Taxon profile


march flies
Bibionidae Fleming, 1821

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Diptera - true flies, mosquitoes and gnats »  superfamily Bibionoidea

Scientific synonyms

incl. Penthetriidae Rohdendorf, 1938, Pleciidae Krivosheina, 1969
Amasiidae Rohdendorf, 1951
Hirteidea Bellardi, 1859
Hirteides Zetterstedt, 1837
Mycetophaetinae Scudder, 1892
Pentheriidae Rohdendorf, 1938
Penthretidae Rohdendorf, 1947

Temporal range:Tertiary > Paleogene > Eocene – recent


Functions restricted to taxon Bibionidae

Included taxa

Number of records: 3

subfamily Bibioninae Hendel & Beier, 1938
Tertiary: Oligocene – recent
subfamily Pleciinae Hendel & Beier, 1938
Tertiary: Eocene – recent

Fossil taxa

species Bibio elongatus Heer, 1849 inc.sed.

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extinct taxon

inc.sed. incertae sedis - uncertain placement within this taxon