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Distribution path and Subregions of Iceland (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Europe - North Europe - Iceland
Taxonomy for Isopoda (Sowbugs) in Iceland
Class
Iceland
Malacostraca (Latreille, 1802) (Malacostracans) - Systematics
 89 families, 168 genera, 279 species
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Subclass
Iceland
Eumalacostraca (Grobben, 1892)
 88 families, 167 genera, 278 species
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Superorder
Iceland
Peracarida (Calman, 1904)
 64 families, 115 genera, 187 species
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Order
Iceland
Isopoda (Latreille, 1817) (Sowbugs) - Systematics
 23 families, 42 genera, 61 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
Iceland
    Asellota (Latreille, 1802)
     11 families, 27 genera, 40 species
Suborder
Iceland
    Cymothoida (Wägele, 1989)
     6 families, 8 genera, 10 species
Suborder
Iceland
    Oniscidea (Latreille, 1802) (Woodlice)
     3 families, 3 genera, 3 species
Suborder
Iceland
    Valvifera (Sars, 1882)
     2 families, 2 genera, 5 species

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Family overview for Isopoda (Sowbugs) in Iceland
Aegidae (White, 1850) - 3 Species
Anthuridae (Wägele, 1982) - 3 Species
Arcturidae (Dana, 1849) - 1 Species
Cirolanidae (Dana, 1852) - 1 SpeciesCave Isopods
Cymothoidae (Leach, 1818) - 1 Species
Dendrotiidae (Vanhöffen, 1914) - 1 Species
Desmosomatidae (Brix, 2006) - 3 Species
Gnathiidae (Leach, 1814) - 1 Species
Haploniscidae (Hansen, 1916) - 2 Species
Idoteidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 4 Species
Ischnomesidae (Hansen, 1916) - 8 Species
Janirellidae (Menzies, 1956) - 1 Species
Katianiridae (Svavarsson, 1987) - 1 Species
Leptanthuridae (Poore, 2001) - 1 Species
Ligiidae (Leach, 1814) - 1 SpeciesRock Slaters
Macrostylidae (Hansen, 1916) - 3 Species
Munnidae (Sars, 1897) - 1 Species
Munnopsidae (Lilljeborg, 1864) - 3 Species
Mysidae (Haworth, 1825) - 14 Species
Nannoniscidae (Hansen, 1916) - 4 Species
Paramunnidae (Vanhöffen, 1914) - 2 Species
Porcellionidae (Brandt & Ratzeburg, 1831) - 1 Species
Trichoniscidae (G. O. Sars, 1899) - 1 Species
23 Families with 61 Species in Iceland
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Species overview - Checklist for Isopoda in Iceland
Species with ANext  
Aega crenulata (Lutken, 1859)Info
Aega emarginata -> Aega psoraInfo
Aega psora (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Amblyops abbreviata (M. Sars, 1869)Info
Anilocra physodes (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Anthura brachiata -> Calathura brachiataInfo
Arcturus baffini (Sabine, 1824)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Boreomysis microps (G.o. Sars, 1883)Info
Boreomysis tridens (G.o. Sars, 1870)Info
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Caecognathia bicolor (Hansen, 1916)Info
Calathura brachiata (Stimpson, 1853)Info
Chauliodoniscus armadilloides (Hansen, 1916)Info
Cirolana dissimilis (Keable, 2001)Info
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Dendrotion paradoxum (Hansen, 1916)Info
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Eugerda fulcimandibulata (Hessler, 1970)Info
Eugerdella polita (Hansen, 1916)Info
Eurycope hanseni (Ohlin, 1901)Info
Eurycope inermis (Hansen, 1916)Info
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Gracilimesus angustus (Hansen, 1916)Info
Gracilimesus gorbunovi (Gurjanova, 1946)Info
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Haliophasma mjoelniri (Negoescu & Svavarsson, 1997)Info
Haplomesus angustus -> Gracilimesus angustusInfo
Haplomesus quadrispinosus (Sars, 1879)Info
Haploniscus aduncus (Lincoln, 1985)Info
Heteromesus dentatus (Hansen, 1916)Info
Heteromesus frigidus (Hansen, 1916)Info
Heteromesus schmidtii (Hansen, 1916)Info
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Idotea balthica (Pallas, 1772)Info
Idotea emarginata (Fabricius, 1793)Info
Idotea pelagica (Leach, 1815)Info
Idotea tricuspidata -> Idotea balthicaInfo
Ischnomesus norvegicus (Svavarsson, 1984)Info
Species with JBack  Next  Top
Janirella spongicola (Hansen, 1916)Info
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Katerythrops oceanae (Holt & Tattersall, 1905)Info
Katianira chelifera (Hansen, 1916)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Ligia oceanica (Linnaeus, 1767)Sea slaterInfo
Longithorax fuscus (Hansen, 1908)Info
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Macrostylis elongata (Hansen, 1916)Info
Macrostylis longipes (Hansen, 1916)Info
Macrostylis subinermis (Hansen, 1916)Info
Meterythrops picta -> Meterythrops pictusInfo
Meterythrops pictus (Holt & Tattersall, 1905)Info
Munna hanseni (Stappers, 1911)Info
Munnopsoides eximius (Hansen, 1916)Info
Mysideis insignis (Sars G.o., 1864)Info
Mysidopsis didelphys (Norman, 1863)Info
Mysis mixta (Lilljeborg, 1852)Info
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Nannoniscus affinis (Hansen, 1916)Info
Nannoniscus laticeps (Hansen, 1916)Info
Nannoniscus plebejus (Hansen, 1916)Info
Nannoniscus simplex (Hansen, 1916)Info
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Oecidiobranchus plebejum (Hansen, 1916)Info
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Parerythrops obesa (Sars G.o., 1864)Info
Pleurogonium intermedium (Hansen, 1916)Info
Pleurogonium pulchrum (Hansen, 1916)Info
Porcellio scaber (Latreille, 1804)Rough woodlouseSite
Pseudomma roseum (G.o. Sars, 1870)Info
Species with QBack  Next  Top
Quantanthura tyri (Negoescu & Svavarsson, 1997)Info
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Schistomysis kervillei (Sars G.o., 1885)Info
Schistomysis ornata (Sars G.o., 1864)Info
Species with TBack  Top
Trichoniscus pusillus (Brandt, 1833)Common pygmy woodlouseInfo
61 Species in Isopoda for Iceland 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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