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Distribution path and Subregions of East Africa (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - East Africa
Subregions: Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Indian Ocean islands (Madagascar, Mascarene Islands), Kenya, Mozambique, Somalia, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Taxonomy for Therevidae (Therevids) in East Africa
Class
East Africa
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 651 families, 14411 genera, 82570 species
Tree
Subclass
East Africa
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 640 families, 14373 genera, 82501 species
Tree
Infraclass
East Africa
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 615 families, 14211 genera, 81781 species
Tree
Superorder
East Africa
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 388 families, 11359 genera, 72112 species
Tree
Order
East Africa
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 103 families, 1793 genera, 10980 species
Tree
Suborder
East Africa
Brachycera (Macquart, 1834) (Short-horned flies)
 84 families, 1404 genera, 8114 species
Site
Tree
Infraorder
East Africa
Asilomorpha (Rohdendorf, 1961)
 12 families, 303 genera, 1955 species
Tree
Superfamily
East Africa
Asiloidea (Latreille, 1802) (Therevids)
 6 families, 209 genera, 1433 species
Tree
Family
East Africa
Therevidae (Newman, 1834) (Therevids) - Systematics
 16 genera, 61 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
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania


Ecozones:

Nearctic
Afrotropical


Fossils:

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Countries
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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 East Africa
Species with ANext  
Acathrito kroeberi (Lindner, 1955)Info
Acathrito lindneri (Lyneborg, 1983)Info
Actorthia canescens (Surcouf, 1921)Info
Ammothereva laticornis (Loew, 1856)Info
Anabarhynchus varipes (Macquart, 1847)Info
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Hemigephyra atra (Lyneborg, 1972)Info
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Irwiniella bezzii (Lyneborg, 1976)Info
Irwiniella flavicornis (Lyneborg, 1976)Info
Irwiniella maritima (Bezzi & Lamb, 1926)Info
Irwiniella meridionalis (Kroeber, 1933)Info
Irwiniella nuba (Wiedemann, 1828)Info
Irwiniella oldroydi (Lyneborg, 1976)Info
Irwiniella palaestinensis (Krober, 1932)Info
Irwiniella tomentosa (Becker, 1914)Info
Irwiniella velutina (Krober, 1912)Info
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Microgephyra chrysothorax (Hauser, 2005)Info
Microgephyra elegans (Hauser, 2005)Info
Microgephyra falx (Hauser, 2005)Info
Microgephyra madagascariensis (Hauser, 2005)Info
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Neotabuda truncata (Lyneborg, 1980)Info
Notiothereva simulata (Malloch, 1932)Info
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Pentheria caniceps (Lyneborg, 1972)Info
Pentheria intermedia (Lyneborg, 1978)Info
Pentheria septentrionalis (Lyneborg, 1972)Info
Phycus annulipes (Lyneborg, 1978)Info
Phycus breviscapus (Brunetti, 1929)Info
Phycus maculipennis -> Phycus breviscapusInfo
Phycus mirabilis (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 unifasciata (Krober, 1913)Info
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Ruppellia keiseri (Lyneborg, 1989)Info
Ruppellia kroeberi -> Acathrito kroeberiInfo
Ruppellia multisetosa (Lyneborg, 1989)Info
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Schoutedenomyia antennata (Krober, 1939)Info
Schoutedenomyia kroeberi (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
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 pilosa (Lyneborg, 1976)Info
61 Species in Therevidae for East 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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