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Distribution path and Subregions of Seychelles (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - East Africa - Indian Ocean islands - Seychelles
Subregions: Coralline Seychelles (Aldabra Group)
Taxonomy for Isopoda (Sowbugs) in Seychelles
Class
Seychelles
Malacostraca (Latreille, 1802) (Malacostracans) - Systematics
 138 families, 447 genera, 987 species
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Subclass
Seychelles
Eumalacostraca (Grobben, 1892)
 138 families, 445 genera, 985 species
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Superorder
Seychelles
Peracarida (Calman, 1904)
 53 families, 107 genera, 169 species
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Order
Seychelles
Isopoda (Latreille, 1817) (Sowbugs) - Systematics
 37 families, 88 genera, 146 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
Seychelles
    Asellota (Latreille, 1802)
     7 families, 13 genera, 27 species
Suborder
Seychelles
    Cymothoida (Wägele, 1989)
     12 families, 32 genera, 49 species
Suborder
Seychelles
    Limnoriidea (Brandt & Poore, 2002)
     1 family, 2 genera, 7 species
Suborder
Seychelles
    Oniscidea (Latreille, 1802) (Woodlice)
     12 families, 30 genera, 46 species
Suborder
Seychelles
    Sphaeromatidea (Wägele, 1989)
     1 family, 7 genera, 12 species

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Family overview for Isopoda (Sowbugs) in Seychelles
Aegidae (White, 1850) - 1 Species
Alloniscidae (Schmidt, 2003) - 1 Species
Antheluridae (Kensley & Schotte, 2000) - 2 Species
Anthuridae (Wägele, 1982) - 7 Species
Armadillidae (Brandt, 1831) - 7 Species
Armadillidiidae (Brandt, 1833) - 3 SpeciesRoly polies
Bopyridae (Rafinesque, 1815) - 3 Species
Cirolanidae (Dana, 1852) - 11 SpeciesCave Isopods
Corallanidae (Nunomura, 2006) - 5 Species
Cymothoidae (Leach, 1818) - 3 Species
Eubelidae (Taiti, Ferrara & Davolos, 2000) - 1 Species
Expanathuridae (Nunomura, 1984) - 3 Species
Gnathiidae (Leach, 1814) - 3 Species
Gnathostenetroididae (Kussakin, 1967) - 1 Species
Hyssuridae (Wägele, 1981) - 2 Species
Irmaosidae (Ferrara & Taiti, 1983) - 2 Species
Janiridae (Sars, 1897) - 3 Species
Joeropsididae (Nordenstam, 1933) - 8 Species
Leptanthuridae (Poore, 2001) - 5 Species
Ligiidae (Leach, 1814) - 1 SpeciesRock Slaters
Limnoriidae (White, 1850) - 7 SpeciesGribble worm
Munnopsidae (Lilljeborg, 1864) - 1 Species
Mysidae (Haworth, 1825) - 7 Species
Paranthuridae (Menzies & Glynn, 1968) - 4 Species
Philosciidae (Kinahan, 1857) - 18 Species
Platyarthridae (Verhoeff, 1949) - 1 Species
Pleurocopidae (Fresi & Schiecke, 1972) - 1 Species
Porcellionidae (Brandt & Ratzeburg, 1831) - 8 Species
Rhyscotidae (Budde-lund, 1908) - 1 Species
Santiidae (Wilson, 1987) - 2 Species
Scyphacidae (Dana, 1852) - 1 Species
Sphaeromatidae (Latreille, 1825) - 12 Species
Stenetriidae (Hansen, 1905) - 5 Species
Styloniscidae (Vandel, 1952) - 1 Species
Trachelipodidae (Strouhal, 1953) - 2 Species
Tylidae (Dana, 1852) - 2 Species
36 Families with 145 Species in Seychelles
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Species overview - Checklist for Isopoda in Seychelles
Species with ANext  
Accalathura gigas (Whitelegge, 1901)Info
Accalathura hastata (Kensley & Schotte, 2000)Info
Accalathura wardae (Kensley & Schotte, 2000)Info
Aegapheles deshaysiana (H. Milne Edwards, 1840)Info
Agabiformius lentus (Budde-lund, 1885)Info
Agnara madagascariensis (Budde-lund, 1885)Info
Alloniscus pigmentatus (Budde-lund, 1885)Info
Amakusanthura cosmoledo (Kensley & Schotte, 2000)Info
Anchiphiloscia suarezii (Dollfus, 1895)Info
Anopsilana pustulosa (Hale, 1925)Info
Anthomuda hapla (Kensley, 1980)Info
Anthomuda quadrilineata (Kensley & Schotte, 2000)Info
Apanthura xenocheir (Stebbing, 1910)Info
Apanthuroides aldabrae (Kensley & Schotte, 2000)Info
Apanthuroides calculosa (Kensley & Schotte, 2000)Info
Aphantolana sphaeromiformis (Hansen, 1890)Info
Aphiloscia annulicornis (Budde-lund, 1908)Info
Argathona macronema (Bleeker, 1857)Info
Argathona rhinoceros (Bleeker, 1857)Info
Armadilloniscus indicus (Ferrara & Taiti, 1983)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Bagatus brucei -> Carpias bruceiInfo
Bethalus simplex (Dollfus, 1895)Info
Burmoniscus acutitelson (Ferrara & Taiti, 1983)Info
Burmoniscus denticulata (Ferrara & Taiti, 1983)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Carpias algicola (Miller, 1941)Info
Carpias brucei (Monod, 1974)Info
Cassidinidea clarkae (Schotte & Kensley, 2005)Info
Cassidinidea mosaica (Kensley & Schotte, 1987)Info
Cirolana aldabrensis (Schotte & Kensley, 2005)Info
Cirolana mimulus (Schotte & Kensley, 2005)Info
Cirolana monodi -> Metacirolana monodiInfo
Cirolana pustulosa -> Anopsilana pustulosaInfo
Cirolana sulcaticauda (Stebbing, 1904)Info
Colanthura pigmentata (Kensley, 1980)Info
Corallana hirsuta (Schioedte & Meinert, 1879)Info
Cubaris murina (Brandt, 1833)Info
Cymodoce lirella (Schotte & Kensley, 2005)Info
Cymodoce pilosa (Milne Edwards, 1840)Info
Cymothoa epimerica (Avdeev, 1979)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dactylokepon richardsonae (Stebbing, 1910)Info
Dactylokepon seychellensis (Danforth, 1972)Info
Dynamenella alveolata (Schotte & Kensley, 2005)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Eisothistos corallina (Kensley & Schotte, 2000)Info
Elaphognathia aldabrae (Kensley, Schotte & Poore, 2009)Info
Elumoides monocellatus (Taiti & Ferrara, 1983)Info
Eurydice humilis (Stebbing, 1910)Info
Expanathura macronesia (Kensley, 1980)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Gnathia glauca (Kensley, Schotte & Poore, 2009)Info
Gnathia stoddarti (Kensley, Schotte & Poore, 2009)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hansenium aldabrae (Kensley & Schotte, 2002)Info
Hansenium monodi (Nordenstam, 1946)Info
Hansenium remocarpus (Kensley & Schotte, 2002)Info
Hemisiriella gardineri (W. Tattersall, 1912)Info
Heteromysis brucei (O. Tattersall, 1967)Info
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Irmaos lobatus (Ferrara & Taiti, 1983)Info
Irmaos sechellarum (Ferrara & Taiti, 1983)Info
Species with JBack  Next  Top
Joeropsis algensis (Kensley & Schotte, 2002)Info
Joeropsis arpedes (Kensley & Schotte, 2002)Info
Joeropsis dimorpha (Kensley & Schotte, 2002)Info
Joeropsis indica (Müller, 1991)Info
Joeropsis indicus (Müller, 1991)Info
Joeropsis lentigo (Kensley & Schotte, 2002)Info
Joeropsis pentagona (Kensley & Schotte, 2002)Info
Joeropsis pleurion (Kensley & Schotte, 2002)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lanocira gardineri (Stebbing, 1904)Info
Lanocira glabra (Jones, 1982)Info
Leptanthura calcis (Kensley & Schotte, 2000)Info
Leptanthura maheensis (Kensley & Schotte, 2000)Info
Ligia exotica (Roux, 1828)Wharf roachInfo
Limnoria clarkae (Kensley & Schotte, 1987)Info
Limnoria indica (Becker & Kampf, 1958)Info
Limnoria insulae (Menzies, 1957)Info
Limnoria pfefferi (Stebbing, 1904)Info
Limnoria platycauda (Menzies, 1957)Info
Limnoria unicornis (Menzies, 1957)Info
Lironeca indica -> Norileca indicaInfo
Littorophiloscia aldabrana (Ferrara & Taiti, 1985)Info
Littorophiloscia occidentalis (Ferrara & Taiti, 1983)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Mahehia bicornis (Budde-lund, 1913)Info
Mahehia laticauda (Budde-lund, 1913)Info
Mahehia maculata (Budde-lund, 1913)Info
Maresiella aldabrana (Kensley & Schotte, 2002)Info
Merulanella peltata (Budde-lund, 1904)Info
Mesanthura quadrata (Kensley & Schotte, 2000)Info
Metacirolana monodi (Jones, 1976)Info
Metacirolana sphaeromiformis -> Aphantolana sphaeromiformisInfo
Metoponorthus pruinosus -> Porcellionides pruinosusInfo
Mizothenar serratum (Kensley & Schotte, 2002)Info
Munneurycope murrayi (Walker, 1903)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nagurus kensleyi (Ferrara & Taiti, 1985)Info
Neohyssura gladia (Kensley & Schotte, 2000)Info
Norileca indica (H. Milne Edwards, 1840)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Panathura indica (Kensley & Schotte, 2000)Info
Paracassidinopsis perlata (Roman, 1974)Info
Paracilicaea mossambica (Barnard, 1914)Info
Paracilicaea mossambicus (Barnard, 1914)Info
Paracilicaea stauros (Schotte & Kensley, 2005)Info
Paracilicaea teretron (Barnard, 1955)Info
Paralimnoria andrewsi (Calman, 1910)Info
Paranthura algophila (Kensley & Schotte, 2000)Info
Paranthura seychellensis (Kensley & Schotte, 2000)Info
Paranthura urodentata (Kensley & Schotte, 2000)Info
Parapenaeon expansa (Bourdon, 1979)Info
Pendanthura picardi (Kensley & Schotte, 2000)Info
Pendanthura seminigra (Kensley & Schotte, 2000)Info
Philoscina insularis (Ferrara & Taiti, 1985)Info
Pleurocope wilsoni (Kensley & Schotte, 2002)Info
Porcellionides pruinosus (Brandt, 1833)Delicate slaterInfo
Pseudanchialina inermis (Illig, 1906)Info
Pseudodiploexochus cuspidatus (Ferrara & Taiti, 1985)Info
Pseudophiloscia angustissima -> Sechelloscia angustissimaInfo
Pseudophiloscia lateralis -> Setaphora lateralisInfo
Pseudosetaphora ovata (Budde-lund, 1913)Info
Pseudosetaphora pallidimaculata (Budde-lund, 1913)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Reductoniscus costulatus (Kesselyát, 1930)Info
Renocila heterozota (Bowman & Mariscal, 1968)Info
Rhyscotus globiceps (Budde-lund, 1908)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Santia spicata (Kensley & Schotte, 2002)Info
Santia urospinosa (Kensley & Schotte, 2002)Info
Sechelloscia angustissima (Budde-lund, 1913)Info
Sechelloscia benoiti (Ferrara & Taiti, 1983)Info
Sechelloscia mucronata (Ferrara & Taiti, 1983)Info
Sechelloscia vanmoli (Ferrara & Taiti, 1983)Info
Setaphora lateralis (Budde-lund, 1913)Info
Setaphora ovata -> Pseudosetaphora ovataInfo
Setaphora pallidimaculata -> Pseudosetaphora pallidimaculataInfo
Seychellana expansa (Kensley & Schotte, 1994)Info
Siriella aequiremis (Hansen, 1910)Info
Siriella gracilis (Dana, 1852)Info
Siriella thompsoni -> Siriella thompsoniiInfo
Siriella thompsonii (H. Milne Edwards, 1837)Info
Sphaeroma terebrans (Bate, 1866)Mangrove boring isopodInfo
Sphaeromopsis sulcifera (Schotte & Kensley, 2005)Info
Spherillo maculosus (Budde-lund, 1904)Info
Spherillo parvus -> Venezillo parvusInfo
Spherillo peltata -> Merulanella peltataInfo
Stenetrium quinquedens (Kensley & Schotte, 2002)Info
Styloniscus insulanus (Ferrara & Taiti, 1983)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Trichorhina triocellata (Ferrara & Taiti, 1985)Info
Tura angusta (Budde-lund, 1913)Info
Tura testacea (Budde-lund, 1908)Info
Tylos africanus (Ferrara, 1974)Info
Tylos minor (Dollfus, 1893)Info
Species with VBack  Next  Top
Venezillo parvus (Budde-lund, 1885)Info
Venezillo pseudoparvus (Ferrara & Taiti, 1985)Info
Species with XBack  Top
Xenanthura victoriae (Kensley & Schotte, 2000)Info
146 Species in Isopoda for Seychelles 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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