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Distribution path and Subregions of East Africa (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - East Africa
Subregions: Burundi, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Indian Ocean islands (Comoro Islands, Madagascar, Mauritius, Réunion), Kenya, Malawi, Mozambique, Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda (Rwenzori Mountains), Zambia, Zimbabwe (North Zimbabwe)
Taxonomy for Tipulidae (Crane Flies) 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
Nematocera (Latreille, 1825) (Long-horned flies)
 19 families, 389 genera, 2866 species
Site
Tree
Infraorder
East Africa
Tipulomorpha (Gistel, 1848) (Crane Flies)
 2 families, 64 genera, 919 species
Tree
Superfamily
East Africa
Tipuloidea (Leconte, 1861)
 2 families, 64 genera, 919 species
Tree
Family
East Africa
Tipulidae (Latreille, 1802) (Crane Flies) - Systematics
 10 genera, 212 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
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Fossils:

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World Oceans:

Pacific Ocean


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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)

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Species overview - Checklist for Tipulidae in East Africa
Species with CNext  
Ctenacroscelis brunneus (Bigot, 1859)Info
Ctenacroscelis rubiginosa (Bigot, 1862)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Holorusia albovittata (Macquart, 1838)Info
Holorusia bourbonica (Alexander, 1957)Info
Holorusia inventa (Walker, 1848)Info
Holorusia nampoina (Alexander, 1963)Info
Holorusia pauliani (Alexander, 1955)Info
Holorusia radama (Alexander, 1963)Info
Holorusia rogeziana (Alexander, 1955)Info
Holorusia sakarahana (Alexander, 1960)Info
Holorusia vinsoniana (Alexander, 1956)Info
Hovapeza costofuscata (Alexander, 1958)Info
Hovapeza tisiphone (Alexander, 1951)Info
Hovatipula cubitalbella (Alexander, 1963)Info
Hovatipula kallion (Alexander, 1960)Info
Hovatipula megalothorax (Alexander, 1955)Info
Hovatipula pheletes (Alexander, 1960)Info
Species with KBack  Next  Top
Keiseromyia polyphragma (Alexander, 1963)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Leptotarsus aspropodus (Alexander, 1957)Info
Leptotarsus cnephosus (Alexander, 1960)Info
Leptotarsus ganocephalus (Alexander, 1960)Info
Leptotarsus luteiniger (Alexander, 1963)Info
Leptotarsus macarius (Alexander, 1963)Info
Leptotarsus millotianus (Alexander, 1958)Info
Leptotarsus mossambicensis (Alexander, 1920)Info
Leptotarsus piger (Alexander, 1945)Info
Leptotarsus rhodesiae (Alexander, 1937)Info
Leptotarsus riedelianus (Alexander, 1920)Info
Leptotarsus stenodiastema (Alexander, 1961)Info
Leptotarsus tinctorius (Alexander, 1960)Info
Leptotarsus vulsurus (Alexander, 1955)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Megistocera filipes (Fabricius, 1805)Info
Megistocera filipes filipes (Fabricius, 1805)Info
Megistocera hirsuta -> Megistocera filipesInfo
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nephrotoma aberdarensis (Alexander, 1956)Info
Nephrotoma albonigra (Alexander, 1921)Info
Nephrotoma ambricola (Alexander, 1963)Info
Nephrotoma ampla (Alexander, 1921)Info
Nephrotoma angusticrista (Alexander, 1962)Info
Nephrotoma antennata (Wiedemann, 1820)Info
Nephrotoma atamoor (Alexander, 1960)Info
Nephrotoma bara (Alexander, 1960)Info
Nephrotoma bourbonica (Alexander, 1957)Info
Nephrotoma capensis (Rondani, 1863)Info
Nephrotoma carinata (Mannheims, 1958)Info
Nephrotoma chaetopyga (Alexander, 1921)Info
Nephrotoma chalybea (Alexander, 1921)Info
Nephrotoma clanceyi (Alexander, 1956)Info
Nephrotoma comoroensis (Alexander, 1959)Info
Nephrotoma cornicina (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Nephrotoma cornicina cornicina (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Nephrotoma costofumosa (Alexander, 1963)Info
Nephrotoma crocea (Loew, 1866)Info
Nephrotoma cuthbertsoni (Alexander, 1956)Info
Nephrotoma dewittei (Alexander, 1956)Info
Nephrotoma eburata (Mannheims, 1958)Info
Nephrotoma ectypa (Speiser, 1908)Info
Nephrotoma edwardsaria (Alexander, 1956)Info
Nephrotoma elgonica (Alexander, 1956)Info
Nephrotoma euthynota (Alexander, 1962)Info
Nephrotoma flavonigra (Alexander, 1920)Info
Nephrotoma flavonigra andohahelana (Alexander, 1960)Info
Nephrotoma flavonigra flavonigra (Alexander, 1920)Info
Nephrotoma freemani (Alexander, 1956)Info
Nephrotoma fumidapicalis (Alexander, 1921)Info
Nephrotoma fuscipennis pronotalis (Alexander, 1921)Info
Nephrotoma fuscipennis triflava (Alexander, 1921)Info
Nephrotoma gorongozae (Alexander, 1960)Info
Nephrotoma graueri (Speiser, 1923)Info
Nephrotoma imerina (Alexander, 1920)Info
Nephrotoma incristata (Mannheims, 1958)Info
Nephrotoma kigeziana (Alexander, 1956)Info
Nephrotoma kigeziana celator (Alexander, 1956)Info
Nephrotoma kigeziana kigeziana (Alexander, 1956)Info
Nephrotoma kigeziana trigona (Alexander, 1956)Info
Nephrotoma latispina (Alexander, 1956)Info
Nephrotoma latissima (Alexander, 1962)Info
Nephrotoma leto (Alexander, 1956)Info
Nephrotoma leucostigma (Alexander, 1960)Info
Nephrotoma lindneriana (Alexander, 1978)Info
Nephrotoma livingstonei (Alexander, 1921)Info
Nephrotoma luaboensis (Alexander, 1960)Info
Nephrotoma luteopleura (Seguy, 1938)Info
Nephrotoma madagascariensis (Enderlein, 1912)Info
Nephrotoma milloti (Alexander, 1959)Info
Nephrotoma mobukuensis (Alexander, 1956)Info
Nephrotoma mossambica (Alexander, 1920)Info
Nephrotoma nigritana (Mannheims, 1958)Info
Nephrotoma nycteris (Alexander, 1956)Info
Nephrotoma ochripennis (Alexander, 1921)Info
Nephrotoma oligochaeta (Alexander, 1957)Info
Nephrotoma opacistriata (Alexander, 1957)Info
Nephrotoma paulianana (Alexander, 1957)Info
Nephrotoma perlepida (Alexander, 1956)Info
Nephrotoma petiolata -> Nephrotoma cornicinaInfo
Nephrotoma praecipua (Alexander, 1960)Info
Nephrotoma quincunx (Speiser, 1909)Info
Nephrotoma quincunx edita (Alexander, 1921)Info
Nephrotoma quincunx euryglossa (Alexander, 1962)Info
Nephrotoma quincunx medioscalaris (Alexander, 1962)Info
Nephrotoma quincunx quincunx (Speiser, 1909)Info
Nephrotoma reunionensis (Alexander, 1957)Info
Nephrotoma richardiana (Alexander, 1957)Info
Nephrotoma ruanda (Alexander, 1955)Info
Nephrotoma ruwenzoriana (Alexander, 1920)Info
Nephrotoma sakalava (Alexander, 1960)Info
Nephrotoma scalarifer (Alexander, 1920)Info
Nephrotoma setirostra (Alexander, 1963)Info
Nephrotoma smithersiana (Alexander, 1959)Info
Nephrotoma staryi (Oosterbroek, 1982)Info
Nephrotoma subdentata (Alexander, 1955)Info
Nephrotoma subinanis (Alexander, 1956)Info
Nephrotoma thysia (Alexander, 1956)Info
Nephrotoma tigrina (Alexander, 1917)Info
Nephrotoma tigrinoides (Alexander, 1921)Info
Nephrotoma tincta (Walker, 1856)Info
Nephrotoma tricincta (Alexander, 1921)Info
Nephrotoma triquetra (Alexander, 1956)Info
Nephrotoma unicornis (Alexander, 1961)Info
Nephrotoma venusticeps (Alexander, 1956)Info
Nephrotoma vinsoniana (Alexander, 1957)Info
Nephrotoma xanthoplaca (Alexander, 1920)Info
Nephrotoma xanthoplacodes (Alexander, 1963)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Pselliophora rubra (Osten Sacken, 1887)Info
Species with TBack  Top
Tipula aberdareica (Alexander, 1956)Info
Tipula aberdareica aberdareica (Alexander, 1956)Info
Tipula aberdareica ulugurica (Alexander, 1962)Info
Tipula aethiopica (Alexander, 1972)Info
Tipula akeleyi (Alexander, 1956)Info
Tipula alphaspis (Speiser, 1909)Info
Tipula amissa (Alexander, 1960)Info
Tipula amymona (Alexander, 1951)Info
Tipula antricola (Riedel, 1918)Info
Tipula asbolodes (Speiser, 1909)Info
Tipula bartletti (Alexander, 1920)Info
Tipula bicolor (Loew, 1866)Info
Tipula bioculata (Alexander, 1960)Info
Tipula bistripunctata (Speiser, 1909)Info
Tipula brachycera (Riedel, 1914)Info
Tipula calcar (Alexander, 1958)Info
Tipula caligo (Alexander, 1956)Info
Tipula capnioneura (Speiser, 1909)Info
Tipula centroproducta (Alexander, 1972)Info
Tipula chaniae (Alexander, 1956)Info
Tipula chrysocephala (Mannheims, 1958)Info
Tipula cimmeria (Speiser, 1909)Info
Tipula cinnamomea (Riedel, 1914)Info
Tipula citricornis (Alexander, 1955)Info
Tipula consobrina (Theowald, 1984)Info
Tipula curtipennis -> Tipula eumecaceraInfo
Tipula dichroa (Bezzi, 1906)Info
Tipula dolichopezoides (Alexander, 1920)Info
Tipula elgonensis (Alexander, 1956)Info
Tipula ellioti (Alexander, 1920)Info
Tipula eumecacera (Speiser, 1909)Info
Tipula flagellicurta (Mannheims, 1958)Info
Tipula frater (Alexander, 1921)Info
Tipula fumivena (Alexander, 1958)Info
Tipula globicauda (Alexander, 1960)Info
Tipula hancocki (Alexander, 1956)Info
Tipula hardeana (Alexander, 1978)Info
Tipula hollanderi (Theowald, 1977)Info
Tipula hova (Alexander, 1920)Info
Tipula infracta (Alexander, 1955)Info
Tipula jacksoniana (Alexander, 1956)Info
Tipula kenia (Alexander, 1920)Info
Tipula kinangopensis (Riedel, 1914)Info
Tipula lactineipes (Alexander, 1961)Info
Tipula lambertoniana (Alexander, 1955)Info
Tipula langi (Alexander, 1920)Info
Tipula langi langi (Alexander, 1920)Info
Tipula lobeliae (Alexander, 1956)Info
Tipula loeffleri (Theowald, 1984)Info
Tipula lourensi (Den Hollander, 1975)Info
Tipula loveridgei (Alexander, 1972)Info
Tipula masai (Alexander, 1920)Info
Tipula mashona (Alexander, 1920)Info
Tipula meliuscula (Alexander, 1920)Info
Tipula milanjensis (Alexander, 1920)Info
Tipula milanjii (Alexander, 1920)Info
Tipula neavei (Alexander, 1920)Info
Tipula nephrotomoides (Alexander, 1924)Info
Tipula nephrotomoides invariegata (Alexander, 1956)Info
Tipula nephrotomoides nephrotomoides (Alexander, 1924)Info
Tipula nyasae (Alexander, 1920)Info
Tipula obex (Alexander, 1960)Info
Tipula octoplagiata (Alexander, 1951)Info
Tipula punctoargentea (Alexander, 1960)Info
Tipula rothschildi (Alexander, 1920)Info
Tipula ruwenzori (Alexander, 1920)Info
Tipula ruwenzori ankolensis ()Info
Tipula ruwenzori ruwenzori ()Info
Tipula schizostyla (Alexander, 1956)Info
Tipula schulteni (Theowald, 1983)Info
Tipula scylla (Alexander, 1964)Info
Tipula silinda (Alexander, 1920)Info
Tipula sjostedti (Alexander, 1924)Info
Tipula sogana (Alexander, 1965)Info
Tipula soror mashona (Alexander, 1920)Info
Tipula speiseriana (Alexander, 1930)Info
Tipula spinimarginata (Alexander, 1951)Info
Tipula strigata -> Tipula cimmeriaInfo
Tipula subaptera (Freeman, 1950)Info
Tipula tananarivia (Alexander, 1960)Info
Tipula uluguruensis (Alexander, 1962)Info
Tipula urundiana (Alexander, 1955)Info
Tipula vadoni (Alexander, 1955)Info
Tipula vanstraeleni (Alexander, 1956)Info
Tipula victoria (Alexander, 1920)Info
Tipula zambeziensis (Alexander, 1917)Info
Tipula zimbabwensis (Theowald, 1984)Info
Tipula zuluensis (Alexander, 1956)Info
212 Species in Tipulidae 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
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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