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Distribution path and Subregions of Micronesia (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Oceania - Micronesia
Subregions: Guam, Palau
Taxonomy for Simuliidae (Turkey gnat) 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
Nematocera (Latreille, 1825) (Long-horned flies)
 12 families, 101 genera, 467 species
Site
Tree
Infraorder
Micronesia
Culicomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (Mosquitoes and Midges)
 4 families, 56 genera, 304 species
Tree
Superfamily
Micronesia
Simulioidea (Borkent, 2012)
 1 family, 1 genus, 3 species
Tree
Family
Micronesia
Simuliidae (Newman, 1834) (Turkey gnat) - Systematics
 1 genus, 3 species
Site
Tree
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Genera84    worldwide
Species3.466    worldwide
Common namesTurkey gnat, Buffalo gnat, Black fly, Black flies, Buffalo gnats, Turkey gnats, White socks
German namesKriebelmücken
Dutch namesKriebelmuggen, Kriebelmugjes
Danish namesKvægmyg
Finnish namesMäkärät, Mäkäräiset
Swedish namesKnott
Spanish namesBocones
AuthorNewman, 1834
Distribution
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania
Antarctica


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
Nearctic
Neotropical
Indo-Australian region
Holarctic


Fossils:

Cenozoic
Paleozoic
Mesozoic


World Oceans:

Pacific Ocean
Atlantic Ocean


Countries
Checklists
Afghanistan, Andorra, Angola, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Belgium, Belize, Benin, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Canada, Cape Verde, Chile, China, Colombia, Comoros, Cook Islands, Costa Rica, Cuba, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Guatemala, Guinea, Guyana, Honduras, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Lebanon, Liberia, Lithuania, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Mali, Mexico, Micronesia, Mongolia, Morocco, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Nigeria, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, São Tomé and Príncipe, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Slovakia, Solomon Islands, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Trinidad and Tobago, Turkey, Turkmenistan, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Yemen, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesSimuliidae in bie.ala.org.au
Simuliidae in faunaeur.org
Simuliidae in itis.gov
Simuliidae in ru.ac.za
Simuliidae in dyntaxa.se
Simuliidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Simuliidae in Micronesia
Simulium guamense (Stone, 1964)Info
Simulium palauense (Stone, 1964)Info
Simulium trukense (Stone, 1964)Info
3 Species in Simuliidae for Micronesia listed
Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderHolometabola
Holometabolous Insects
OrderDiptera
True flies, Mosquitoes, Gnats, Flies
SuborderNematocera
Long-horned flies, Mosquitoes
InfraorderCulicomorpha
Mosquitoes and Midges
SuperfamilySimulioidea
FamilySimuliidae
Turkey gnat, Buffalo gnat, Black fly, Black flies, Buffalo gnats, Turkey gnats, White socks
AuthorNewman, 1834

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