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Distribution path and Subregions of Belgium (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Europe - West Europe - Benelux - Belgium
Taxonomy for Isopoda (Sowbugs) in Belgium
Class
Belgium
Malacostraca (Latreille, 1802) (Malacostracans) - Systematics
 124 families, 258 genera, 528 species
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Subclass
Belgium
Eumalacostraca (Grobben, 1892)
 122 families, 256 genera, 526 species
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Superorder
Belgium
Peracarida (Calman, 1904)
 76 families, 173 genera, 364 species
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Order
Belgium
Isopoda (Latreille, 1817) (Sowbugs) - Systematics
 26 families, 67 genera, 139 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
Belgium
    Asellota (Latreille, 1802)
     5 families, 23 genera, 54 species
Suborder
Belgium
    Cymothoida (Wägele, 1989)
     8 families, 20 genera, 29 species
Suborder
Belgium
    Limnoriidea (Brandt & Poore, 2002)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species
Suborder
Belgium
    Oniscidea (Latreille, 1802) (Woodlice)
     8 families, 16 genera, 34 species
Suborder
Belgium
    Sphaeromatidea (Wägele, 1989)
     1 family, 2 genera, 6 species
Suborder
Belgium
    Valvifera (Sars, 1882)
     3 families, 5 genera, 15 species

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Family overview for Isopoda (Sowbugs) in Belgium
Aegidae (White, 1850) - 3 Species
Anthuridae (Wägele, 1982) - 1 Species
Arcturidae (Dana, 1849) - 2 Species
Armadillidiidae (Brandt, 1833) - 6 SpeciesRoly polies
Asellidae (Latreille, 1802) - 9 SpeciesWater slaters
Bopyridae (Rafinesque, 1815) - 10 Species
Cirolanidae (Dana, 1852) - 3 SpeciesCave Isopods
Cymothoidae (Leach, 1818) - 6 Species
Dajidae (Giard & Bonnier, 1887) - 2 Species
Entoniscidae (Kossmann, 1881) - 1 Species
Gnathiidae (Leach, 1814) - 3 Species
Holognathidae (G. Thomson, 1904) - 1 Species
Idoteidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 12 Species
Janiridae (Sars, 1897) - 6 Species
Ligiidae (Leach, 1814) - 2 SpeciesRock Slaters
Limnoriidae (White, 1850) - 1 SpeciesGribble worm
Munnidae (Sars, 1897) - 3 Species
Mysidae (Haworth, 1825) - 35 Species
Oniscidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesSowbugs
Orithopsidae (Schweitzer, Feldmann, Fam, Hessin, Hetrick, Nyborg, 2003) - 1 Species
Philosciidae (Kinahan, 1857) - 2 Species
Platyarthridae (Verhoeff, 1949) - 2 Species
Porcellionidae (Brandt & Ratzeburg, 1831) - 8 Species
Sphaeromatidae (Latreille, 1825) - 6 Species
Trachelipodidae (Strouhal, 1953) - 4 Species
Trichoniscidae (G. O. Sars, 1899) - 9 Species
26 Families with 139 Species in Belgium
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Species overview - Checklist for Isopoda in Belgium
Species with ANext  
Acanthomysis longicornis (Milne-edwards, 1837)Info
Aega psora (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Aega rosacea (Risso, 1816)Info
Anchialina agilis (Sars G.o., 1877)Info
Androniscus dentiger (Verhoeff, 1908)Pink woodlouseInfo
Anilocra frontalis (H. Milne Edwards, 1840)Info
Anilocra physodes (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Arcturella dilatata (Sars, 1883)Info
Armadillidium album (Dollfus, 1887)Info
Armadillidium depressum (Brandt, 1833)Info
Armadillidium nasatum (Budde-lund, 1885)Info
Armadillidium opacum (Koch, 1844)Info
Armadillidium pictum (Brandt, 1833)Info
Armadillidium pulchellum (Zenker, 1799)Info
Asellus aquaticus (Linnaeus, 1758)WaterlouseInfo
Asellus cavaticus (Leydig, 1871)Info
Asellus meridianus -> Proasellus meridianusInfo
Asellus meridionalis (Racovitza, 1919)Info
Astacilla longicornis (Sowerby, 1806)Info
Athelges paguri (Rathke, 1843)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Bopyrina giardi -> Bopyrina ocellataInfo
Bopyrina ocellata (Czerniavsky, 1868)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Ceratothoa oestroides (Risso, 1816)Info
Cirolana borealis -> Natatolana borealisInfo
Cleantis prismatica (Risso, 1826)Info
Conilera cylindracea (Montagu, 1804)Info
Cyathura carinata (Krøyer, 1847)Info
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Gastrosaccus normani -> Haplostylus normaniInfo
Gastrosaccus sanctus (Van Beneden, 1861)Info
Gastrosaccus spinifer (Goës, 1864)Info
Gnathia maxillaris (Montagu, 1804)Info
Gnathia oxyuraea (Lilljeborg, 1855)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Haplophthalmus mengei -> Haplophthalmus mengiiInfo
Haplophthalmus mengii (Zaddach, 1844)Info
Haplostylus normani (Sars G.o., 1877)Info
Hemiarthrus abdominalis (Krøyer, 1840)Info
Hemimysis anomala (G.o. Sars, 1907)Bloody-red shrimpInfo
Hemimysis lamornae (Couch, 1856)Info
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Idotea balthica (Pallas, 1772)Info
Idotea chelipes (Pallas, 1766)Info
Idotea emarginata (Fabricius, 1793)Info
Idotea granulosa (Rathke, 1843)Info
Idotea linearis (Linnaeus, 1766)Info
Idotea metallica -> Idotea ostroumoviInfo
Idotea neglecta (Sars, 1897)Info
Idotea ostroumovi (Sowinsky, 1895)Info
Idotea pelagica (Leach, 1815)Info
Idotea tridentata -> Idotea balthicaInfo
Idotea viridis -> Idotea chelipesInfo
Ione thoracica (Montagu, 1808)Info
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Jaera albifrons (Leach, 1814)Info
Jaera albifrons albifrons (Leach, 1814)Info
Jaera istri (Veuille, 1979)Info
Jaera nordmanni (Rathke, 1837)Info
Jaera praehirsuta (Forsman, 1949)Info
Janira maculosa (Leach, 1814)Info
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Lekanesphaera hookeri (Leach, 1814)Info
Lekanesphaera levii (Argano & Ponticelli, 1981)Info
Lekanesphaera rugicauda (Leach, 1814)Info
Leptomysis apiops -> Paraleptomysis apiopsInfo
Leptomysis gracilis (Sars G.o., 1864)Info
Leptomysis lingvura (Sars G.o., 1866)Info
Leptomysis mediterranea (G.o. Sars, 1877)Info
Ligia oceanica (Linnaeus, 1767)Sea slaterInfo
Ligidium hypnorum (Cuvier, 1792)Info
Limnomysis benedeni (Czerniavsky, 1882)Info
Limnoria lignorum (Rathke, 1799)GribbleInfo
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Mesopodopsis slabberi (Van Beneden, 1861)Info
Metatrichoniscoides leydigi -> Metatrichoniscoides leydigiiInfo
Metatrichoniscoides leydigii (Weber, 1880)Info
Metoponorthus pruinosus -> Porcellionides pruinosusInfo
Munna fabricii (Krøyer, 1846)Info
Munna minuta -> Uromunna petitiInfo
Mysidopsis gibbosa (G.o. Sars, 1864)Info
Mysis vulgaris -> Neomysis integerInfo
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Natatolana borealis (Lilljeborg, 1851)Info
Neomysis integer (Leach, 1814)Info
Neomysis vulgaris -> Neomysis integerInfo
Nerocila bivittata (Risso, 1816)Info
Nerocila maculata -> Nerocila orbignyiInfo
Nerocila orbignyi (Guérin-méneville, 1832)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Oniscus asellus (Linnaeus, 1758)Common woodlouseSite
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Paragnathia formica (Hesse, 1864)Info
Paraleptomysis apiops (Sars G.o., 1877)Info
Paramysis arenosa (Sars G.o., 1877)Info
Paramysis bacescoi (Labat, 1953)Info
Paramysis kervillei -> Schistomysis kervilleiInfo
Paramysis nouveli (Labat, 1953)Info
Philoscia affinis (Verhoeff, 1933)Info
Philoscia muscorum (Scopoli, 1763)Common striped woodlouseSite
Phryxus abdominalis -> Hemiarthrus abdominalisInfo
Platyarthrus hoffmannseggi -> Platyarthrus hoffmannseggiiInfo
Platyarthrus hoffmannseggii (Brandt, 1833)Ant woodlouseInfo
Pleurocrypta intermedia -> Pleurocrypta microbranchiataInfo
Pleurocrypta microbranchiata (G. O. Sars, 1898)Info
Porcellio dilatatus (Brandt, 1833)Info
Porcellio laevis (Latreille, 1804)Smooth slaterInfo
Porcellio laevis laevis ()Info
Porcellio pictus (Brandt, 1833)Info
Porcellio scaber (Latreille, 1804)Rough woodlouseSite
Porcellio spinicornis (Say, 1818)Info
Porcellionides pruinosus (Brandt, 1833)Delicate slaterInfo
Porcellium conspersum (Koch, 1841)Info
Portunion kossmanni (Giard & Bonnier, 1886)Info
Praunus flexuosus (Müller, 1776)Chameleon shrimpInfo
Praunus inermis (Rathke, 1843)Info
Proasellus cavaticus -> Proasellus hercegovinensisInfo
Proasellus coxalis (Dollfus, 1892)Info
Proasellus hercegovinensis (Karaman, 1933)Info
Proasellus hermallensis (Arcangeli, 1938)Info
Proasellus meridianus (Racovitza, 1919)One-spotted waterlouseInfo
Prodajus lobiancoi (Bonnier, 1903)Info
Prodajus ostendensis (Gilson, 1909)Info
Pseudione hyndmanni (Bate & Westwood, 1868)Info
Pseudione proxima -> Pseudione hyndmanniInfo
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rocinela danmoniensis (Leach, 1818)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Schistomysis kervillei (Sars G.o., 1885)Info
Schistomysis ornata (Sars G.o., 1864)Info
Schistomysis spiritus (Norman, 1860)Info
Silvacarcinus laurae (Collins & Smith, 1992)Info
Siriella armata (Milne-edwards, 1837)Info
Siriella clausi (G.o. Sars, 1877)Info
Siriella clausii -> Siriella clausiInfo
Siriella crassipes -> Siriella jaltensisInfo
Siriella frontalis -> Siriella armataInfo
Siriella gordonae -> Siriella jaltensisInfo
Siriella jaltensis (Czerniavsky, 1868)Info
Sphaeroma hookeri -> Lekanesphaera hookeriInfo
Sphaeroma rugicauda -> Lekanesphaera rugicaudaInfo
Sphaeroma serratum (Fabricius, 1787)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Trachelipus rathkei -> Trachelipus rathkiiInfo
Trachelipus rathkii (Brandt, 1833)Info
Trachelipus ratzeburgii (Brandt, 1833)Info
Trichoniscoides albidus (Budde-lund, 1879)Info
Trichoniscoides helveticus (Carl, 1908)Info
Trichoniscus pusillus (Brandt, 1833)Common pygmy woodlouseInfo
Trichoniscus pygmaeus (G. O. Sars, 1899)Info
Species with UBack  Next  Top
Uromunna petiti (Amar, 1948)Info
Species with ZBack  Top
Zenobiana prismatica -> Cleantis prismaticaInfo
139 Species in Isopoda for Belgium listed
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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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