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Distribution path and Subregions of Somalia (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - East Africa - Somalia
Taxonomy for Isopoda (Sowbugs) in Somalia
Class
Somalia
Malacostraca (Latreille, 1802) (Malacostracans) - Systematics
 89 families, 225 genera, 375 species
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Subclass
Somalia
Eumalacostraca (Grobben, 1892)
 88 families, 221 genera, 371 species
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Superorder
Somalia
Peracarida (Calman, 1904)
 30 families, 59 genera, 88 species
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Order
Somalia
Isopoda (Latreille, 1817) (Sowbugs) - Systematics
 24 families, 50 genera, 75 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
Somalia
    Asellota (Latreille, 1802)
     4 families, 6 genera, 9 species
Suborder
Somalia
    Cymothoida (Wägele, 1989)
     8 families, 18 genera, 20 species
Suborder
Somalia
    Oniscidea (Latreille, 1802) (Woodlice)
     8 families, 10 genera, 12 species
Suborder
Somalia
    Sphaeromatidea (Wägele, 1989)
     1 family, 8 genera, 11 species
Suborder
Somalia
    Valvifera (Sars, 1882)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species

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Family overview for Isopoda (Sowbugs) in Somalia
Aegidae (White, 1850) - 1 Species
Alloniscidae (Schmidt, 2003) - 1 Species
Antheluridae (Kensley & Schotte, 2000) - 1 Species
Anthuridae (Wägele, 1982) - 3 Species
Arcturidae (Dana, 1849) - 1 Species
Buddelundiellidae (G. O. Sars, 1899) - 1 Species
Cirolanidae (Dana, 1852) - 6 SpeciesCave Isopods
Corallanidae (Nunomura, 2006) - 3 Species
Cymothoidae (Leach, 1818) - 2 Species
Eubelidae (Taiti, Ferrara & Davolos, 2000) - 21 Species
Gnathiidae (Leach, 1814) - 3 Species
Leptanthuridae (Poore, 2001) - 1 Species
Ligiidae (Leach, 1814) - 1 SpeciesRock Slaters
Macrostylidae (Hansen, 1916) - 1 Species
Mysidae (Haworth, 1825) - 2 Species
Olibrinidae (Vandel, 1973) - 1 Species
Philosciidae (Kinahan, 1857) - 3 Species
Porcellionidae (Brandt & Ratzeburg, 1831) - 3 Species
Rhyscotidae (Budde-lund, 1908) - 1 Species
Santiidae (Wilson, 1987) - 1 Species
Scyphacidae (Dana, 1852) - 1 Species
Sphaeromatidae (Latreille, 1825) - 11 Species
Stenasellidae (Dudich, 1924) - 5 Species
Tylidae (Dana, 1852) - 1 Species
24 Families with 75 Species in Somalia
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Species overview - Checklist for Isopoda in Somalia
Species with ANext  
Acanthastenasellus forficuloides (Chelazzi & Messana, 1985)Info
Accalathura sladeni (Stebbing, 1910)Info
Aega dollfusi (Monod, 1933)Info
Aethiopopactes somalicus (Taiti & Ferrara, 1985)Info
Alcirona multidigitata (Dana, 1853)Info
Alloniscus robustus (Ferrara, 1974)Info
Amesopous richardsonae (Stebbing, 1905)Info
Anthomuda cracens (Kensley, 1980)Info
Apanthura microps (Kensley, 1980)Info
Aphiloscia humicola (Ferrara, Paoli & Taiti, 1994)Info
Argathona normani (Stebbing, 1905)Info
Armadilloniscus mirabilis (Ferrara, 1974)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Baharilana lira (Kensley & Schotte, 2005)Info
Buchnerillo oceanicus (Ferrara, 1974)Info
Burmoniscus somalius (Ferrara, 1975)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Cassidias africana (Barnard, 1920)Info
Cilicaea latreillei (Leach, 1818)Info
Cirolana somalia (Schotte & Kensley, 2005)Info
Cirolana undata (Schotte & Kensley, 2005)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dynamenella scaptocephala (Messana, 1990)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Elaphognathia gladia (Kensley, Schotte & Poore, 2009)Info
Elaphognathia ramosa (Kensley, Schotte & Poore, 2009)Info
Eterocerceis somala (Messana, 1990)Info
Exallanthura sexpes (Kensley, 1980)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Gibberythrops brevisquamosa -> Illigiella brevisquamosaInfo
Gnathia arabica (Schotte, 1995)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Haliophasma poorei (Kensley, 1980)Info
Haptolana somala (Messana & Chelazzi, 1984)Info
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Illigiella brevisquamosa (Illig, 1906)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lanocira gardineri (Stebbing, 1904)Info
Ligia pigmentata (Jackson, 1922)Info
Littorophiloscia tropicalis (Taiti & Ferrara, 1986)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Macrostylis wolffi (Mezhov, 1988)Info
Metacirolana chemola (Schotte & Kensley, 2005)Info
Microcercus russoi (Arcangeli, 1932)Info
Microcercus scorteccii (Arcangeli, 1933)Info
Microcercus taramassoi -> Somaloniscus taramassoiInfo
Mothocya plagulophora (Haller, 1880)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Olibrinus mangroviarum (Ferrara, 1972)Info
Oxinasphaera furcata (Schotte & Kensley, 2005)Info
Oxinasphaera penteumbonata (Benvenuti, Messana & Schotte, 2000)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Paracilicaea nodosa (Benvenuti & Messana, 2000)Info
Paracilicaea peniculata (Benvenuti & Messana, 2000)Info
Paracilicaea uncinata (Benvenuti & Messana, 2000)Info
Periscyphis civilis (Budde-lund, 1908)Info
Periscyphis lanzai (Ferrara, 1973)Info
Periscyphis nigricans (Omer-cooper, 1926)Info
Periscyphis rubroantennatus (Ferrara, 1974)Info
Periscyphis ruficauda (Budde-lund, 1908)Info
Periscyphis somaliensis (Ferrara, 1973)Info
Periscyphis vandeli (Ferrara, 1973)Info
Periscyphis vittatus (Omer-cooper, 1926)Info
Pseudocerceis seleneides (Messana, 1988)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rhyscotus somaliensis (Ferrara, 1972)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Santia spicata (Kensley & Schotte, 2002)Info
Skotobaena monodi (Ferrara & Lanza, 1978)Info
Somalodillo pallidus (Taiti & Ferrara, 1982)Info
Somalodillo squamatus (Taiti & Ferrara, 1982)Info
Somaloniscus ercolinii (Ferrara, 1971)Info
Somaloniscus nitidus (Wedenissow, 1894)Info
Somaloniscus simonettai (Ferrara, 1971)Info
Somaloniscus taramassoi (Arcangeli, 1933)Info
Sphaeromopsis amathitis (Holdich & Jones, 1973)Info
Stenasellus agiuranicus (Chelazzi & Messana, 1987)Info
Stenasellus costai (Lanza, Chelazzi & Messana, 1970)Info
Stenasellus migiurtinicus (Messana, Chelazzi & Lanza, 1974)Info
Stenasellus pardii (Lanza, 1966)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tura candida (Ferrara, 1974)Info
Tura inquilina (Koelbel, 1894)Info
Tura mesopotamica (Taiti & Ferrara, 1985)Info
Tylos africanus (Ferrara, 1974)Info
Species with XBack  Top
Xeroniscus brevicaudatus (Ferrara, 1973)Info
Xeroniscus nogalensis (Ferrara & Taiti, 1990)Info
Xeroniscus penicilliger (Ferrara & Taiti, 1990)Info
75 Species in Isopoda for Somalia 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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