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Distribution path and Subregions of Papua New Guinea (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Oceania - Melanesia - Papua New Guinea
Subregions: Bismarck Archipelago (Admiralty Islands, New Britain), Madang
Taxonomy for Isopoda (Sowbugs) in Papua New Guinea
Class
Papua New Guinea
Malacostraca (Latreille, 1802) (Malacostracans) - Systematics
 186 families, 654 genera, 1568 species
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Subclass
Papua New Guinea
Eumalacostraca (Grobben, 1892)
 184 families, 652 genera, 1564 species
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Superorder
Papua New Guinea
Peracarida (Calman, 1904)
 63 families, 130 genera, 202 species
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Order
Papua New Guinea
Isopoda (Latreille, 1817) (Sowbugs) - Systematics
 26 families, 67 genera, 106 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
Papua New Guinea
    Asellota (Latreille, 1802)
     2 families, 7 genera, 10 species
Suborder
Papua New Guinea
    Cymothoida (Wägele, 1989)
     8 families, 29 genera, 50 species
Suborder
Papua New Guinea
    Limnoriidea (Brandt & Poore, 2002)
     1 family, 2 genera, 8 species
Suborder
Papua New Guinea
    Oniscidea (Latreille, 1802) (Woodlice)
     10 families, 22 genera, 31 species
Suborder
Papua New Guinea
    Sphaeromatidea (Wägele, 1989)
     2 families, 4 genera, 4 species
Suborder
Papua New Guinea
    Valvifera (Sars, 1882)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species

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Family overview for Isopoda (Sowbugs) in Papua New Guinea
Aegidae (White, 1850) - 2 Species
Alloniscidae (Schmidt, 2003) - 1 Species
Antheluridae (Kensley & Schotte, 2000) - 1 Species
Anthuridae (Wägele, 1982) - 4 Species
Armadillidae (Brandt, 1831) - 13 Species
Armadillidiidae (Brandt, 1833) - 3 SpeciesRoly polies
Bopyridae (Rafinesque, 1815) - 5 Species
Cirolanidae (Dana, 1852) - 23 SpeciesCave Isopods
Corallanidae (Nunomura, 2006) - 5 Species
Cymothoidae (Leach, 1818) - 9 Species
Eubelidae (Taiti, Ferrara & Davolos, 2000) - 1 Species
Expanathuridae (Nunomura, 1984) - 1 Species
Idoteidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 1 Species
Ligiidae (Leach, 1814) - 1 SpeciesRock Slaters
Limnoriidae (White, 1850) - 8 SpeciesGribble worm
Munnopsidae (Lilljeborg, 1864) - 1 Species
Mysidae (Haworth, 1825) - 7 Species
Philosciidae (Kinahan, 1857) - 7 Species
Platyarthridae (Verhoeff, 1949) - 1 Species
Porcellionidae (Brandt & Ratzeburg, 1831) - 1 Species
Scleropactidae (Verhoeff, 1938) - 1 Species
Serolidae (Dana, 1852) - 1 Species
Sphaeromatidae (Latreille, 1825) - 3 Species
Stenetriidae (Hansen, 1905) - 3 Species
Styloniscidae (Vandel, 1952) - 1 Species
Trachelipodidae (Strouhal, 1953) - 2 Species
26 Families with 106 Species in Papua New Guinea
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Species overview - Checklist for Isopoda in Papua New Guinea
Species with ANext  
Aatolana rapax (Bruce, 1993)Info
Aega lethrina -> Epulaega lethrinaInfo
Alloniscus oahuensis (Budde-lund, 1885)Info
Amblycephalon schadleri (Nierstrasz, 1915)Info
Andricophiloscia melanesiensis (Vandel, 1973)Info
Anilocra apogonae (Bruce, 1987)Info
Anilocra dimidiata (Bleeker, 1857)Info
Anopsilana pustulosa (Hale, 1925)Info
Anthomuda hovea (Poore & Lew Ton, 1988)Info
Apanthura forceps (Negoescu & Brandt, 2001)Info
Apanthura monodi (Negoescu & Brandt, 2001)Info
Arachnomysis megalops (Zimmer, 1914)Info
Argathona rostrata (Bruce, 1982)Info
Argathona setosa (Richardson, 1910)Info
Armadillidium nasatum (Budde-lund, 1885)Info
Athelges caudalis (Barnard, 1955)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Bathynomus brucei (Lowry & Dempsey, 2006)Info
Bathynomus bruscai (Lowry & Dempsey, 2006)Info
Bathynomus immanis (Bruce, 1986)Info
Burmoniscus cycloopi (Vandel, 1973)Info
Burmoniscus novabritannica (Vandel, 1973)Info
Burmoniscus paniaiensis (Vandel, 1973)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Cancricepon xanthi (Richardson, 1910)Info
Cartetolana integra (Miers, 1884)Info
Ceratolana papuae (Bowman, 1977)Info
Cirolana cristata (Bruce, 1994)Info
Cirolana glebula (Bruce, 1994)Info
Cirolana grumula (Bruce, 1994)Info
Cirolana leptanga (Bruce, 1994)Info
Cirolana pleonastica (Stebbing, 1900)Info
Cirolana pustulosa -> Anopsilana pustulosaInfo
Cirolana repigrata (Bruce, 1994)Info
Cirolana stenoura (Bruce, 1986)Info
Cirolana wongat (Bruce, 1994)Info
Clavigeroniscus mussaui (Vandel, 1973)Info
Corallana bidentata (Jones, Icely & Cragg, 1983)Info
Corallana estuaria (Jones, Icely & Cragg, 1983)Info
Corallana tridentata (Jones, Icely & Cragg, 1983)Info
Cubaris lundi (Stebbing, 1900)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Elthusa propinqua (Richardson, 1904)Info
Epipenaeon elegans (Chopra, 1923)Info
Epulaega lethrina (Bruce, 1983)Info
Euchaetomera tenuis (G.o. Sars, 1883)Info
Euchaetomeropsis merolepis (Illig, 1908)Info
Eurylana pore (Bruce, 1982)Info
Excirolana orientalis (Dana, 1853)Info
Expanathura collaris (Kensley, 1979)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hansenium thomasi (Bolstad & Kensley, 1999)Info
Hansenium tropex (Bolstad & Kensley, 1999)Info
Hemisiriella pulchra (Hansen, 1910)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Leucodillo endogaeus (Vandel, 1973)Info
Ligia hawaiensis (Dana, 1853)Info
Limnoria insulae (Menzies, 1957)Info
Limnoria kautensis (Cookson & Cragg, 1988)Info
Limnoria multipunctata (Menzies, 1957)Info
Limnoria pfefferi (Stebbing, 1904)Info
Limnoria tripunctata (Menzies, 1951)Tripunctate gribbleInfo
Limnoria unicornis (Menzies, 1957)Info
Lobodillo lentus (Budde-lund, 1904)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Machatrium wongat (Bruce & Buxton, 2013)Info
Mothocya collettei (Bruce, 1986)Info
Mothocya renardi (Bleeker, 1857)Info
Myopiarolis lippa (Bruce, 2009)Info
Myrmecodillo pygmaeus (Vandel, 1973)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nagurus nanus (Budde-lund, 1908)Info
Nagurus sundaicus (Dollfus, 1907)Info
Natatolana albicaudata (Stebbing, 1900)Info
Natatolana tenuistylis (Miers, 1884)Info
Natatolana variguberna (Holdich, Harrison & Bruce, 1981)Info
Neodillo simplex (Dalens, 1990)Info
Neonaesa rugosa (Harrison & Holdich, 1982)Info
Nerocila exocoeti (Pillai, 1954)Info
Nerocila monodi (Hale, 1940)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Papuadillo cubaroides (Vandel, 1973)Info
Papuadillo papuae (Jackson, 1930)Info
Papuaphiloscia albula (Vandel, 1973)Info
Papuaphiloscia anophthalma (Vandel, 1973)Info
Papuasoniscus holthuisi (Vandel, 1973)Info
Parabopyrella pacifica (Shiino, 1933)Info
Parakermania minima (Vandel, 1973)Info
Paralimnoria andrewsi (Calman, 1910)Info
Paralimnoria asterosa (Cookson & Cragg, 1988)Info
Paraphiloscia stenosoma (Stebbing, 1900)Info
Paratoradjia sulcata (Ferrara, Meli & Taiti, 1995)Info
Paridotea ungulata (Pallas, 1772)Info
Paropsurus pellucidus (Beddard, 1885)Info
Periscyphis civilis (Budde-lund, 1908)Info
Plakolana accola (Bruce, 1993)Info
Plakolana nagada (Bruce, 1993)Info
Platysphaera membranata (Holdich & Harrison, 1981)Info
Porcellionides pruinosus (Brandt, 1833)Delicate slaterInfo
Probopyrus buitendijki (Horst, 1910)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Reductoniscus novaehiberniae (Ferrara & Taiti, 1990)Info
Reductoniscus pulcher (Ferrara & Taiti, 1990)Info
Renocila loriae (Williams & Bunkley-williams, 1992)Info
Species with SBack  Top
Schismadillo holthuisi (Vandel, 1973)Info
Schismadillo tuberculatus (Vandel, 1973)Info
Siriella aequiremis (Hansen, 1910)Info
Siriella gracilis (Dana, 1852)Info
Siriella vulgaris (Hansen, 1910)Info
Sphaeromopsis serriguberna (Holdich & Harrison, 1981)Info
Spherillo dispersus (Budde-lund, 1904)Info
Spherillo lentus -> Lobodillo lentusInfo
Spherillo pomarius (Jackson, 1930)Info
Stygocyathura beroni (Andreev, 1982)Info
Stygocyathura papuae (Wägele, Coleman & Hosse, 1987)Info
106 Species in Isopoda for Papua New Guinea 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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