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Distribution path and Subregions of South Korea (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - Far East - East Asia - Korea - South Korea
Taxonomy for Isopoda (Sowbugs) in South Korea
Class
South Korea
Malacostraca (Latreille, 1802) (Malacostracans) - Systematics
 70 families, 144 genera, 227 species
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Subclass
South Korea
Eumalacostraca (Grobben, 1892)
 70 families, 144 genera, 227 species
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Superorder
South Korea
Peracarida (Calman, 1904)
 23 families, 41 genera, 70 species
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Order
South Korea
Isopoda (Latreille, 1817) (Sowbugs) - Systematics
 12 families, 23 genera, 29 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
South Korea
    Asellota (Latreille, 1802)
     3 families, 9 genera, 14 species
Suborder
South Korea
    Cymothoida (Wägele, 1989)
     4 families, 7 genera, 7 species
Suborder
South Korea
    Oniscidea (Latreille, 1802) (Woodlice)
     2 families, 2 genera, 2 species
Suborder
South Korea
    Sphaeromatidea (Wägele, 1989)
     1 family, 2 genera, 2 species
Suborder
South Korea
    Valvifera (Sars, 1882)
     2 families, 3 genera, 4 species

Family overview for Isopoda (Sowbugs) in South Korea
Aegidae (White, 1850) - 1 Species
Arcturidae (Dana, 1849) - 1 Species
Asellidae (Latreille, 1802) - 3 SpeciesWater slaters
Bopyridae (Rafinesque, 1815) - 2 Species
Cirolanidae (Dana, 1852) - 2 SpeciesCave Isopods
Cymothoidae (Leach, 1818) - 2 Species
Idoteidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 3 Species
Janiridae (Sars, 1897) - 3 Species
Ligiidae (Leach, 1814) - 1 SpeciesRock Slaters
Mysidae (Haworth, 1825) - 8 Species
Sphaeromatidae (Latreille, 1825) - 2 Species
Trachelipodidae (Strouhal, 1953) - 1 Species
12 Families with 29 Species in South Korea


Species overview - Checklist for Isopoda in South Korea
Anilocra leptosoma (Bleeker, 1857)Info
Arcturus crassispinis (Richardson, 1909)Info
Argeia pugettensis (Dana, 1853)Info
Asellus hilgendorfii (Bovallius, 1886)Info
Asellus joianus -> Phreatoasellus joianusInfo
Ceratothoa trigonocephala (Leach, 1818)Info
Cirolana japonensis -> Natatolana japonensisInfo
Cleantiella isopus (Miers, 1881)Info
Cymodoce japonica (Richardson, 1906)Info
Gnorimosphaeroma chejuense (Kim & Kim, 1988)Info
Hemiarthrus abdominalis (Krøyer, 1840)Info
Holmesiella anomala (Ortmann, 1908)Info
Idotea metallica -> Idotea ostroumoviInfo
Idotea ostroumovi (Sowinsky, 1895)Info
Iiella pelagica (Ii, 1964)Info
Koreoniscus racovitzai (Arcangeli, 1927)Info
Ligia exotica (Roux, 1828)Wharf roachInfo
Mackinia birsteini (Henry & Magniez, 1991)Info
Mackinia japonica dilatata (Matsumoto, 1967)Info
Mackinia troglodytes (Matsumoto, 1967)Info
Meterythrops microphthalma (W. M. Tattersall, 1951)Info
Natatolana japonensis (Richardson, 1904)Info
Phreatoasellus joianus (Henry & Magniez, 1991)Info
Pseudomma brevicaudum (Shen & Liu, 1989)Info
Rocinela belliceps (Stimpson, 1864)Info
Siriella gracilis (Dana, 1852)Info
Siriella japonica (Ii, 1964)Info
Siriella trispina (Ii, 1964)Info
Stilomysis major (W. Tattersall, 1951)Info
29 Species in Isopoda for South Korea 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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