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Distribution path and Subregions of Micronesia (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Oceania - Micronesia
Subregions: Guam, Mariana Islands, Marshall Islands, Palau
Taxonomy for Sphaeroceridae (Lesser corpse 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
Heteromyzoidea (Fallen, 1820)
 1 family, 8 genera, 12 species
Tree
Family
Micronesia
Sphaeroceridae (Macquart, 1835) (Lesser corpse flies) - Systematics
 8 genera, 12 species
Site
Tree
Show Info
Genera207    worldwide
Species2.264    worldwide
Common namesLesser corpse flies, Small Dung Flies, Lesser Dung Flies, Dung flies
German namesDungfliegen
Dutch namesDrekvliegen
Danish namesSpringfluer
Swedish namesHoppflugor
AuthorMacquart, 1835
Distribution
Checklists

Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania
Antarctica


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
Nearctic
Afrotropical
Indo-Australian region
Holarctic


Fossils:

Cenozoic
Paleozoic


World Oceans:

Pacific Ocean
Atlantic Ocean


Countries
Checklists
Afghanistan, Algeria, Andorra, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Belize, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Bulgaria, Cameroon, Canada, Cape Verde, Chile, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Grenada, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iran, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Kenya, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Liberia, Libya, Luxembourg, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Malta, Marshall Islands, Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia, Mongolia, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nigeria, Niue, North Korea, Norway, Pakistan, Palau, Palestine, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Seychelles, Singapore, Slovakia, Solomon Islands, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesSphaeroceridae in bie.ala.org.au
Sphaeroceridae in faunaeur.org
Sphaeroceridae in itis.gov
Sphaeroceridae in dyntaxa.se
Sphaeroceridae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Sphaeroceridae in Micronesia
Acuminiseta longiventris (Duda, 1925)Info
Limosina lutea (Richards, 1963)Info
Norrbomia marginatis (Adams, 1905)Info
Pachytarsella boharti (Richards, 1963)Info
Poecilosomella punctipennis (Wiedemann, 1824)Info
Pterogramma conicum (Richards, 1946)Info
Rachispoda disciseta (Richards, 1963)Info
Rachispoda fuscipennis (Haliday, 1833)Info
Rachispoda subtinctipennis (Brunetti, 1913)Info
Trachyopella atomus (Rondani, 1880)Info
Trachyopella collinella (Richards, 1946)Info
Trachyopella lutea (Richards, 1963)Info
12 Species in Sphaeroceridae 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
SuperfamilyHeteromyzoidea
FamilySphaeroceridae
Lesser corpse flies, Small Dung Flies, Lesser Dung Flies, Dung flies
AuthorMacquart, 1835
 
Synonyms
Borboridae (Newman, 1834)
Borborites (Newman, 1834)
Copromyzidae (Stenhammar, 1855)
Cypselidae (Hendel, 1910)
Sphoeroceridae (Macquart, 1846)

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