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Distribution path and Subregions of Mediterranean Sea (More Checklists)
Path: World Oceans - Atlantic Ocean - Mediterranean Sea
Subregions: Ionian sea
Taxonomy for Isopoda (Sowbugs) in Mediterranean Sea
Class
Mediterranean Sea
Malacostraca (Latreille, 1802) (Malacostracans) - Systematics
 116 families, 241 genera, 460 species
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Subclass
Mediterranean Sea
Eumalacostraca (Grobben, 1892)
 115 families, 240 genera, 459 species
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Superorder
Mediterranean Sea
Peracarida (Calman, 1904)
 58 families, 128 genera, 265 species
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Order
Mediterranean Sea
Isopoda (Latreille, 1817) (Sowbugs) - Systematics
 34 families, 70 genera, 130 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
Mediterranean Sea
    Asellota (Latreille, 1802)
     12 families, 22 genera, 30 species
Suborder
Mediterranean Sea
    Cymothoida (Wägele, 1989)
     12 families, 28 genera, 53 species
Suborder
Mediterranean Sea
    Limnoriidea (Brandt & Poore, 2002)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species
Suborder
Mediterranean Sea
    Microcerberidea (Lang, 1961)
     1 family, 2 genera, 4 species
Suborder
Mediterranean Sea
    Oniscidea (Latreille, 1802) (Woodlice)
     3 families, 4 genera, 5 species
Suborder
Mediterranean Sea
    Sphaeromatidea (Wägele, 1989)
     1 family, 6 genera, 25 species
Suborder
Mediterranean Sea
    Valvifera (Sars, 1882)
     3 families, 5 genera, 8 species

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Family overview for Isopoda (Sowbugs) in Mediterranean Sea
Aegidae (White, 1850) - 3 Species
Anthuridae (Wägele, 1982) - 7 Species
Arcturidae (Dana, 1849) - 3 Species
Bopyridae (Rafinesque, 1815) - 1 Species
Cirolanidae (Dana, 1852) - 7 SpeciesCave Isopods
Cryptoniscidae (Kossmann, 1880) - 1 Species
Cymothoidae (Leach, 1818) - 17 Species
Dajidae (Giard & Bonnier, 1887) - 1 Species
Desmosomatidae (Brix, 2006) - 11 Species
Expanathuridae (Nunomura, 1984) - 2 Species
Gnathiidae (Leach, 1814) - 4 Species
Gnathostenetroididae (Kussakin, 1967) - 2 Species
Holognathidae (G. Thomson, 1904) - 1 Species
Hyssuridae (Wägele, 1981) - 6 Species
Idoteidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 4 Species
Ischnomesidae (Hansen, 1916) - 1 Species
Janirellidae (Menzies, 1956) - 1 Species
Janiridae (Sars, 1897) - 3 Species
Joeropsididae (Nordenstam, 1933) - 3 Species
Leptanthuridae (Poore, 2001) - 3 Species
Ligiidae (Leach, 1814) - 2 SpeciesRock Slaters
Limnoriidae (White, 1850) - 1 SpeciesGribble worm
Microcerberidae (Karaman, 1933) - 4 Species
Microparasellidae (Karaman, 1933) - 1 Species
Munnidae (Sars, 1897) - 2 Species
Munnopsidae (Lilljeborg, 1864) - 4 Species
Nannoniscidae (Hansen, 1916) - 1 Species
Paramunnidae (Vanhöffen, 1914) - 2 Species
Paranthuridae (Menzies & Glynn, 1968) - 1 Species
Pleurocopidae (Fresi & Schiecke, 1972) - 1 Species
Porcellionidae (Brandt & Ratzeburg, 1831) - 2 Species
Scyphacidae (Dana, 1852) - 1 Species
Sphaeromatidae (Latreille, 1825) - 25 Species
Stenetriidae (Hansen, 1905) - 2 Species
34 Families with 130 Species in Mediterranean Sea
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Species overview - Checklist for Isopoda in Mediterranean Sea
Species with ANext  
Aegapheles deshaysiana (H. Milne Edwards, 1840)Info
Aegiochus incisa (Schiödte & Meinert, 1879)Info
Angeliera phreaticola phreaticola (Chappuis & Delamare, 1952)Info
Anilocra physodes (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Apanthura corsica (Amar, 1953)Info
Apanthura tyrrhenica (Wägele, 1980)Info
Apanthuroides mediterranea (Negoescu, 1981)Info
Apanthuroides spathulicauda (Wägele, 1981)Info
Arcturinella banyulensis (Poisson & Maury, 1931)Info
Arcturopsis giardi (Bonnier, 1896)Info
Armadilloniscus candidus (Budde-lund, 1885)Info
Astacilla mediterranea (Koehler, 1911)Info
Austroniscus coronatus (Schiecke & Modigh-tota, 1976)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Boreosignum maltinii (Schiecke & Fresi, 1972)Info
Branchiophryxus koehleri (Nierstrasz & Brender à Brandis, 1931)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Caecostenetroides ischitanum (Fresi & Schiecke, 1968)Info
Carpias stebbingi (Monod, 1933)Info
Ceratothoa collaris (Schiödte & Meinert, 1883)Info
Ceratothoa gobii (Schiödte & Meinert, 1883)Info
Ceratothoa italica (Schiödte & Meinert, 1883)Info
Ceratothoa oestroides (Risso, 1816)Info
Ceratothoa parallela (Otto, 1828)Info
Chelator chelatus (Stephensen, 1915)Info
Cirolana cranchi (Leach, 1818)Info
Cirolana ferruginosa (Risso, 1826)Info
Cleantis prismatica (Risso, 1826)Info
Coxicerberus adriaticus (Karaman, 1955)Info
Coxicerberus arenicola (Chappuis & Delamare-deboutteville, 1952)Info
Coxicerberus ruffoi (Chappuis, 1953)Info
Cymodoce hanseni (Dumay, 1972)Info
Cymodoce haswelli (Harrison & Holdich, 1984)Info
Cymodoce pilosa (Milne Edwards, 1840)Info
Cymodoce rubropunctata (Grube, 1864)Info
Cymodoce spinosa (Risso, 1816)Info
Cymodoce tattersalli (Torelli, 1929)Info
Cymodoce truncata (Leach, 1814)Info
Cymodoce tuberculata -> Cymodoce haswelliInfo
Cymothoa carryensis (Gourret, 1892)Info
Cymothoa gibbosa (Gourret, 1892)Info
Cymothoa nigropunctata (Risso, 1816)Info
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Desmosoma affine (Fresi & Schiecke, 1969)Info
Desmosoma atypicum (Schiecke & Fresi, 1969)Info
Desmosoma elegans (Fresi & Schiecke, 1969)Info
Desmosoma puritanum (Fresi & Schiecke, 1969)Info
Desmosoma serratum (Fresi & Schiecke, 1969)Info
Desmosoma thoracicum (Fresi & Schiecke, 1969)Info
Desmosoma tyrrhenicum (Fresi & Schiecke, 1969)Info
Dynamene bifida (Torelli, 1930)Info
Dynamene edwardsi (Lucas, 1849)Info
Dynamene magnitorata (Holdich, 1968)Info
Dynamene torelliae (Holdich, 1968)Info
Dynamene tubicauda (Holdich, 1968)Info
Dynamenella savignii (H. Milne Edwards, 1840)Info
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Eisothistos macrurus (Wägele, 1979)Info
Eisothistos pumilus (Wägele, 1979)Info
Emetha adriatica (Bovallius, 1885)Info
Emetha audouini (H. Milne Edwards, 1840)Info
Eurycope laticuneata (Pasternak, 1982)Info
Eurydice czerniavsky (Bacescu, 1948)Info
Eurydice longispina (Jones, 1969)Info
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Gnathia illepidus (Wagner, 1869)Info
Gnathia inopinata (Monod, 1925)Info
Gnathia phallonajopsis (Monod, 1925)Info
Gnathia vorax (Lucas, 1849)Info
Gnathostenetroides laodicense (Amar, 1957)Info
Gracilimesus tropicalis (Menzies, 1962)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Haliophasma alaticauda (Amar, 1966)Info
Haliophasma caprii (Wägele, 1981)Info
Hyssura ligurica (Wägele, 1981)Info
Hyssura profunda (Barnard, 1925)Info
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Idotea chelipes (Pallas, 1766)Info
Idotea linearis (Linnaeus, 1766)Info
Idotea metallica -> Idotea ostroumoviInfo
Idotea ostroumovi (Sowinsky, 1895)Info
Idusa dieuzeidei (Dollfus, 1950)Info
Ilyarachna calva (Pasternak, 1982)Info
Ilyarachna longicornis (G.o.sars, 1864)Info
Ilyarachna mediorientalis (Chardy, 1974)Info
Ione thoracica (Montagu, 1808)Info
Ischyromene bicarinata (Harrison, 1981)Info
Ischyromene lacazei (Racovitza, 1908)Info
Species with JBack  Next  Top
Janira denticulata (Gourret, 1891)Info
Janirella bonnieri (Stephensen, 1915)Info
Joeropsis brevicornis littoralis (Amar, 1949)Info
Joeropsis dollfusi (Norman, 1899)Info
Joeropsis legrandi (Juchault, 1962)Info
Species with KBack  Next  Top
Kupellonura flexibilis (Pasternak, 1982)Info
Kupellonura mediterranea (Barnard, 1925)Info
Kupellonura serritelson (Wägele, 1981)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lekanesphaera ephippium (Costa, 1882)Info
Lekanesphaera marginata (H. Milne Edwards, 1840)Info
Lekanesphaera monodi (Arcangeli, 1934)Info
Lekanesphaera sardoa (Arcangeli, 1934)Info
Lekanesphaera weilli (Elkaïm, 1967)Info
Leptanthura apalpata (Wägele, 1981)Info
Leptanthura muelleri (Negoescu, 1980)Info
Leptanthura sculpta (Pasternak, 1982)Info
Ligia italica (Fabricius, 1798)Info
Ligia oceanica (Linnaeus, 1767)Sea slaterInfo
Limnoria carinata (Menzies & Becker, 1957)Info
Liriopsis pygmaea (Rathke, 1843)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Microcerberus remyi (Chappuis, 1953)Guar midgeInfo
Microjanira dentifrons (Schiecke & Fresi, 1970)Info
Mirabilicoxa curticoxalis (Pasternak, 1982)Info
Mothocya belonae (Bruce, 1986)Info
Mothocya epimerica (Costa, 1851)Info
Munna wolffi (Fresi & Mazzella, 1974)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Natatolana caeca (Dollfus, 1903)Info
Natatolana neglecta (Hansen, 1890)Info
Neohyssura spinicauda (Walker, 1901)Info
Nerocila bivittata (Risso, 1816)Info
Nerocila orbignyi (Guérin-méneville, 1832)Info
Nerocila swainsoni (Leach, 1818)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Paranthura nigropunctata (Lucas, 1846)Info
Pilosanthura fresii (Wägele, 1980)Info
Pleurocope dasyura (Walker, 1901)Info
Porcellio obsoletus (Budde-lund, 1885)Info
Porcellionides sexfasciatus sexfasciatus (Koch, 1847)Info
Pseudomesus bispinosus (Chardy, 1974)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rocinela dumerilii (Lucas, 1849)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Saharolana seurati (Monod, 1930)Info
Sphaeroma boryi (Guérin-méneville, 1832)Info
Sphaeroma emarginatum (Grube, 1864)Info
Sphaeroma serratum (Fabricius, 1787)Info
Sphaeroma walkeri (Stebbing, 1905)Info
Stenetrium mediterraneum (Hansen, 1905)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tethygonium variabile (Schiecke & Modigh-tota, 1976)Info
Tristenium longicorne (Lucas, 1849)Info
Species with UBack  Next  Top
Uromunna petiti (Amar, 1948)Info
Species with WBack  Top
Whoia angusta (Hansen In Sars, 1899)Info
130 Species in Isopoda for Mediterranean Sea 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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