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Distribution path and Subregions of Southern Africa (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - Southern Africa
Subregions: Lesotho, Namibia, Republic South Africa (Cape, Kwazulu-Natal)
Taxonomy for Tipulidae (Crane Flies) in Southern Africa
Class
Southern Africa
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 657 families, 10005 genera, 43659 species
Tree
Subclass
Southern Africa
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 652 families, 9953 genera, 43495 species
Tree
Infraclass
Southern Africa
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 622 families, 9771 genera, 42834 species
Tree
Superorder
Southern Africa
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 388 families, 7891 genera, 37772 species
Tree
Order
Southern Africa
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 105 families, 1537 genera, 7739 species
Tree
Suborder
Southern Africa
Nematocera (Latreille, 1825) (Long-horned flies)
 22 families, 315 genera, 1581 species
Site
Tree
Infraorder
Southern Africa
Tipulomorpha (Gistel, 1848) (Crane Flies)
 2 families, 51 genera, 315 species
Tree
Superfamily
Southern Africa
Tipuloidea (Leconte, 1861)
 2 families, 51 genera, 315 species
Tree
Family
Southern Africa
Tipulidae (Latreille, 1802) (Crane Flies) - Systematics
 8 genera, 85 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
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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 Southern Africa
Species with GNext  
Goniotipula cuneipennis (Alexander, 1921)Info
Goniotipula lindneri (Mannheims, 1961)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Holorusia albovittata (Macquart, 1838)Info
Holorusia inventa (Walker, 1848)Info
Holorusia quathlambica (Alexander, 1956)Info
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Idiotipula confluens (Alexander, 1921)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Leptotarsus africanus (Alexander, 1921)Info
Leptotarsus albicubitalis (Alexander, 1964)Info
Leptotarsus anoplostylus (Alexander, 1964)Info
Leptotarsus basuticanus (Alexander, 1956)Info
Leptotarsus belloides (Alexander, 1921)Info
Leptotarsus bonaespei (Bergroth, 1888)Info
Leptotarsus caffer (Alexander, 1917)Info
Leptotarsus capicola (Alexander, 1921)Info
Leptotarsus chionoides (Alexander, 1917)Info
Leptotarsus cinereilinea (Alexander, 1921)Info
Leptotarsus coronatus (Alexander, 1917)Info
Leptotarsus dolichoros (Wood, 1952)Info
Leptotarsus drakensbergensis (Alexander, 1956)Info
Leptotarsus eshowensis (Alexander, 1960)Info
Leptotarsus flagellatus (Wood, 1952)Info
Leptotarsus gurneyi (Alexander, 1975)Info
Leptotarsus inaequipes (Alexander, 1956)Info
Leptotarsus jonesi (Alexander, 1920)Info
Leptotarsus limnophiloides (Alexander, 1917)Info
Leptotarsus melanoptera (Alexander, 1930)Info
Leptotarsus melanopterus (Alexander, 1930)Info
Leptotarsus micropteryx (Alexander, 1921)Info
Leptotarsus minusculoides (Wood, 1952)Info
Leptotarsus minusculus (Alexander, 1917)Info
Leptotarsus mitiformis (Alexander, 1960)Info
Leptotarsus mosselensis (Alexander, 1945)Info
Leptotarsus munroi (Alexander, 1921)Info
Leptotarsus niphopodus (Alexander, 1956)Info
Leptotarsus rubroniger (Alexander, 1921)Info
Leptotarsus silvester (Wood, 1952)Info
Leptotarsus spinosus (Wood, 1952)Info
Leptotarsus stuckenbergi (Alexander, 1956)Info
Leptotarsus syndactylus (Alexander, 1956)Info
Leptotarsus versfeldi (Wood, 1952)Info
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Megistocera filipes (Fabricius, 1805)Info
Megistocera filipes filipes (Fabricius, 1805)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nephrotoma antennata (Wiedemann, 1820)Info
Nephrotoma aurantiaca -> Nephrotoma euchromaInfo
Nephrotoma basutoensis (Alexander, 1956)Info
Nephrotoma capensis (Rondani, 1863)Info
Nephrotoma clanceyi (Alexander, 1956)Info
Nephrotoma cornicina (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Nephrotoma cornicina cornicina (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Nephrotoma crocea (Loew, 1866)Info
Nephrotoma delegorguei (Macquart, 1846)Info
Nephrotoma edwardsi (Alexander, 1917)Info
Nephrotoma euchroma (Mik, 1874)Info
Nephrotoma hemichroa (Alexander, 1956)Info
Nephrotoma lerothodi (Alexander, 1956)Info
Nephrotoma livingstonei (Alexander, 1921)Info
Nephrotoma marshalli (Alexander, 1921)Info
Nephrotoma moshesh (Alexander, 1956)Info
Nephrotoma mossambica (Alexander, 1920)Info
Nephrotoma petiolata -> Nephrotoma cornicinaInfo
Nephrotoma strenua (Alexander, 1917)Info
Nephrotoma tigrina (Alexander, 1917)Info
Nephrotoma tincta (Walker, 1856)Info
Nephrotoma tzitzikamae (Alexander, 1964)Info
Nephrotoma umbripennis (Alexander, 1917)Info
Nephrotoma unicingulata (Alexander, 1917)Info
Nephrotoma vicaria (Walker, 1848)Info
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Tipula chubbi (Alexander, 1956)Info
Tipula draconis (Alexander, 1964)Info
Tipula frater (Alexander, 1921)Info
Tipula grahami -> Tipula grahamianaInfo
Tipula grahamiana (Alexander, 1964)Info
Tipula jocosa (Alexander, 1917)Info
Tipula melanomera (Walker, 1848)Info
Tipula natalia (Alexander, 1956)Info
Tipula phaeocera (Alexander, 1958)Info
Tipula pomposa (Bergroth, 1888)Info
Tipula setosipennis (Alexander, 1920)Info
Tipula silinda (Alexander, 1920)Info
Tipula soror (Wiedemann, 1820)Info
Tipula soror mashona (Alexander, 1920)Info
Tipula soror soror (Wiedemann, 1820)Info
Tipula zambeziensis (Alexander, 1917)Info
Tipula zuluensis (Alexander, 1956)Info
Species with XBack  Top
Xenotipola munroi ()Info
85 Species in Tipulidae for Southern 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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