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Distribution path and Subregions of Russia (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Russia
Taxonomy for Piophilidae (Skipper Flies) in Russia
Class
Russia
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 1010 families, 10689 genera, 45179 species
Tree
Subclass
Russia
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 996 families, 10664 genera, 45133 species
Tree
Infraclass
Russia
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 898 families, 10443 genera, 44694 species
Tree
Superorder
Russia
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 532 families, 8524 genera, 39893 species
Tree
Order
Russia
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 137 families, 2208 genera, 12156 species
Tree
Suborder
Russia
Brachycera (Macquart, 1834) (Short-horned flies)
 91 families, 1359 genera, 6806 species
Site
Tree
Infraorder
Russia
Muscomorpha (Woodley, 1989)
 67 families, 962 genera, 4210 species
Tree
Section
Russia
Schizophora (Becher, 1882)
 61 families, 762 genera, 2906 species
Tree
Subsection
Russia
Acalyptratae (Macquart, 1835) (Acalyptrate muscoids)
 46 families, 391 genera, 1565 species
Tree
Superfamily
Russia
Tephritoidea (Newman, 1834)
 7 families, 91 genera, 288 species
Tree
Family
Russia
Piophilidae (Macquart, 1835) (Skipper Flies) - Systematics
 4 genera, 5 species
Site
Tree
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Genera26    worldwide
Species207    worldwide
Common namesSkipper Flies, Cheese flies, Cheese skippers {Larvae}, Skippers, Cheese skippers
German namesKäsefliegen
Dutch namesKaasvliegen
Danish namesOstefluer
Finnish namesUustokärpäset
Swedish namesOstflugor
AuthorMacquart, 1835
Distribution
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
Nearctic


Fossils:

Cenozoic


Countries
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Afghanistan, Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Costa Rica, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Ecuador, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Guyana, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Israel, Italy, Japan, Madagascar, Mexico, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Pakistan, Peru, Philippines, Russia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Tanzania, Turkey, USA, United Kingdom, Vanuatu
Links and ReferencesPiophilidae in bie.ala.org.au
Piophilidae in faunaeur.org
Piophilidae in itis.gov
Piophilidae in dyntaxa.se
Piophilidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Piophilidae in Russia
Actenoptera shatalkini (Ozerov, 2000)Info
Allopiophila arctica (Holmgren, 1883)Info
Allopiophila pseudovulgaris (Ozerov, 1989)Info
Neopiophila uralica (Ozerov, 2002)Info
Protothyreophora grunini (Ozerov, 1984)Info
5 Species in Piophilidae for Russia 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
SuperfamilyTephritoidea
FamilyPiophilidae
Skipper Flies, Cheese flies, Cheese skippers {Larvae}, Skippers, Cheese skippers
AuthorMacquart, 1835
 
Synonyms
Neottiophilidae
Thyreophoridae

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