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Distribution path and Subregions of North Sea (More Checklists)
Path: World Oceans - Atlantic Ocean - North Sea
Taxonomy for Isopoda (Sowbugs) in North Sea
Class
North Sea
Malacostraca (Latreille, 1802) (Malacostracans) - Systematics
 51 families, 69 genera, 96 species
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Subclass
North Sea
Eumalacostraca (Grobben, 1892)
 50 families, 68 genera, 95 species
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Superorder
North Sea
Peracarida (Calman, 1904)
 20 families, 24 genera, 29 species
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Order
North Sea
Isopoda (Latreille, 1817) (Sowbugs) - Systematics
 12 families, 14 genera, 16 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 Sea
    Asellota (Latreille, 1802)
     3 families, 3 genera, 4 species
Suborder
North Sea
    Cymothoida (Wägele, 1989)
     5 families, 5 genera, 6 species
Suborder
North Sea
    Limnoriidea (Brandt & Poore, 2002)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species
Suborder
North Sea
    Oniscidea (Latreille, 1802) (Woodlice)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species
Suborder
North Sea
    Valvifera (Sars, 1882)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species

Family overview for Isopoda (Sowbugs) in North Sea
Aegidae (White, 1850) - 2 Species
Asellidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesWater slaters
Cirolanidae (Dana, 1852) - 1 SpeciesCave Isopods
Cryptoniscidae (Kossmann, 1880) - 1 Species
Dajidae (Giard & Bonnier, 1887) - 1 Species
Dendrotiidae (Vanhöffen, 1914) - 2 Species
Desmosomatidae (Brix, 2006) - 1 Species
Gnathiidae (Leach, 1814) - 1 Species
Idoteidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 1 Species
Limnoriidae (White, 1850) - 1 SpeciesGribble worm
Munnopsidae (Lilljeborg, 1864) - 3 Species
Oniscidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesSowbugs
12 Families with 16 Species in North Sea


Species overview - Checklist for Isopoda in North Sea
Aega emarginata -> Aega psoraInfo
Aega psora (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Baeonectes muticus (G.o. Sars, 1864)Info
Dendrotion setosum (Lincoln & Boxshall, 1983)Info
Dendrotion spinosum (Sars, 1872)Info
Disconectes coxalis (Kussakin, 1983)Info
Gnathia oxyuraea (Lilljeborg, 1855)Info
Idotea linearis (Linnaeus, 1766)Info
Ilyarachna torleivi (Svavarsson, 1988)Info
Limnoria tripunctata (Menzies, 1951)Tripunctate gribbleInfo
Liriopsis pygmaea (Rathke, 1843)Info
Oniscus psora -> Aega psoraInfo
Politolana microphthalma (Hoek, 1882)Info
Proasellus coxalis (Dollfus, 1892)Info
Prodajus ostendensis (Gilson, 1909)Info
Whoia dumbshafensis (Svavarsson, 1988)Info
16 Species in Isopoda for North Sea 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)

Keywords
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