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EMPIDOIDEA (dance flies, dagger flies, long-legged flies)

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Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Superfamily)

Taxon Rank #subtaxa #refs #webs
ATELESTIDAE (a family of flies) Family 2 subtaxa    
Atelestus dissonans Collin, 1961 (a big-footed fly) Species   1  
Atelestus pulicarius (FallĂ©n, 1816) (a big-footed fly) Species   1  
DOLICHOPODIDAE (long-legged flies) Family 21 subtaxa 50 1
EMPIDIDAE (dance flies, dagger flies) Family 3 subtaxa 10 1
HYBOTIDAE (a family of flies) Family 4 subtaxa 10  
MICROPHORIDAE (a family of flies) Family 1 subtaxon 4  

Suggested Literature

General Works

Newsletters

The Empid & Dolichopodid Newsletter Journal

Regional

Jonassen, T., 2009 Notes on some Empidoidea (Diptera, Brachycera) new to the Norwegian fauna

EMPIDOIDEA may also be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)
ANIMALIA
(animals)
EUMETAZOA
(metazoans)
ARTHROPODA
(arthropods)
HEXAPODA
(insects and other 6-legged organisms)
INSECTA
(true insects)
PTERYGOTA
(bees, beetles, dragonflies, flies, grasshoppers, moths and other winged insects)
DIPTERA
(two-winged flies)
BRACHYCERA
(short-horned flies)
Asilomorpha
(robber, bee, stiletto, window, dagger, long-legged & spider-parasite flies)
Invertebrates (via Arthropoda)

Feeding and other inter-species relationships

EMPIDOIDEA is associated with:

There may be taxa associated with Empidoidea listed at higher taxonomic level

INSECTA
(true insects)
DIPTERA
(two-winged flies)

Associated with EMPIDOIDEA:

Empidoidea may be associated with taxa listed at higher taxonomic level

ANIMALIA
(animals)
ARTHROPODA
(arthropods)
INSECTA
(true insects)
DIPTERA
(two-winged flies)
Invertebrates (via Arthropoda)
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