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Distribution path and Subregions of Sierra Leone (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - West Africa - Sierra Leone
Taxonomy for Platystomatidae (Signal flies) in Sierra Leone
Class
Sierra Leone
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 252 families, 2312 genera, 5493 species
Tree
Subclass
Sierra Leone
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 251 families, 2311 genera, 5492 species
Tree
Infraclass
Sierra Leone
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 242 families, 2257 genera, 5354 species
Tree
Superorder
Sierra Leone
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 181 families, 2003 genera, 4995 species
Tree
Order
Sierra Leone
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 48 families, 262 genera, 542 species
Tree
Suborder
Sierra Leone
Brachycera (Macquart, 1834) (Short-horned flies)
 37 families, 221 genera, 416 species
Site
Tree
Infraorder
Sierra Leone
Muscomorpha (Woodley, 1989)
 29 families, 155 genera, 281 species
Tree
Section
Sierra Leone
Schizophora (Becher, 1882)
 28 families, 146 genera, 267 species
Tree
Subsection
Sierra Leone
Acalyptratae (Macquart, 1835) (Acalyptrate muscoids)
 18 families, 82 genera, 177 species
Tree
Superfamily
Sierra Leone
Tephritoidea (Newman, 1834)
 5 families, 28 genera, 58 species
Tree
Family
Sierra Leone
Platystomatidae (Schiner, 1862) (Signal flies) - Systematics
 9 genera, 17 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
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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 Sierra Leone
Elassogaster vanderwulpi (Hendel, 1914)Info
Engistoneura lugens (Fabricius, 1794)Info
Engistoneura paralleia (Wiedemann, 1830)Info
Lophoplatystoma hirsutum (Hendel, 1914)Info
Neoepidesma vicinum (Macquart, 1846)Info
Paryphodes maculatus (Walker, 1949)Info
Paryphodes marshalli (Frey, 1932)Info
Paryphodes similis (Hendel, 1914)Info
Peltacanthina concinna (Enderlein, 1924)Info
Peltacanthina gamma (Hendel, 1914)Info
Pseudoscholastes marshalli -> Paryphodes marshalliInfo
Pterogenomyia mirifica (Frey, 1932)Info
Pterogenomyia paradoxa (Hendel, 1914)Info
Pterogenomyia paradoxa mirifica (Frey, 1932)Info
Rivellia fusca (Thomson, 1869)Info
Rivellia hysia (Walker, 1849)Info
Rivellia rectangula (Hendel, 1914)Info
17 Species in Platystomatidae for Sierra Leone 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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