Order Diptera: Flies and Mosquitoes


Agromyzidae
(Leaf Miner Flies)

Anisopodidae
(Wood Flies)

Anthomyiidae

Anthomyzidae

Asilidae
(Robber Flies)

Bibionidae
(March Flies)

Bombyliidae
(Bee Flies)

Calliphoridae
(Blow Flies)

Cecidomyiidae
(Gall Midges)

Ceratopogon-
idae
(Punkies)

Chamaemyiidae
(Aphid Flies)

Chaoboridae
(Phantom
Midgets)

Chironomidae
(Common
Midgets)


Chloropidae
(Stem Miner
Flies)

Clusiidae

Conopidae
(Thick-headed
Flies)

Culicidae
(Mosquitoes)

Curtonotidae

Diastatidae

Diopsidae
(Stalk-Eyed Flies)

Dixidae
(Dixid Midges)


Dolichopodidae
(Long-Legged
Flies)

Drosophilidae
(Fruit Flies)

Dryomyzidae

Empididae
(Dance Flies)

Ephydridae

Heleomyzidae

Lauxaniidae
(Marsh Flies)

Lonchaeidae

Lonchopteridae
(Spear-winged
Flies)

Micropezidae

Milichiidae

Muscidae

Mycetophilidae
(Fungus Flies)

Oestridae

Otitidae

Periscelididae

Phoridae
(Coffin Flies)

Piophilidae

Pipunculidae
(Big-headed
Flies)

Platypezidae
(Flat-footed
Flies)

Platystomatidae

Psilidae

Psychodidae

Ptychopteridae
(Phantom
Craneflies)

Pyrgotidae

Rhagionidae
(Snipe Flies)

Sarcophagidae

Scatophagidae
(Dung Flies)

Scatopsidae
(Minute Scaven-
ger Flies)

Scenopinidae
(Window Flies)

Sciaridae
(Fungus Gnats)

Sciomyzidae
(Marsh Flies)

Sepsidae

Simuliidae
(Black Flies)

Sphaeroceridae
(Dung Flies)

Stratiomyidae
(Soldier Flies)

Syrphidae
(Hover/Flower
Flies)

Tabanidae
(Deer/Horse
Flies)

Tachinidae
(Tachinid Flies)

Tanypezidae

Tephritidae
(Picture-Winged
Flies)

Therevidae
(Stilletto Flies)

Tipulidae
(Crane Flies)

Trichoceridae
(Winter Crane
Flies)

Xylomyidae
(Xylomyid
Flies)

Xylophagidae
(Xylophagid
Flies)

 

Taxonomic tree of Diptera families