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Distribution path and Subregions of Ireland (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Europe - North Europe - British Isles - Ireland
Taxonomy for Isopoda (Sowbugs) in Ireland
Class
Ireland
Malacostraca (Latreille, 1802) (Malacostracans) - Systematics
 170 families, 456 genera, 1004 species
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Subclass
Ireland
Eumalacostraca (Grobben, 1892)
 169 families, 449 genera, 995 species
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Superorder
Ireland
Peracarida (Calman, 1904)
 114 families, 326 genera, 721 species
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Order
Ireland
Isopoda (Latreille, 1817) (Sowbugs) - Systematics
 35 families, 122 genera, 225 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
Ireland
    Asellota (Latreille, 1802)
     9 families, 54 genera, 101 species
Suborder
Ireland
    Cymothoida (Wägele, 1989)
     11 families, 29 genera, 46 species
Suborder
Ireland
    Limnoriidea (Brandt & Poore, 2002)
     1 family, 1 genus, 2 species
Suborder
Ireland
    Oniscidea (Latreille, 1802) (Woodlice)
     9 families, 18 genera, 35 species
Suborder
Ireland
    Sphaeromatidea (Wägele, 1989)
     2 families, 6 genera, 11 species
Suborder
Ireland
    Valvifera (Sars, 1882)
     2 families, 3 genera, 12 species

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Family overview for Isopoda (Sowbugs) in Ireland
Aegidae (White, 1850) - 1 Species
Ancinidae (Tattersall, 1905) - 1 Species
Anthuridae (Wägele, 1982) - 2 Species
Arcturidae (Dana, 1849) - 2 Species
Armadillidiidae (Brandt, 1833) - 5 SpeciesRoly polies
Asellidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesWater slaters
Bopyridae (Rafinesque, 1815) - 16 Species
Cabiropidae (Giard & Bonnier, 1887) - 2 Species
Cirolanidae (Dana, 1852) - 9 SpeciesCave Isopods
Cryptoniscidae (Kossmann, 1880) - 1 Species
Cylisticidae (Verhoeff, 1949) - 1 Species
Dajidae (Giard & Bonnier, 1887) - 1 Species
Dendrotiidae (Vanhöffen, 1914) - 1 Species
Gnathiidae (Leach, 1814) - 7 Species
Halophilosciidae (Verhoeff, 1908) - 1 Species
Haploniscidae (Hansen, 1916) - 5 Species
Hemioniscidae (Bonnier, 1900) -> Cryptoniscidae - 1 Species
Idoteidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 10 Species
Ischnomesidae (Hansen, 1916) - 1 Species
Janiridae (Sars, 1897) - 7 Species
Leptanthuridae (Poore, 2001) - 5 Species
Ligiidae (Leach, 1814) - 1 SpeciesRock Slaters
Limnoriidae (White, 1850) - 2 SpeciesGribble worm
Microparasellidae (Karaman, 1933) - 1 Species
Munnidae (Sars, 1897) - 5 Species
Munnopsidae (Lilljeborg, 1864) - 18 Species
Mysidae (Haworth, 1825) - 76 Species
Oniscidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesSowbugs
Paramunnidae (Vanhöffen, 1914) - 3 Species
Paranthuridae (Menzies & Glynn, 1968) - 1 Species
Philosciidae (Kinahan, 1857) - 2 Species
Platyarthridae (Verhoeff, 1949) - 1 Species
Porcellionidae (Brandt & Ratzeburg, 1831) - 9 Species
Sphaeromatidae (Latreille, 1825) - 10 Species
Trichoniscidae (G. O. Sars, 1899) - 14 Species
35 Families with 225 Species in Ireland
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Species overview - Checklist for Isopoda in Ireland
Species with ANext  
Acaeroplastes melanurus (Budde-lund, 1879)Info
Acanthomysis longicornis (Milne-edwards, 1837)Info
Amblyops abbreviata (M. Sars, 1869)Info
Amuletta abyssorum (Richardson, 1911)Info
Anchialina agilis (Sars G.o., 1877)Info
Ancyroniscus bonnieri (Caullery & Mesnil, 1919)Info
Androniscus dentiger (Verhoeff, 1908)Pink woodlouseInfo
Anisarthrus pelseneeri (Giard, 1907)Info
Arcturella dilatata (Sars, 1883)Info
Armadillidium album (Dollfus, 1887)Info
Armadillidium nasatum (Budde-lund, 1885)Info
Armadillidium pulchellum (Zenker, 1799)Info
Asellus aquaticus (Linnaeus, 1758)WaterlouseInfo
Aspidophryxus peltatus (G.o. Sars, 1883)Info
Astacilla longicornis (Sowerby, 1806)Info
Athelges paguri (Rathke, 1843)Info
Athelges tenuicaudis (G. O. Sars, 1898)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Bathybadistes spinosissima (Hansen, 1916)Info
Bathycopea typhlops (Tattersall, 1905)Info
Bellibos buzwilsoni (Haugsness & Hessler, 1979)Info
Belonectes parvus (Bonnier, 1896)Info
Birsteiniamysis inermis (Willemoes-suhm, 1874)Info
Bopyrina ocellata (Czerniavsky, 1868)Info
Bopyroides cluthae (Scott, 1902)Info
Bopyrus squillarum (Latreille, 1802)Info
Boreomysis arctica (Krøyer, 1861)Info
Boreomysis atlantica (Nouvel, 1942)Info
Boreomysis bispinosa (O. Tattersall, 1955)Info
Boreomysis incisa (Nouvel, 1942)Info
Boreomysis inermis -> Birsteiniamysis inermisInfo
Boreomysis megalops (G.o. Sars, 1872)Info
Boreomysis microps (G.o. Sars, 1883)Info
Boreomysis scyphops -> Birsteiniamysis inermisInfo
Boreomysis tridens (G.o. Sars, 1870)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Caecognathia schistifrons (Stebbing, 1912)Info
Calathura brachiata (Stimpson, 1853)Info
Campecopea hirsuta (Montagu, 1804)Info
Chunomysis diadema (Holt & Tattersall, 1905)Info
Cirolana borealis -> Natatolana borealisInfo
Cirolana cranchi (Leach, 1818)Info
Cirolana gallica -> Natatolana gallicaInfo
Cirolana hanseni -> Metacirolana hanseniInfo
Clypeoniscus hanseni (Giard & Bonnier, 1895)Info
Conilera cylindracea (Montagu, 1804)Info
Cyathura carinata (Krøyer, 1847)Info
Cylisticus convexus (De Geer, 1778)Curly WoodlouseInfo
Cymodoce granulata (Miers, 1876)Info
Cymodoce truncata (Leach, 1814)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dactylamblyops atlanticus (Murano & Mauchline, 1999)Info
Dactylerythrops dactylops (Holt & Tattersall, 1905)Info
Dactylerythrops gracilura -> Teratamblyops graciluraInfo
Dasymysis longicornis -> Acanthomysis longicornisInfo
Dendromunna compsa (Lincoln & Boxshall, 1983)Info
Disconectes latirostris (Sars, 1882)Info
Dynamene bidentata (Adams, 1800)Info
Dynamene bidentatus -> Dynamene bidentataInfo
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Eluma caelatum (Miers, 1877)Info
Eluma purpurascens -> Eluma caelatumInfo
Erythrops elegans (Sars G.o., 1863)Info
Erythrops serrata (Sars G.o., 1863)Info
Euchaetomera fowleri -> Euchaetomera tenuisInfo
Euchaetomera tenuis (G.o. Sars, 1883)Info
Euchaetomera typica (G.o. Sars, 1883)Info
Eurycope centobi (Wilson, 1982)Info
Eurycope iphthima (Wilson, 1981)Info
Eurycope juvenalis (Wilson, 1982)Info
Eurycope latirostris -> Disconectes latirostrisInfo
Eurycope megalura -> Tytthocope megaluraInfo
Eurycope producta (G.o.sars, 1868)Info
Eurycope sandersi (Wilson, 1982)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Gastrosaccus normani -> Haplostylus normaniInfo
Gastrosaccus sanctus (Van Beneden, 1861)Info
Gastrosaccus spinifer (Goës, 1864)Info
Gnathia dentata (G. O. Sars, 1872)Info
Gnathia fallax (Monod, 1926)Info
Gnathia maxillaris (Montagu, 1804)Info
Gnathia oxyuraea (Lilljeborg, 1855)Info
Gnathia vorax (Lucas, 1849)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Halophiloscia couchii (Kinahan, 1858)Info
Haploniscus ampliatus (Lincoln, 1985)Info
Haploniscus angustus (Lincoln, 1985)Info
Haploniscus foresti (Chardy, 1974)Info
Haploniscus hamatus (Lincoln, 1985)Info
Haploniscus ingolfi (Wolff, 1962)Info
Haplophthalmus danicus (Budde-lund, 1879)Terrestrial Cave IsopodInfo
Haplophthalmus mengii (Zaddach, 1844)Info
Haplostylus normani (Sars G.o., 1877)Info
Hemiarthrus abdominalis (Krøyer, 1840)Info
Hemimysis anomala (G.o. Sars, 1907)Bloody-red shrimpInfo
Hemimysis lamornae (Couch, 1856)Info
Hemioniscus balani (Buchholtz, 1866)Info
Heteromesus inaffectus (Cunha & Wilson, 2006)Info
Heteromysis formosa (S. I. Smith, 1873)Info
Hyperamblyops atlanticus (Murano & Mauchline, 1999)Info
Hypererythrops serriventer (Holt & Tattersall, 1905)Info
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Ianiropsis breviremis (Sars, 1883)Info
Idotea balthica (Pallas, 1772)Info
Idotea baltica -> Idotea balthicaInfo
Idotea chelipes (Pallas, 1766)Info
Idotea emarginata (Fabricius, 1793)Info
Idotea granulosa (Rathke, 1843)Info
Idotea linearis (Linnaeus, 1766)Info
Idotea metallica -> Idotea ostroumoviInfo
Idotea neglecta (Sars, 1897)Info
Idotea ostroumovi (Sowinsky, 1895)Info
Idotea pelagica (Leach, 1815)Info
Ilyarachna spinosissima -> Bathybadistes spinosissimaInfo
Ilyarachna triangulata (Menzies, 1962)Info
Ione thoracica (Montagu, 1808)Info
Species with JBack  Next  Top
Jaera albifrons (Leach, 1814)Info
Jaera forsmani (Bocquet, 1950)Info
Jaera marina (Fabricius, 1780)Info
Jaera nordmanni (Rathke, 1837)Info
Janira maculosa (Leach, 1814)Info
Species with KBack  Next  Top
Katerythrops oceanae (Holt & Tattersall, 1905)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lekanesphaera hookeri (Leach, 1814)Info
Lekanesphaera levii (Argano & Ponticelli, 1981)Info
Lekanesphaera rugicauda (Leach, 1814)Info
Leptanthura affinis (Bonnier, 1896)Info
Leptanthura chardyi (Negoescu, 1992)Info
Leptanthura tenuis (Sars, 1873)Info
Leptanthura truncata (Richardson, 1901)Info
Leptomysis gracilis (Sars G.o., 1864)Info
Leptomysis lingvura (Sars G.o., 1866)Info
Leptomysis mediterranea (G.o. Sars, 1877)Info
Ligia oceanica (Linnaeus, 1767)Sea slaterInfo
Limnoria lignorum (Rathke, 1799)GribbleInfo
Limnoria quadripunctata (Holthuis, 1949)Quadripunctate gribbleInfo
Lipomera lamellata (Tattersall, 1905)Info
Liriopsis pygmaea (Rathke, 1843)Info
Longithorax fuscus (Hansen, 1908)Info
Longithorax megalops (Murano & Mauchline, 1999)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Macromysis inermis -> Praunus flexuosusInfo
Malacanthura truncata (Hansen, 1916)Info
Mesopodopsis slabberi (Van Beneden, 1861)Info
Metacirolana hanseni (Bonnier, 1896)Info
Metamblyops oculata (W. Tattersall, 1907)Info
Meterythrops picta -> Meterythrops pictusInfo
Meterythrops pictus (Holt & Tattersall, 1905)Info
Metoponorthus pruinosus -> Porcellionides pruinosusInfo
Michthyops parva (Vanhöffen, 1897)Info
Microcharon harrisi (Spooner, 1959)Info
Microjaera anisopoda (Bocquet & Levi, 1955)Info
Miktoniscus patiencei (Vandel, 1946)Info
Mimocopelates longipes (Wilson, 1989)Info
Munna armoricana (Carton, 1962)Info
Munna kroyeri (Goodsir, 1842)Info
Munna limicola (Sars, 1866)Info
Munna minuta -> Uromunna petitiInfo
Mysideis insignis (Sars G.o., 1864)Info
Mysidella typica (G.o. Sars, 1872)Info
Mysidetes farrani (Holt & Tattersall, 1905)Info
Mysidopsis angusta (G.o. Sars, 1864)Info
Mysidopsis didelphys (Norman, 1863)Info
Mysidopsis gibbosa (G.o. Sars, 1864)Info
Mysidopsis hibernica -> Mysideis insignisInfo
Mysis flexuosa -> Praunus flexuosusInfo
Mysis ornata -> Schistomysis ornataInfo
Mysis relicta (Lovén, 1862)An Opossum ShrimpInfo
Mysis salemaai (Audzijonyte & Vainola, 2005)Info
Mysis vulgaris -> Neomysis integerInfo
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Natatolana borealis (Lilljeborg, 1851)Info
Natatolana caeca (Dollfus, 1903)Info
Natatolana gallica (Hansen, 1905)Info
Neomysis integer (Leach, 1814)Info
Neomysis vulgaris -> Neomysis integerInfo
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Oniscus asellus (Linnaeus, 1758)Common woodlouseSite
Oritoniscus flavus (Budde-lund, 1906)Info
Oritoniscus flavus flavus (Budde-lund, 1906)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Paragnathia formica (Hesse, 1864)Info
Paramblyops rostrata -> Paramblyops rostratusInfo
Paramblyops rostratus (Holt & Tattersall, 1905)Info
Paramunna bilobata (Sars, 1866)Info
Paramysis arenosa (Sars G.o., 1877)Info
Parapseudomma calloplura (Holt & Tattersall, 1905)Info
Parerythrops obesa (Sars G.o., 1864)Info
Philoscia couchii -> Halophiloscia couchiiInfo
Philoscia muscorum (Scopoli, 1763)Common striped woodlouseSite
Platyarthrus hoffmannseggii (Brandt, 1833)Ant woodlouseInfo
Pleurocrypta galateae (Hesse, 1865)Info
Pleurocrypta hendersoni -> Pleurocrypta galateaeInfo
Pleurocrypta longibranchiata (Bate & Westwood, 1868)Info
Pleurocrypta microbranchiata (G. O. Sars, 1898)Info
Pleurogonium inerme (Sars, 1883)Info
Pleurogonium rubicundum (G.o. Sars, 1864)Info
Porcellio dilatatus (Brandt, 1833)Info
Porcellio laevis (Latreille, 1804)Smooth slaterInfo
Porcellio pictus (Brandt, 1833)Info
Porcellio scaber (Latreille, 1804)Rough woodlouseSite
Porcellio spinicornis (Say, 1818)Info
Porcellionides cingendus (Kinahan, 1857)Info
Porcellionides pruinosus (Brandt, 1833)Delicate slaterInfo
Praunus flexuosus (Müller, 1776)Chameleon shrimpInfo
Praunus inermis (Rathke, 1843)Info
Praunus neglectus (Sars G.o., 1869)Info
Proasellus meridianus (Racovitza, 1919)One-spotted waterlouseInfo
Progebiophilus euxinicus (Popov, 1929)Info
Pseudanthura lateralis (Richardson, 1911)Info
Pseudarachna hirsuta (G.o.sars, 1864)Info
Pseudione affinis (Sars, 1882)Info
Pseudione hyndmanni (Bate & Westwood, 1868)Info
Pseudomma affine (G.o. Sars, 1870)Info
Pseudomma calloplura -> Parapseudomma callopluraInfo
Pseudomma kempi (Holt & Tattersall, 1905)Info
Pseudomma nanum (Holt & Tattersall, 1906)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rocinela danmoniensis (Leach, 1818)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Schistomysis ornata (Sars G.o., 1864)Info
Schistomysis spiritus (Norman, 1860)Info
Scyracepon tuberculosa (Tattersall, 1905)Info
Siriella armata (Milne-edwards, 1837)Info
Siriella clausi (G.o. Sars, 1877)Info
Siriella clausii -> Siriella clausiInfo
Sphaeroma rugicauda -> Lekanesphaera rugicaudaInfo
Sphaeroma serratum (Fabricius, 1787)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Teratamblyops gracilura (W. Tattersall, 1907)Info
Trichoniscoides albidus (Budde-lund, 1879)Info
Trichoniscoides saeroeensis (Lohmander, 1924)Info
Trichoniscoides sarsi (Patience, 1908)Info
Trichoniscus provisorius (Racovitza, 1908)Info
Trichoniscus pusillus (Brandt, 1833)Common pygmy woodlouseInfo
Trichoniscus pusillus provisorius -> Trichoniscus provisoriusInfo
Trichoniscus pygmaeus (G. O. Sars, 1899)Info
Trichoniscus vandelius (Collinge, 1946)Info
Tytthocope megalura (Sars, 1872)Info
Species with UBack  Top
Uromunna petiti (Amar, 1948)Info
225 Species in Isopoda for Ireland 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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