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Distribution path and Subregions of Jamaica (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - Caribbean - Caribbean islands - Antilles - Greater Antilles - Jamaica
Taxonomy for Isopoda (Sowbugs) in Jamaica
Class
Jamaica
Malacostraca (Latreille, 1802) (Malacostracans) - Systematics
 109 families, 239 genera, 442 species
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Subclass
Jamaica
Eumalacostraca (Grobben, 1892)
 109 families, 237 genera, 440 species
Tree
Superorder
Jamaica
Peracarida (Calman, 1904)
 37 families, 62 genera, 85 species
Tree
Order
Jamaica
Isopoda (Latreille, 1817) (Sowbugs) - Systematics
 25 families, 49 genera, 63 species
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Families155    worldwide
Genera1.803    worldwide
Species15.491    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
Jamaica
    Asellota (Latreille, 1802)
     3 families, 6 genera, 6 species
Suborder
Jamaica
    Cymothoida (Wägele, 1989)
     10 families, 21 genera, 27 species
Suborder
Jamaica
    Oniscidea (Latreille, 1802) (Woodlice)
     6 families, 11 genera, 17 species
Suborder
Jamaica
    Sphaeromatidea (Wägele, 1989)
     1 family, 5 genera, 7 species
Suborder
Jamaica
    Valvifera (Sars, 1882)
     3 families, 4 genera, 4 species

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Family overview for Isopoda (Sowbugs) in Jamaica
Aegidae (White, 1850) - 1 Species
Antarcturidae (Kussakin & Vasina, 1998) - 1 Species
Anthuridae (Wägele, 1982) - 2 Species
Armadillidae (Brandt, 1831) - 3 Species
Armadillidiidae (Brandt, 1833) - 4 SpeciesRoly polies
Austrarcturellidae (Poore & Bardsley, 1992) - 1 Species
Bopyridae (Rafinesque, 1815) - 5 Species
Cirolanidae (Dana, 1852) - 6 SpeciesCave Isopods
Corallanidae (Nunomura, 2006) - 2 Species
Cymothoidae (Leach, 1818) - 7 Species
Dendrotiidae (Vanhöffen, 1914) - 1 Species
Entoniscidae (Kossmann, 1881) - 1 Species
Holognathidae (G. Thomson, 1904) - 2 Species
Hyssuridae (Wägele, 1981) - 1 Species
Janirellidae (Menzies, 1956) - 1 Species
Leptanthuridae (Poore, 2001) - 1 Species
Ligiidae (Leach, 1814) - 2 SpeciesRock Slaters
Munnopsidae (Lilljeborg, 1864) - 1 Species
Mysidae (Haworth, 1825) - 4 Species
Paranthuridae (Menzies & Glynn, 1968) - 1 Species
Philosciidae (Kinahan, 1857) - 4 Species
Porcellionidae (Brandt & Ratzeburg, 1831) - 3 Species
Sphaeromatidae (Latreille, 1825) - 7 Species
Tylidae (Dana, 1852) - 1 Species
24 Families with 62 Species in Jamaica
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Species overview - Checklist for Isopoda in Jamaica
Species with ANext  
Acanthocope spinosissima (Menzies, 1956)Info
Acanthoniscus spiniger (Kinahan, 1859)Info
Achelion occidentalis (Hartnoll, 1966)Info
Aegathoa oculata (Say, 1818)Info
Albunione indecora (Markham, 1988)Info
Anilocra holocentri (Williams & Williams, 1981)Info
Anilocra laticauda (H. Milne Edwards, 1840)Info
Anilocra partiti (Williams & Williams, 1981)Info
Antarcturus annaoides (Menzies, 1956)Info
Antromysis peckorum (Bowman, 1977)Info
Arubolana parvioculata (Notenboom, 1984)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Bathynomus giganteus (A. Milne-edwards, 1879)Giant IsopodInfo
Benthana olfersii (Brandt, 1833)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Cirolana obtruncata -> Neocirolana obtruncataInfo
Cirolana parva (Hansen, 1890)Info
Cirolana pleocissa (Botosaneanu & Iliffe, 1997)Info
Cleantioides bruscai (Kensley, 1987)Info
Cubaris cinchonae (Van Name, 1936)Info
Cubaris jamaicensis -> Venezillo jamaicensisInfo
Curassanthura jamaicensis (Kensley, 1992)Info
Cyathura parapotamica -> Stygocyathura parapotamicaInfo
Cymothoa dufresni (Leach, 1818)Info
Cymothoa oestrum (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
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Dendrotion hanseni (Menzies, 1956)Info
Dolichiscus annaoides (Menzies, 1956)Info
Dynamenella codii -> Ischyromene codiiInfo
Dynamenella perforata (Moore, 1901)Info
Dynameniscus carinatus (Richardson, 1900)Info
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Excorallana quadricornis (Hansen, 1890)Info
Excorallana tricornis (Hansen, 1890)Info
Exosphaeroma crenulatum -> Dynamenella perforataInfo
Exosphaeroma diminutum (Menzies & Frankenberg, 1966)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Heteromysis actiniae (Clarke, 1955)Anemone mysidInfo
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Ischyromene codii (Nobili, 1906)Info
Species with JBack  Next  Top
Janirella caribbica (Menzies, 1956)Info
Species with KBack  Next  Top
Kupellonura imswe (Kensley, 1982)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Leidya bimini (Pearse, 1951)Info
Ligia baudiniana (Milne-edwards, 1840)Info
Ligia olfersii -> Benthana olfersiiInfo
Lironeca redmanii -> Livoneca redmaniiInfo
Livoneca redmanii (Leach, 1818)Info
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Metoponorthus pruinosus -> Porcellionides pruinosusInfo
Miratidotea bruscai -> Cleantioides bruscaiInfo
Mysidium columbiae (Zimmer, 1915)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Neoanthura coeca (Menzies, 1956)Info
Neocirolana obtruncata (Richardson, 1901)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Paracerceis caudata (Say, 1818)Info
Parathelges tumidipes (Markham, 1972)Info
Philoscia moneaguensis (Van Name, 1936)Info
Philoscia richmondi -> Portoricoscia richmondiInfo
Pleurocryptella fimbriata (Markham, 1974)Info
Porcellio laevis (Latreille, 1804)Smooth slaterInfo
Porcellionides pruinosus (Brandt, 1833)Delicate slaterInfo
Portoricoscia richmondi (Richardson, 1901)Info
Probopyrus insularis (Rom N-contreras & Bourdon, 2001)Info
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Rocinela signata (Schioedte & Meinert, 1879)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Siriella chierchiae (Coifmann, 1937)Info
Stygocyathura parapotamica (Botosaneanu & Stock, 1982)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tylos niveus (Budde-lund, 1885)Info
Species with VBack  Top
Venezillo booneae (Van Name, 1936)Info
Venezillo jamaicensis (Richardson, 1912)Info
Venezillo moneaguensis (Van Name, 1936)Info
Venezillo watsoni (Van Name, 1936)Info
63 Species in Isopoda for Jamaica 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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