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Distribution path and Subregions of North Pacific (More Checklists)
Path: World Oceans - Pacific Ocean - North Pacific
Subregions: Northeast Pacific, Northwest Pacific, South China Sea (Gulf of Thailand)
Taxonomy for Isopoda (Sowbugs) in North Pacific
Class
North Pacific
Malacostraca (Latreille, 1802) (Malacostracans) - Systematics
 91 families, 207 genera, 380 species
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Subclass
North Pacific
Eumalacostraca (Grobben, 1892)
 91 families, 207 genera, 380 species
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Superorder
North Pacific
Peracarida (Calman, 1904)
 54 families, 118 genera, 241 species
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Order
North Pacific
Isopoda (Latreille, 1817) (Sowbugs) - Systematics
 31 families, 76 genera, 175 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
North Pacific
    Asellota (Latreille, 1802)
     15 families, 28 genera, 93 species
Suborder
North Pacific
    Cymothoida (Wägele, 1989)
     8 families, 20 genera, 23 species
Suborder
North Pacific
    Limnoriidea (Brandt & Poore, 2002)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species
Suborder
North Pacific
    Oniscidea (Latreille, 1802) (Woodlice)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species
Suborder
North Pacific
    Sphaeromatidea (Wägele, 1989)
     1 family, 5 genera, 5 species
Suborder
North Pacific
    Valvifera (Sars, 1882)
     3 families, 7 genera, 25 species

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Family overview for Isopoda (Sowbugs) in North Pacific
Acanthaspidiidae (Just, 2001) - 1 Species
Aegidae (White, 1850) - 2 Species
Antarcturidae (Kussakin & Vasina, 1998) - 10 Species
Anthuridae (Wägele, 1982) - 2 Species
Arcturidae (Dana, 1849) - 9 Species
Bopyridae (Rafinesque, 1815) - 4 Species
Cirolanidae (Dana, 1852) - 5 SpeciesCave Isopods
Cymothoidae (Leach, 1818) - 1 Species
Dajidae (Giard & Bonnier, 1887) - 3 Species
Desmosomatidae (Brix, 2006) - 2 Species
Echinothambematidae (Menzies, 1962) - 1 Species
Gnathiidae (Leach, 1814) - 4 Species
Haploniscidae (Hansen, 1916) - 11 Species
Idoteidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 6 Species
Ischnomesidae (Hansen, 1916) - 22 Species
Janirellidae (Menzies, 1956) - 11 Species
Janiridae (Sars, 1897) - 13 Species
Joeropsididae (Nordenstam, 1933) - 1 Species
Ligiidae (Leach, 1814) - 1 SpeciesRock Slaters
Limnoriidae (White, 1850) - 1 SpeciesGribble worm
Macrostylidae (Hansen, 1916) - 10 Species
Mesosignidae (Schultz, 1969) - 3 Species
Munnidae (Sars, 1897) - 7 Species
Munnopsidae (Lilljeborg, 1864) - 26 Species
Nannoniscidae (Hansen, 1916) - 6 Species
Paramunnidae (Vanhöffen, 1914) - 3 Species
Sphaeromatidae (Latreille, 1825) - 5 Species
Stenetriidae (Hansen, 1905) - 1 Species
Thambematidae (Stebbing, 1913) - 1 Species
Tridentellidae (Bruce, 1984) - 2 Species
30 Families with 174 Species in North Pacific
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Species overview - Checklist for Isopoda in North Pacific
Species with ANext  
Abyssoniscus ovalis (Birstein, 1971)Info
Acanthaspidia hanseni (Birstein, 1963)Info
Acanthocope acutispina (Beddard, 1885)Info
Aega nanhaiensis (Yu, 2007)Info
Antarcturus kamtschaticus (Kussakin, 1971)Info
Antarcturus kilepoae (Kussakin, 1971)Info
Antarcturus zenkevitchi (Kussakin, 1971)Info
Anuropodione dubius (Nierstrasz & Brender à Brandis, 1929)Info
Aporobopyrus megacephalon (Nierstrasz & Brender à Brandis, 1929)Info
Arcturus anophthalmus (Birstein, 1963)Info
Arcturus macrurus (Kussakin, 1982)Info
Arcturus subtilis (Kussakin, 1971)Info
Arcturus verrucosus (Kussakin, 1982)Info
Aspidarachna carinata (Birstein, 1963)Info
Aspidarachna glabra (Birstein, 1971)Info
Austroniscus karamani (Birstein, 1962)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Bathybadistes longipes (Birstein, 1963)Info
Bathygnathia affinis (Birstein, 1963)Info
Betamorpha acuticoxalis (Birstein, 1963)Info
Betamorpha longiramosa (Mezhov, 1981)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Caecognathia pilosipes (Monod, 1926)Info
Caenanthura siamensis (Barnard, 1925)Info
Cerceis sinensis (Kussakin & Malyutina, 1993)Info
Chaetarcturus abyssalis (Birstein, 1963)Info
Chaetarcturus bathybialis (Birstein, 1963)Info
Chaetarcturus echinatus (Kussakin, 1982)Info
Chaetarcturus globicaudis (Kussakin, 1982)Info
Chaetarcturus oligospinis (Kussakin, 1971)Info
Chaetarcturus ultraabyssalis (Birstein, 1963)Info
Cirolana carinata (Yu & Li, 2001)Info
Cirolana pilosa (Yu & Li, 2001)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Echinothambema aculeata (Mezhov, 1981)Info
Eurycope curticephala (Birstein, 1963)Info
Eurycope curtirostris (Birstein, 1963)Info
Eurycope linearis (Birstein, 1963)Info
Eurycope magna (Birstein, 1963)Info
Species with FBack  Next  Top
Fortimesus concinnus (Birstein, 1960)Info
Fortimesus consanguensis (Mezhov, 1980)Info
Fortimesus cornutus (Birstein, 1960)Info
Fortimesus gigas (Birstein, 1960)Info
Fortimesus profundicolus (Birstein, 1971)Info
Fortimesus robustus (Birstein, 1960)Info
Fortimesus scabriusculus (Birstein, 1960)Info
Fortimesus thomsoni (Beddard, 1886)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Gnathia alces (Monod, 1926)Info
Gnathia perimulica (Monod, 1926)Info
Gracilimesus orientalis (Birstein, 1960)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Haplomesus brevispinis (Birstein, 1960)Info
Haplomesus quadrispinosus (Sars, 1879)Info
Haploniscus belyaevi (Birstein, 1963)Info
Haploniscus gibbernasutus (Birstein, 1971)Info
Haploniscus hydroniscoides (Birstein, 1963)Info
Haploniscus inermis (Birstein, 1971)Info
Haploniscus intermedius (Birstein, 1971)Info
Haploniscus menziesi (Birstein, 1963)Info
Haploniscus profundicolus (Birstein, 1971)Info
Haploniscus robinsoni (Menzies & Tinker, 1960)Info
Hebefustis robustus (Birstein, 1963)Info
Holophryxus alaskensis (Richardson, 1905)Info
Hydroniscus minutus (Birstein, 1971)Info
Hydroniscus vitjazi (Birstein, 1963)Info
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Ianiropsis picta (Kussakin & Mezhov, 1979)Info
Ianiropsis punctulata (Kussakin & Mezhov, 1979)Info
Ianiropsis serricaudis (Gurjanova, 1936)Info
Idotea gurjanovae (Kussakin, 1974)Info
Idotea spasskii (Gurjanova, 1950)Info
Ilyarachna kussakini (Birstein, 1963)Info
Ilyarachna perarmata -> Echinozone perarmataInfo
Ilyarachna propinqua (Birstein, 1971)Info
Ischnomesus andriashevi (Birstein, 1960)Info
Ischnomesus bacilloides (Beddard, 1886)Info
Ischnomesus fragilis (Birstein, 1971)Info
Ischnomesus gracilis -> Ischnomesus chardyiInfo
Ischnomesus latimanus (Birstein, 1971)Info
Ischnomesus vinogradovi (Birstein, 1963)Info
Species with JBack  Next  Top
Janiralata bifurcata (Mezhov, 1981)Info
Janiralata bisinuata (Kussakin, 1972)Info
Janiralata intermedia (Mezhov, 1981)Info
Janiralata microphthalma (Kussakin, 1972)Info
Janiralata modesta (Mezhov, 1981)Info
Janiralata obliterata (Kussakin, 1972)Info
Janiralata occidentalis (Walker, 1898)Info
Janiralata pilosa (Kussakin, 1962)Info
Janiralata rhacuraeformis (Birstein, 1963)Info
Janiralata serrata (Birstein, 1963)Info
Janirella diplospinosa (Birstein, 1971)Info
Janirella extenuata (Birstein, 1971)Info
Janirella fusiformis (Birstein, 1963)Info
Janirella hexaspinosa (Birstein, 1971)Info
Janirella hirsuta (Birstein, 1963)Info
Janirella macrura (Birstein, 1963)Info
Janirella ornata (Birstein, 1963)Info
Janirella polychaeta (Birstein, 1963)Info
Janirella spinosa (Birstein, 1963)Info
Janirella tuberculata (Birstein, 1963)Info
Janirella verrucosa (Birstein, 1971)Info
Joeropsis affinis (Kussakin, 1961)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Ligia pallasii (Brandt, 1833)Rock LouseInfo
Limnoria lignorum (Rathke, 1799)GribbleInfo
Liocoryphe siamense (Hansen, 1905)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Macrostylis affinis (Birstein, 1963)Info
Macrostylis belyaevi (Mezhov, 1989)Info
Macrostylis curticornis (Birstein, 1963)Info
Macrostylis gestuosa (Mezhov, 1993)Info
Macrostylis latifrons (Beddard, 1886)Info
Macrostylis longissima (Mezhov, 1981)Info
Macrostylis longiuscula (Mezhov, 1981)Info
Macrostylis longula (Birstein, 1970)Grape blossom midgeInfo
Macrostylis reticulata (Birstein, 1963)Info
Macrostylis zenkevitchi (Birstein, 1963)Info
Mesanthura ocellata (Barnard, 1925)Info
Mesosignum brevispinis (Birstein, 1963)Info
Mesosignum elegantulum (Birstein, 1963)Info
Mesosignum vitjazi (Birstein, 1963)Info
Metacirolana fornicata (Mezhov, 1981)Info
Micromesus nannoniscoides (Birstein, 1963)Info
Microprotus acutispinatus (Wilson, Kussakin & Vasina, 1989)Info
Microprotus lobispinatus (Wilson, Kussakin & Vasina, 1989)Info
Microthambema tenuis (Birstein, 1961)Info
Mirabilicoxa coxalis (Birstein, 1963)Info
Mothocya renardi (Bleeker, 1857)Info
Munna avatshensis (Gurjanova, 1936)Info
Munna chromatocephala orientalis (Kussakin, 1962)Info
Munna kurilensis (Kussakin, 1974)Info
Munna lukini (Kussakin & Mezhov, 1979)Info
Munna nasuta (Kussakin & Mezhov, 1979)Info
Munna unicincta (Kussakin & Mezhov, 1979)Info
Munna vittata (Kussakin & Mezhov, 1979)Info
Munnopsis intermedia (Birstein, 1963)Info
Munnopsoides tattersalli (Birstein, 1963)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nannoniscus acanthurus (Birstein, 1963)Info
Neastacilla exilis (Kussakin, 1971)Info
Neastacilla leucophthalma (Kussakin, 1971)Info
Neastacilla nodulosa (Kussakin, 1982)Info
Neastacilla richardsonae (Kussakin, 1982)Info
Neastacilla vitjazi (Kussakin, 1971)Info
Notophryxus globularis (G. O. Sars, 1885)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Oculophryxus bicaulis (Shields & Gómez-gutiérrez, 1996)Info
Odysseylana sirenkoi (Malyutina, 1995)Info
Orbione thielemanni (Nierstrasz & Brender à Brandis, 1931)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Panetela tenella (Birstein, 1963)Info
Paracerceis holdichi (Kussakin & Malyutina, 1993)Info
Paracilicaea asiatica (Kussakin, Malyutina & Rostomov, 1990)Info
Paraleptosphaeroma brucei (Kussakin & Malyutina, 1993)Info
Parilcirolana setosa (Yu & Li, 2001)Info
Pleurogonium gordeevae (Kussakin, 1962)Info
Pleurogonium inerme orientale (Kussakin, 1962)Info
Pleurogonium laciniosum (Kussakin, 1962)Info
Pleuroprion furcatum (Kussakin, 1982)Info
Pseudomesus similis (Birstein, 1963)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rectisura brachycephala (Birstein, 1957)Info
Rectisura herculea (Birstein, 1957)Info
Rectisura kurilica (Birstein, 1957)Info
Rectisura tenuispinis (Birstein, 1957)Info
Rectisura vitjazi (Birstein, 1957)Info
Rocinela angustata (Richardson, 1904)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Sphaeroma sinensis (Yu & Li, 2002)Info
Storthyngura intermedia (Beddard, 1885)Info
Stylomesus hexaspinosus (Birstein, 1963)Info
Stylomesus hexatuberculatus (Birstein, 1971)Info
Stylomesus menziesi (Birstein, 1960)Info
Stylomesus pacificus (Birstein, 1960)Info
Stylomesus wolffi (Birstein, 1960)Info
Syneurycope affinis (Birstein, 1970)Info
Synidotea birsteini (Kussakin, 1971)Info
Synidotea lata (Gurjanova, 1933)Info
Synidotea neglecta (Birstein, 1963)Info
Synidotea pulchra (Birstein, 1963)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Thaumastosoma distinctum (Birstein, 1963)Info
Tridentella cornuta (Kussakin, 1979)Info
Tridentella sculpturata (Kussakin, 1955)Info
Species with UBack  Next  Top
Upogebione ovalis (Nierstrasz & Brender à Brandis, 1931)Info
Species with VBack  Next  Top
Vanhoeffenura bicornis (Birstein, 1957)Info
Vanhoeffenura chelata (Birstein, 1957)Info
Species with XBack  Top
Xostylus longiflagellatus (Birstein, 1970)Info
175 Species in Isopoda for North Pacific 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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