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Distribution path and Subregions of Afghanistan (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - South Asia - Afghanistan
Taxonomy for Therevidae (Therevids) in Afghanistan
Class
Afghanistan
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 294 families, 1984 genera, 4768 species
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Subclass
Afghanistan
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 291 families, 1977 genera, 4759 species
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Infraclass
Afghanistan
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 288 families, 1974 genera, 4755 species
Tree
Superorder
Afghanistan
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 210 families, 1608 genera, 4039 species
Tree
Order
Afghanistan
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 62 families, 341 genera, 733 species
Tree
Suborder
Afghanistan
Brachycera (Macquart, 1834) (Short-horned flies)
 49 families, 281 genera, 558 species
Site
Tree
Infraorder
Afghanistan
Asilomorpha (Rohdendorf, 1961)
 8 families, 72 genera, 157 species
Tree
Superfamily
Afghanistan
Asiloidea (Latreille, 1802) (Therevids)
 4 families, 56 genera, 133 species
Tree
Family
Afghanistan
Therevidae (Newman, 1834) (Therevids) - Systematics
 4 genera, 9 species
Site
Tree
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Genera167    worldwide
Species1.530    worldwide
Common namesTherevids, Stiletto flies, Stilletto Flies
German namesLuchsfliegen, Stilettfliegen, Dolchfliegen
Dutch namesViltvliegen
Danish namesStiletfluer
Finnish namesTikarikärpäset
Norwegian namesStilettfluer
Swedish namesStilettflugor
AuthorNewman, 1834
Distribution
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania


Ecozones:

Nearctic
Afrotropical


Fossils:

Cenozoic
Mesozoic


Countries
Checklists
Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Bahamas, Bahrain, Belgium, Belize, Bolivia, Botswana, Brazil, Cameroon, Canada, Cape Verde, Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Eritrea, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Lebanon, Libya, Madagascar, Malaysia, Mali, Mauritania, Mexico, Mongolia, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Norway, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Singapore, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesTherevidae in bie.ala.org.au
Therevidae in faunaeur.org
Therevidae in itis.gov
Therevidae in dyntaxa.se
Therevidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Therevidae in Afghanistan
Parapherocera montana (Irwin, 1977)Info
Pherocera boydi (Irwin, 1983)Info
Pherocera cavagnaroi ()Info
Pherocera deserticola ()Info
Pherocera quezadai ()Info
Pherocera rupina (Irwin, 1983)Info
Pherocera schlingeri ()Info
Phycus insignis (Loew, 1874)Info
Ruppellia nigrescens (Becker, 1913)Info
9 Species in Therevidae for Afghanistan 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
InfraorderAsilomorpha
SuperfamilyAsiloidea
Therevids, Bee Flies
FamilyTherevidae
Therevids, Stiletto flies, Stilletto Flies
AuthorNewman, 1834
 
Synonyms
Therevanidae (Burmeister, 1835)

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