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Distribution path and Subregions of Belize (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - Central America - Belize
Taxonomy for Isopoda (Sowbugs) in Belize
Class
Belize
Malacostraca (Latreille, 1802) (Malacostracans) - Systematics
 127 families, 298 genera, 558 species
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Subclass
Belize
Eumalacostraca (Grobben, 1892)
 125 families, 296 genera, 555 species
Tree
Superorder
Belize
Peracarida (Calman, 1904)
 54 families, 118 genera, 205 species
Tree
Order
Belize
Isopoda (Latreille, 1817) (Sowbugs) - Systematics
 35 families, 90 genera, 153 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
Belize
    Asellota (Latreille, 1802)
     9 families, 22 genera, 43 species
Suborder
Belize
    Cymothoida (Wägele, 1989)
     12 families, 42 genera, 70 species
Suborder
Belize
    Limnoriidea (Brandt & Poore, 2002)
     1 family, 3 genera, 11 species
Suborder
Belize
    Microcerberidea (Lang, 1961)
     1 family, 2 genera, 2 species
Suborder
Belize
    Oniscidea (Latreille, 1802) (Woodlice)
     8 families, 8 genera, 8 species
Suborder
Belize
    Sphaeromatidea (Wägele, 1989)
     2 families, 8 genera, 12 species
Suborder
Belize
    Valvifera (Sars, 1882)
     2 families, 5 genera, 7 species

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Family overview for Isopoda (Sowbugs) in Belize
Acanthaspidiidae (Just, 2001) - 1 Species
Aegidae (White, 1850) - 1 Species
Ancinidae (Tattersall, 1905) - 1 Species
Anthuridae (Wägele, 1982) - 17 Species
Arcturidae (Dana, 1849) - 3 Species
Armadillidae (Brandt, 1831) - 1 Species
Bopyridae (Rafinesque, 1815) - 11 Species
Cirolanidae (Dana, 1852) - 15 SpeciesCave Isopods
Corallanidae (Nunomura, 2006) - 4 Species
Cymothoidae (Leach, 1818) - 7 Species
Expanathuridae (Nunomura, 1984) - 5 Species
Gnathiidae (Leach, 1814) - 3 Species
Holognathidae (G. Thomson, 1904) - 4 Species
Hyssuridae (Wägele, 1981) - 1 Species
Janiridae (Sars, 1897) - 6 Species
Joeropsididae (Nordenstam, 1933) - 3 Species
Leptanthuridae (Poore, 2001) - 3 Species
Ligiidae (Leach, 1814) - 1 SpeciesRock Slaters
Limnoriidae (White, 1850) - 11 SpeciesGribble worm
Microcerberidae (Karaman, 1933) - 2 Species
Microparasellidae (Karaman, 1933) - 3 Species
Munnidae (Sars, 1897) - 1 Species
Mysidae (Haworth, 1825) - 16 Species
Paranthuridae (Menzies & Glynn, 1968) - 2 Species
Philosciidae (Kinahan, 1857) - 1 Species
Platyarthridae (Verhoeff, 1949) - 1 Species
Pleurocopidae (Fresi & Schiecke, 1972) - 1 Species
Rhyscotidae (Budde-lund, 1908) - 1 Species
Santiidae (Wilson, 1987) - 1 Species
Scyphacidae (Dana, 1852) - 1 Species
Sphaeromatidae (Latreille, 1825) - 11 Species
Sphaeroniscidae (Vandel, 1964) - 1 Species
Stenetriidae (Hansen, 1905) - 11 Species
Tridentellidae (Bruce, 1984) - 1 Species
Tylidae (Dana, 1852) - 1 Species
35 Families with 153 Species in Belize
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Species overview - Checklist for Isopoda in Belize
Species with ANext  
Accalathura crenulata (Richardson, 1901)Info
Accalathura kensleyi (R.a.king, 2008)Info
Accalathura setosa (Kensley, 1984)Info
Aegathoa oculata (Say, 1818)Info
Agarna cumulus (Haller, 1880)Info
Amakusanthura geminsula (Kensley, 1982)Info
Amakusanthura signata (Menzies & Glynn, 1968)Info
Amathimysis cherados (Brattegard, 1974)Info
Amathimysis gibba (Brattegard, 1969)Info
Amathimysis polita (Brattegard, 1974)Info
Ancinus belizensis (Kensley & Schotte, 1987)Info
Angeliera psamathus (Kensley, 1984)Info
Angliera psamathus (Kensley, 1984)Info
Anilocra haemuli (Williams & Williams, 1981)Info
Anilocra laticauda (H. Milne Edwards, 1840)Info
Anopsilana browni (Van Name, 1936)Info
Anopsilana jonesi (Kensley, 1987)Info
Apanthura cracenta (Kensley, 1984)Info
Apanthura geminsula -> Amakusanthura geminsulaInfo
Apanthura signata -> Amakusanthura signataInfo
Apanthuroides millae (Menzies & Glynn, 1968)Info
Arcturus pawneeanus (Boone, 1927)Info
Armadilloniscus ninae (Schultz, 1984)Info
Astacilla cymodocea (Menzies & Glynn, 1968)Info
Astacilla regina (Kensley, 1984)Info
Asymmetrione desultor (Markham, 1975)Info
Azygopleon schmitti (Pearse, 1932)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Bagatus punctatus -> Carpias punctatusInfo
Bagatus triton -> Carpias tritonInfo
Bathynomus giganteus (A. Milne-edwards, 1879)Giant IsopodInfo
Bopyrella harmopleon (Bowman, 1956)Info
Bopyrina abbreviata (Richardson, 1904)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Carpias algicola (Miller, 1941)Info
Carpias punctatus (Kensley, 1984)Info
Carpias serricaudus (Menzies & Glynn, 1968)Info
Carpias triton (Pires, 1982)Info
Cassidinidea mosaica (Kensley & Schotte, 1987)Info
Cassidinidea ovalis (Say, 1818)Info
Chalixanthura scopulosa -> Heptanthura scopulosaInfo
Cirolana crenulitelson (Kensley & Schotte, 1987)Info
Cirolana jonesi (Kensley, 1987)Info
Cirolana parva (Hansen, 1890)Info
Cleantioides bruscai (Kensley, 1987)Info
Cleantioides planicauda (Benedict, 1899)Info
Cleantis planicauda -> Cleantioides planicaudaInfo
Coxicerberus syrticus (Kensley, 1984)Info
Cubaris murina (Brandt, 1833)Info
Cyathura cubana (Negoescu, 1979)Info
Cymodoce ruetzleri (Kensley, 1984)Info
Cymothoa excisa (Perty, 1833)Info
Cymothoa oestrum (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dioptromysis paucispinosa (Brattegard, 1969)Info
Dynamenella quadrilirata (Kensley, 1984)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Eisothistos petrensis (Kensley, 1984)Info
Eurydice littoralis (Moore, 1901)Info
Excirolana bicornis -> Metacirolana bicornisInfo
Excirolana mayana (Ives, 1891)Info
Excorallana antillensis (Hansen, 1890)Info
Excorallana delaneyi (Stone & Heard, 1989)Info
Excorallana sexticornis (Richardson, 1901)Info
Excorallana tricornis (Hansen, 1890)Info
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Gnathia beethoveni (Paul & Menzies, 1971)Info
Gnathia puertoricensis (Menzies & Glynn, 1968)Info
Gnathia rathi (Kensley, 1984)Info
Grapsicepon belizeianum (Markham, 1988)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hansenium bowmani (Kensley, 1984)Info
Hansenium spathulicarpus (Kensley, 1984)Info
Hansenium stebbingi (Richardson, 1902)Info
Haptolana belizana (Botosanenau & Iliffe, 1997)Info
Hemiarthrus synalphei (Pearse, 1950)Info
Heptanthura amyle (Kensley & Schotte, 1987)Info
Heptanthura scopulosa (Kensley, 1984)Info
Heterodina mosaica (Kensley & Schotte, 1987)Info
Heteromysis actiniae (Clarke, 1955)Anemone mysidInfo
Heteromysis bermudensis (G. O. Sars, 1885)Info
Heteromysis mayana (Brattegard, 1970)Info
Heteromysis tuberculospina (Modlin, 1987)Info
Species with JBack  Next  Top
Joeropsis bifasciatus (Kensley, 1984)Info
Joeropsis personatus (Kensley, 1984)Info
Joeropsis rathbunae (Richardson, 1902)Info
Species with KBack  Next  Top
Kuna insularis (Williams & Williams, 1985)Info
Kupellonura imswe (Kensley, 1982)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Licranthura amyle -> Heptanthura amyleInfo
Ligia baudiniana (Milne-edwards, 1840)Info
Limnoria clarkae (Kensley & Schotte, 1987)Info
Limnoria indica (Becker & Kampf, 1958)Info
Limnoria insulae (Menzies, 1957)Info
Limnoria multipunctata (Menzies, 1957)Info
Limnoria pfefferi (Stebbing, 1904)Info
Limnoria platycauda (Menzies, 1957)Info
Limnoria quadripunctata (Holthuis, 1949)Quadripunctate gribbleInfo
Limnoria tripunctata (Menzies, 1951)Tripunctate gribbleInfo
Limnoria unicornis (Menzies, 1957)Info
Liocoryphe minocule (Menzies & Glynn, 1968)Info
Loki circumsaltanus (Markham, 1972)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Mesanthura bivittata (Kensley, 1987)Info
Mesanthura fasciata (Kensley, 1982)Info
Mesanthura looensis (Kensley & Schotte, 1987)Info
Mesanthura paucidens (Menzies & Glynn, 1968)Info
Mesanthura pulchra (Barnard, 1925)Info
Mesanthura punctillata (Kensley, 1982)Info
Mesanthura reticulata (Kensley, 1982)Info
Metacirolana agaricicola (Kensley, 1984)Info
Metacirolana bicornis (Kensley, 1978)Info
Metacirolana halia (Kensley, 1984)Info
Metacirolana menziesi (Kensley, 1984)Info
Metamysidopsis mexicana (Bacescu, 1969)Info
Mexicope kensleyi (Hooker, 1985)Info
Microcerberus syrticus -> Coxicerberus syrticusInfo
Microcharon sabulum (Kensley, 1984)Info
Minyanthura corallicola (Kensley, 1982)Info
Miratidotea bruscai -> Cleantioides bruscaiInfo
Mizothenar patulipalma (Kensley, 1984)Info
Munidion irritans (Boone, 1927)Info
Munna petronastes (Kensley, 1984)Info
Mysidium columbiae (Zimmer, 1915)Info
Mysidium integrum (W. Tattersall, 1951)Info
Mysidopsis badius (Modlin, 1987)Info
Mysidopsis velifera (Brattegard, 1973)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Paracerceis caudata (Say, 1818)Info
Paracerceis cohenae (Kensley, 1984)Info
Paracerceis edithae (Boone, 1930)Info
Paracerceis glynni (Kensley, 1984)Info
Paradella quadripunctata (Menzies & Glynn, 1968)Info
Paralimnoria andrewsi (Calman, 1910)Info
Paranthura caribbiensis (Kensley, 1982)Info
Paranthura infundibulata (Richardson, 1902)Info
Parathelges piriformis (Markham, 1972)Info
Parvimysis bahamensis (Brattegard, 1969)Info
Pendanthura hendleri (Kensley, 1984)Info
Pendanthura tanaiformis (Menzies & Glynn, 1968)Info
Phycolimnoria clarkae -> Limnoria clarkaeInfo
Pleurocope floridensis (Hooker, 1985)Info
Probopyrus pandalicola (Packard, 1879)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rhyscotus texensis (Richardson, 1905)Info
Rocinela signata (Schioedte & Meinert, 1879)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Santia milleri (Menzies & Glynn, 1968)Info
Schizobopyrina urocaridis (Richardson, 1904)Info
Siriella chierchiae (Coifmann, 1937)Info
Siriella mexicana (Brattegard, 1970)Info
Sphaeroma terebrans (Bate, 1866)Mangrove boring isopodInfo
Spherarmadillo schwarzi (Richardson, 1907)Info
Stenetrium bowmani -> Hansenium bowmaniInfo
Stenetrium minocule -> Liocoryphe minoculeInfo
Stenetrium patulipalma -> Mizothenar patulipalmaInfo
Stenetrium serratum (Hansen, 1905)Info
Stenetrium spathulicarpus -> Hansenium spathulicarpusInfo
Stenetrium stebbingi -> Hansenium stebbingiInfo
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Trichorhina squamapleotelsona (Schultz, 1984)Info
Tridentella virginiana (Richardson, 1900)Info
Troglophiloscia belizensis (Schultz, 1984)Info
Tylos niveus (Budde-lund, 1885)Info
Species with XBack  Top
Xylolana radicicola (Kensley, 1987)Info
153 Species in Isopoda for Belize 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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