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Distribution path and Subregions of Asia (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia
Subregions: Central Asia (Tajikistan, Turkestan), Far East (East Asia, Southeast Asia), Maldives, North Asia, South Asia (Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Himalaya, India, Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka), West Asia (Near East, Palestine)
Taxonomy for Isopoda (Sowbugs) in Asia
Class
Asia
Malacostraca (Latreille, 1802) (Malacostracans) - Systematics
 376 families, 2641 genera, 13376 species
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Subclass
Asia
Eumalacostraca (Grobben, 1892)
 373 families, 2596 genera, 13307 species
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Superorder
Asia
Peracarida (Calman, 1904)
 191 families, 958 genera, 3599 species
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Order
Asia
Isopoda (Latreille, 1817) (Sowbugs) - Systematics
 79 families, 568 genera, 2423 species
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Families155    worldwide
Genera1.803    worldwide
Species15.493    worldwide
Common namesSowbugs, Pillbugs, Isopods, Woodlice, Water Slaters, Freshwater Isopods, Isopods and sowbugs
German namesAsseln
Dutch namesPissebedden
Danish namesTanglus
Finnish namesSiirat
Norwegian namesSkrukketroll, Tanglus
Swedish namesGråsuggor och tånglöss
AuthorLatreille, 1817
Distribution
Continents:

Eurasia (Asia, Europe, Russia, Caucasus)

America (North America, South America, Central America, Caribbean)

Africa (East Africa, Southern Africa, Central Africa, North Africa, West Africa)

Oceania (Australasia, Polynesia, Melanesia, Micronesia)

Antarctica (Antarctic, Subantarctic Islands, Antarctic Islands, Adelie Land)


Ecozones:

Nearctic, Afrotropical, Indo-Pacific

Fossils:

Cenozoic (Paleogene, Neogene, Quaternary)

Paleozoic (Permian, Ordovician, Devonian)

Mesozoic (Cretaceous, Jurassic, Triassic)


World Oceans:

Pacific Ocean (South Pacific, North Pacific, East Pacific, West Pacific, Bering Sea, Kermadec Trench, Aleutian Trench)

Atlantic Ocean (British overseas territory Atlantic, Mediterranean Sea, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands, Eastern Atlantic Ocean, North Sea, English Channel)

Indian Ocean (Red Sea, Great Australian Bight, Eastern Indian Ocean, Timor Sea, Northern Indian Ocean, Bay of Bengal, Southern Indian Ocean)

Antarctic Ocean, Arctic Ocean


Countries
Checklists
Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belgium, Belize, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Cape Verde, Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Comoros, Cook Islands, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kosovo, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mali, Malta, Marshall Islands, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia, Monaco, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Nigeria, Niue, North Korea, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Palestine, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, São Tomé and Príncipe, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, Somaliland, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Tuvalu, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesIsopoda in bie.ala.org.au
Isopoda in faunaeur.org
Isopoda in itis.gov
Isopoda in dyntaxa.se
Isopoda in Wikipedia (English)
Suborder
Asia
    Asellota (Latreille, 1802)
     20 families, 137 genera, 445 species
Suborder
Asia
    Cymothoida (Wägele, 1989)
     19 families, 205 genera, 780 species
Suborder
Asia
    Limnoriidea (Brandt & Poore, 2002)
     1 family, 2 genera, 19 species
Suborder
Asia
    Microcerberidea (Lang, 1961)
     1 family, 2 genera, 11 species
Suborder
Asia
    Oniscidea (Latreille, 1802) (Woodlice)
     18 families, 125 genera, 831 species
Suborder
Asia
    Phreatoicidea (Stebbing, 1893)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species
Suborder
Asia
    Sphaeromatidea (Wägele, 1989)
     4 families, 41 genera, 143 species
Suborder
Asia
    Valvifera (Sars, 1882)
     7 families, 26 genera, 102 species

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Family overview for Isopoda (Sowbugs) in Asia
Acanthaspidiidae (Just, 2001) - 1 Species
Aegidae (White, 1850) - 40 Species
Agnaridae (Schmidt, 2003) - 1 Species
Alloniscidae (Schmidt, 2003) - 11 Species
Amphisopodidae (Nicholls, 1943) - 1 Species
Ancinidae (Tattersall, 1905) - 4 Species
Antarcturidae (Kussakin & Vasina, 1998) - 6 Species
Antheluridae (Kensley & Schotte, 2000) - 1 Species
Anthuridae (Wägele, 1982) - 55 Species
Anuropidae (Stebbing, 1893) - 3 Species
Arcturidae (Dana, 1849) - 31 Species
Arcturididae (Poore, 2001) - 1 Species
Armadillidae (Brandt, 1831) - 173 Species
Armadillidiidae (Brandt, 1833) - 50 SpeciesRoly polies
Asellidae (Latreille, 1802) - 48 SpeciesWater slaters
Austrarcturellidae (Poore & Bardsley, 1992) - 3 Species
Bathytropidae (Vandel, 1952) - 2 Species
Berytoniscidae (Vandel, 1973) - 1 Species
Bopyridae (Rafinesque, 1815) - 305 Species
Cabiropidae (Giard & Bonnier, 1887) - 2 Species
Chaetiliidae (Dana, 1849) - 6 Species
Cirolanidae (Dana, 1852) - 98 SpeciesCave Isopods
Corallanidae (Nunomura, 2006) - 39 Species
Cryptoniscidae (Kossmann, 1880) - 1 Species
Cylisticidae (Verhoeff, 1949) - 14 Species
Cymothoidae (Leach, 1818) - 141 Species
Cyproniscidae (Giard & Bonnier, 1887) - 1 Species
Dajidae (Giard & Bonnier, 1887) - 4 Species
Eubelidae (Taiti, Ferrara & Davolos, 2000) - 42 Species
Expanathuridae (Nunomura, 1984) - 5 Species
Gnathiidae (Leach, 1814) - 45 Species
Gnathostenetroididae (Kussakin, 1967) - 3 Species
Halophilosciidae (Verhoeff, 1908) - 2 Species
Haploniscidae (Hansen, 1916) - 3 Species
Hemioniscidae (Bonnier, 1900) -> Cryptoniscidae - 1 Species
Holognathidae (G. Thomson, 1904) - 9 Species
Hypsimetopidae (Nicholls, 1943) - 1 Species
Hyssuridae (Wägele, 1981) - 2 Species
Idoteidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 46 Species
Ischnomesidae (Hansen, 1916) - 18 Species
Janirellidae (Menzies, 1956) - 6 Species
Janiridae (Sars, 1897) - 32 Species
Joeropsididae (Nordenstam, 1933) - 8 Species
Leptanthuridae (Poore, 2001) - 13 Species
Ligiidae (Leach, 1814) - 41 SpeciesRock Slaters
Limnoriidae (White, 1850) - 19 SpeciesGribble worm
Macrostylidae (Hansen, 1916) - 8 Species
Mesosignidae (Schultz, 1969) - 1 Species
Microcerberidae (Karaman, 1933) - 11 Species
Microparasellidae (Karaman, 1933) - 14 Species
Munnidae (Sars, 1897) - 9 Species
Munnopsidae (Lilljeborg, 1864) - 28 Species
Mysidae (Haworth, 1825) - 255 Species
Nannoniscidae (Hansen, 1916) - 5 Species
Olibrinidae (Vandel, 1973) - 9 Species
Oniscidae (Latreille, 1802) - 14 SpeciesSowbugs
Paramunnidae (Vanhöffen, 1914) - 7 Species
Paranthuridae (Menzies & Glynn, 1968) - 19 Species
Philosciidae (Kinahan, 1857) - 160 Species
Platyarthridae (Verhoeff, 1949) - 12 Species
Pleurocopidae (Fresi & Schiecke, 1972) - 2 Species
Porcellionidae (Brandt & Ratzeburg, 1831) - 119 Species
Protojaniridae (Fresi, Idato & Scipione, 1980) - 2 Species
Santiidae (Wilson, 1987) - 2 Species
Scleropactidae (Verhoeff, 1938) - 29 Species
Scyphacidae (Dana, 1852) - 20 Species
Serolidae (Dana, 1852) - 2 Species
Sphaeromatidae (Latreille, 1825) - 134 Species
Stenasellidae (Dudich, 1924) - 18 Species
Stenetriidae (Hansen, 1905) - 3 Species
Stenoniscidae (Budde-lund, 1904) - 1 Species
Styloniscidae (Vandel, 1952) - 5 Species
Tecticipitidae (Bruce, 1993) - 3 Species
Trachelipodidae (Strouhal, 1953) - 139 Species
Trichoniscidae (G. O. Sars, 1899) - 30 Species
Tridentellidae (Bruce, 1984) - 5 Species
Turanoniscidae (Borutzkii, 1969) - 1 Species
Tylidae (Dana, 1852) - 9 Species
78 Families with 2415 Species in Asia
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Species overview - Checklist for Isopoda in Asia without family allocation
Lironeca frontalis -> Elthusa frontalisInfo
Lironeca indica -> Norileca indicaInfo
Lironeca philippinensis -> Elthusa philippinensisInfo
Lironeca propinqua -> Elthusa propinquaInfo
Lironeca sacciger -> Elthusa saccigerInfo
Lironeca triangulata -> Norileca triangulataInfo
Lironeca vulgaris -> Elthusa vulgarisInfo
Trichopleon ramosum (Beddard, 1886)Info
8 Species in Isopoda for Asia listed without family allocation
Taxonomy
ClassMalacostraca
Malacostracans, Higher Crustaceans
SubclassEumalacostraca
SuperorderPeracarida
OrderIsopoda
Sowbugs, Pillbugs, Isopods, Woodlice, Water Slaters, Freshwater Isopods, Isopods and sowbugs
AuthorLatreille, 1817
 
Synonyms
Apoda (Hustache, 1930)

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