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Distribution path and Subregions of Antarctica (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Antarctica
Taxonomy for Platystomatidae (Signal flies) in Antarctica
Class
Antarctica
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 100 families, 469 genera, 699 species
Tree
Subclass
Antarctica
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 100 families, 469 genera, 699 species
Tree
Infraclass
Antarctica
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 100 families, 469 genera, 699 species
Tree
Superorder
Antarctica
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 82 families, 426 genera, 591 species
Tree
Order
Antarctica
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 22 families, 38 genera, 50 species
Tree
Suborder
Antarctica
Brachycera (Macquart, 1834) (Short-horned flies)
 17 families, 29 genera, 40 species
Site
Tree
Infraorder
Antarctica
Muscomorpha (Woodley, 1989)
 13 families, 20 genera, 30 species
Tree
Section
Antarctica
Schizophora (Becher, 1882)
 13 families, 20 genera, 30 species
Tree
Subsection
Antarctica
Acalyptratae (Macquart, 1835) (Acalyptrate muscoids)
 10 families, 16 genera, 26 species
Tree
Superfamily
Antarctica
Tephritoidea (Newman, 1834)
 3 families, 4 genera, 5 species
Tree
Family
Antarctica
Platystomatidae (Schiner, 1862) (Signal flies) - Systematics
 2 genera, 2 species
Site
Tree
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Genera195    worldwide
Species1.840    worldwide
Common namesSignal flies, Picture-winged flies
German namesBreitmundfliegen
Dutch namesBreedmondvliegen, Signaalvliegen
Danish namesSignalfluer
Swedish namesBredmunsflugor
AuthorSchiner, 1862
Distribution
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Australasian
Antarctica


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
Nearctic
Afrotropical
Oriental


Fossils:

Cenozoic


World Oceans:

Pacific Ocean


CountriesAfghanistan, Albania, Andorra, Angola, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Bahamas, Bangladesh, Belgium, Belize, Benin, Bolivia, Brazil, Cameroon, Canada, Chad, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Guatemala, Guinea, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Japan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, Laos, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Luxembourg, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Mexico, Micronesia, Mongolia, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Nigeria, Norway, Pakistan, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, Samoa, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, USA, Uganda, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesPlatystomatidae in faunaeur.org
Platystomatidae in itis.gov
Platystomatidae in dyntaxa.se
Platystomatidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Platystomatidae in Antarctica
Achias platychirus (Hendel, 1914)Info
Mezona mwinilungae (Hancock, 1987)Info
2 Species in Platystomatidae for Antarctica 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
FamilyPlatystomatidae
Signal flies, Picture-winged flies
AuthorSchiner, 1862

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