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Acadia Acnemia Acritorhyphus Adelohelea Adsumyia
Aedes Aenne Aetheapnomyia Alautunmyia Alavamanota
Alavia Allactoneurites Allarithmia Amberaspinus Amblylexis
Amianta Amphipromeca Anatella Aneura Anisinodus
Ansorgia Ansorgius Antefungivora Antiquamedia Antodicranomyia
Aortomima Apatemosciaritis Apistogrypotes Apolephthisa Archaeboletina
Archaemacrocera Archaeognoriste Archaeotrichocera Archiaustroconops Archibio
Archicnephia Archiculicoides Archihesperinus P Archilimonia Archilycoria
Archimelzira P Archimesotipula Archipleciofungivora Archipleciomima Archirhyphus
Architendipes P Architipula Archizelmira P Arcicornia Asarcomyia
Asiatendipes Asiochaoborus Asiomyceta Astrocorethra Asuba
Atalosciophila P Atrichopogon Atriculicoides Aurolabis Austroconops
Austrocramptonomyia Austrorhyphus Baisepesthoneura Baishuilingella Baisodicrana
Baisomyia Baleiomyia Beifangitendipes Beipiaoplecia Berestella
Bibio Bibiodites Bibionites Bibiopsis Bicornula
Bivalvula Blephadejura Boholdoya Bolboia Boletina
Bolitophila Brachycretacea Brachyopteryx Brachyrhyphus Brianina
Brodilka Bryanka Burmacrocera Burmaculex Burmazelmira
Calobamon Calopsectra Cascoplecia Cecidomium Centrocnemis
Cerato Ceratopalpomyia Ceratopogon Ceuthoneura Chachotosha
Chaititendipes Chaoborites Chaoboropsis Chaoburmus Cheilotrichia
Chenosciaritis Chironomaptera Chironomopsis Chironomus Cladoneura
Clarumreddera Clavicornius Clinotanypus Clothonopsis Complecia
Coquillettidia Corethra Corethrella Corethrium Cormophora
Coryloides Crenoptychoptera Cretadiamesa Cretaenne Cretapelopia
Cretocatocha Cretocordylomyia Cretodiamesa Cretolimonia Cretomiastor
Cretoseguya Cretowinnertzia Cricotopiella Critoneura Crosaphis
Culex Culiciscolex Culicites Culicoides Culiseta
Curticopula Cylindrotoma Cyrtomides Cyttaromyella Cyttaromyia
Dacochile Dactylolabis Daiamyia Daohennigma Dara
Dasyhelea Diadocidia Dianepsia Dicranomyia Dicranoptycha
Dictyotipula Dilemmala Dilophus Diogma Diomonus
Diplarchitipula Diplopolyneura Dipterodictya Disparoleia Dixamima
Docidiadia Docosia Dolichopeza Dongbeimyceta Dongbeitendipes
Drepanorzeckia Dungeyella Dyspolyneura Eatonisca Ectrepesthoneura
Ekhiritus Electrolabis Electrotenia Elephantomyia Ellia
Ellipes Empidocampe Eoaedes Eoanisopodites Eoasilidea
Eoboletina Eobothrophorus Eocenitendipes Eochaoborites Eoditomyia
Eohelea Eohesperinus Eolabis Eolimnobia Eomacroceritis
Eomyceta Eomycetophila Eopericoma Eophlebotomus Eoplatyura
Eoplecia Eopodonomus Eopolyneura Eoptychoptera Eoptychopterina
Eosciaritis Eosciophila Eotipula Eotipulina Eotipuloptera
Eotrichocera Epimesoplecia Eriocera Erioptera Eriopterites
Etoptychoptera Eucorethrina Eurynotites Eurythorax Exechia
Exechiites Forcipicauda Forcipomyia Fossihelea Fossileptoconops
Frutexitendipes Fungivora Fungivorites Fungivoroplecia Furvitendipes
Fushunitendipes Fushunoboleta Fushunoplecia Fushunosciaritis Fushunosciophila
Gaalomyia Gansuplecia Gedanohelea Ghilaroviana Glushkovella
Gnoriste Gonomyia Gracilitipula Gratomyia Grauvogelia
Gregikia Grimmenia Groveromyia Gurvaniella Gurvanomyia
Gusciarites Gydarina Gynoplistia Haematotanypus Hamicaudus
Haplotipula Hebeiplecia Hegalari Heleageron Helius
Helokrenia Hemolia Hennigma Heterorhyphus Homoeoptychopteris
Hongocaloneura Hottipula Huabeitendipes Huaxiamyceta Huaxiasciarites
Huaxiasciophilites Huosciaritis Hyperpolyneura Hypsocorethra Idiocera
Idiolabis Ipsaneusidalys Iyaiyai Izleiina Johannsenomyia
Jordanoconops Juraxymyia Jurochlus Kelneria Kovalevimyia
Kovaleviola Krasnoyarskia Kuperwoodia Lacusitendipes Laemargus
Lasiohelea Lasioptera Latitendipes Lebanoconops Lebanoculicoides
Lebanognoriste Lebanorthocladius Lecadonileia Ledomyiella Leptoconops
Leptognoriste Leptoplecia Leptotipula Leptotipuloides Leptychoptera
Liaotendipes Liassopsychodina Liassotipula Libanoborus Libanochlites
Libanodiamesa Libanopelopia Lichnoplecia Limnocema Limnorhyphus
Limonia Lithosomyia Loewiella Longicopula Longicornia
Longigastrula Longipedia Louisa Luanpingites Lycoria
Lycoriomima Lycoriomimodes Lycorioplecia Mabelysia Macalpina
Macrocera Macrochile Macropeza Maculigastrula Maculitendipes
Mailonia Mailotrichocera Manapsis Mangas Manlayamyia
Mantohelea Matilia Megalycoriomima Megapsychoda Megarhyphus
Megathon Mesocorethra Mesopelopia Mesophantasma Mesoplecia
Mesopleciella Mesopsychoda Mesorhyphus Mesoscatopse Mesosciophila
Mesosciophilina Mesosciophilites Mesosciophilodes Mesosciophilopsis Mesotipula
Mesotrichocera Metahadroneura Metaleia Metarchilimonia Metatrichopteridium
Metriocnemus Meunieria Mikrotipula Mimallactoneura Mimalycoria
Minymyceta Minyohelea Miomolophilus Miopalpomyia Mixosciaritis
Mogsonomus Musidoromima Mycetophila Mycetophilites Mycomya
Mycomyites Mydososciarites Nadiptera Nannotanyderus Necromyza
Nedocosia Nemumeia Neuratelia Neurotelia Noditendipes
Nomochirus Nymphomyia Opiparifungivora Ormosia Oryctochlus
Oryctogma Ozotipula Pachyrhyphus Paicheleria Palaecomoptera
Palaeoanaclinia Palaeoasindulum Palaeoboletina Palaeobrachypogon Palaeocolpodia
Palaeodocosia Palaeoempalia Palaeoerioptera Palaeognoriste Palaeohesperinus
Palaeolimnobia Palaeomacromastix Palaeomyia Palaeoperissomma Palaeoplecia
Palaeopoecilostola Palaeospaniocera Palaeosynapha Palaeotendipes Palaeothoracotropis
Paleoculicis Paleoplatyura Paleopsychoda Paleotrichocera Paltostomopsis
Paradelphomyia Paradictyoptera Paradzickia Paraleia Paralibanopsychoda
Paralycoriomima Paramesosciophilodes Paraoligus Paraplecia Parapleciofungivora
Parapsocus Parasciarites Paratendipes Paratipula Paraxymyia
Parazila Pareopolyneura Paritonida Paucivena Penthetria
Perissordes Peronehelea Philorites Phlebotoiella Phlebotomiella
Phlebotomites Phragmoligoneura Pilaria Pinicolites Pivus
Plebotomites Plecia Pleciofungivora Pleciofungivorella Pleciomima
Pleciomimella Pleciomyia Pleciopsis Plesiognoriste Podemacrochile
Podonomius Pollicitator Polyanka Polylepta Polymera
Polyneurisca Posthon Praearchitipula Praechaoborus Praemacrochile
Priscotendipes Proallodia Proapemon Proapolephthisa Probittacomorpha
Proboletina Procolobostema Procramptonomyia Prodelopsis Prodocidia
Prodocosia Proepicypta Prohadroneura Prohesperinus Prohyperoscelis
Proleia Promacrocera Promycetomyia Proneoglaphyroptera Pronophlebia
Pronovakia Propexis Prophronia Prophthinia Proptychoptera
Proptychopterina Prospeolepta Protallactoneura Protanyderus Protasmanina
Protendipes Protipula Protobibio Protoculicoides Protognoriste
Protolbiogaster P Protoligoneura Protolimnophila Protoplecia Protorhyphus
Protoscatopse Protosciara Protragoneura Protrichonta Psaronius
Pseudalysiinia Pseudolimnophila Pseudomanota Pseudoplecia Psychodites
Psychotipa Ptychoptera Ptychopterula Raraxymyia Rasnicynomma
Recticornia Rhadinobrochus Rhaetania Rhaetofungivora Rhaetofungivorella
Rhaetofungivorodes Rhaetomyia Rhopaloscolex Rhymosia Rohdendorfomyiella
Rovnodidactylomyia Ruebsaameniella Rymosia Sackenia Saigusaia
Schlueterimyia Schwenckfeldina Sciara Sciaromima Sciophila
Sciophilites Sciophilopsis Scudderiella Shevioptera Shinlustia
Siberhyphus Simuliites Simulimima Sinaspinus Sinaxymyia
Sinemedia Sinoboleta Sinochaoborus Sinoditomyia Sinoplecia
Sinopogonites Sinoptychopterites Sinoscatopse Sinosciophila Sinotendipes
Sinotrichocera Solosciarites Spaniotoma Sphallonymphites Spiladomyia
Spinitendipes Spungisiola Stellasegna Stibadocerites Stilobezzia
Strashila Sunochaoborus Sunoplecia Sycorax Synapha
Syndixa Syntemna Taimyborus Tanus Tanyderites
Tanyderophryne Tanymera Tanyochoreta Tanypodites Tanypsycha
Tanysphyra Tanytarsus Tega Temaleia Tenuigastrulus
Tenuivalvula Tethepomima Tethepomyia Thamnitendipes Thaumastoptera
Thereotricha Thimna Thiras Tillyardiptera Tipula
Tipularia Tipulodictya Tipuloplecia Tipunia Tophocladius
Transversiplecia Trentepohlia Triassopsychoda Trichocera Trichomyia
Trichonomites Tricyphona Ulaia Ulaimailia Ulaimailonia
Ulaimailoniella Vastaplatyura Velafacera Veriplecia Vicemyia
Vincinescia Virginiptera Vladiptera Volnococcopsis Voltziapupa
Vosila Vymrhyphus Wadelius Willihennigia Wirthohelea
Xenopsychoda Xutipula Yala Yalea Yangitendipes
Yanoxyela Zazicia Zeliinia Zelmiarcha Zhangobia
Zhiganka Zhousciarites Ziadeus

Name The name (genus) of the life form.
  Life Form Family Group  The family group to which the life form belongs.
This life form is Globally Extinct.  or  At least one species of this life form still exists today.  The 'cross' symbol indicates that this life form is globally extinct whereas the 'heart' symbol indicates that at least one species of this life form still exists today.
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