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Distribution path and Subregions of Lesotho (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - Southern Africa - Lesotho
Taxonomy for Platystomatidae (Signal flies) in Lesotho
Class
Lesotho
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 201 families, 1010 genera, 2032 species
Tree
Subclass
Lesotho
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 199 families, 1007 genera, 2028 species
Tree
Infraclass
Lesotho
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 194 families, 999 genera, 2015 species
Tree
Superorder
Lesotho
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 107 families, 577 genera, 1154 species
Tree
Order
Lesotho
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 35 families, 161 genera, 271 species
Tree
Suborder
Lesotho
Brachycera (Macquart, 1834) (Short-horned flies)
 27 families, 134 genera, 220 species
Site
Tree
Infraorder
Lesotho
Muscomorpha (Woodley, 1989)
 14 families, 74 genera, 106 species
Tree
Section
Lesotho
Schizophora (Becher, 1882)
 13 families, 69 genera, 101 species
Tree
Subsection
Lesotho
Acalyptratae (Macquart, 1835) (Acalyptrate muscoids)
 8 families, 39 genera, 57 species
Tree
Superfamily
Lesotho
Tephritoidea (Newman, 1834)
 3 families, 20 genera, 33 species
Tree
Family
Lesotho
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
Checklists

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 Lesotho
Gorgopis caffra (Walker, 1856)Info
Neoardelio retifrons (Steyskal, 1960)Info
2 Species in Platystomatidae for Lesotho 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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