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Distribution path and Subregions of Fossils (More Checklists)
Path: Fossils
Subregions: Cenozoic (Neogene, Paleogene, Quaternary), Mesozoic (Cretaceous, Jurassic, Triassic), Paleozoic (Devonian, Ordovician, Permian)
Taxonomy for Isopoda (Sowbugs) in Fossils
Class
Fossils
Malacostraca (Latreille, 1802) (Malacostracans) - Systematics
 236 families, 1277 genera, 4720 species
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Subclass
Fossils
Eumalacostraca (Grobben, 1892)
 224 families, 1244 genera, 4668 species
Tree
Superorder
Fossils
Peracarida (Calman, 1904)
 35 families, 50 genera, 72 species
Tree
Order
Fossils
Isopoda (Latreille, 1817) (Sowbugs) - Systematics
 21 families, 31 genera, 52 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
Fossils
    Asellota (Latreille, 1802)
     2 families, 7 genera, 12 species
Suborder
Fossils
    Cymothoida (Wägele, 1989)
     5 families, 8 genera, 19 species
Suborder
Fossils
    Oniscidea (Latreille, 1802) (Woodlice)
     5 families, 5 genera, 5 species
Suborder
Fossils
    Phreatoicidea (Stebbing, 1893)
     2 families, 3 genera, 4 species
Suborder
Fossils
    Sphaeromatidea (Wägele, 1989)
     5 families, 6 genera, 10 species
Suborder
Fossils
    Valvifera (Sars, 1882)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species

Family overview for Isopoda (Sowbugs) in Fossils
Amphisopodidae (Nicholls, 1943) - 2 Species
Archaeoniscidae (Haack, 1918) - 2 Species
Armadillidae (Brandt, 1831) - 1 Species
Bopyridae (Rafinesque, 1815) - 1 Species
Cirolanidae (Dana, 1852) - 5 SpeciesCave Isopods
Cymothoidae (Leach, 1818) - 1 Species
Echinocarididae (Clarke, 1900) - 8 Species
Gnathiidae (Leach, 1814) - 4 Species
Holognathidae (G. Thomson, 1904) - 1 Species
Mysidae (Haworth, 1825) - 2 Species
Oniscidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesSowbugs
Orithopsidae (Schweitzer, Feldmann, Fam, Hessin, Hetrick, Nyborg, 2003) - 10 Species
Palaeophreatoicidae (Birshtein, 1962) - 2 Species
Philosciidae (Kinahan, 1857) - 1 Species
Platyarthridae (Verhoeff, 1949) - 1 Species
Porcellionidae (Brandt & Ratzeburg, 1831) - 1 Species
Serolidae (Dana, 1852) - 2 Species
Sphaeromatidae (Latreille, 1825) - 2 Species
Udorellidae - 1 Species
Urdidae (Kunth, 1870) - 1 Species
20 Families with 49 Species in Fossils


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Species overview - Checklist for Isopoda in Fossils
Species with ANext  
Archaeoniscus aranguthyorum ()Info
Archaeoniscus edwardsii (J. O. Westwood, 1854)Info
Armadillo cassida (Budde-lund, 1908)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Bathygnathia tapinoma (Cohen & Poore, 1994)Info
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Caecognathia dolichoderus (Cohen & Poore, 1994)Info
Campecopea hirsuta (Montagu, 1804)Info
Carcinione platypleura (Bourdon, 1983)Info
Cherpiocarcinus rostratus (Marangon & De Angeli, 1997)Info
Cirolana makikihi (R. M. Feldmann, 2008)Info
Cleantis phryganea (Hale, 1924)Info
Cymothoa gerris (Schioedte & Meinert, 1884)Info
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Echinocaris multinodosa ()Info
Echinocaris multispinosis ()Info
Echinocaris ohioensis ()Info
Echinocaris pulchra ()Info
Echinocaris punctata ()Info
Echinocaris sloliensis ()Info
Echinocaris socialis ()Info
Echinocaris sublevis ()Info
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Gnathia camponotus (Cohen & Poore, 1994)Info
Gnathia iridomyrmex (Cohen & Poore, 1994)Info
Goniochele angulata (Bell, 1858)Info
Goniochele armata (M. J. Rathbun, 1918)Info
Goniochele madseni (Collins & Jakobsen, 2003)Info
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Marycarcinus hanna (Rathbun, 1926)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Oniscus convexus -> Cylisticus convexusInfo
Orithopsis bonneyi (Carter, 1872)Info
Orithopsis tricarinatus (Woodward, 1868)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Palaega huetteri ()Info
Palaega jurassica (Stolley, 1910)Info
Palaega kakatahi (R. M. Feldmann, 2006)Info
Palaega yamadai ()Info
Palaeocrangon problematicus (Schlotheim, 1820)Info
Palaeophreatoicus sojanensis (Birshtein, 1962)Info
Paradoxicarcinus nimonoides (Schweitzer & Al., 2003)Info
Philoscia muscorum (Scopoli, 1763)Common striped woodlouseSite
Platyarthrus acropyga (Chopra, 1924)Info
Porcellio notatus (C. Koch, 1854)Info
Protamphisopus baii (W. L. Fu, 2010)Info
Protamphisopus reichelti (E. Malzahn, 1962)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Serolina holia (Poore, 1987)Info
Serolina kawina (Poore, 1987)Info
Silvacarcinus laurae (Collins & Smith, 1992)Info
Silvacarcinus laurea (Collins & Smith, 1993)Info
Siriella antiqua (Secretan & Riou, 1986)Info
Siriella carinata (Secretan & Riou, 1986)Info
Sphaeroma catulloi ()Info
Species with UBack  Top
Udorella agassizi (A. Oppel, 1862)Info
Urda zelandica (Buckeridge & Johns, 1996)Info
52 Species in Isopoda for Fossils 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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