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Distribution path and Subregions of Libya (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - North Africa - Libya
Taxonomy for Isopoda (Sowbugs) in Libya
Class
Libya
Malacostraca (Latreille, 1802) (Malacostracans) - Systematics
 39 families, 55 genera, 78 species
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Subclass
Libya
Eumalacostraca (Grobben, 1892)
 39 families, 55 genera, 78 species
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Superorder
Libya
Peracarida (Calman, 1904)
 25 families, 35 genera, 53 species
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Order
Libya
Isopoda (Latreille, 1817) (Sowbugs) - Systematics
 16 families, 22 genera, 34 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
Libya
    Asellota (Latreille, 1802)
     3 families, 4 genera, 4 species
Suborder
Libya
    Cymothoida (Wägele, 1989)
     3 families, 4 genera, 4 species
Suborder
Libya
    Oniscidea (Latreille, 1802) (Woodlice)
     6 families, 8 genera, 18 species
Suborder
Libya
    Sphaeromatidea (Wägele, 1989)
     1 family, 3 genera, 4 species
Suborder
Libya
    Valvifera (Sars, 1882)
     1 family, 1 genus, 2 species

Family overview for Isopoda (Sowbugs) in Libya
Anthuridae (Wägele, 1982) - 2 Species
Armadillidae (Brandt, 1831) - 3 Species
Armadillidiidae (Brandt, 1833) - 1 SpeciesRoly polies
Asellidae (Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesWater slaters
Cirolanidae (Dana, 1852) - 1 SpeciesCave Isopods
Eubelidae (Taiti, Ferrara & Davolos, 2000) - 1 Species
Idoteidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 2 Species
Janiridae (Sars, 1897) - 1 Species
Leptanthuridae (Poore, 2001) - 1 Species
Munnopsidae (Lilljeborg, 1864) - 1 Species
Platyarthridae (Verhoeff, 1949) - 1 Species
Porcellionidae (Brandt & Ratzeburg, 1831) - 10 Species
Sphaeromatidae (Latreille, 1825) - 4 Species
Stenetriidae (Hansen, 1905) - 1 Species
Trachelipodidae (Strouhal, 1953) - 2 Species
Trichoniscidae (G. O. Sars, 1899) - 1 Species
16 Families with 34 Species in Libya


Species overview - Checklist for Isopoda in Libya
Amakusanthura libyana (Negoescu, 1980)Info
Androniscus dentiger africanus (Arcangeli, 1939)Info
Apanthuroides mediterranea (Negoescu, 1981)Info
Armadillidium klaptoczi (Arcangeli, 1924)Info
Armadillo confalonierii (Brian, 1932)Info
Armadillo montanus (Budde-lund, 1904)Info
Armadillo officinalis (Dumeril, 1816)Info
Asellus coxalis -> Proasellus coxalisInfo
Exosphaeroma pulchellum -> Lekanesphaera hookeriInfo
Hemilepistus klugii (Brandt, 1833)Info
Hemilepistus reaumuri (H. Milne-edwards, 1840)Info
Idotea balthica (Pallas, 1772)Info
Idotea baltica -> Idotea balthicaInfo
Ilyarachna antarctica (Vanhöffen, 1914)Info
Jaera marina (Fabricius, 1780)Info
Lekanesphaera hookeri (Leach, 1814)Info
Lekanesphaera monodi (Arcangeli, 1934)Info
Leptanthura muelleri (Negoescu, 1980)Info
Natatolana borealis (Lilljeborg, 1851)Info
Periscyphis libycus (Arcangeli, 1934)Info
Platyarthrus haplophthalmoides libicus (Arcangeli, 1932)Info
Porcellio albolimbatus (Arcangeli, 1924)Info
Porcellio carthaginensis (Silvestri, 1897)Info
Porcellio klaptoczi (Verhoeff, 1908)Info
Porcellio olivieri (Audouin, 1825)Info
Porcellio tigrinus (Colosi, 1921)Info
Porcellio tripolitanus (Arcangeli, 1924)Info
Porcellionides pruinosus ribauti (Verhoeff, 1918)Info
Proasellus coxalis (Dollfus, 1892)Info
Proporcellio gestroi (Brian, 1932)Info
Proporcellio quadriseriatus -> Proporcellio vulcaniusInfo
Proporcellio vulcanius (Verhoeff, 1908)Info
Sphaeroma serratum (Fabricius, 1787)Info
Stenetrium dagama (Barnard, 1920)Info
34 Species in Isopoda for Libya listed
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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