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Distribution path and Subregions of Sierra Leone (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - West Africa - Sierra Leone
Taxonomy for Sepsidae (Black scavenger flies) in Sierra Leone
Class
Sierra Leone
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 248 families, 2118 genera, 4995 species
Tree
Subclass
Sierra Leone
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 247 families, 2117 genera, 4994 species
Tree
Infraclass
Sierra Leone
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 238 families, 2063 genera, 4856 species
Tree
Superorder
Sierra Leone
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 177 families, 1810 genera, 4498 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
Sciomyzoidea (Fallen, 1820)
 1 family, 7 genera, 14 species
Tree
Family
Sierra Leone
Sepsidae (Walker, 1833) (Black scavenger flies) - Systematics
 7 genera, 14 species
Site
Tree
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Genera58    worldwide
Species754    worldwide
Common namesBlack scavenger flies, Ensign flies, Scavenger flies
German namesSchwingfliegen
Dutch namesWenkvliegen, Wenkvliegjes
Danish namesSvingefluer
Finnish namesSäpsiäiset
Norwegian namesSvingfluer
Swedish namesSvängflugor
AuthorWalker, 1833
Distribution
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Australasian


Ecozones:

Nearctic
Oriental


Fossils:

Cenozoic


World Oceans:

Atlantic Ocean


CountriesAfghanistan, Algeria, Angola, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Bangladesh, Belgium, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil, Cameroon, Canada, China, Colombia, Comoros, Costa Rica, Cuba, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Grenada, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iran, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kyrgyzstan, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Mexico, Mongolia, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nigeria, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Solomon Islands, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, USA, Uganda, United Kingdom, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesSepsidae in faunaeur.org
Sepsidae in itis.gov
Sepsidae in dyntaxa.se
Sepsidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Sepsidae in Sierra Leone
Australosepsis niveipennis (Becker, 1903)Info
Brachythoracosepsis rossii (Munari, 1982)Info
Brachythoracosepsis ruanoliensis (Vanschuytbroeck, 1963)Info
Dicranosepsis takoensis (Vanschuytbroeck, 1963)Info
Diploosmeterosepsis pilifemur (Munari, 1994)Info
Paratoxopoda tenebrica (Ozerov, 1993)Info
Paratoxopoda tricolor (Walker, 1849)Info
Sepsis depilis -> Paratoxopoda depilisInfo
Sepsis dissimilis (Brunetti, 1909)Info
Sepsis igniventris (Thomson, 1869)Info
Sepsis lateralis (Wiedemann, 1830)Info
Sepsis nodosa -> Dicranosepsis nodosaInfo
Sepsis tricolor -> Paratoxopoda tricolorInfo
Toxopoda soror (Munari, 1994)Info
14 Species in Sepsidae 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
SuperfamilySciomyzoidea
FamilySepsidae
Black scavenger flies, Ensign flies, Scavenger flies
AuthorWalker, 1833

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