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Distribution path and Subregions of Tunisia (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - North Africa - Tunisia
Taxonomy for Isopoda (Sowbugs) in Tunisia
Class
Tunisia
Malacostraca (Latreille, 1802) (Malacostracans) - Systematics
 62 families, 119 genera, 216 species
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Subclass
Tunisia
Eumalacostraca (Grobben, 1892)
 62 families, 119 genera, 216 species
Tree
Superorder
Tunisia
Peracarida (Calman, 1904)
 16 families, 25 genera, 51 species
Tree
Order
Tunisia
Isopoda (Latreille, 1817) (Sowbugs) - Systematics
 10 families, 17 genera, 39 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
Tunisia
    Asellota (Latreille, 1802)
     2 families, 3 genera, 7 species
Suborder
Tunisia
    Cymothoida (Wägele, 1989)
     1 family, 2 genera, 2 species
Suborder
Tunisia
    Oniscidea (Latreille, 1802) (Woodlice)
     6 families, 9 genera, 24 species
Suborder
Tunisia
    Sphaeromatidea (Wägele, 1989)
     1 family, 3 genera, 6 species

Family overview for Isopoda (Sowbugs) in Tunisia
Armadillidae (Brandt, 1831) - 1 Species
Armadillidiidae (Brandt, 1833) - 6 SpeciesRoly polies
Asellidae (Latreille, 1802) - 4 SpeciesWater slaters
Cirolanidae (Dana, 1852) - 2 SpeciesCave Isopods
Ligiidae (Leach, 1814) - 1 SpeciesRock Slaters
Mysidae (Haworth, 1825) - 3 Species
Porcellionidae (Brandt & Ratzeburg, 1831) - 14 Species
Scyphacidae (Dana, 1852) - 1 Species
Sphaeromatidae (Latreille, 1825) - 6 Species
Trachelipodidae (Strouhal, 1953) - 1 Species
10 Families with 39 Species in Tunisia


Species overview - Checklist for Isopoda in Tunisia
Agabiformius lentus (Budde-lund, 1885)Info
Agabiformius minutus ()Info
Armadillidium decipiens -> Armadillidium vulgarePotato bugInfo
Armadillidium granulatum (Brandt, 1833)Info
Armadillidium pelagicum (Arcangeli, 1957)Info
Armadillidium tunetanum (Verhoeff, 1907)Info
Armadillidium tunetanum tunetanum (Verhoeff, 1907)Info
Armadillidium vulgare (Latreille, 1804)Potato bugSite
Armadillo mayeti (Simon, 1885)Info
Armadilloniscus letourneuxi (Simon, 1885)Info
Cirolana cranchi (Leach, 1818)Info
Dynamene edwardsi (Lucas, 1849)Info
Gastrosaccus sanctus (Van Beneden, 1861)Info
Hemilepistus reaumuri (H. Milne-edwards, 1840)Info
Lekanesphaera ephippium (Costa, 1882)Info
Lekanesphaera hookeri (Leach, 1814)Info
Leptotrichus panzeri (Audouin, 1826)Info
Ligia italica (Fabricius, 1798)Info
Porcellio albinus (Budde-lund, 1885)Info
Porcellio buddelundi -> Porcellionides buddelundiInfo
Porcellio carthaginensis (Silvestri, 1897)Info
Porcellio dominici (Di Maio & Caruso, 2006)Info
Porcellio laevis (Latreille, 1804)Smooth slaterInfo
Porcellio olivieri (Audouin, 1825)Info
Porcellio tripolitanus (Arcangeli, 1924)Info
Porcellio variabilis (Lucas, 1849)Info
Porcellionides buddelundi (Verhoeff, 1901)Info
Porcellionides pruinosus (Brandt, 1833)Delicate slaterInfo
Porcellionides sexfasciatus (Budde-lund, 1885)Info
Proasellus bagradicus (Henry & Magniez, 1972)Info
Proasellus banyulensis (Racovitza, 1919)Info
Proasellus coxalis (Dollfus, 1892)Info
Proasellus coxalis africanus (Monod, 1924)Info
Saharolana seurati (Monod, 1930)Info
Siriella armata (Milne-edwards, 1837)Info
Siriella frontalis -> Siriella armataInfo
Sphaeroma ephippium -> Lekanesphaera ephippiumInfo
Sphaeroma hookeri -> Lekanesphaera hookeriInfo
Sphaeroma serratum (Fabricius, 1787)Info
39 Species in Isopoda for Tunisia 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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