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Distribution path and Subregions of Saudi Arabia (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - West Asia - Near East - Saudi Arabia
Taxonomy for Isopoda (Sowbugs) in Saudi Arabia
Class
Saudi Arabia
Malacostraca (Latreille, 1802) (Malacostracans) - Systematics
 82 families, 243 genera, 445 species
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Subclass
Saudi Arabia
Eumalacostraca (Grobben, 1892)
 82 families, 243 genera, 445 species
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Superorder
Saudi Arabia
Peracarida (Calman, 1904)
 17 families, 40 genera, 62 species
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Order
Saudi Arabia
Isopoda (Latreille, 1817) (Sowbugs) - Systematics
 11 families, 25 genera, 39 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
Saudi Arabia
    Cymothoida (Wägele, 1989)
     5 families, 12 genera, 17 species
Suborder
Saudi Arabia
    Oniscidea (Latreille, 1802) (Woodlice)
     3 families, 4 genera, 6 species
Suborder
Saudi Arabia
    Sphaeromatidea (Wägele, 1989)
     1 family, 4 genera, 4 species
Suborder
Saudi Arabia
    Valvifera (Sars, 1882)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species

Family overview for Isopoda (Sowbugs) in Saudi Arabia
Anthuridae (Wägele, 1982) - 3 Species
Arcturidae (Dana, 1849) - 1 Species
Cirolanidae (Dana, 1852) - 5 SpeciesCave Isopods
Corallanidae (Nunomura, 2006) - 4 Species
Cymothoidae (Leach, 1818) - 4 Species
Eubelidae (Taiti, Ferrara & Davolos, 2000) - 11 Species
Gnathiidae (Leach, 1814) - 1 Species
Ligiidae (Leach, 1814) - 2 SpeciesRock Slaters
Porcellionidae (Brandt & Ratzeburg, 1831) - 3 Species
Sphaeromatidae (Latreille, 1825) - 4 Species
Trachelipodidae (Strouhal, 1953) - 1 Species
11 Families with 39 Species in Saudi Arabia


Species overview - Checklist for Isopoda in Saudi Arabia
Agnara madagascariensis (Budde-lund, 1885)Info
Arabanthura enigmatica -> Caenanthura enigmaticaInfo
Argathona hirsuta (Hobbins & Jones, 1993)Info
Argathona macronema (Bleeker, 1857)Info
Argathona rhinoceros (Bleeker, 1857)Info
Astacilla mccaini (Kensley, Schotte & Poore, 2007)Info
Baharilana bisulcata (Hobbins & Jones, 1993)Info
Caenanthura enigmatica (Kensley & Reid, 1984)Info
Ceratothoa retusa (Schioedte & Meinert, 1883)Info
Cymodoce fuscina (Schotte & Kensley, 2005)Info
Cymothoa eremita (Brunnich, 1783)Info
Eurydice arabica (Jones, 1974)Info
Eurydice paxilli (Schotte & Kensley, 2005)Info
Eurydice peraticis (Jones, 1974)Info
Gnathia luxata (Kensley, Schotte & Poore., 2009)Info
Heterodina mccaini (Schotte & Kensley, 2005)Info
Koweitoniscus rostratus (Ferrara & Taiti, 1985)Info
Lanocira gardineri (Stebbing, 1904)Info
Ligia exotica (Roux, 1828)Wharf roachInfo
Ligia pigmentata (Jackson, 1922)Info
Malacanthura arabica (Kensley & Schotte, 2000)Info
Metoponorthus pruinosus anconanus ()Info
Natatolana insignis (Hobbins & Jones, 1993)Info
Nerocila serra (Schioedte & Meinert, 1881)Info
Nerocila sundaica (Bleeker, 1857)Info
Periscyphis arabicus (Barnard, 1941)Info
Periscyphis barnardi (Ferrara & Taiti, 1985)Info
Periscyphis besi (Barnard, 1941)Info
Periscyphis buettikeri (Ferrara & Taiti, 1985)Info
Periscyphis felix (Taiti & Ferrara, 1989)Info
Periscyphis granai (Arcangeli, 1929)Info
Periscyphis laticarpus (Taiti & Ferrara, 1989)Info
Periscyphis vittatus (Omer-cooper, 1926)Info
Porcellio evansi (Omer-cooper, 1923)Info
Porcellio yemenensis (Barnard, 1941)Info
Somalodillo paeninsulae (Ferrara & Taiti, 1985)Info
Sphaeroma walkeri (Stebbing, 1905)Info
Sphaeromopsis sarii (Khalaji-pirbalouty & Wägele, 2009)Info
Xeroniscus erythraeus (Ferrara, 1972)Info
39 Species in Isopoda for Saudi Arabia 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)

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