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Distribution path and Subregions of Ecuador (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - South America - Ecuador
Subregions: Galápagos (Galápagos Islands)
Taxonomy for Isopoda (Sowbugs) in Ecuador
Class
Ecuador
Malacostraca (Latreille, 1802) (Malacostracans) - Systematics
 157 families, 372 genera, 723 species
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Subclass
Ecuador
Eumalacostraca (Grobben, 1892)
 156 families, 364 genera, 715 species
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Superorder
Ecuador
Peracarida (Calman, 1904)
 65 families, 118 genera, 184 species
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Order
Ecuador
Isopoda (Latreille, 1817) (Sowbugs) - Systematics
 31 families, 68 genera, 100 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
Ecuador
    Asellota (Latreille, 1802)
     5 families, 6 genera, 10 species
Suborder
Ecuador
    Cymothoida (Wägele, 1989)
     9 families, 25 genera, 32 species
Suborder
Ecuador
    Oniscidea (Latreille, 1802) (Woodlice)
     12 families, 28 genera, 44 species
Suborder
Ecuador
    Sphaeromatidea (Wägele, 1989)
     1 family, 2 genera, 2 species
Suborder
Ecuador
    Valvifera (Sars, 1882)
     2 families, 3 genera, 5 species

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Family overview for Isopoda (Sowbugs) in Ecuador
Aegidae (White, 1850) - 7 Species
Alloniscidae (Schmidt, 2003) - 1 Species
Antarcturidae (Kussakin & Vasina, 1998) - 3 Species
Anthuridae (Wägele, 1982) - 1 Species
Anuropidae (Stebbing, 1893) - 1 Species
Arcturidae (Dana, 1849) - 2 Species
Armadillidae (Brandt, 1831) - 2 Species
Armadillidiidae (Brandt, 1833) - 3 SpeciesRoly polies
Bopyridae (Rafinesque, 1815) - 2 Species
Cirolanidae (Dana, 1852) - 8 SpeciesCave Isopods
Corallanidae (Nunomura, 2006) - 2 Species
Cymothoidae (Leach, 1818) - 9 Species
Desmosomatidae (Brix, 2006) - 1 Species
Gnathiidae (Leach, 1814) - 1 Species
Haploniscidae (Hansen, 1916) - 1 Species
Janiridae (Sars, 1897) - 1 Species
Ligiidae (Leach, 1814) - 2 SpeciesRock Slaters
Microparasellidae (Karaman, 1933) - 1 Species
Munnopsidae (Lilljeborg, 1864) - 4 Species
Mysidae (Haworth, 1825) - 6 Species
Paranthuridae (Menzies & Glynn, 1968) - 1 Species
Philosciidae (Kinahan, 1857) - 15 Species
Platyarthridae (Verhoeff, 1949) - 1 Species
Porcellionidae (Brandt & Ratzeburg, 1831) - 6 Species
Rhyscotidae (Budde-lund, 1908) - 3 Species
Sphaeromatidae (Latreille, 1825) - 2 Species
Sphaeroniscidae (Vandel, 1964) - 6 Species
Stenoniscidae (Budde-lund, 1904) - 1 Species
Styloniscidae (Vandel, 1952) - 1 Species
Tylidae (Dana, 1852) - 3 Species
30 Families with 97 Species in Ecuador
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Species overview - Checklist for Isopoda in Ecuador
Species with ANext  
Aega acuminata (Hansen, 1897)Info
Aega francoisae (Wetzer, 1990)Info
Aega longicornis (Hansen, 1897)Info
Aega plebeia -> Aegiochus plebeiaInfo
Aegiochus francoisae (Wetzer, 1990)Info
Aegiochus plebeia (Hansen, 1897)Info
Alloniscus salinarum (Vandel, 1968)Info
Andenoniscus tropicalis (Vandel, 1968)Info
Antarcturus multispinis (Benedict, 1898)Info
Anuropus pacificus (Lincoln & Jones, 1973)Info
Aphantolana costaricensis (Brusca & Iverson, 1985)Info
Arcturus abyssicola -> Chaetarcturus abyssicolaInfo
Arcturus multispinis -> Antarcturus multispinisInfo
Armadillo verrucosus -> Venezillo verrucosusInfo
Artystone trysibia (Schioedte, 1866)Info
Asotana splendida (Leigh-sharpe, 1937)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Ceratothoa gaudichaudii (H. Milne Edwards, 1840)Info
Chaetarcturus abyssicola (Beddard, 1886)Info
Chaetarcturus abyssicolus (Beddard, 1886)Info
Cirolana harfordi (Lockington, 1877)Info
Cirolana namelessensis (Brusca, Wetzer & France, 1995)Info
Colanthura bruscai (Poore, 1984)Info
Colombophiloscia alticola (Vandel, 1968)Info
Colombophiloscia naevigesta (Vandel, 1968)Info
Conilera bullisi (Brusca, Wetzer & France, 1995)Info
Cordioniscus leleupi (Vandel, 1968)Info
Cryptione elongata -> Pseudione elongataInfo
Cubaris beebei -> Venezillo beebeiInfo
Cymothoa exigua (Schiødte & Meinert, 1884)Tongue-eating louseInfo
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Desmosoma brevicauda (Menzies & George, 1972)Info
Doxomysis pelagica -> Doxomysis quadrispinosaInfo
Doxomysis quadrispinosa (Illig, 1906)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Ecuadoroniscus orientalis (Vandel, 1968)Info
Elthusa vulgaris (Stimpson, 1857)Info
Erophiloscia narcissi (Vandel, 1968)Info
Eurycope pulchra -> Vanhoeffenura pulchraInfo
Eurycope scabra (Hansen, 1897)Info
Eurydice caudata (Richardson, 1899)Info
Excirolana braziliensis (Richardson, 1912)Info
Excorallana tricornis (Hansen, 1890)Info
Excorallana tricornis occidentalis (Richardson, 1905)Info
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Gnathia trilobata (Schultz, 1966)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Haploniscus robinsoni (Menzies & Tinker, 1960)Info
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Iais californica (Richardson, 1904)Info
Idusa carinata (Richardson, 1904)Info
Ischioscia andina (Vandel, 1968)Info
Ischioscia bolivari (Vandel, 1968)Info
Ischioscia variegata (Dollfus, 1893)Info
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Ligia baudiniana (Milne-edwards, 1840)Info
Ligia occidentalis (Dana, 1853)Info
Lironeca bowmani -> Livoneca bowmaniInfo
Lironeca convexa Richardson, 1905Info
Lironeca vulgaris -> Elthusa vulgarisInfo
Littorophiloscia normae (Van Name, 1924)Info
Livoneca bowmani (Brusca, 1981)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Metacirolana calypso (Brusca, Wetzer & France, 1995)Info
Metacirolana costaricensis -> Aphantolana costaricensisInfo
Metoponorthus pruinosus -> Porcellionides pruinosusInfo
Microcharon galapagoensis (Coineau & Schmidt, 1979)Info
Mothocya arrosor (Bruce, 1986)Info
Munnopsis longiremus (Richardson, 1912)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Neosanfilippia zoiai (Manicastri, 1991)Info
Nerocila californica (Schioedte & Meinert, 1881)Info
Nesophiloscia culebroides (Van Name, 1936)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Oreades lativentris (Vandel, 1968)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Paracerceis sculpta (Holmes, 1904)Info
Philoscia variegata -> Ischioscia variegataInfo
Porcellio beebei (Van Name, 1924)Info
Porcellio galapagoensis (Van Name, 1924)Info
Porcellio laevis (Latreille, 1804)Smooth slaterInfo
Porcellio scaber (Latreille, 1804)Rough woodlouseSite
Porcellionides pruinosus (Brandt, 1833)Delicate slaterInfo
Prosekia galapagensis (Andersson, 1960)Info
Pseudione elongata (Hansen, 1897)Info
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Rhyscotoides laxus (Van Name, 1924)Info
Rhyscotoides ortonedae (Budde-lund, 1908)Info
Rhyscotoides parallelus (Budde-lund, 1893)Info
Rocinela wetzeri (Brusca & France, 1992)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Scleropactes concinnus (Budde-lund, 1885)Info
Scleropactes granulatus (Richardson, 1901)Info
Scleropactes pilosus (Vandel, 1968)Info
Scleropactes tatei (Van Name, 1936)Info
Siriella gracilis (Dana, 1852)Info
Siriella roosevelti (W. Tattersall, 1941)Info
Siriella thompsoni -> Siriella thompsoniiInfo
Siriella thompsonii (H. Milne Edwards, 1837)Info
Skuphonura ecuadorensis (Kensley, 1980)Info
Sphaeroma peruvianum (Richardson, 1910)Info
Sphaeroniscus gerstaeckeri (Vandel, 1968)Info
Stenoniscus pleonalis (Aubert & Dollfus, 1890)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Trichorhina tomentosa (Budde-lund, 1893)Info
Tropiscia flagellata (Vandel, 1968)Info
Tylos latreilli (Audouin, 1826)Info
Tylos punctatus insularis (Van Name, 1936)Info
Tylos punctatus punctatus (Holmes & Gay, 1909)Info
Species with VBack  Next  Top
Vanhoeffenura pulchra (Hansen, 1897)Info
Venezillo beebei (Van Name, 1924)Info
Venezillo galapagoensis (Miers, 1877)Info
Venezillo verrucosus (Budde-lund, 1904)Info
Species with XBack  Top
Xiphoniscus mirabilis (Vandel, 1968)Info
100 Species in Isopoda for Ecuador 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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