Insects Database
 Insects and other Arthropoda
 Ants
 Arachnids
 Bees
 Beetles
 Booklice - Barkflies
 Bugs
 Bumblebees
 Cicadas
 Crane flies
 Dragonflies
 Earwigs
 Flies
 Isopods
 Locusts
 Mayflies
 Mecoptera
 Mosquitoes
 Moths & Butterflies
 Myriapods
 Net-winged insects
 Plant-parasitic Hemipterans
 Praying Mantises
 Termites
 Wasps
Distribution path and Subregions of New Guinea (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Oceania - Australasia - New Guinea
Subregions: East New Guinea
Taxonomy for Therevidae (Therevids) in New Guinea
Class
New Guinea
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 385 families, 4665 genera, 23993 species
Tree
Subclass
New Guinea
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 381 families, 4653 genera, 23968 species
Tree
Infraclass
New Guinea
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 368 families, 4578 genera, 23602 species
Tree
Superorder
New Guinea
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 248 families, 3516 genera, 19978 species
Tree
Order
New Guinea
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 83 families, 852 genera, 4456 species
Tree
Suborder
New Guinea
Brachycera (Macquart, 1834) (Short-horned flies)
 63 families, 679 genera, 2993 species
Site
Tree
Infraorder
New Guinea
Asilomorpha (Rohdendorf, 1961)
 9 families, 104 genera, 460 species
Tree
Superfamily
New Guinea
Asiloidea (Latreille, 1802) (Therevids)
 4 families, 48 genera, 151 species
Tree
Family
New Guinea
Therevidae (Newman, 1834) (Therevids) - Systematics
 4 genera, 6 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
Checklists

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 New Guinea
Agapophytus chaetohypopion (Winterton & Irwin, 2001)Info
Agapophytus novaeguineae (Winterton & Irwin, 2001)Info
Anabarhynchus wau (Lyneborg, 2001)Info
Irwiniella atripes (Krober, 1912)Info
Irwiniella congrua (Walker, 1858)Info
Vomerina funebris (Walker, 1865)Info
6 Species in Therevidae for New Guinea 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)

Keywords
ABCDEFGHIJKLM
NOPQRSTUVWXYZ
German Flag Therevidae
 Arthropoda (Database)
 Contact
 Copyrights
 Distribution Tree
 Glossary
 Imprint
 New pictures
 Taxonomy Tree
 Unknown insects
 Unknown spiders