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Distribution path and Subregions of Oceania (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Oceania
Subregions: Australasia (Australia, New Guinea), Melanesia (Fiji, New Caledonia, Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands, Vanuatu), Micronesia (Caroline Islands, Gilbert Islands, Guam, Kiribati, Line Islands, Marshall Islands, Northern Mariana Islands, Palau), Polynesia (Cook Islands, Easter Island, French Polynesia, Hawaii, New Zealand, Niue, Norfolk Island, Samoa, Tokelau, Tonga, Tuvalu, Wallis and Futuna)
Taxonomy for Isopoda (Sowbugs) in Oceania
Class
Oceania
Malacostraca (Latreille, 1802) (Malacostracans) - Systematics
 440 families, 3052 genera, 13031 species
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Subclass
Oceania
Eumalacostraca (Grobben, 1892)
 437 families, 3017 genera, 12980 species
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Superorder
Oceania
Peracarida (Calman, 1904)
 250 families, 1522 genera, 5631 species
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Order
Oceania
Isopoda (Latreille, 1817) (Sowbugs) - Systematics
 88 families, 646 genera, 2612 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
Oceania
    Asellota (Latreille, 1802)
     20 families, 142 genera, 453 species
Suborder
Oceania
    Cymothoida (Wägele, 1989)
     19 families, 191 genera, 900 species
Suborder
Oceania
    Limnoriidea (Brandt & Poore, 2002)
     3 families, 5 genera, 39 species
Suborder
Oceania
    Oniscidea (Latreille, 1802) (Woodlice)
     19 families, 119 genera, 561 species
Suborder
Oceania
    Phoratopidea (Brandt & Poore, 2003)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species
Suborder
Oceania
    Phreatoicidea (Stebbing, 1893)
     4 families, 26 genera, 81 species
Suborder
Oceania
    Sphaeromatidea (Wägele, 1989)
     5 families, 86 genera, 370 species
Suborder
Oceania
    Tainisopidea (Brandt & Poore, 2003)
     1 family, 2 genera, 7 species
Suborder
Oceania
    Valvifera (Sars, 1882)
     10 families, 46 genera, 144 species

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Family overview for Isopoda (Sowbugs) in Oceania
Acanthaspidiidae (Just, 2001) - 6 Species
Aegidae (White, 1850) - 82 Species
Alloniscidae (Schmidt, 2003) - 5 Species
Amphisopodidae (Nicholls, 1943) - 16 Species
Ancinidae (Tattersall, 1905) - 1 Species
Antarcturidae (Kussakin & Vasina, 1998) - 12 Species
Antheluridae (Kensley & Schotte, 2000) - 5 Species
Anthuridae (Wägele, 1982) - 110 Species
Anuropidae (Stebbing, 1893) - 1 Species
Arcturidae (Dana, 1849) - 35 Species
Arcturididae (Poore, 2001) - 1 Species
Armadillidae (Brandt, 1831) - 270 Species
Armadillidiidae (Brandt, 1833) - 8 SpeciesRoly polies
Austrarcturellidae (Poore & Bardsley, 1992) - 21 Species
Bathynataliidae (Poore, 2005) - 2 Species
Bathytropidae (Vandel, 1952) - 2 Species
Bopyridae (Rafinesque, 1815) - 118 Species
Cabiropidae (Giard & Bonnier, 1887) - 5 Species
Chaetiliidae (Dana, 1849) - 10 Species
Cirolanidae (Dana, 1852) - 207 SpeciesCave Isopods
Corallanidae (Nunomura, 2006) - 26 Species
Crinoniscidae (Bonnier, 1900) - 2 Species
Cylisticidae (Verhoeff, 1949) - 1 Species
Cymothoidae (Leach, 1818) - 113 Species
Dajidae (Giard & Bonnier, 1887) - 4 Species
Dendrotiidae (Vanhöffen, 1914) - 11 Species
Desmosomatidae (Brix, 2006) - 8 Species
Detonidae (Budde-lund, 1906) - 5 Species
Entoniscidae (Kossmann, 1881) - 3 Species
Eubelidae (Taiti, Ferrara & Davolos, 2000) - 2 Species
Expanathuridae (Nunomura, 1984) - 27 Species
Gnathiidae (Leach, 1814) - 83 Species
Gnathostenetroididae (Kussakin, 1967) - 2 Species
Hadromastacidae (Bruce & Müller, 1991) - 2 Species
Halophilosciidae (Verhoeff, 1908) - 1 Species
Haplomunnidae (Wilson, 1976) - 1 Species
Haploniscidae (Hansen, 1916) - 11 Species
Hemioniscidae (Bonnier, 1900) - 3 Species
Holidoteidae (Wägele, 1989) - 1 Species
Holognathidae (G. Thomson, 1904) - 9 Species
Hypsimetopodidae (Nicholls, 1943) - 6 Species
Hyssuridae (Wägele, 1981) - 14 Species
Idoteidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 48 Species
Ischnomesidae (Hansen, 1916) - 12 Species
Janirellidae (Menzies, 1956) - 3 Species
Janiridae (Sars, 1897) - 24 Species
Joeropsididae (Nordenstam, 1933) - 27 Species
Keuphyliidae (Bruce, 1980) - 1 Species
Leptanthuridae (Poore, 2001) - 52 Species
Ligiidae (Leach, 1814) - 19 SpeciesRock Slaters
Limnoriidae (White, 1850) - 36 SpeciesGribble worm
Macrostylidae (Hansen, 1916) - 3 Species
Mesamphisopodidae (Nicholls, 1943) - 1 Species
Mesosignidae (Schultz, 1969) - 1 Species
Microparasellidae (Karaman, 1933) - 4 Species
Munnidae (Sars, 1897) - 17 Species
Munnopsidae (Lilljeborg, 1864) - 46 Species
Mysidae (Haworth, 1825) - 215 Species
Olibrinidae (Vandel, 1973) - 1 Species
Oniscidae (Latreille, 1802) - 25 SpeciesSowbugs
Paramunnidae (Vanhöffen, 1914) - 56 Species
Paranthuridae (Menzies & Glynn, 1968) - 39 Species
Philosciidae (Kinahan, 1857) - 121 Species
Phoratopodidae (Hale, 1925) - 1 Species
Phreatoicidae (Chilton, 1891) - 57 Species
Plakarthriidae (Hansen, 1905) - 2 Species
Platyarthridae (Verhoeff, 1949) - 6 Species
Ponderellidae (Wilson & Keable, 2004) - 2 Species
Porcellionidae (Brandt & Ratzeburg, 1831) - 15 Species
Pseudidotheidae (Ohlin, 1901) - 2 Species
Pseudojaniridae (Wilson, 1986) - 7 Species
Rectarcturidae (Poore, 2001) - 5 Species
Rhyscotidae (Budde-lund, 1908) - 3 Species
Santiidae (Wilson, 1987) - 8 Species
Scleropactidae (Verhoeff, 1938) - 2 Species
Scyphacidae (Dana, 1852) - 26 Species
Serolidae (Dana, 1852) - 54 Species
Sphaeromatidae (Latreille, 1825) - 311 Species
Stenetriidae (Hansen, 1905) - 36 Species
Styloniscidae (Vandel, 1952) - 24 Species
Tainisopidae (Wilson, 2003) - 7 Species
Torynommatidae - 2 Species
Trachelipodidae (Strouhal, 1953) - 15 Species
Trichoniscidae (G. O. Sars, 1899) - 6 Species
Tridentellidae (Bruce, 1984) - 6 Species
Tylidae (Dana, 1852) - 7 Species
Urdidae (Kunth, 1870) - 1 Species
Vermectiadidae (Just & Poore, 1992) - 1 Species
Xenosellidae (Just, 2005) - 1 Species
89 Families with 2610 Species in Oceania
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Species overview - Checklist for Isopoda in Oceania without family allocation
Gorgoniscus incisodactylus (Grygier, 1981)Info
Lironeca indica -> Norileca indicaInfo
Lironeca raynaudii -> Elthusa raynaudiiInfo
Lironeca turgidula -> Elthusa turgidulaInfo
Trisopodoniscus abyssorum (Bourdon, 1981)Info
5 Species in Isopoda for Oceania listed without family allocation
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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