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Distribution path and Subregions of Eurasia (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia
Subregions: Asia (Central Asia, Far East, Maldives, North Asia, South Asia, West Asia), Caucasus (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Caucasus Mountains, Georgia, Transcaucasia), Europe (Alps, Atlantic Europe, Central Europe, East Europe, Malta, North Europe, South Europe, Southeast Europe, West Europe), Russia (Siberia, Ural)
Taxonomy for Isopoda (Sowbugs) in Eurasia
Class
Eurasia
Malacostraca (Latreille, 1802) (Malacostracans) - Systematics
 493 families, 3789 genera, 21021 species
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Subclass
Eurasia
Eumalacostraca (Grobben, 1892)
 483 families, 3687 genera, 20867 species
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Superorder
Eurasia
Peracarida (Calman, 1904)
 258 families, 1707 genera, 9345 species
Tree
Order
Eurasia
Isopoda (Latreille, 1817) (Sowbugs) - Systematics
 97 families, 889 genera, 5561 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
Eurasia
    Asellota (Latreille, 1802)
     26 families, 214 genera, 1224 species
Suborder
Eurasia
    Cymothoida (Wägele, 1989)
     24 families, 267 genera, 1105 species
Suborder
Eurasia
    Limnoriidea (Brandt & Poore, 2002)
     1 family, 2 genera, 22 species
Suborder
Eurasia
    Microcerberidea (Lang, 1961)
     1 family, 4 genera, 27 species
Suborder
Eurasia
    Oniscidea (Latreille, 1802) (Woodlice)
     22 families, 256 genera, 2528 species
Suborder
Eurasia
    Phreatoicidea (Stebbing, 1893)
     2 families, 3 genera, 4 species
Suborder
Eurasia
    Sphaeromatidea (Wägele, 1989)
     5 families, 56 genera, 245 species
Suborder
Eurasia
    Valvifera (Sars, 1882)
     8 families, 35 genera, 193 species

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Family overview for Isopoda (Sowbugs) in Eurasia
Acanthaspidiidae (Just, 2001) - 1 Species
Aegidae (White, 1850) - 69 Species
Agnaridae (Schmidt, 2003) - 1 Species
Alloniscidae (Schmidt, 2003) - 11 Species
Amphisopodidae (Nicholls, 1943) - 2 Species
Ancinidae (Tattersall, 1905) - 5 Species
Antarcturidae (Kussakin & Vasina, 1998) - 16 Species
Antheluridae (Kensley & Schotte, 2000) - 7 Species
Anthuridae (Wägele, 1982) - 73 Species
Anuropidae (Stebbing, 1893) - 3 Species
Archaeoniscidae (Haack, 1918) - 2 Species
Arcturidae (Dana, 1849) - 64 Species
Arcturididae (Poore, 2001) - 1 Species
Armadillidae (Brandt, 1831) - 190 Species
Armadillidiidae (Brandt, 1833) - 346 SpeciesRoly polies
Asconiscidae (Bonnier, 1900) - 1 Species
Asellidae (Latreille, 1802) - 270 SpeciesWater slaters
Austrarcturellidae (Poore & Bardsley, 1992) - 3 Species
Bathytropidae (Vandel, 1952) - 13 Species
Berytoniscidae (Vandel, 1973) - 1 Species
Bopyridae (Rafinesque, 1815) - 374 Species
Buddelundiellidae (G. O. Sars, 1899) - 18 Species
Cabiropidae (Giard & Bonnier, 1887) - 6 Species
Chaetiliidae (Dana, 1849) - 15 Species
Cirolanidae (Dana, 1852) - 155 SpeciesCave Isopods
Corallanidae (Nunomura, 2006) - 39 Species
Crinoniscidae (Bonnier, 1900) - 2 Species
Cryptoniscidae (Kossmann, 1880) - 14 Species
Cylisticidae (Verhoeff, 1949) - 70 Species
Cymothoidae (Leach, 1818) - 171 Species
Cyproniscidae (Giard & Bonnier, 1887) - 2 Species
Dajidae (Giard & Bonnier, 1887) - 19 Species
Dendrotiidae (Vanhöffen, 1914) - 7 Species
Desmosomatidae (Brix, 2006) - 49 Species
Echinocarididae (Clarke, 1900) - 2 Species
Entoniscidae (Kossmann, 1881) - 16 Species
Eubelidae (Taiti, Ferrara & Davolos, 2000) - 42 Species
Expanathuridae (Nunomura, 1984) - 11 Species
Gnathiidae (Leach, 1814) - 72 Species
Gnathostenetroididae (Kussakin, 1967) - 5 Species
Halophilosciidae (Verhoeff, 1908) - 13 Species
Haplomunnidae (Wilson, 1976) - 1 Species
Haploniscidae (Hansen, 1916) - 29 Species
Hemioniscidae (Bonnier, 1900) - 3 Species
Holognathidae (G. Thomson, 1904) - 9 Species
Hypsimetopidae (Nicholls, 1943) - 1 Species
Hyssuridae (Wägele, 1981) - 12 Species
Idoteidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 83 Species
Ischnomesidae (Hansen, 1916) - 60 Species
Janirellidae (Menzies, 1956) - 18 Species
Janiridae (Sars, 1897) - 67 Species
Joeropsididae (Nordenstam, 1933) - 12 Species
Katianiridae (Svavarsson, 1987) - 5 Species
Leptanthuridae (Poore, 2001) - 27 Species
Ligiidae (Leach, 1814) - 69 SpeciesRock Slaters
Limnoriidae (White, 1850) - 22 SpeciesGribble worm
Macrostylidae (Hansen, 1916) - 18 Species
Mesoniscidae (Verhoeff, 1908) - 11 Species
Mesosignidae (Schultz, 1969) - 3 Species
Microcerberidae (Karaman, 1933) - 27 Species
Microniscidae - 1 Species
Microparasellidae (Karaman, 1933) - 68 Species
Munnidae (Sars, 1897) - 33 Species
Munnopsidae (Lilljeborg, 1864) - 150 Species
Mysidae (Haworth, 1825) - 469 Species
Nannoniscidae (Hansen, 1916) - 26 Species
Olibrinidae (Vandel, 1973) - 9 Species
Oniscidae (Latreille, 1802) - 39 SpeciesSowbugs
Orithopsidae (Schweitzer, Feldmann, Fam, Hessin, Hetrick, Nyborg, 2003) - 2 Species
Palaeophreatoicidae (Birshtein, 1962) - 2 Species
Paramunnidae (Vanhöffen, 1914) - 22 Species
Paranthuridae (Menzies & Glynn, 1968) - 22 Species
Philosciidae (Kinahan, 1857) - 235 Species
Platyarthridae (Verhoeff, 1949) - 49 Species
Pleurocopidae (Fresi & Schiecke, 1972) - 2 Species
Podasconidae (Giard & Bonnier, 1895) - 1 Species
Porcellionidae (Brandt & Ratzeburg, 1831) - 436 Species
Protojaniridae (Fresi, Idato & Scipione, 1980) - 2 Species
Pseudidotheidae (Ohlin, 1901) - 2 Species
Santiidae (Wilson, 1987) - 2 Species
Scleropactidae (Verhoeff, 1938) - 32 Species
Scyphacidae (Dana, 1852) - 27 Species
Serolidae (Dana, 1852) - 9 Species
Spelaeoniscidae (Vandel, 1948) - 8 Species
Sphaeromatidae (Latreille, 1825) - 224 Species
Stenasellidae (Dudich, 1924) - 50 Species
Stenetriidae (Hansen, 1905) - 5 Species
Stenoniscidae (Budde-lund, 1904) - 6 Species
Styloniscidae (Vandel, 1952) - 21 Species
Tecticipitidae (Bruce, 1993) - 5 Species
Tendosphaeridae (Verhoeff, 1930) - 6 Species
Trachelipodidae (Strouhal, 1953) - 254 Species
Trichoniscidae (G. O. Sars, 1899) - 662 Species
Tridentellidae (Bruce, 1984) - 5 Species
Turanoniscidae (Borutzkii, 1969) - 1 Species
Tylidae (Dana, 1852) - 12 Species
96 Families with 5557 Species in Eurasia
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Species overview - Checklist for Isopoda in Eurasia without family allocation
Lironeca frontalis -> Elthusa frontalisInfo
Lironeca indica -> Norileca indicaInfo
Lironeca philippinensis -> Elthusa philippinensisInfo
Lironeca propinqua -> Elthusa propinquaInfo
Lironeca sacciger -> Elthusa saccigerInfo
Lironeca triangulata -> Norileca triangulataInfo
Lironeca vulgaris -> Elthusa vulgarisInfo
Reboursia ranvillensis (Guinot, Wilson & Schram, 2005)Info
Tole laciniata (Sars, 1872)Info
Trichopleon ramosum (Beddard, 1886)Info
10 Species in Isopoda for Eurasia listed without family allocation
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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