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Distribution path and Subregions of Philippines (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - Far East - Southeast Asia - Philippines
Subregions: Luzon, Palawan
Taxonomy for Isopoda (Sowbugs) in Philippines
Class
Philippines
Malacostraca (Latreille, 1802) (Malacostracans) - Systematics
 186 families, 853 genera, 2415 species
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Subclass
Philippines
Eumalacostraca (Grobben, 1892)
 186 families, 843 genera, 2401 species
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Superorder
Philippines
Peracarida (Calman, 1904)
 54 families, 162 genera, 293 species
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Order
Philippines
Isopoda (Latreille, 1817) (Sowbugs) - Systematics
 26 families, 118 genera, 227 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
Philippines
    Asellota (Latreille, 1802)
     3 families, 25 genera, 51 species
Suborder
Philippines
    Cymothoida (Wägele, 1989)
     10 families, 65 genera, 126 species
Suborder
Philippines
    Limnoriidea (Brandt & Poore, 2002)
     1 family, 2 genera, 2 species
Suborder
Philippines
    Oniscidea (Latreille, 1802) (Woodlice)
     6 families, 12 genera, 21 species
Suborder
Philippines
    Sphaeromatidea (Wägele, 1989)
     1 family, 9 genera, 19 species
Suborder
Philippines
    Valvifera (Sars, 1882)
     4 families, 4 genera, 4 species

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Family overview for Isopoda (Sowbugs) in Philippines
Aegidae (White, 1850) - 15 Species
Anthuridae (Wägele, 1982) - 1 Species
Arcturidae (Dana, 1849) - 1 Species
Armadillidae (Brandt, 1831) - 9 Species
Austrarcturellidae (Poore & Bardsley, 1992) - 1 Species
Bopyridae (Rafinesque, 1815) - 51 Species
Chaetiliidae (Dana, 1849) - 1 Species
Cirolanidae (Dana, 1852) - 16 SpeciesCave Isopods
Corallanidae (Nunomura, 2006) - 10 Species
Cymothoidae (Leach, 1818) - 28 Species
Dajidae (Giard & Bonnier, 1887) - 2 Species
Hemioniscidae (Bonnier, 1900) -> Cryptoniscidae - 1 Species
Idoteidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 1 Species
Janiridae (Sars, 1897) - 2 Species
Leptanthuridae (Poore, 2001) - 1 Species
Ligiidae (Leach, 1814) - 1 SpeciesRock Slaters
Limnoriidae (White, 1850) - 2 SpeciesGribble worm
Macrostylidae (Hansen, 1916) - 1 Species
Mysidae (Haworth, 1825) - 48 Species
Oniscidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesSowbugs
Paranthuridae (Menzies & Glynn, 1968) - 1 Species
Philosciidae (Kinahan, 1857) - 7 Species
Porcellionidae (Brandt & Ratzeburg, 1831) - 2 Species
Sphaeromatidae (Latreille, 1825) - 19 Species
Tylidae (Dana, 1852) - 1 Species
25 Families with 223 Species in Philippines
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Species overview - Checklist for Isopoda in Philippines
Species with ANext  
Acanthomysis macropsis -> Alienacanthomysis macropsisInfo
Accalathura normani (Nierstrasz, 1941)Info
Aega acuticauda (Richardson, 1910)Info
Aega antennata (Richardson, 1910)Info
Aega approximata (Richardson, 1910)Info
Aega dubia -> Aegiochus vigilansInfo
Aega incisa (Schioedte & Meinert, 1879)Info
Aega spongiophila (Semper, 1867)Info
Aega synopthalma (Richardson, 1909)Info
Aega truncata (Richardson, 1910)Info
Aega tumida (Nunomura, 1988)Info
Aega weberi (Nierstrasz, 1931)Info
Aegiochus spongiophila (Semper, 1867)Info
Aegiochus vigilans (Haswell, 1881)Info
Alcirona tuberculata -> Cirolana tuberculataInfo
Alienacanthomysis macropsis (W. Tattersall, 1932)Info
Allokepon sinensis (Danforth, 1972)Info
Allorbimorphus scabriculi (Bourdon, 1976)Info
Anchialina grossa (Hansen, 1910)Info
Anchialina obtusifrons (Hansen, 1912)Info
Anchialina penicillata (Zimmer, 1915)Info
Anchialina typica (Krøyer, 1861)Info
Anchialina zimmeri (W. Tattersall, 1951)Info
Anilocra cavicauda (Richardson, 1910)Info
Anilocra dimidiata (Bleeker, 1857)Info
Anilocra leptosoma (Bleeker, 1857)Info
Anilocra longicauda (Schioedte & Meinert, 1881)Info
Anisomysis bifurcata (W. M. Tattersall, 1912)Info
Anisorbione curva (Bourdon, 1981)Info
Anuropodione senegalensis (Bourdon, 1967)Info
Apophrixus philippinensis (Nierstrasz & Brender à Brandis, 1931)Info
Aporobopyrus galleonus (Williams & Madad, 2010)Info
Aporobopyrus retrorsa (Richardson, 1910)Info
Arcturus parvus (Richardson, 1910)Info
Argathona rhinoceros (Bleeker, 1857)Info
Argathona setosa (Richardson, 1910)Info
Argathona sulcata (Richardson, 1910)Info
Argeiopsis inhacae (Kensley, 1974)Info
Armadillo sennai (Arcangeli, 1927)Info
Athelges caudalis (Barnard, 1955)Info
Atypocepon intermedium (Nierstrasz & Brender à Brandis, 1931)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Bathynomus affinis (Richardson, 1910)Info
Bathynomus doederleini (Ortmann, 1894)Info
Bathynomus giganteus (A. Milne-edwards, 1879)Giant IsopodInfo
Bathynomus kensleyi (Lowry & Dempsey, 2006)Info
Bathynomus propinquus (Richardson, 1910)Info
Bathynomus richeri (Lowry & Dempsey, 2006)Info
Bopyrissa pyriforma (Shiino, 1958)Info
Bopyrophryxus branchiabdominalis (Codreanu, 1965)Info
Bopyrosa phryxiformis (Nierstrasz & Brender à Brandis, 1923)Info
Burmoniscus ifugaoensis (Kwon & Kim, 2002)Info
Burmoniscus palawanensis (Kim & Kwon, 2002)Info
Burmoniscus philippinensis (Kim & Kwon, 2002)Info
Burmoniscus taitii (Kwon & Kim, 2002)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Cancricepon xanthi (Richardson, 1910)Info
Ceratothoa angulata (Richardson, 1910)Info
Ceratothoa gaudichaudii (H. Milne Edwards, 1840)Info
Ceratothoa guttata (Richardson, 1910)Info
Ceratothoa parva (Richardson, 1910)Info
Cerceis aspericaudata (Miers, 1884)Info
Cerceis picta (Nierstrasz, 1931)Cucurbit midgeInfo
Cilicaea latreillei (Leach, 1818)Info
Cilicaeopsis whiteleggei (Stebbing, 1905)Info
Cirolana conditoria (Bruce & Iliffe, 1993)Info
Cirolana curta -> Natatolana curtaInfo
Cirolana epimerias (Richardson, 1910)Info
Cirolana excisa -> Neocirolana excisaInfo
Cirolana tuberculata (Richardson, 1910)Info
Colanthura kensleyi (Poore, 1984)Info
Corallana brevipes (Schioedte & Meinert, 1879)Info
Corallana collaris (Schioedte & Meinert, 1879)Info
Corallana hirsuta (Schioedte & Meinert, 1879)Info
Corallana hirticauda (Dana, 1853)Info
Corallana nodosa (Schioedte & Meinert, 1879)Info
Cryptione laevis -> Pseudione laevisInfo
Cubaris insularis (Searle, 1922)Info
Cubaris murina (Brandt, 1833)Info
Cymodoce inornata (Whitelegge, 1902)Info
Cymodoce japonica (Richardson, 1906)Info
Cymodoce longistylis (Miers, 1884)Info
Cymodoce multidens -> Oxinasphaera multidensInfo
Cymodoce tripartita -> Oxinasphaera tripartitaInfo
Cymothoa eremita (Brunnich, 1783)Info
Cymothoa rhina (Schioedte & Meinert, 1884)Info
Cymothoa truncata (Schioedte & Meinert, 1884)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dactylokepon richardsonae (Stebbing, 1910)Info
Diplophryxus gracilis (Markham, 1989)Info
Dolichiscus cornutus (Beddard, 1886)Info
Doxomysis quadrispinosa (Illig, 1906)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Elthusa frontalis (Richardson, 1910)Info
Elthusa philippinensis (Richardson, 1910)Info
Elthusa propinqua (Richardson, 1904)Info
Elthusa vulgaris (Stimpson, 1857)Info
Epipenaeon fissurae (Kensley, 1974)Info
Epipenaeon grande (Nierstrasz & Brender à Brandis, 1931)Info
Epipenaeon ingens (Nobili, 1906)Info
Erythrops yongei (W. Tattersall, 1936)Info
Euchaetomera glyphidophthalmica (Illig, 1906)Info
Euchaetomera tenuis (G.o. Sars, 1883)Info
Euchaetomeropsis merolepis (Illig, 1908)Info
Eurydice orientalis (Hansen, 1890)Info
Exalloniscus papillosus (Budde-lund, 1912)Info
Excirolana orientalis (Dana, 1853)Info
Exosphaeroma parva (Chilton, 1924)Info
Species with FBack  Next  Top
Filippinodillo maculatus (Schmalfuss, 1987)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Gastrosaccus indicus -> Haplostylus indicusInfo
Gastrosaccus pacificus -> Haplostylus pacificusInfo
Gastrosaccus philippinensis -> Haplostylus bengalensisInfo
Gibberythrops acanthura (Illig, 1906)Info
Gibberythrops philippinensis (W. Tattersall, 1951)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Haplostylus bengalensis (Hansen, 1910)Info
Haplostylus indicus (Hansen, 1910)Info
Haplostylus pacificus (Hansen, 1912)Info
Hawaianira caudata (Richardson, 1910)Info
Hemioniscus pagurophilus (Williams & Boyko, 2006)Info
Hemisiriella parva (Hansen, 1910)Info
Hemisiriella pulchra (Hansen, 1910)Info
Holophryxus alaskensis (Richardson, 1905)Info
Hyperphrixus tattersalli (Nierstrasz & Brender à Brandis, 1931)Info
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Ischioscia variegata (Dollfus, 1893)Info
Species with JBack  Next  Top
Janira caudata -> Hawaianira caudataInfo
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lanocira gardineri (Stebbing, 1904)Info
Ligia exotica (Roux, 1828)Wharf roachInfo
Limnoria pfefferi (Stebbing, 1904)Info
Lironeca frontalis -> Elthusa frontalisInfo
Lironeca philippinensis -> Elthusa philippinensisInfo
Lironeca propinqua -> Elthusa propinquaInfo
Lironeca triangulata -> Norileca triangulataInfo
Lironeca vulgaris -> Elthusa vulgarisInfo
Lobothorax aurita (Schioedte & Meinert, 1883)Info
Lobothorax laevis (Richardson, 1910)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Macrostylis galatheae (Wolff, 1956)Info
Marumomysis hakuhoae (Murano, 1999)Info
Merocepon xanthi -> Cancricepon xanthiInfo
Metasiriella kitaroi (Murano, 1986)Info
Metoponorthus pruinosus -> Porcellionides pruinosusInfo
Minicopenaeon crosnieri (Bourdon, 1979)Info
Minicopenaeon intermedium (Bourdon, 1981)Info
Minicopenaeon intermedium curvatum (Bourdon, 1981)Info
Mothocya collettei (Bruce, 1986)Info
Mothocya renardi (Bleeker, 1857)Info
Munidion laterale (Richardson, 1910)Info
Mysidella sulcata (Murano, 2002)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Natatolana albicaudata (Stebbing, 1900)Info
Natatolana curta (Richardson, 1910)Info
Neocirolana excisa (Richardson, 1910)Info
Neomysis kadiakensis (Ortmann, 1908)Info
Neomysis mercedis (Holmes, 1896)Info
Neomysis rayii (Murdoch, 1885)Info
Nerocila congener (Miers, 1880)Info
Nerocila depressa (Milne Edwards, 1840)Info
Norileca indica (H. Milne Edwards, 1840)Info
Norileca triangulata (Richardson, 1910)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Orbione halipori (Nierstrasz & Brender à Brandis, 1923)Info
Orbione izuensis (Shiino, 1949)Info
Orbione penei (Bonnier, 1900)Info
Orbione thielemanni (Nierstrasz & Brender à Brandis, 1931)Info
Oxinasphaera multidens (Richardson, 1910)Info
Oxinasphaera tripartita (Richardson, 1910)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Pagurion tuberculata (Shiino, 1933)Info
Palaemonellione cebuensis (Markham, 1989)Info
Palaumysis philippinensis (Hanamura & Kase, 2002)Info
Paradynamene benjamensis -> Cerceis aspericaudataInfo
Paralimnoria andrewsi (Calman, 1910)Info
Paramblyops spatulicaudus (Murano, 2002)Info
Paramblyops tenuicaudus (Murano, 2002)Info
Parapenaeon bonnieri (Nobili, 1906)Info
Parapenaeon brevicoxalis (Bourdon, 1981)Info
Parapenaeon coarctatum (Bourdon, 1981)Info
Parapenaeon coarctatum tuberculatum (Bourdon, 1981)Info
Parapenaeon japonica (Thielemann, 1910)Info
Parapenaeon lobulatum (Bourdon, 1981)Info
Parapenaeonella distincta (Shiino, 1949)Info
Parione lamellata (Richardson, 1910)Info
Parioninella astridae (Nierstrasz & Brender à Brandis, 1930)Info
Philoscia mendica (Budde-lund, 1898)Info
Philoscia variegata -> Ischioscia variegataInfo
Pleopodias elongatus (Richardson, 1910)Info
Pleurocrypta macrocephala (Nierstrasz & Brender à Brandis, 1923)Info
Porcellionides pruinosus (Brandt, 1833)Delicate slaterInfo
Probopyrus ascendens (Semper, 1880)Info
Probopyrus borrei (Giard & Bonnier, 1888)Info
Promysis orientalis (Dana, 1852)Info
Propseudione rhombicosoma (Shiino, 1933)Info
Pseuderythrops gracilis (Coifmann, 1936)Info
Pseudione fibriata (Richardson, 1910)Info
Pseudione incerta (Richardson, 1910)Info
Pseudione laevis (Richardson, 1910)Info
Pseudione retrorsa -> Aporobopyrus retrorsaInfo
Pseudione subcrenulata (Nierstrasz & Brender à Brandis, 1923)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Renocila richardsonae (Williams & Bunkley-williams, 1992)Info
Rhiothra callipia (Schioedte & Meinert, 1884)Info
Rocinela orientalis (Schioedte & Meinert, 1879)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Schizobopyrina andamanica (Chopra, 1923)Info
Siriella aequiremis (Hansen, 1910)Info
Siriella affinis (Hansen, 1910)Info
Siriella anomala (Hansen, 1910)Info
Siriella distinguenda (Hansen, 1910)Info
Siriella dubia (Hansen, 1910)Info
Siriella gracilis (Dana, 1852)Info
Siriella inornata (Hansen, 1910)Info
Siriella longiarticulis (Murano & Fukuoka, 2008)Info
Siriella media (Hansen, 1910)Info
Siriella thompsoni -> Siriella thompsoniiInfo
Siriella thompsonii (H. Milne Edwards, 1837)Info
Siriella vulgaris (Hansen, 1910)Info
Siriella vulgaris rostrata (W. Tattersall, 1951)Info
Sphaeroma annandalei (Stebbing, 1911)Info
Sphaeroma exosphaeroma (Boone, 1918)Info
Sphaeroma terebrans (Bate, 1866)Mangrove boring isopodInfo
Sphaeroma triste (Heller, 1865)Info
Sphaeroma tristis -> Sphaeroma tristeInfo
Spherillo boholensis (Budde-lund, 1904)Info
Spherillo caligans (Budde-lund, 1904)Info
Spherillo ingens (Budde-lund, 1904)Info
Spherillo obliquipes (Budde-lund, 1904)Info
Spherillo philippinensis (Vandel, 1974)Info
Stygocyathura filipinica (Botosaneanu & Sket, 1999)Info
Symmius philippinensis (Poore, 1991)Info
Synidotea laticauda (Benedict, 1897)Info
Syscenus infelix (Harger, 1880)Info
Syscenus intermedius (Richardson, 1910)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Teratamblyops suluensis (Murano, 2001)Info
Trichopleon ramosum (Beddard, 1886)Info
Tylos opercularis (Budde-lund, 1885)Info
Species with XBack  Next  Top
Xynosphaera colemani (Bruce, 1994)Info
Species with ZBack  Top
Zonophryxus trilobus (Richardson, 1910)Info
227 Species in Isopoda for Philippines 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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