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Distribution path and Subregions of Taiwan (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - Far East - East Asia - Taiwan
Taxonomy for Isopoda (Sowbugs) in Taiwan
Class
Taiwan
Malacostraca (Latreille, 1802) (Malacostracans) - Systematics
 189 families, 944 genera, 3450 species
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Subclass
Taiwan
Eumalacostraca (Grobben, 1892)
 189 families, 944 genera, 3450 species
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Superorder
Taiwan
Peracarida (Calman, 1904)
 49 families, 137 genera, 284 species
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Order
Taiwan
Isopoda (Latreille, 1817) (Sowbugs) - Systematics
 19 families, 70 genera, 121 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
Taiwan
    Asellota (Latreille, 1802)
     1 family, 3 genera, 5 species
Suborder
Taiwan
    Cymothoida (Wägele, 1989)
     6 families, 36 genera, 51 species
Suborder
Taiwan
    Oniscidea (Latreille, 1802) (Woodlice)
     10 families, 30 genera, 63 species
Suborder
Taiwan
    Sphaeromatidea (Wägele, 1989)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species
Suborder
Taiwan
    Valvifera (Sars, 1882)
     1 family, 1 genus, 2 species

Family overview for Isopoda (Sowbugs) in Taiwan
Aegidae (White, 1850) - 1 Species
Alloniscidae (Schmidt, 2003) - 2 Species
Anuropidae (Stebbing, 1893) - 1 Species
Armadillidae (Brandt, 1831) - 10 Species
Armadillidiidae (Brandt, 1833) - 2 SpeciesRoly polies
Bopyridae (Rafinesque, 1815) - 27 Species
Cirolanidae (Dana, 1852) - 6 SpeciesCave Isopods
Cymothoidae (Leach, 1818) - 15 Species
Idoteidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 2 Species
Ligiidae (Leach, 1814) - 6 SpeciesRock Slaters
Mysidae (Haworth, 1825) - 5 Species
Paranthuridae (Menzies & Glynn, 1968) - 1 Species
Philosciidae (Kinahan, 1857) - 25 Species
Platyarthridae (Verhoeff, 1949) - 1 Species
Porcellionidae (Brandt & Ratzeburg, 1831) - 6 Species
Scyphacidae (Dana, 1852) - 3 Species
Sphaeromatidae (Latreille, 1825) - 1 Species
Trachelipodidae (Strouhal, 1953) - 7 Species
Tylidae (Dana, 1852) - 1 Species
19 Families with 122 Species in Taiwan


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Species overview - Checklist for Isopoda in Taiwan
Species with ANext  
Aega falcata (Kensley & Chan, 2001)Info
Agabiformius lentus (Budde-lund, 1885)Info
Agnara delvecchioi (Arcangeli, 1927)Info
Agnara ferrarai (Jeon & Kwon, 1995)Info
Agnara madagascariensis (Budde-lund, 1885)Info
Albunione yoda (Markham & Boyko, 2003)Info
Alloniscus maculatus (Nunomura, 1984)Info
Alloniscus silvestrii (Arcangeli, 1959)Info
Anuropus pacificus (Lincoln & Jones, 1973)Info
Aporobopyrus lenticeps -> Aporobopyrus retrorsaInfo
Aporobopyrus retrorsa (Richardson, 1910)Info
Armadilloniscus ellipticus (Harger, 1878)Info
Armadilloniscus hoonsooi (Kwon & Wang, 1996)Info
Armadilloniscus lanyuensis (Kwon & Wang, 1996)Info
Athelges japonicus -> Athelges takanoshimensisInfo
Athelges takanoshimensis (Ishii, 1914)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Bathynomus decemspinosus (Shih, 1972)Info
Bathynomus doederleini (Ortmann, 1894)Info
Bathynomus doederleinii (Ortmann, 1894)Info
Bopyrella choprae -> Parabopyrella chopraiInfo
Bopyrella choprai -> Parabopyrella chopraiInfo
Bopyroides acutimarginatus -> Bopyroides hippolytesInfo
Bopyroides hippolytes (Krøyer, 1838)Info
Bopyroides sarsi -> Bopyroides hippolytesInfo
Bopyrus hippolytes -> Bopyroides hippolytesInfo
Bopyrus stebbingi -> Discorsobopyrus stebbingiInfo
Burmoniscus arcangelii (Kwon & Jeon, 1993)Info
Burmoniscus javanensis (Richardson, 1922)Info
Burmoniscus mauritiensis (Taiti & Ferrara, 1983)Info
Burmoniscus meeusei (Holthuis, 1946)Info
Burmoniscus ocellatus (Verhoeff, 1928)Info
Burmoniscus okinawaensis (Nunomura, 1986)Info
Burmoniscus wolffi (Vandel, 1970)Info
Burmoniscus xanthocephalus (Taiti & Manicastri, 1988)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Ceratothoa guttata (Richardson, 1910)Info
Chaetophiloscia dorsalis -> Ctenoscia minimaInfo
Chaetophiloscia formosana (Verhoeff, 1928)Info
Chaetophiloscia meeusei -> Burmoniscus meeuseiInfo
Ctenoscia dorsalis -> Ctenoscia minimaInfo
Ctenoscia minima (Dollfus, 1892)Info
Cterissa sakaii (L. Williams & E. Williams, 1986)Info
Cubaris arcangelii (Verhoeff, 1928)Info
Cubaris murina (Brandt, 1833)Info
Cubaris schellenbergi (Verhoeff, 1928)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dactylokepon richardsonae (Stebbing, 1910)Info
Discorsobopyrus stebbingi (Nierstrasz & Brender à Brandis, 1923)Info
Dolicholana enigma (Keable, 1999)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Elthusa raynaudii (H. Milne Edwards, 1840)Info
Excirolana chiltonii (Richardson, 1905)Info
Species with FBack  Next  Top
Formosillo zimmeri (Verhoeff, 1928)Info
Formososcia ocellatus -> Burmoniscus ocellatusInfo
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Glossobius impressus (Say, 1818)Info
Gyge ovalis (Shiino, 1939)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Haplophiloscia laevis -> Papuaphiloscia laevisInfo
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Ichthyoxenus formosanus (Harada, 1930)Info
Ichthyoxenus fushanensis (Tsai & Dai, 1999)Info
Idotea japonica -> Idotea ochotensisInfo
Idotea ochotensis (Brandt, 1851)Info
Ione taiwanensis (Markham, 1995)Info
Irona melanosticta -> Mothocya melanostictaInfo
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Ligia exotica (Roux, 1828)Wharf roachInfo
Ligia filicornis -> Ligia exoticaInfo
Ligia taiwanensi ()Info
Ligia taiwanensis (Jeng-di Lee, 1994)Info
Ligidium acutitelson (Wang & Kwon, 1993)Info
Ligidium formosanum (Wang & Kwon, 1993)Info
Littorophiloscia amphindica (Taiti & Ferrara, 1986)Info
Littorophiloscia formosana (Kwon & Jeon, 1993)Info
Littorophiloscia wangi (Kwon & Jeon, 1993)Info
Lucasioides isseli (Arcangeli, 1927)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Metabopyrus ovalis -> Gyge ovalisInfo
Metacirolana japonica (Hansen, 1890)Info
Metoponorthus pruinosus -> Porcellionides pruinosusInfo
Minicopenaeon crosnieri (Bourdon, 1979)Info
Mothocya melanosticta (Schioedte & Meinert, 1884)Info
Mysidella macrophthalma (Murano, 2002)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nagurus cristatus (Dollfus, 1889)Info
Nagurus nanus (Budde-lund, 1908)Info
Nagurus verhoeffi (Arcangeli, 1952)Info
Nerocila depressa (Milne Edwards, 1840)Info
Nerocila exocoeti (Pillai, 1954)Info
Nerocila sigani (Bowman & Tareen, 1983)Info
Nesodillo arcangelii (Verhoeff, 1928)Info
Nesodillo schellenbergi (Verhoeff, 1928)Info
Nesodillo schellenbergi schellenbergi (Verhoeff, 1928)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Orodillo sauteri (Verhoeff, 1928)Info
Ovoionella obovata (Shiino, 1958)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Papuaphiloscia laevis (Schultz, 1973)Info
Papuaphiloscia silvestrii (Arcangeli, 1927)Info
Papuasoniscus lutaoensis (Jeon & Kwon, 1996)Info
Parabopyrella choprai (Nierstrasz & Brender à Brandis, 1929)Info
Paranthura japonica (Richardson, 1909)Info
Parapenaeon crosnieri -> Minicopenaeon crosnieriInfo
Parapenaeon tertium (Nierstrasz & Brender à Brandis, 1932)Info
Parioninella obovata -> Ovoionella obovataInfo
Pentoniscus silvestrii (Arcangeli, 1927)Info
Pleurerythrops secunda (Murano, 1970)Info
Porcellio cristatus -> Nagurus cristatusInfo
Porcellio isseli -> Lucasioides isseliInfo
Porcellio nanus -> Nagurus nanusInfo
Porcellionides pruinosus (Brandt, 1833)Delicate slaterInfo
Pseudione lenticeps -> Aporobopyrus retrorsaInfo
Pseudione retrorsa -> Aporobopyrus retrorsaInfo
Pseudione tattersalli (Nierstrasz & Brender à Brandis, 1923)Info
Pseudostegias setoensis (Shiino, 1933)Info
Pseudotyphloscia alba (Dollfus, 1898)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rennelloscia mauritiensis -> Burmoniscus mauritiensisInfo
Rennelloscia wolffi -> Burmoniscus wolffiInfo
Renocila kohnoi (Williams & Williams, 1987)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Setaphora okinawaensis -> Burmoniscus okinawaensisInfo
Siriella aequiremis (Hansen, 1910)Info
Siriella gracilis (Dana, 1852)Info
Siriella thompsonii (H. Milne Edwards, 1837)Info
Sphaeroma terebrans (Bate, 1866)Mangrove boring isopodInfo
Spherillo opacus (Verhoeff, 1928)Info
Spherillo parvus -> Venezillo parvusInfo
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tylos minor (Dollfus, 1893)Info
Species with VBack  Top
Venezillo opacus (Verhoeff, 1928)Info
Venezillo parvus (Budde-lund, 1885)Info
121 Species in Isopoda for Taiwan 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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