, 1967)Info
26 Species in Phoridae 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
SectionAschiza
SuperfamilyPhoroidea
FamilyPhoridae
Scuttle Flies, Hump-backed Flies, Coffin Flies, Humpbacked flies, Phorid flies, Phorids
AuthorCurtis, 1833
 
Synonyms
Sciadoceridae

Keywords
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