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Distribution path and Subregions of Madagascar (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - East Africa - Indian Ocean islands - Madagascar
Taxonomy for Isopoda (Sowbugs) in Madagascar
Class
Madagascar
Malacostraca (Latreille, 1802) (Malacostracans) - Systematics
 202 families, 648 genera, 1371 species
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Subclass
Madagascar
Eumalacostraca (Grobben, 1892)
 201 families, 644 genera, 1367 species
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Superorder
Madagascar
Peracarida (Calman, 1904)
 79 families, 165 genera, 262 species
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Order
Madagascar
Isopoda (Latreille, 1817) (Sowbugs) - Systematics
 38 families, 101 genera, 152 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
Madagascar
    Asellota (Latreille, 1802)
     6 families, 7 genera, 10 species
Suborder
Madagascar
    Cymothoida (Wägele, 1989)
     12 families, 45 genera, 63 species
Suborder
Madagascar
    Limnoriidea (Brandt & Poore, 2002)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species
Suborder
Madagascar
    Microcerberidea (Lang, 1961)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species
Suborder
Madagascar
    Oniscidea (Latreille, 1802) (Woodlice)
     12 families, 32 genera, 57 species
Suborder
Madagascar
    Sphaeromatidea (Wägele, 1989)
     2 families, 11 genera, 14 species
Suborder
Madagascar
    Valvifera (Sars, 1882)
     2 families, 3 genera, 5 species

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Family overview for Isopoda (Sowbugs) in Madagascar
Aegidae (White, 1850) - 3 Species
Alloniscidae (Schmidt, 2003) - 3 Species
Antheluridae (Kensley & Schotte, 2000) - 1 Species
Anthuridae (Wägele, 1982) - 3 Species
Armadillidae (Brandt, 1831) - 22 Species
Armadillidiidae (Brandt, 1833) - 1 SpeciesRoly polies
Bopyridae (Rafinesque, 1815) - 19 Species
Cirolanidae (Dana, 1852) - 10 SpeciesCave Isopods
Corallanidae (Nunomura, 2006) - 5 Species
Cymothoidae (Leach, 1818) - 10 Species
Eubelidae (Taiti, Ferrara & Davolos, 2000) - 1 Species
Expanathuridae (Nunomura, 1984) - 5 Species
Gnathiidae (Leach, 1814) - 3 Species
Haploniscidae (Hansen, 1916) - 1 Species
Holognathidae (G. Thomson, 1904) - 1 Species
Hyssuridae (Wägele, 1981) - 1 Species
Idoteidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 4 Species
Joeropsididae (Nordenstam, 1933) - 2 Species
Leptanthuridae (Poore, 2001) - 2 Species
Ligiidae (Leach, 1814) - 2 SpeciesRock Slaters
Limnoriidae (White, 1850) - 1 SpeciesGribble worm
Microcerberidae (Karaman, 1933) - 1 Species
Microparasellidae (Karaman, 1933) - 2 Species
Mysidae (Haworth, 1825) - 2 Species
Olibrinidae (Vandel, 1973) - 1 Species
Oniscidae (Latreille, 1802) - 4 SpeciesSowbugs
Paranthuridae (Menzies & Glynn, 1968) - 1 Species
Philosciidae (Kinahan, 1857) - 10 Species
Platyarthridae (Verhoeff, 1949) - 1 Species
Porcellionidae (Brandt & Ratzeburg, 1831) - 3 Species
Pseudojaniridae (Wilson, 1986) - 2 Species
Scleropactidae (Verhoeff, 1938) - 5 Species
Serolidae (Dana, 1852) - 1 Species
Sphaeromatidae (Latreille, 1825) - 13 Species
Stenetriidae (Hansen, 1905) - 1 Species
Styloniscidae (Vandel, 1952) - 3 Species
Trachelipodidae (Strouhal, 1953) - 2 Species
Tylidae (Dana, 1852) - 1 Species
38 Families with 153 Species in Madagascar
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Species overview - Checklist for Isopoda in Madagascar
Species with ANext  
Accalathura sladeni (Stebbing, 1910)Info
Aega chelipous (Barnard, 1960)Info
Aega dollfusi (Monod, 1933)Info
Agnara madagascariensis (Budde-lund, 1885)Info
Akermania sylvatica (Barnard, 1958)Info
Alloniscus nacreus (Collinge, 1922)Info
Alloniscus pallidulus (Budde-lund, 1885)Info
Alloniscus pigmentatus (Budde-lund, 1885)Info
Ambounia suarezii (Dollfus, 1895)Info
Angeliera phreaticola (Chappuis & Delamare, 1952)Info
Angeliera phreaticola phreaticola (Chappuis & Delamare, 1952)Info
Anilocra dimidiata (Bleeker, 1857)Info
Anilocra monoma (Bowman & Tareen, 1983)Info
Anisomysis vasseuri (Ledoyer, 1974)Info
Ankaratridium caecum (Paulian De Felice, 1950)Info
Anopsilana pustulosa (Hale, 1925)Info
Antennuloniscus quadratus (Menzies & Schultz, 1968)Info
Anthomuda hapla (Kensley, 1980)Info
Apanthura sandalensis (Stebbing, 1900)Info
Aphiloscia annulicornis (Budde-lund, 1908)Info
Aphiloscia bipunctata (Ferrara, Paoli & Taiti, 1994)Info
Aphiloscia fusca (Ferrara, Paoli & Taiti, 1994)Info
Aphiloscia madagascarensis (Ferrara, Paoli & Taiti, 1994)Info
Aporobopyrina lamellata (Shiino, 1934)Info
Argathona macronema (Bleeker, 1857)Info
Argathona rhinoceros (Bleeker, 1857)Info
Armadillo ankaratrae (Barnard, 1958)Info
Armadillo carinatus -> Bethalus carinatusInfo
Armadillo cassida (Budde-lund, 1908)Info
Armadillo euthele (Barnard, 1958)Info
Armadillo mucidus -> Barnardillo mucidusInfo
Asymmetrione nossibensis (Bourdon, 1976)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Barnardillo mucidus (Budde-lund, 1885)Info
Bathynomus crosnieri (Lowry & Dempsey, 2006)Info
Bethalus bipunctatus (Barnard, 1958)Info
Bethalus carinatus (Budde-lund, 1904)Info
Bethalus simplex (Dollfus, 1895)Info
Bopyrione synalphei (Bourdon & Markham, 1980)Info
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Calmanesia erinaceus (Barnard, 1958)Info
Calmanesia lonchotes (Barnard, 1960)Info
Calmanesia methueni (Collinge, 1922)Info
Cassidinidea quadricarinata (Pillai, 1954)Info
Ceratothoa guttata (Richardson, 1910)Info
Cilicaea latreillei (Leach, 1818)Info
Cirolana poissoni (Paulian & Delamare Deboutteville, 1956)Info
Cirolana pustulosa -> Anopsilana pustulosaInfo
Cirolana undata (Schotte & Kensley, 2005)Info
Cirolana venusticauda (Stebbing, 1902)Info
Cleantioides natalensis (Barnard, 1925)Info
Colanthura pigmentata (Kensley, 1980)Info
Corallana africana (Barnard, 1914)Info
Coxicerberus pauliani (Chappuis & Delamare-deboutteville, 1956)Info
Cyathura rudloei (Kensley, 1980)Info
Cymodoce mammifera (Haswell, 1881)Info
Cymodocella pustulata (Barnard, 1914)Info
Cymothoa borbonica (Schioedte & Meinert, 1884)Info
Cymothoa selari (Avdeev, 1978)Info
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Diacara alluaudi (Dollfus, 1895)Info
Diacara elegans (Dollfus, 1895)Info
Diacara guttata (Dollfus, 1895)Info
Diacara tigris (Dollfus, 1895)Info
Didima humilis (Budde-lund, 1908)Info
Didima humilis albicornis (Barnard, 1959)Ashy ClubtailInfo
Didima humilis humilis (Budde-lund, 1908)Diminutive ClubtailInfo
Dynamenella dioxus (Barnard, 1914)Info
Dynamenella remex (Schotte & Kensley, 2005)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Eisothistos anomala (Kensley, 1980)Info
Elaphognathia ramosa (Kensley, Schotte & Poore, 2009)Info
Entophilus omnitectus (Richardson, 1903)Info
Epipenaeon georgei (Devi, 1982)Info
Euchaetomera intermedia (Nouvel, 1942)Info
Excirolana natalensis (Vanhoeffen, 1914)Info
Excirolana orientalis (Dana, 1853)Info
Expanathura amstelodami (Kensley, 1976)Info
Expanathura macronesia (Kensley, 1980)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Gnathia nkulu (Smit & Van As, 2000)Info
Gnathia somalia (Kensley, Schotte & Poore., 2009)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hansenium expansum (Kensley & Schotte, 2002)Info
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Idotea metallica -> Idotea ostroumoviInfo
Idotea ostroumovi (Sowinsky, 1895)Info
Idotea rugosa (Milne Edwards, 1840)Info
Indoniscus albidus (Vandel, 1952)Info
Indoniscus vandeli (Barnard, 1959)Info
Ione tubulata (Bourdon, 1976)Info
Species with JBack  Next  Top
Joeropsis hamatilis (Kensley & Schotte, 2002)Info
Joeropsis waltervadi (Kensley, 1975)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lanocira anasicula (Jones, 1982)Info
Lanocira gardineri (Stebbing, 1904)Info
Leptanthura laevigata (Stimpson, 1855)Info
Ligia exotica (Roux, 1828)Wharf roachInfo
Ligia ferrarai (Kersmaekers & Verstraeten, 1990)Info
Limnoria segnoides (Menzies, 1957)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Madoniscus termitis (Paulian De Felice, 1950)Info
Mesanthura protei (Kensley, 1980)Info
Metacirolana fishelsoni (Bruce & Jones, 1978)Info
Metoponorthus pruinosus -> Porcellionides pruinosusInfo
Minicopenaeon apertum (Bourdon, 1979)Info
Minicopenaeon crosnieri (Bourdon, 1979)Info
Mothocya renardi (Bleeker, 1857)Info
Myopiarolis apheles (Schotte, 1992)Info
Myrmecodillo fenerivei (Barnard, 1958)Info
Myrmecodillo otion (Barnard, 1958)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nagurus nanus (Budde-lund, 1908)Info
Natatolana natalensis (Barnard, 1940)Info
Neohyssura gladia (Kensley & Schotte, 2000)Info
Nerocila arres (Bowman & Tareen, 1983)Info
Nerocila monodi (Hale, 1940)Info
Nerocila orbignyi (Guérin-méneville, 1832)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Olibrinus roseus (Roman, 1977)Info
Orbione halipori (Nierstrasz & Brender à Brandis, 1923)Info
Orbione thielemanni (Nierstrasz & Brender à Brandis, 1931)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Panathura amstelodami -> Expanathura amstelodamiInfo
Panathura macronesia -> Expanathura macronesiaInfo
Parabopyrella tanyensis (Bourdon, 1979)Info
Paracassidinopsis perlata (Roman, 1974)Info
Paracilicaea mossambica (Barnard, 1914)Info
Paracilicaea mossambicus (Barnard, 1914)Info
Paracilicaea teretron (Barnard, 1955)Info
Paraleptosphaeroma indica (Mueller, 1990)Info
Parapenaeon coarctatum coarctatum (Bourdon, 1981)Info
Parapenaeon japonica (Thielemann, 1910)Info
Parapleurocrypta digitata (Bourdon, 1976)Info
Perinetia reducta (Barnard, 1959)Info
Periscyphops praeconius (Budde-lund, 1908)Info
Pleurocryptella crassandra (Bourdon, 1976)Info
Porcellionides pruinosus (Brandt, 1833)Delicate slaterInfo
Probopyrinella heardi (Adkison, 1984)Info
Pseudione andamanicae (Bourdon, 1976)Info
Pseudione itsindrae (Bourdon, 1976)Info
Pseudodiploexochus madagascariensis (Ferrara & Taiti, 1978)Info
Pseudodiploexochus silvavagans (Barnard, 1958)Info
Pseudojanira meganesus (Kensley & Schotte, 2002)Info
Pseudojanira stenetrioides (Barnard, 1925)Info
Pseudolaureola hystrix (Barnard, 1958)Info
Pyrgoniscus luteus (Budde-lund, 1904)Info
Pyrgoniscus petiti (Monod, 1935)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rhopalione incerta (Bonnier, 1900)Info
Rocinela orientalis (Schioedte & Meinert, 1879)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Sphaeroma serratum (Fabricius, 1787)Info
Spherillo parvus -> Venezillo parvusInfo
Suarezia differens (Barnard, 1959)Info
Suarezia heterodoxa (Dollfus, 1895)Info
Sunniva mystica (Budde-lund, 1904)Info
Synarmadillo madagascariensis (Dollfus, 1895)Info
Synidotea variegata (Collinge, 1917)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Trichorhina albida (Budde-lund, 1908)Info
Tura testacea (Budde-lund, 1908)Info
Tylos ochri (Roman, 1977)Info
Species with UBack  Next  Top
Uluguroscia inflata (Ferrara & Taiti, 1985)Info
Uluguroscia madagascariensis (Ferrara & Taiti, 1985)Info
Species with VBack  Next  Top
Venezillo parvus (Budde-lund, 1885)Info
Species with XBack  Top
Xynosphaera colemani (Bruce, 1994)Info
152 Species in Isopoda for Madagascar 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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