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Scientific Names

Preferred Names

Simuliidae
Reference taxon from EOL Dynamic Hierarchy Trunk
Simuliidae
Recognized by iNaturalist, Eswatini Species List, NMNH Entomology, NMNH Entomology, Harvard Museum of Comparative Zoology DwCA, Harvard Museum of Comparative Zoology DwCA, BioImages, the virtual fieldguide, UK, BioImages, the virtual fieldguide, UK, Natural History Museum Species of the day, Animal Diversity Web, Animal Diversity Web, Angola Species List, Armenia Species List, Austria Species List, Azerbaijan Species List, Australia Species List, Belize Species List, Benin Species List, Belgium Species List, Brazil Species List, Cameroon Species List, Canada Species List, Colombia Species List, Costa Rica Species List, Czech Republic Species List, Dominican Republic Species List, Federated States of Micronesia Species List, Fiji Species List, Finland Species List, France Species List, French Polynesia Species List, Germany Species List, Greece Species List, Guam Species List, Guatemala Species List, Ireland Species List, Italy Species List, Latvia Species List, Lesotho Species List, Lithuania Species List, Luxembourg Species List, Madagascar Species List, Mozambique Species List, Namibia Species List, New Caledonia Species List, New Zealand Species List, Norway Species List, Palau Species List, Panama Species List, Peru Species List, Paraguay Species List, Russia Species List, Slovakia Species List, Solomon Islands Species List, South Africa Species List, Spain Species List, Sweden Species List, Switzerland Species List, The Netherlands Species List, Turkey Species List, United Kingdom Species List, Vanuatu Species List, Japan Species List, English Vernaculars for Landmark Taxa, OBIS environmental data records, Mexico Species List, United States Species List, Arctic Ocean Species List, Bering Sea Species List, Indian Ocean Species List, North Atlantic Species List, North Pacific Species List, South Atlantic Species List, and South Pacific Species List

Alternative Names

? affinis Meunier, 1904
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? cerberus Enderlein, 1921
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? importuna Meunier, 1904
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? oligocenicum Rubtsov, 1936
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? pulchella Meunier, 1904
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Acropogon Enderlein 1933
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Afrosimulium Crosskey 1969
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Ahaimophaga Chubareva & Rubtsov 1978
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Anasolen Enderlein 1930
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Astoneomyia Peterson 1977
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Atractocera Meigen 1803
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Austrocnephia Craig, Currie, Gil-Azevedo & Moulton 2019
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Austrosimulim
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Boreosimulium Rubzov & Yankovsky 1982
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Byssodon Enderlein 1925
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Cerqueirellum Py-Daniel 1983
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Chelocnetha Enderlein 1936
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Chirostilbia Enderlein 1921
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Cnesiamima Wygodzinsky & Coscaron 1973
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Cnetha Enderlein 1921
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Coscaroniellum Py-Daniel 1983
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Crenosimulium Giudicelli & Thiery 1985
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Crosskeyellum Grenier & Bailly-Choumara 1970
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Cryptectemnia Enderlein 1936
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Dasypelmoza Enderlein 1933
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Daviesellum Takaoka & Adler 1997
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Distosimulium Peterson 1970
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Echinosimulium Baranov 1938
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Ectemnaspis Enderlein 1933
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Edwardsellum Enderlein 1921
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Gibbinsiellum Rubtsov 1962
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Gigantodox
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Gomphostilbia Enderlein 1921
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Hagenomyia Shewell 1959
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Hebridosimulium Grenier & Rageau 1961
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Hemicnetha Enderlein 1934
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Himalayum Lewis 1973
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Inseliellum Rubtsov 1974
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Kempfsimulium Py-Daniel & Nunes de Mello 1982
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Mayacnephia Wygodzinsky & Coscaron 1973
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Meilloniellum Rubtsov 1962
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Metacnephia Crosskey
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Metomphalus Enderlein 1935
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Miodasia Enderlein 1936
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Nevermannia Enderlein 1921
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Nipponosimulium Shogaki 1956
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Nothogreniera Craig, Currie & Moulton 2018
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Novaustrosimulium Dumbleton 1972
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Obuchovia Rubtzov 1951
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Parahelodon Peterson 1970
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Pedrowygomyia Coscaron & Miranda-Esquivel 1998
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Pliodasina Enderlein 1936
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Pomeroyellum Rubtsov 1962
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Procnephia Crosskey 1969
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Psaroniocompsa Enderlein 1934
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Pselaphochir Enderlein 1936
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Pseudosimulium Baranoff 1926
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Psilocnetha Enderlein 1935
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Psilopelmia Enderlein 1933
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Psilozia Enderlein 1936
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Pternaspatha Enderlein 1930
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Rubzovia Petrova 1983
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Schoenbaueria Enderlein 1921
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Shelleyellum Py-Daniel & Pessoa 2005
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Shewellomyia Peterson 1975
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Simulium
Doubtful according to GBIF classification and GBIF classification
Simulium Takaoka 2017
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Stilboplax Enderlein 1921
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Tetisimulium Rubzow 1963
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Thyrsopelma Enderlein 1934
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Titanopteryx Enderlein 1935
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Trichodagmia Enderlein 1934
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Wilhelmia Enderlein 1921
Doubtful according to GBIF classification

Common Names

English

Black Flies
Recognized by Wikidata
black flies preferred
black fly
Recognized by Paleobiology Database

Q168446

Kriebelmuggen preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Mrj

Ӹвӹрӓ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Sgs

Mosols preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Arabic

البعوضة السوداء preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Armenian

մժեղներ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Azerbaijani

Qansoran hünülər preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Belarusian

Мошкі preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Bulgarian

Зли мухи preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Chechen

Мошки preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Chuvash

Ӳпресем preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Danish

Kvægmyg preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Dutch; Flemish

Kriebelmuggen preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Estonian

Kihulased preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Finnish

Mäkärät preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Georgian

ქინქლები preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

German

Kriebelmücken preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Hebrew

ישחוריים preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Hungarian

Púposszúnyogok preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Irish

Cuil dhubh preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Japanese

ブユ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Kazakh

Шіркей preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Kirghiz; Kyrgyz

Кара чиркейлер preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Lithuanian

Mašalai preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Malay

Lalat hitam preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Navajo; Navaho

Tsʼíʼii diłhiłígíí preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Norwegian

Knott preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Persian

مگس سیاه preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Polish

Meszkowate preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Russian

мошки preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Swedish

Knott preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Ukrainian

Мошки preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
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Curated hierarchies for Simuliidae

EOL Dynamic Hierarchy 0.9

Life
Cellular Organisms
Eukaryota
Opisthokonta
Metazoa
Bilateria
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
Arthropoda
Pancrustacea
Hexapoda
Insecta
Pterygota
Neoptera
Endopterygota
Diptera
Culicomorpha

GBIF classification

Animalia
Arthropoda
Insecta
Diptera
Simuliidae (this page)
36007 additional siblings truncated for brevity.
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