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Distribution path and Subregions of Dominica (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - Caribbean - Caribbean islands - Antilles - Lesser Antilles - Windward Islands - Dominica
Taxonomy for Isopoda (Sowbugs) in Dominica
Class
Dominica
Malacostraca (Latreille, 1802) (Malacostracans) - Systematics
 78 families, 158 genera, 241 species
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Subclass
Dominica
Eumalacostraca (Grobben, 1892)
 78 families, 158 genera, 241 species
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Superorder
Dominica
Peracarida (Calman, 1904)
 20 families, 40 genera, 44 species
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Order
Dominica
Isopoda (Latreille, 1817) (Sowbugs) - Systematics
 16 families, 36 genera, 40 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
Dominica
    Asellota (Latreille, 1802)
     4 families, 6 genera, 8 species
Suborder
Dominica
    Cymothoida (Wägele, 1989)
     7 families, 15 genera, 16 species
Suborder
Dominica
    Limnoriidea (Brandt & Poore, 2002)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species
Suborder
Dominica
    Oniscidea (Latreille, 1802) (Woodlice)
     1 family, 4 genera, 4 species
Suborder
Dominica
    Sphaeromatidea (Wägele, 1989)
     1 family, 8 genera, 8 species
Suborder
Dominica
    Valvifera (Sars, 1882)
     2 families, 2 genera, 3 species

Family overview for Isopoda (Sowbugs) in Dominica
Acanthaspidiidae (Just, 2001) - 1 Species
Anthuridae (Wägele, 1982) - 5 Species
Arcturidae (Dana, 1849) - 1 Species
Cirolanidae (Dana, 1852) - 5 SpeciesCave Isopods
Cymothoidae (Leach, 1818) - 1 Species
Expanathuridae (Nunomura, 1984) - 2 Species
Gnathiidae (Leach, 1814) - 1 Species
Idoteidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 2 Species
Janiridae (Sars, 1897) - 3 Species
Leptanthuridae (Poore, 2001) - 1 Species
Limnoriidae (White, 1850) - 1 SpeciesGribble worm
Mysidae (Haworth, 1825) - 2 Species
Paranthuridae (Menzies & Glynn, 1968) - 1 Species
Philosciidae (Kinahan, 1857) - 4 Species
Sphaeromatidae (Latreille, 1825) - 8 Species
Stenetriidae (Hansen, 1905) - 2 Species
16 Families with 40 Species in Dominica


Species overview - Checklist for Isopoda in Dominica
Accalathura crenulata (Richardson, 1901)Info
Amakusanthura signata (Menzies & Glynn, 1968)Info
Anilocra laticauda (H. Milne Edwards, 1840)Info
Apanthuroides millae (Menzies & Glynn, 1968)Info
Aphantolana sphaeromiformis (Hansen, 1890)Info
Astacilla marna (Kensley & Schotte, 1994)Info
Bathynomus giganteus (A. Milne-edwards, 1879)Giant IsopodInfo
Booralana tricarinata (Camp & Heard, 1988)Info
Carpias algicola (Miller, 1941)Info
Carpias punctatus (Kensley, 1984)Info
Carpias serricaudus (Menzies & Glynn, 1968)Info
Cassidinidea ovalis (Say, 1818)Info
Erichsonella filiformis -> Erichsonella isabelensisInfo
Erichsonella isabelensis (Menzies, 1951)Info
Excirolana mayana (Ives, 1891)Info
Geocerceis barbarae (Menzies & Glynn, 1968)Info
Gnathia virginalis (Monod, 1926)Info
Hansenium stebbingi (Richardson, 1902)Info
Heptanthura amyle (Kensley & Schotte, 1987)Info
Ischioscia mineri (Van Name, 1936)Info
Licranthura amyle -> Heptanthura amyleInfo
Limnoria platycauda (Menzies, 1957)Info
Mesanthura pulchra (Barnard, 1925)Info
Mesanthura punctillata (Kensley, 1982)Info
Metacirolana sphaeromiformis -> Aphantolana sphaeromiformisInfo
Mexicope kensleyi (Hooker, 1985)Info
Minyanthura corallicola (Kensley, 1982)Info
Mysidium integrum (W. Tattersall, 1951)Info
Paracerceis caudata (Say, 1818)Info
Paradella plicatura (Glynn, 1970)Info
Paraimene charlesae (Kensley & Schotte, 1994)Info
Paraleptosphaeroma glynni (Buss & Iverson, 1981)Info
Paranthura infundibulata (Richardson, 1902)Info
Pentoniscus dominicanus (Arcangeli, 1932)Info
Philoscia incerta (Arcangeli, 1932)Info
Pseudocerceis latistylis (Kensley & Schotte, 1994)Info
Rostrophiloscia dominicana (Arcangeli, 1932)Info
Siriella chierchiae (Coifmann, 1937)Info
Sphaeromopsis heardi (Kensley & Schotte, 1994)Info
Stenetrium stebbingi -> Hansenium stebbingiInfo
40 Species in Isopoda for Dominica listed
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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