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Distribution path and Subregions of China (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - Far East - East Asia - China
Subregions: Central China (South-central China), North China, West China (Southwest China)
Taxonomy for Isopoda (Sowbugs) in China
Class
China
Malacostraca (Latreille, 1802) (Malacostracans) - Systematics
 162 families, 647 genera, 1589 species
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Subclass
China
Eumalacostraca (Grobben, 1892)
 160 families, 642 genera, 1584 species
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Superorder
China
Peracarida (Calman, 1904)
 54 families, 160 genera, 264 species
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Order
China
Isopoda (Latreille, 1817) (Sowbugs) - Systematics
 23 families, 112 genera, 183 species
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Families155    worldwide
Genera1.803    worldwide
Species15.491    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
China
    Asellota (Latreille, 1802)
     3 families, 25 genera, 44 species
Suborder
China
    Cymothoida (Wägele, 1989)
     6 families, 50 genera, 73 species
Suborder
China
    Limnoriidea (Brandt & Poore, 2002)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species
Suborder
China
    Oniscidea (Latreille, 1802) (Woodlice)
     7 families, 24 genera, 51 species
Suborder
China
    Phreatoicidea (Stebbing, 1893)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species
Suborder
China
    Sphaeromatidea (Wägele, 1989)
     1 family, 5 genera, 7 species
Suborder
China
    Valvifera (Sars, 1882)
     3 families, 5 genera, 5 species

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Family overview for Isopoda (Sowbugs) in China
Aegidae (White, 1850) - 1 Species
Amphisopodidae (Nicholls, 1943) - 1 Species
Armadillidae (Brandt, 1831) - 9 Species
Asellidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesWater slaters
Bopyridae (Rafinesque, 1815) - 43 Species
Chaetiliidae (Dana, 1849) - 1 Species
Cirolanidae (Dana, 1852) - 10 SpeciesCave Isopods
Corallanidae (Nunomura, 2006) - 1 Species
Cymothoidae (Leach, 1818) - 16 Species
Holognathidae (G. Thomson, 1904) - 1 Species
Idoteidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 3 Species
Janiridae (Sars, 1897) - 1 Species
Ligiidae (Leach, 1814) - 5 SpeciesRock Slaters
Limnoriidae (White, 1850) - 1 SpeciesGribble worm
Munnopsidae (Lilljeborg, 1864) - 1 Species
Mysidae (Haworth, 1825) - 41 Species
Oniscidae (Latreille, 1802) - 3 SpeciesSowbugs
Paranthuridae (Menzies & Glynn, 1968) - 2 Species
Philosciidae (Kinahan, 1857) - 3 Species
Porcellionidae (Brandt & Ratzeburg, 1831) - 13 Species
Sphaeromatidae (Latreille, 1825) - 7 Species
Styloniscidae (Vandel, 1952) - 1 Species
Trachelipodidae (Strouhal, 1953) - 17 Species
23 Families with 183 Species in China
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Species overview - Checklist for Isopoda in China
Species with ANext  
Acanthomysis quadrispinosa (Nouvel, 1965)Info
Agabiformius lentus (Budde-lund, 1885)Info
Agnara madagascariensis (Budde-lund, 1885)Info
Allokepon goetici (Shiino, 1934)Info
Allokepon sinensis (Danforth, 1972)Info
Anchialina dentata (Pillai, 1964)Info
Anchialina parva -> Anchialina dentataInfo
Anchialina typica (Krøyer, 1861)Info
Anchiarthrus derelictus (Markham, 1992)Info
Anilocra dimidiata (Bleeker, 1857)Info
Anilocra leptosoma (Bleeker, 1857)Info
Apocepon leucosiae (An, Yu & Li, 2006)Info
Apocepon pulcher (Nierstrasz & Brender à Brandis, 1930)Info
Apophrixus constrictus (Markham, 1982)Info
Aporobopyrus enosteoidis (Markham, 1982)Info
Asellus aquaticus (Linnaeus, 1758)WaterlouseInfo
Asellus hilgendorfii (Bovallius, 1886)Info
Athelges takanoshimensis (Ishii, 1914)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Bathynomus doederleini (Ortmann, 1894)Info
Bathynomus doederleinii (Ortmann, 1894)Info
Bopyrella tanytelson (Markham, 1985)Info
Bopyrinella albida (Shiino, 1958)Info
Bopyrione longicapitata (Markham, 1982)Info
Bopyrione toloensis (Markham, 1982)Info
Bopyrissa pyriforma (Shiino, 1958)Info
Burmoniscus ocellatus (Verhoeff, 1928)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Cancricepon multituberosum (An, Yu & Williams, 2012)Info
Ceratothoa imbricata (Fabricius, 1775)Info
Ceratothoa oxyrrhynchaena (Koelbel, 1878)Info
Ceratothoa trigonocephala (Leach, 1818)Info
Cirolana harfordi (Lockington, 1877)Info
Cirolana japonensis -> Natatolana japonensisInfo
Cirolana lignicola (Nunomura, 1984)Info
Cleantiella isopus (Miers, 1881)Info
Cleantis isopus -> Cleantiella isopusInfo
Colanthura daguilarensis (Bamber, 2000)Info
Cubaris murina (Brandt, 1833)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dicropleon morator (Markham, 1982)Info
Dolicholana elongata (H. Milne-edwards, 1840)Info
Dolicholana enigma (Keable, 1999)Info
Dryadillo maculatus (Arcangeli, 1952)Info
Dynoides amblysinus (Pillai, 1954)Info
Dynoides daguilarensis (Li, 2000)Info
Dynoides dentisinus (Shen, 1929)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Eophrixus shojii (Shiino, 1941)Info
Erythrops minuta (Hansen, 1910)Info
Exalloniscus cortii (Arcangeli, 1927)Info
Exalloniscus rotundatus (Taiti & Ferrara, 1986)Info
Exalloniscus silvestri (Kwon & Taiti, 1993)Info
Excirolana chiltoni (Richardson, 1905)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Gebia carinicauda -> Upogebia carinicaudaInfo
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Hemisiriella pulchra (Hansen, 1910)Info
Heteromysis meenakshiae (Bamber, 2000)Info
Holmesiella affinis (Ii, 1937)Info
Holotelson tuberculatus (Richardson, 1909)Info
Hypererythrops semispinosa (Wang, 1998)Info
Hypererythrops spinifera (Hansen, 1910)Info
Hypererythrops zimmeri (Ii, 1937)Info
Hypocepon globosus (Markham, 1992)Info
Hypophryxus filiformis (Chopra, 1923)Info
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Ichthyoxenus circularius (Shen, 1940)Info
Ichthyoxenus dentimaxillus (Shen, 1940)Info
Ichthyoxenus geei (Boone, 1921)Info
Ichthyoxenus hsiakowensis (Yu, 1935)Info
Ichthyoxenus longenditus (Shen, 1940)Info
Ichthyoxenus quadratus (Shen, 1940)Info
Ichthyoxenus sinensis (Shen, 1940)Info
Ichthyoxenus tchangi (Yu, 1935)Info
Ichthyoxenus yunnanensis (Yu, 1935)Info
Idotea stenops -> Pentidotea stenopsInfo
Iiella formosensis (Ii, 1964)Info
Iiella hibii (Ii, 1964)Info
Iiella ohshimai (Ii, 1964)Info
Iiella pelagica (Ii, 1964)Info
Ilyarachna profunda (Schultz, 1966)Spruce bud midgeInfo
Species with JBack  Next  Top
Janira japonica (Richardson, 1909)Info
Species with KBack  Next  Top
Koreoniscus huaguoshanensis (Tang & Hong, 2000)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Leidya ucae (Pearse, 1930)Info
Leptotrichus sinensis (Arcangeli, 1927)Info
Ligia exotica (Roux, 1828)Wharf roachInfo
Ligidium denticulatum (Shen, 1949)Info
Ligidium jiuzhai (B.p. Tang & K.y. Zhou, 1999)Info
Ligidium sichuanense (Nunomura, 2002)Info
Ligidium watanabei (Nunomura, 2002)Info
Limnoria lignorum (Rathke, 1799)GribbleInfo
Litobopyrus longicaudatus (Markham, 1982)Info
Liuimysis longicauda (Wang, 1998)Info
Lucasioides cavernicolus (Kwon & Taiti, 1993)Info
Lucasioides isseli (Arcangeli, 1927)Info
Lucasioides pedimaculatus (Kwon & Taiti, 1993)Info
Lucasioides zavattarii (Arcangeli, 1927)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Megacepon choprai (George, 1947)Info
Megacepon sesarmae (Pearse, 1930)Info
Megacepon sheni (An, Boyko & Li, 2012)Info
Metacepon pleopodata (Bourdon & Stock, 1979)Info
Metoponorthus pruinosus -> Porcellionides pruinosusInfo
Minimathelges minutus (Markham, 1992)Info
Mongoloniscus koreanus (Verhoeff, 1930)Info
Mongoloniscus sinensis (Dollfus, 1901)Info
Mongoloniscus vannamei (Arcangeli, 1927)Info
Mysidella nana (Murano, 1970)Info
Mysidopsis indica (W. Tattersall, 1922)Info
Mysidopsis kempi (W. Tattersall, 1922)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nagurus vandeli (Arcangeli, 1927)Info
Nagurus vannamei (Arcangeli, 1927)Info
Nagurus verhoeffi (Arcangeli, 1952)Info
Natatolana japonensis (Richardson, 1904)Info
Nerocila phaiopleura (Bleeker, 1857)Info
Nerocila sundaica (Bleeker, 1857)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Odysseylana sirenkoi (Malyutina, 1995)Info
Onkokepon articulatus (An, Yu & Li, 2006)Info
Onkokepon beibuensis (An, Yu & Li, 2006)Info
Orbione penei (Bonnier, 1900)Info
Orientomysis hwanhaiensis (Ii, 1964)Info
Orientomysis tenuicauda (Murano, 1984)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Papuaphiloscia arcangeli (Kwon & Taiti, 1993)Info
Papuaphiloscia granulata (Kwon & Taiti, 1993)Info
Parabopyrella perplexa (Markham, 1990)Info
Paracerceis sculpta (Holmes, 1904)Info
Paradella dianae (Menzies, 1962)Info
Parakermania maculata (Kwon & Taiti, 1993)Info
Paraleptomysis sinensis (Liu & Wang, 1983)Info
Paraleptomysis xenops (W. Tattersall, 1922)Info
Paranthura kobensis (Nunomura, 1975)Info
Parapagurion calcinicola (Shiino, 1933)Info
Parione pachychelii (Shiino, 1950)Info
Parionina chinensis (Nierstrasz & Brender à Brandis, 1931)Info
Parioninella astridae (Nierstrasz & Brender à Brandis, 1930)Info
Pentidotea stenops (Benedict, 1898)Info
Pleurerythrops inscita (Ii, 1964)Info
Pleurerythrops secunda (Murano, 1970)Info
Porcellio bombosus (Shen, 1949)Info
Porcellio elongata (Shen, 1949)Info
Porcellio gigliotosi (Arcangeli, 1927)Info
Porcellio laevis (Latreille, 1804)Smooth slaterInfo
Porcellio minuta (Shen, 1949)Info
Porcellio orientalis -> Protracheoniscus orientalisInfo
Porcellio scaber (Latreille, 1804)Rough woodlouseSite
Porcellio teodori (Arcangeli, 1927)Info
Porcellionides breviramus (Shen, 1949)Info
Porcellionides pruinosus (Brandt, 1833)Delicate slaterInfo
Probopyria elliptica (Markham, 1992)Info
Probopyriscus novempalensis (Markham, 1982)Info
Progebiophilus sinicus (Markham, 1982)Info
Promysis orientalis (Dana, 1852)Info
Protamphisopus baii (W. L. Fu, 2010)Info
Protracheoniscus bocki (Verhoeff, 1939)Info
Protracheoniscus hedini (Verhoeff, 1939)Info
Protracheoniscus hummeli (Verhoeff, 1939)Info
Protracheoniscus orientalis (Uljanin, 1875)Info
Pseudanchialina inermis (Illig, 1906)Info
Pseuderythrops gracilis (Coifmann, 1936)Info
Pseudione longicauda (Shiino, 1937)Info
Pseudionella pyriforma -> Bopyrissa pyriformaInfo
Pseudomma brevicaudum (Shen & Liu, 1989)Info
Pseudomma japonicum (Murano, 1970)Info
Pseudomma spinosum (Wang, 1998)Info
Pseudostegias dulcilacuum (Markham, 1982)Info
Pseudostegias setoensis (Shiino, 1933)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rhopalione sinensis (Markham, 1990)Info
Rhopalophthalmus longipes (Ii, 1964)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Shenimysis cordata (Wang, 1998)Info
Sinodillo ferrari (Kwon & Taiti, 1993)Info
Sinodillo schmalfussi (Kwon & Taiti, 1993)Info
Sinodillo troglophilus (Kwon & Taiti, 1993)Info
Sinoniscus cavernicolus (Schultz, 1995)Info
Siriella dubia (Hansen, 1910)Info
Siriella gracilis (Dana, 1852)Info
Siriella japonica (Ii, 1964)Info
Siriella thompsoni -> Siriella thompsoniiInfo
Siriella thompsonii (H. Milne Edwards, 1837)Info
Siriella trispina (Ii, 1964)Info
Sphaeroma walkeri (Stebbing, 1905)Info
Spherillo orientalis (Kwon & Taiti, 1993)Info
Spherillo raffaelei (Arcangeli, 1927)Info
Stegophryxus minutus -> Minimathelges minutusInfo
Symmius caudatus (Richardson, 1904)Info
Synerythrops intermedia (Hansen, 1910)Info
Syscenus intermedius (Richardson, 1910)Info
Species with TBack  Top
Tachaea chinensis (Thielemann, 1910)Info
Trachelipus semiproiectus (Gui & Tang, 1996)Info
Troglodillo rotundatus (Kwon & Taiti, 1993)Info
Tylokepon naxiae (Bonnier, 1900)Info
183 Species in Isopoda for China 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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