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Distribution path and Subregions of Micronesia (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Oceania - Micronesia
Subregions: Guam, Kiribati, Line Islands (Northern Line Islands)
Taxonomy for Platystomatidae (Signal 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
Tephritoidea (Newman, 1834)
 4 families, 19 genera, 41 species
Tree
Family
Micronesia
Platystomatidae (Schiner, 1862) (Signal flies) - Systematics
 3 genera, 8 species
Site
Tree
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Genera195    worldwide
Species1.831    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
Oceania
Antarctica


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
Nearctic
Afrotropical
Indo-Australian region


Fossils:

Cenozoic
Paleozoic


World Oceans:

Pacific Ocean
Atlantic Ocean


Countries
Checklists
Afghanistan, 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 bie.ala.org.au
Platystomatidae in faunaeur.org
Platystomatidae in itis.gov
Platystomatidae in dyntaxa.se
Platystomatidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Platystomatidae in Micronesia
Guamomyia fascipennis (Malloch, 1942)Info
Pogonortalis fulvofemoralis (Malloch, 1942)Info
Scholastes bimaculatus (Hendel, 1914)Info
Scholastes carolinensis (Enderlein, 1924)Info
Scholastes frauenfeldi (Schiner, 1868)Info
Scholastes hirtiventris (Malloch, 1942)Info
Scholastes lonchifer (Hendel, 1914)Info
Scholastes palmyra (Curran, 1936)Info
8 Species in Platystomatidae 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
SuperfamilyTephritoidea
FamilyPlatystomatidae
Signal flies, Picture-winged flies
AuthorSchiner, 1862

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