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Distribution path and Subregions of Costa Rica (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - Central America - Costa Rica
Taxonomy for Isopoda (Sowbugs) in Costa Rica
Class
Costa Rica
Malacostraca (Latreille, 1802) (Malacostracans) - Systematics
 123 families, 287 genera, 538 species
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Subclass
Costa Rica
Eumalacostraca (Grobben, 1892)
 122 families, 282 genera, 533 species
Tree
Superorder
Costa Rica
Peracarida (Calman, 1904)
 47 families, 77 genera, 100 species
Tree
Order
Costa Rica
Isopoda (Latreille, 1817) (Sowbugs) - Systematics
 24 families, 45 genera, 63 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
Costa Rica
    Asellota (Latreille, 1802)
     3 families, 6 genera, 8 species
Suborder
Costa Rica
    Cymothoida (Wägele, 1989)
     7 families, 16 genera, 19 species
Suborder
Costa Rica
    Limnoriidea (Brandt & Poore, 2002)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species
Suborder
Costa Rica
    Oniscidea (Latreille, 1802) (Woodlice)
     8 families, 15 genera, 28 species
Suborder
Costa Rica
    Sphaeromatidea (Wägele, 1989)
     2 families, 3 genera, 3 species
Suborder
Costa Rica
    Valvifera (Sars, 1882)
     2 families, 3 genera, 3 species

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Family overview for Isopoda (Sowbugs) in Costa Rica
Aegidae (White, 1850) - 4 Species
Ancinidae (Tattersall, 1905) - 1 Species
Anthuridae (Wägele, 1982) - 2 Species
Armadillidae (Brandt, 1831) - 2 Species
Armadillidiidae (Brandt, 1833) - 2 SpeciesRoly polies
Bopyridae (Rafinesque, 1815) - 3 Species
Cirolanidae (Dana, 1852) - 7 SpeciesCave Isopods
Corallanidae (Nunomura, 2006) - 1 Species
Cymothoidae (Leach, 1818) - 1 Species
Haploniscidae (Hansen, 1916) - 2 Species
Holognathidae (G. Thomson, 1904) - 2 Species
Idoteidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 1 Species
Ligiidae (Leach, 1814) - 1 SpeciesRock Slaters
Limnoriidae (White, 1850) - 1 SpeciesGribble worm
Mesosignidae (Schultz, 1969) - 2 Species
Munnopsidae (Lilljeborg, 1864) - 1 Species
Mysidae (Haworth, 1825) - 4 Species
Oniscidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesSowbugs
Paranthuridae (Menzies & Glynn, 1968) - 1 Species
Philosciidae (Kinahan, 1857) - 13 Species
Platyarthridae (Verhoeff, 1949) - 3 Species
Porcellionidae (Brandt & Ratzeburg, 1831) - 3 Species
Sphaeromatidae (Latreille, 1825) - 2 Species
Sphaeroniscidae (Vandel, 1964) - 3 Species
24 Families with 63 Species in Costa Rica
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Species overview - Checklist for Isopoda in Costa Rica
Species with ANext  
Aega maxima (Hansen, 1897)Info
Aega plebeia -> Aegiochus plebeiaInfo
Aegiochus plebeia (Hansen, 1897)Info
Ancinus panamensis (Glynn & Glynn, 1974)Info
Anilocra plebeia (Schioedte & Meinert, 1881)Info
Anopsilana browni (Van Name, 1936)Info
Antromysis anophelinae (W. Tattersall, 1951)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Bathynomus giganteus (A. Milne-edwards, 1879)Giant IsopodInfo
Beatricesphaera ruthae (Wetzer & Bruce, 1999)Info
Bopyrissa magellanica (Nierstrasz & Brender à Brandis, 1931)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Chaetophiloscia gatunensis (Van Name, 1926)Info
Cirolana harfordi (Lockington, 1877)Info
Cirolana parva (Hansen, 1890)Info
Cleantioides occidentalis (Richardson, 1899)Info
Cleantis occidentalis -> Cleantioides occidentalisInfo
Colanthura bruscai (Poore, 1984)Info
Cubaris gigas -> Venezillo gigasInfo
Cyathura guaroensis (Brusca & Iverson, 1985)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Eurydice caudata (Richardson, 1899)Info
Eusymmerus antennatus (Richardson, 1899)Info
Excirolana mayana (Ives, 1891)Info
Excorallana tricornis (Hansen, 1890)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Haploniscus generalis -> Mastigoniscus generalisInfo
Heteromysis panamaensis (O. Tattersall, 1967)Info
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Ischioscia cadoangelis (Leistikow, 2000)Info
Ischioscia elongata (Leistikow, 1997)Info
Ischioscia marmorata (Leistikow, 2000)Info
Ischioscia martinae (Leistikow, 1997)Info
Ischioscia muelleri (Leistikow, 1997)Info
Ischioscia plurimaclata (Lestikow, 2000)Info
Ischioscia quadrispinis (Leistikow, 2000)Info
Ischioscia variegata (Dollfus, 1893)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Ligia baudiniana (Milne-edwards, 1840)Info
Limnoria tripunctata (Menzies, 1951)Tripunctate gribbleInfo
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Mastigoniscus generalis (Menzies & George, 1972)Info
Mesanthura occidentalis (Menzies & Barnard, 1959)Info
Mesosignum macrum (Menzies & Frankenberg, 1968)Info
Mesosignum usheri (Menzies, 1962)Info
Metoponorthus pruinosus -> Porcellionides pruinosusInfo
Mirtana costaricensis (Leistikow, 1997)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Oncilorpheus jerrybarnardi (Brusca, Wetzer & France, 1995)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Paropsurus giganteus (Wolff, 1962)Info
Pentoniscus pruinosus (Richardson, 1913)Info
Pentoniscus vargasae (Leistikow, 1998)Info
Phalloniscus baldonii (Arcangeli, 1931)Info
Philoscia variegata -> Ischioscia variegataInfo
Porcellio laevis (Latreille, 1804)Smooth slaterInfo
Porcellionides pruinosus (Brandt, 1833)Delicate slaterInfo
Probopyrus floridensis -> Probopyrus pandalicolaInfo
Probopyrus pandalicola (Packard, 1879)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rocinela murilloi (Brusca & Iverson, 1985)Info
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Scleropactes estherae (Arcangeli, 1931)Info
Scleropactes talamancensis (Leistikow, 1997)Info
Scleropactes tristani (Arcangeli, 1931)Info
Siriella thompsoni -> Siriella thompsoniiInfo
Siriella thompsonii (H. Milne Edwards, 1837)Info
Sphaeroma peruvianum (Richardson, 1910)Info
Synarmadillo tristani (Richardson, 1910)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Trichorhina giannellii (Arcangeli, 1929)Info
Trichorhina mariani (Arcangeli, 1931)Info
Trichorhina tomentosa (Budde-lund, 1893)Info
Species with VBack  Top
Venezillo gigas (Miers, 1877)Info
Venezillo macrosoma (Mulaik, 1960)Info
63 Species in Isopoda for Costa Rica 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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