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Distribution path and Subregions of Indian Ocean islands (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - East Africa - Indian Ocean islands
Subregions: Madagascar, Mascarene Islands (Rodrigues Island)
Taxonomy for Therevidae (Therevids) in Indian Ocean islands
Class
Indian Ocean islands
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 508 families, 7028 genera, 28296 species
Tree
Subclass
Indian Ocean islands
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 500 families, 7012 genera, 28273 species
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Infraclass
Indian Ocean islands
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 486 families, 6942 genera, 28048 species
Tree
Superorder
Indian Ocean islands
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 327 families, 5593 genera, 24527 species
Tree
Order
Indian Ocean islands
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 86 families, 846 genera, 3142 species
Tree
Suborder
Indian Ocean islands
Brachycera (Macquart, 1834) (Short-horned flies)
 67 families, 618 genera, 2056 species
Site
Tree
Infraorder
Indian Ocean islands
Asilomorpha (Rohdendorf, 1961)
 10 families, 97 genera, 423 species
Tree
Superfamily
Indian Ocean islands
Asiloidea (Latreille, 1802) (Therevids)
 6 families, 57 genera, 263 species
Tree
Family
Indian Ocean islands
Therevidae (Newman, 1834) (Therevids) - Systematics
 5 genera, 25 species
Site
Tree
Show Info
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 Indian Ocean islands
Irwiniella bezzii (Lyneborg, 1976)Info
Irwiniella flavicornis (Lyneborg, 1976)Info
Irwiniella maritima (Bezzi & Lamb, 1926)Info
Irwiniella oldroydi (Lyneborg, 1976)Info
Irwiniella velutina (Krober, 1912)Info
Microgephyra chrysothorax (Hauser, 2005)Info
Microgephyra elegans (Hauser, 2005)Info
Microgephyra falx (Hauser, 2005)Info
Microgephyra madagascariensis (Hauser, 2005)Info
Ruppellia keiseri (Lyneborg, 1989)Info
Ruppellia multisetosa (Lyneborg, 1989)Info
Schoutedenomyia signata (Lyneborg, 1976)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
25 Species in Therevidae for Indian Ocean islands 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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