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Taxonomy for Canacidae (Surge Flies)
Class
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 2679 families, 140885 genera, 1879383 species
Tree
Subclass
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 2543 families, 136697 genera, 1874787 species
Tree
Infraclass
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 2226 families, 134478 genera, 1856908 species
Tree
Superorder
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 1216 families, 102024 genera, 1593879 species
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Order
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 304 families, 16714 genera, 263410 species
Tree
Suborder
Brachycera (Macquart, 1834) (Short-horned flies)
 176 families, 12671 genera, 179253 species
Site
Tree
Infraorder
Muscomorpha (Woodley, 1989)
 124 families, 9245 genera, 118008 species
Tree
Section
Schizophora (Becher, 1882)
 114 families, 8259 genera, 96666 species
Tree
Subsection
Acalyptratae (Macquart, 1835) (Acalyptrate muscoids)
 89 families, 3392 genera, 49400 species
Tree
Superfamily
Carnoidea (Newman, 1834)
 11 families, 393 genera, 5854 species
Tree
Family
Canacidae (Jones, 1906) (Surge Flies) - Systematics
 17 genera, 206 species
Site
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Genera17
Species206
Common namesSurge Flies, Surf Flies, Beach Flies
Danish namesSkøjtefluer
Swedish namesDynflugor
AuthorJones, 1906
Distribution
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania
Antarctica


Ecozones:

Nearctic


World Oceans:

Pacific Ocean
Atlantic Ocean


Countries
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Australia, Belgium, Belize, Brazil, Cameroon, Canada, Cape Verde, Chile, China, Colombia, Cook Islands, Costa Rica, Cuba, Denmark, Dominica, Ecuador, Egypt, France, Gambia, Germany, Greece, India, Indonesia, Iran, Israel, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Kenya, Madagascar, Malaysia, Marshall Islands, Mexico, Micronesia, Namibia, Nepal, New Zealand, Oman, Pakistan, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Peru, Philippines, Portugal, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Taiwan, Thailand, USA, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Yemen
Links and ReferencesCanacidae in bie.ala.org.au
Canacidae in faunaeur.org
Canacidae in dyntaxa.se
Canacidae in Wikipedia (English)
Subfamily    Apetaeninae (Mathis & Munari, 1996)
     1 genus, 11 species
Subfamily    Canacinae (Jones, 1906)
     11 genera, 173 species
Subfamily    Horaismopterinae (Sabrosky, 1978)
     2 genera, 5 species
Subfamily    Zaleinae (Mcalpine, 1985)
     2 genera, 16 species
Genus    Listriomastix (Enderlein, 1909) - 1 species
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
InfraorderMuscomorpha
SectionSchizophora
SubsectionAcalyptratae
Acalyptrate muscoids
SuperfamilyCarnoidea
FamilyCanacidae
Surge Flies, Surf Flies, Beach Flies
AuthorJones, 1906
 
Synonyms
Canaceidae (Hendel, 1916)
Tethinidae (Hendel, 1916)

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