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Distribution path and Subregions of Red Sea (More Checklists)
Path: World Oceans - Indian Ocean - Red Sea
Taxonomy for Isopoda (Sowbugs) in Red Sea
Class
Red Sea
Malacostraca (Latreille, 1802) (Malacostracans) - Systematics
 78 families, 232 genera, 461 species
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Subclass
Red Sea
Eumalacostraca (Grobben, 1892)
 77 families, 230 genera, 459 species
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Superorder
Red Sea
Peracarida (Calman, 1904)
 18 families, 44 genera, 67 species
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Order
Red Sea
Isopoda (Latreille, 1817) (Sowbugs) - Systematics
 14 families, 34 genera, 49 species
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Families155    worldwide
Genera1.803    worldwide
Species15.491    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
Red Sea
    Asellota (Latreille, 1802)
     2 families, 2 genera, 4 species
Suborder
Red Sea
    Cymothoida (Wägele, 1989)
     7 families, 22 genera, 30 species
Suborder
Red Sea
    Microcerberidea (Lang, 1961)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species
Suborder
Red Sea
    Oniscidea (Latreille, 1802) (Woodlice)
     2 families, 2 genera, 3 species
Suborder
Red Sea
    Sphaeromatidea (Wägele, 1989)
     1 family, 5 genera, 7 species
Suborder
Red Sea
    Valvifera (Sars, 1882)
     1 family, 2 genera, 4 species

Family overview for Isopoda (Sowbugs) in Red Sea
Bopyridae (Rafinesque, 1815) - 7 Species
Cirolanidae (Dana, 1852) - 10 SpeciesCave Isopods
Corallanidae (Nunomura, 2006) - 4 Species
Cryptoniscidae (Kossmann, 1880) - 1 Species
Cymothoidae (Leach, 1818) - 6 Species
Entoniscidae (Kossmann, 1881) - 1 Species
Hyssuridae (Wägele, 1981) - 1 Species
Idoteidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 4 Species
Janiridae (Sars, 1897) - 3 Species
Ligiidae (Leach, 1814) - 2 SpeciesRock Slaters
Microcerberidae (Karaman, 1933) - 1 Species
Sphaeromatidae (Latreille, 1825) - 7 Species
Stenetriidae (Hansen, 1905) - 1 Species
Tylidae (Dana, 1852) - 1 Species
14 Families with 49 Species in Red Sea


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Species overview - Checklist for Isopoda in Red Sea
Species with ANext  
Aporobopyroides upogebiae (Nobili, 1906)Info
Aporobopyrus aduliticus (Nobili, 1906)Info
Argathona hirsuta (Hobbins & Jones, 1993)Info
Argathona macronema (Bleeker, 1857)Info
Asymmetrione shiinoi (Codreanu, Codreanu & Pike, 1965)Info
Athelges aegyptius (Codreanu, Codreanu & Pike, 1965)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Baharilana bisulcata (Hobbins & Jones, 1993)Info
Bopyrinella stricticauda (Monod, 1933)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Carpias algicola (Miller, 1941)Info
Carpias crosslandi (Stebbing, 1910)Info
Carpias stylodactylus (Nobili, 1906)Info
Ceratothoa guttata (Richardson, 1910)Info
Ceratothoa imbricata (Fabricius, 1775)Info
Ceratothoa marisrubri (Trilles, Colorni & Golani, 1999)Info
Cilicaea latreillei (Leach, 1818)Info
Cirolana corrugis (Jones, 1976)Info
Cirolana meseda (Hobbins & Jones, 1993)Info
Cirolana parva (Hansen, 1890)Info
Cirolana theleceps (Barnard, 1940)Info
Corilana erythraea (Kossman, 1880)Info
Coxicerberus tabai (Wägele, 1982)Info
Cymodoce erythraea erythraea (Nobili, 1906)Info
Cymodoce richardsoniae (Nobili, 1906)Info
Cymothoa eremita (Brunnich, 1783)Info
Cymothoa selari (Avdeev, 1978)Info
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Danalia longicollis (Kossmann, 1880)Info
Diogenion vermifactus (Codreanu, Codreanu & Pike, 1960)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Eurydice arabica (Jones, 1974)Info
Excirolana orientalis (Dana, 1853)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Grapsicepon messoris (Kossmann, 1880)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hansenium monodi (Nordenstam, 1946)Info
Hypohyperphrixus latilamellaris (Nierstrasz & Brender à Brandis, 1932)Info
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Idotea balthica (Pallas, 1772)Info
Idotea metallica -> Idotea ostroumoviInfo
Idotea ostroumovi (Sowinsky, 1895)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lanocira latifrons (Stebbing, 1910)Info
Ligia exotica (Roux, 1828)Wharf roachInfo
Ligia pigmentata (Jackson, 1922)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Metacirolana fishelsoni (Bruce & Jones, 1978)Info
Metacirolana rotunda (Bruce & Jones, 1978)Info
Mothocya melanosticta (Schioedte & Meinert, 1884)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Natatolana insignis (Hobbins & Jones, 1993)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Paracilicaea eupyga (Nobili, 1906)Info
Paracilicaea mossambica (Barnard, 1914)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Sphaeroma walkeri (Stebbing, 1905)Info
Sphaeromopsis reticulata (Stebbing, 1910)Info
Synidotea hirtipes (Milne Edwards, 1840)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tylos exiguus (Stebbing, 1910)Info
Species with XBack  Top
Xenanthura sinaica (Wägele, 1981)Info
49 Species in Isopoda for Red Sea 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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