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Distribution path and Subregions of Caribbean (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - Caribbean
Subregions: Caribbean islands (Antilles, Bahamas, Barbados, Trinidad and Tobago)
Taxonomy for Tipulidae (Crane Flies) in Caribbean
Class
Caribbean
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 555 families, 7264 genera, 24205 species
Tree
Subclass
Caribbean
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 550 families, 7237 genera, 24124 species
Tree
Infraclass
Caribbean
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 535 families, 7156 genera, 23921 species
Tree
Superorder
Caribbean
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 331 families, 5576 genera, 19403 species
Tree
Order
Caribbean
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 85 families, 1088 genera, 4198 species
Tree
Suborder
Caribbean
Nematocera (Latreille, 1825) (Long-horned flies)
 19 families, 249 genera, 1283 species
Site
Tree
Infraorder
Caribbean
Tipulomorpha (Gistel, 1848) (Crane Flies)
 2 families, 40 genera, 338 species
Tree
Superfamily
Caribbean
Tipuloidea (Leconte, 1861)
 2 families, 40 genera, 338 species
Tree
Family
Caribbean
Tipulidae (Latreille, 1802) (Crane Flies) - Systematics
 8 genera, 33 species
Site
Tree
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Genera85    worldwide
Species6.206    worldwide
Common namesCrane Flies, Crane fly, Large Crane Flies, Craneflies, Daddy-long-legs
German namesSchnaken, Erdschnacken, Mückenbulle, Schneider, Stelzmücken
Dutch namesLangpootmuggen
Danish namesStankelben
Finnish namesVaaksiaiset
Norwegian namesStankelbein
Swedish namesStorharkrankar
AuthorLatreille, 1802
Distribution
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania
Antarctica


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
Nearctic
Afrotropical
Neotropical
Indo-Australian region
Holarctic


Fossils:

Cenozoic
Paleozoic
Mesozoic


World Oceans:

Pacific Ocean


Countries
Checklists
Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Angola, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belarus, Belgium, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Bulgaria, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Cape Verde, Chile, China, Colombia, Comoros, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gabon, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iran, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Malta, Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, North Korea, Norway, Pakistan, Palau, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Republic of the Congo, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, São Tomé and Príncipe, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesTipulidae in bie.ala.org.au
Tipulidae in faunaeur.org
Tipulidae in itis.gov
Tipulidae in dyntaxa.se
Tipulidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Tipulidae in Caribbean
Brachypremna brodzinskii (W. Krzemiński, 1996)Info
Brachypremna dispellens (Walker, 1861)Info
Brachypremna unicolor (Osten Sacken, 1888)Info
Ctenophora ornata (Meigen, 1818)Info
Leptotarsus guadeloupensis (Young, 2001)Info
Leptotarsus hodgei (Alexander, 1939)Info
Megistocera longipennis (Macquart, 1838)Info
Microborus aberrans (Wichmann, H.e., 1914)Info
Microborus boops (Blandford, 1897)Info
Microborus imitans (Eggers, 1940)Info
Microborus lautus (Wood, 1961)Info
Microborus lectus (Wood, 1971)Info
Nephrotoma appendiculata appendiculata (Pierre, 1919)Info
Nephrotoma circumscripta (Loew, 1863)Info
Nephrotoma cornicina (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Nephrotoma dominicana (Alexander, 1970)Info
Nephrotoma elegantula (Williston, 1896)Info
Nephrotoma glabricristata (Alexander, 1939)Info
Nephrotoma scalaris (Meigen, 1818)Info
Tipula balcanica (Vermoolen, 1983)Info
Tipula bruesi (Alexander, 1945)Info
Tipula carib (Alexander, 1970)Info
Tipula cretis (Mannheims, 1965)Info
Tipula darlingtoniana (Alexander, 1939)Info
Tipula jamaicensis (Alexander, 1928)Info
Tipula lateralis -> Tipula vanewrightiSite
Tipula ludoviciana (Alexander, 1919)Info
Tipula orientalis (Lackschewitz, 1930)Info
Tipula subinfuscata (Williston, 1896)Info
Tipula trinidadensis (Alexander, 1912)Info
Tipula trinitatis (Alexander, 1941)Info
Tipula vanewrighti (Oosterbroek, 1986)Info
Zelandotipula parviceps (Speiser, 1909)Info
33 Species in Tipulidae for Caribbean listed
Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderHolometabola
Holometabolous Insects
OrderDiptera
True flies, Mosquitoes, Gnats, Flies
SuborderNematocera
Long-horned flies, Mosquitoes
InfraorderTipulomorpha
Crane Flies
SuperfamilyTipuloidea
FamilyTipulidae
Crane Flies, Crane fly, Large Crane Flies, Craneflies, Daddy-long-legs
AuthorLatreille, 1802
 
Synonyms
Cylindrotomidae (Mulsant, 1842)
Limoniidae (Speiser, 1909)

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