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Distribution path and Subregions of Africa (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa
Subregions: Central Africa (Angola, Cameroon, Chad, Congo), East Africa (Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Indian Ocean islands, Kenya, Mozambique, Somalia, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe), North Africa (Algeria, Libya, Macaronesia, Morocco, Sudan, Tunisia), Southern Africa (Botswana, Namibia, Republic South Africa), West Africa (Gambia, Ivory Coast, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Togo)
Taxonomy for Therevidae (Therevids) in Africa
Class
Africa
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 827 families, 23673 genera, 180376 species
Tree
Subclass
Africa
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 814 families, 23548 genera, 180015 species
Tree
Infraclass
Africa
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 778 families, 23237 genera, 178315 species
Tree
Superorder
Africa
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 468 families, 18100 genera, 156385 species
Tree
Order
Africa
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 116 families, 2902 genera, 25647 species
Tree
Suborder
Africa
Brachycera (Macquart, 1834) (Short-horned flies)
 94 families, 2271 genera, 18981 species
Site
Tree
Infraorder
Africa
Asilomorpha (Rohdendorf, 1961)
 13 families, 583 genera, 6508 species
Tree
Superfamily
Africa
Asiloidea (Latreille, 1802) (Therevids)
 7 families, 425 genera, 4791 species
Tree
Family
Africa
Therevidae (Newman, 1834) (Therevids) - Systematics
 34 genera, 180 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)

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Species overview - Checklist for Therevidae in Africa
Species with ANext  
Acantothereva punctipennis (Lyneborg, 1968)Info
Acantothereva rungsi (Seguy, 1935)Info
Acathrito angolensis (Lyneborg, 1989)Info
Acathrito kroeberi (Lindner, 1955)Info
Acathrito lindneri (Lyneborg, 1983)Info
Acathrito namibiensis (Lyneborg, 1989)Info
Acathrito robusta (Krober, 1929)Info
Actorthia canescens (Surcouf, 1921)Info
Actorthia efflatouni (Krober, 1925)Info
Actorthia frontata (Krober, 1912)Info
Actorthia pulchella (Krober, 1927)Info
Ammothereva laticornis (Loew, 1856)Info
Anabarhynchus varipes (Macquart, 1847)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Braunsophila latifrons (Lyneborg, 1976)Info
Braunsophila nubeculipennis (Krober, 1931)Info
Braunsophila signata (Lyneborg, 1976)Info
Braunsophila tomentosa (Lyneborg, 1976)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Caenophthalmus bellus (Krober, 1931)Info
Caenophthalmus capensis (Lyneborg, 1976)Info
Caenophthalmus gracilis (Lyneborg, 1976)Info
Caenophthalmus irwini (Lyneborg, 1976)Info
Caenophthalmus similis (Lyneborg, 1976)Info
Ceratosathe tridactyla (Lyneborg, 1972)Info
Chrysanthemyia chrysanthemi (Fabricius, 1787)Info
Chrysanthemyia velutinifrons (Becker, 1912)Info
Cochlodactyla munroi (Lyneborg, 1972)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Delphacura mosselensis (Lyneborg, 1972)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Euphycus bocki (Krober, 1912)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hemigephyra atra (Lyneborg, 1972)Info
Hemigephyra braunsi (Krober, 1931)Info
Hoplosathe distincta (Lyneborg & Zaitzev, 1980)Info
Hoplosathe frauenfeldi (Loew, 1856)Info
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Irwiniella bezzii (Lyneborg, 1976)Info
Irwiniella chapini (Curran, 1928)Info
Irwiniella flavicornis (Lyneborg, 1976)Info
Irwiniella frontata (Baez, 1982)Info
Irwiniella lindbergi (Lyneborg, 1976)Info
Irwiniella maritima (Bezzi & Lamb, 1926)Info
Irwiniella meridionalis (Kroeber, 1933)Info
Irwiniella nana (Wollaston, 1858)Info
Irwiniella natalensis (Krober, 1914)Info
Irwiniella nobilipennis (Frey, 1939)Info
Irwiniella nuba (Wiedemann, 1828)Info
Irwiniella oldroydi (Lyneborg, 1976)Info
Irwiniella palaestinensis (Krober, 1932)Info
Irwiniella pallida (Lyneborg, 1976)Info
Irwiniella pallipes (Krober, 1912)Info
Irwiniella purpurariae (Frey, 1958)Info
Irwiniella semiargentea (Krober, 1913)Info
Irwiniella sudanica (Kroeber, 1933)Info
Irwiniella tomentosa (Becker, 1914)Info
Irwiniella velutina (Krober, 1912)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lyneborgia ammodyta (Irwin, 1973)Info
Lyneborgia stenoptera (Irwin, 1973)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Microgephyra brincki (Lyneborg, 1972)Info
Microgephyra capricornis (Lyneborg, 1972)Info
Microgephyra chrysothorax (Hauser, 2005)Info
Microgephyra elegans (Hauser, 2005)Info
Microgephyra falx (Hauser, 2005)Info
Microgephyra grandis (Lyneborg, 1972)Info
Microgephyra hessei (Lyneborg, 1972)Info
Microgephyra irwini (Lyneborg, 1976)Info
Microgephyra latipennis (Lyneborg, 1976)Info
Microgephyra madagascariensis (Hauser, 2005)Info
Microgephyra stuckenbergi (Lyneborg, 1972)Info
Microgephyra stylata (Lyneborg, 1972)Info
Microgephyra transvaalensis (Lyneborg, 1976)Info
Microgephyra turneri (Lyneborg, 1972)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Neophycus antennatus (Krober, 1931)Info
Neotabuda anthracina (Loew, 1858)Info
Neotabuda ater (Krober, 1931)Info
Neotabuda capensis (Krober, 1931)Info
Neotabuda diversicornis (Lyneborg, 1980)Info
Neotabuda incrassata (Lyneborg, 1980)Info
Neotabuda lanigera (Lyneborg, 1980)Info
Neotabuda latifrons (Lyneborg, 1980)Info
Neotabuda longestylata (Lyneborg, 1980)Info
Neotabuda longicornis (Lyneborg, 1980)Info
Neotabuda major (Lyneborg, 1980)Info
Neotabuda multisetosa (Lyneborg, 1980)Info
Neotabuda natalensis (Lyneborg, 1980)Info
Neotabuda nigra (Krober, 1912)Info
Neotabuda nigropilosa (Lyneborg, 1980)Info
Neotabuda nitida (Krober, 1912)Info
Neotabuda pilosa (Lyneborg, 1980)Info
Neotabuda spinicornis (Seguy, 1953)Info
Neotabuda subpilosa (Lyneborg, 1980)Info
Neotabuda tomentosa (Lyneborg, 1980)Info
Neotabuda truncata (Lyneborg, 1980)Info
Neotabuda turneri (Lyneborg, 1980)Info
Neotherevella arenaria (Lyneborg, 1976)Info
Neotherevella macularis (Wiedemann, 1828)Info
Notiothereva albiventris (Philippi, 1865)Info
Notiothereva simulata (Malloch, 1932)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Orthactia albopilosa (Lyneborg, 1988)Info
Orthactia deserticola (Lyneborg, 1988)Info
Orthactia fascipennis (Krober, 1912)Info
Orthactia gobabebensis (Lyneborg, 1988)Info
Orthactia irwini (Lyneborg, 1988)Info
Orthactia londti (Lyneborg, 1988)Info
Orthactia penicillata (Lyneborg, 1988)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Pachygenia nitida -> Neotabuda nitidaInfo
Pentheria alternans (Loew, 1858)Info
Pentheria bidentata (Lyneborg, 1976)Info
Pentheria caniceps (Lyneborg, 1972)Info
Pentheria intermedia (Lyneborg, 1978)Info
Pentheria obscura (Krober, 1914)Info
Pentheria ponti (Lyneborg, 1972)Info
Pentheria rufipes -> Pentheria pontiInfo
Pentheria septentrionalis (Lyneborg, 1972)Info
Pentheria simplex (Lyneborg, 1972)Info
Pentheria uncinata (Lyneborg, 1972)Info
Phycus annulipes (Lyneborg, 1978)Info
Phycus breviscapus (Brunetti, 1929)Info
Phycus flavus (Lyneborg, 1978)Info
Phycus fulvus (Lyneborg, 1978)Info
Phycus gracilis (Lyneborg, 1978)Info
Phycus insignis (Loew, 1874)Info
Phycus kroberi (Brauns, 1924)Info
Phycus lacteipennis (Lyneborg, 2002)Info
Phycus maculipennis -> Phycus breviscapusInfo
Phycus marginatus (Krober, 1912)Info
Phycus mirabilis (Lyneborg, 1978)Info
Phycus niger -> Euphycus bockiInfo
Phycus robustris (Lyneborg, 1978)Info
Phycus robustus (Lyneborg, 1978)Info
Phycus rufofemoralis (Krober, 1933)Info
Phycus rufofemoratus (Krober, 1913)Info
Phycus stylatus (Lyneborg, 1978)Info
Pseudothereva aethiopica (Bezzi, 1906)Info
Pseudothereva kijabea (Seguy, 1938)Info
Pseudothereva nitidiventris (Kroeber, 1939)Info
Pseudothereva parviseta (Lyneborg, 1976)Info
Pseudothereva unifasciata (Krober, 1913)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Ruppellia apicalis (Krober, 1929)Info
Ruppellia atlantica (Frey, 1937)Info
Ruppellia basalis (Loew, 1858)Info
Ruppellia gloriae (Baez, 1982)Info
Ruppellia keiseri (Lyneborg, 1989)Info
Ruppellia kroeberi -> Acathrito kroeberiInfo
Ruppellia multisetosa (Lyneborg, 1989)Info
Ruppellia pallida (Krober, 1929)Info
Ruppellia robusta -> Acathrito robustaInfo
Ruppellia semiflava (Wiedemann, 1830)Info
Ruppellia thoracica (Macquart, 1840)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Salentia anancitis (Seguy, 1941)Info
Salentia costalis (Wiedemann, 1824)Info
Salentia fuscipennis (Costa, 1857)Info
Schoutedenomyia antennata (Krober, 1939)Info
Schoutedenomyia congoensis (Krober, 1936)Info
Schoutedenomyia horsini (Seguy, 1963)Info
Schoutedenomyia kroeberi (Lyneborg, 1976)Info
Schoutedenomyia langi (Curran, 1928)Info
Schoutedenomyia leclercqi (Lyneborg, 1976)Info
Schoutedenomyia linderi (Lyneborg, 1976)Info
Schoutedenomyia longeantennata (Lyneborg, 1976)Info
Schoutedenomyia macroptera (Krober, 1929)Info
Schoutedenomyia rhodesiensis (Lyneborg, 1978)Info
Schoutedenomyia samaruensis (Lyneborg, 1976)Info
Schoutedenomyia signata (Lyneborg, 1976)Info
Schoutedenomyia usambarensis (Lyneborg, 1978)Info
Stenogephyra minuta (Lyneborg, 1987)Info
Stenogephyra torrida (Lyneborg, 1987)Info
Stenopomyia angulata (Lyneborg, 1976)Info
Stenopomyia bidentata (Lyneborg, 1976)Info
Stenopomyia brunnea (Lyneborg, 1976)Info
Stenopomyia distincta (Lyneborg, 1976)Info
Stenopomyia fumipennis (Lyneborg, 1976)Info
Stenopomyia fuscata (Lyneborg, 1976)Info
Stenopomyia keiseri (Lyneborg, 1976)Info
Stenopomyia minor (Lyneborg, 1976)Info
Stenopomyia obscura (Lyneborg, 1976)Info
Stenopomyia ostentata (Lyneborg, 1976)Info
Stenopomyia rhagioniformis (Lyneborg, 1976)Info
Stenopomyia uncilobata (Lyneborg, 1976)Info
Stenopomyia variegata (Bigot, 1859)Info
Stenosathe brachycera (Loew, 1858)Info
Stenosathe pilosa (Lyneborg, 1976)Info
Species with XBack  Top
Xestomyza lugubris (Wiedemann, 1820)Info
Xestomyzina aureostriata (Krober, 1912)Info
180 Species in Therevidae for Africa listed
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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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