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Distribution path and Subregions of Tonga (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Oceania - Polynesia - Tonga
Taxonomy for Isopoda (Sowbugs) in Tonga
Class
Tonga
Malacostraca (Latreille, 1802) (Malacostracans) - Systematics
 81 families, 165 genera, 311 species
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Subclass
Tonga
Eumalacostraca (Grobben, 1892)
 81 families, 165 genera, 311 species
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Superorder
Tonga
Peracarida (Calman, 1904)
 23 families, 31 genera, 41 species
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Order
Tonga
Isopoda (Latreille, 1817) (Sowbugs) - Systematics
 10 families, 13 genera, 13 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
Tonga
    Cymothoida (Wägele, 1989)
     3 families, 3 genera, 3 species
Suborder
Tonga
    Oniscidea (Latreille, 1802) (Woodlice)
     7 families, 10 genera, 10 species

Family overview for Isopoda (Sowbugs) in Tonga
Armadillidae (Brandt, 1831) - 3 Species
Bopyridae (Rafinesque, 1815) - 1 Species
Cabiropidae (Giard & Bonnier, 1887) - 1 Species
Cirolanidae (Dana, 1852) - 1 SpeciesCave Isopods
Ligiidae (Leach, 1814) - 1 SpeciesRock Slaters
Philosciidae (Kinahan, 1857) - 2 Species
Platyarthridae (Verhoeff, 1949) - 1 Species
Porcellionidae (Brandt & Ratzeburg, 1831) - 1 Species
Styloniscidae (Vandel, 1952) - 1 Species
Trachelipodidae (Strouhal, 1953) - 1 Species
10 Families with 13 Species in Tonga


Species overview - Checklist for Isopoda in Tonga
Burmoniscus wolffi (Vandel, 1970)Info
Cabirops bombyliophila (Williams & Boyko, 2004)Info
Cubaris murina (Brandt, 1833)Info
Hansenolana anisopous (Stebbing, 1900)Info
Ligia dentipes (Budde-lund, 1885)Info
Myrmecodillo jacksoni (Dalens, 1988)Info
Nagurus tahitiensis (Jackson, 1935)Info
Papuasoniscus golovatchi (Dalens, 1988)Info
Porcellionides pruinosus (Brandt, 1833)Delicate slaterInfo
Schizobopyrina bombyliaster (Williams & Boyko, 2004)Info
Styloniscus longistylis (Dana, 1853)Info
Tongadillo punctata (Dalens, 1988)Info
Tongoscia vandeli (Dalens, 1988)Info
13 Species in Isopoda for Tonga 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)

Keywords
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