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Distribution path and Subregions of Venezuela (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - South America - Venezuela
Taxonomy for Isopoda (Sowbugs) in Venezuela
Class
Venezuela
Malacostraca (Latreille, 1802) (Malacostracans) - Systematics
 139 families, 360 genera, 671 species
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Subclass
Venezuela
Eumalacostraca (Grobben, 1892)
 138 families, 358 genera, 669 species
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Superorder
Venezuela
Peracarida (Calman, 1904)
 58 families, 131 genera, 208 species
Tree
Order
Venezuela
Isopoda (Latreille, 1817) (Sowbugs) - Systematics
 31 families, 89 genera, 147 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
Venezuela
    Asellota (Latreille, 1802)
     2 families, 4 genera, 5 species
Suborder
Venezuela
    Calabozoida (Van Lieshout, 1983)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species
Suborder
Venezuela
    Cymothoida (Wägele, 1989)
     8 families, 36 genera, 49 species
Suborder
Venezuela
    Microcerberidea (Lang, 1961)
     1 family, 2 genera, 4 species
Suborder
Venezuela
    Oniscidea (Latreille, 1802) (Woodlice)
     13 families, 29 genera, 66 species
Suborder
Venezuela
    Sphaeromatidea (Wägele, 1989)
     1 family, 6 genera, 11 species
Suborder
Venezuela
    Valvifera (Sars, 1882)
     1 family, 3 genera, 3 species

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Family overview for Isopoda (Sowbugs) in Venezuela
Aegidae (White, 1850) - 1 Species
Alloniscidae (Schmidt, 2003) - 1 Species
Anthuridae (Wägele, 1982) - 11 Species
Arcturidae (Dana, 1849) - 3 Species
Armadillidae (Brandt, 1831) - 6 Species
Armadillidiidae (Brandt, 1833) - 10 SpeciesRoly polies
Balloniscidae (Araujo & Zaido, 1995) - 2 Species
Bopyridae (Rafinesque, 1815) - 12 Species
Calabozoidae (Van Lieshout, 1983) - 1 Species
Cirolanidae (Dana, 1852) - 9 SpeciesCave Isopods
Corallanidae (Nunomura, 2006) - 3 Species
Cymothoidae (Leach, 1818) - 11 Species
Dubioniscidae (Vandel, 1953) - 3 Species
Gnathiidae (Leach, 1814) - 1 Species
Janiridae (Sars, 1897) - 1 Species
Ligiidae (Leach, 1814) - 4 SpeciesRock Slaters
Microcerberidae (Karaman, 1933) - 4 Species
Munnopsidae (Lilljeborg, 1864) - 2 Species
Mysidae (Haworth, 1825) - 4 Species
Oniscidae (Latreille, 1802) - 3 SpeciesSowbugs
Paranthuridae (Menzies & Glynn, 1968) - 1 Species
Philosciidae (Kinahan, 1857) - 21 Species
Platyarthridae (Verhoeff, 1949) - 6 Species
Porcellionidae (Brandt & Ratzeburg, 1831) - 6 Species
Rhyscotidae (Budde-lund, 1908) - 2 Species
Scyphacidae (Dana, 1852) - 1 Species
Sphaeromatidae (Latreille, 1825) - 11 Species
Sphaeroniscidae (Vandel, 1964) - 3 Species
Stenoniscidae (Budde-lund, 1904) - 1 Species
Tylidae (Dana, 1852) - 2 Species
30 Families with 146 Species in Venezuela
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Species overview - Checklist for Isopoda in Venezuela
Species with ANext  
Afrocerberus letabai (Wägele, 1983)Info
Alloniscus papillosa -> Trichorhina papillosaInfo
Amakusanthura significa (Paul & Menzies, 1971)Info
Androdeloscia dalensi (Leistikow, 1999)Info
Androdeloscia hamigera (Vandel, 1952)Info
Androdeloscia opercularis (Leistikow, 1999)Info
Androdeloscia pseudosilvatica (Leistikow, 1999)Info
Anilocra haemuli (Williams & Williams, 1981)Info
Anilocra laticauda (H. Milne Edwards, 1840)Info
Anopsilana browni (Van Name, 1936)Info
Antromysis merista (Bowman, 1980)Info
Apanthura significa -> Amakusanthura significaInfo
Aporobopyrus curtatus (Richardson, 1904)Info
Arcturus caribbaeus (Richardson, 1901)Info
Armadillo crassus -> Venezillo crassusInfo
Armadillo minutus (Mulaik, 1960)Info
Armadillo multipunctatus -> Venezillo multipunctatusInfo
Armadillo truncorum -> Venezillo truncorumInfo
Armadilloniscus caraibicus (Paoletti & Stinner, 1989)Info
Artystone trysibia (Schioedte, 1866)Info
Astacilla lasallae (Paul & Menzies, 1971)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Balanopleon tortuganus (Markham, 1974)Info
Balloniscus insularum-infra-ventum (Vandel, 1952)Info
Bathynomus giganteus (A. Milne-edwards, 1879)Giant IsopodInfo
Bopyrella harmopleon (Bowman, 1956)Info
Bopyrella mortenseni -> Parabopyrella mortenseniInfo
Burmoniscus variegata (Dollfus, 1893)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Calabozoa pellucida (Van Lieshout, 1983)Info
Calycuoniscus compar (Budde-lund, 1893)Info
Caraiboscia christiani (Leistikow, 2001)Info
Carpias algicola (Miller, 1941)Info
Cerceis carinata (Glynn, 1970)Info
Chaetophiloscia pearsi (Vandel, 1953)Info
Cirolana mayana -> Excirolana mayanaInfo
Cortezura confixa (Kensley, 1978)Info
Ctenorillo mineri (Van Name, 1936)Info
Cubaris margaritae (Vandel, 1952)Info
Cyathura univam -> Stygocyathura univamInfo
Cymothoa excisa (Perty, 1833)Info
Cymothoa exigua (Schiødte & Meinert, 1884)Tongue-eating louseInfo
Cymothoa oestrum (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dubioniscus marcuzzii (Vandel, 1952)Info
Dynamenella perforata (Moore, 1901)Info
Dynamenella plicatura -> Paradella plicaturaInfo
Dynamenella tumidicauda -> Paradella tumidicaudaInfo
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Eurycope canariensis (Wilson, 1982)Info
Eurydice caudata (Richardson, 1899)Info
Eurydice personata (Kensley, 1987)Info
Excirolana braziliensis (Richardson, 1912)Info
Excirolana mayana (Ives, 1891)Info
Excorallana acuticauda (Miers, 1881)Info
Excorallana berbicensis (Boone, 1918)Info
Excorallana quadricornis (Hansen, 1890)Info
Exosphaeroma crenulatum -> Dynamenella perforataInfo
Exosphaeroma diminutum (Menzies & Frankenberg, 1966)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Glossobius hemiramphi (Williams & Williams, 1985)Info
Gnathia beethoveni (Paul & Menzies, 1971)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Haliophasma curri (Paul & Menzies, 1971)Info
Haliophasma hermani (Barnard, 1940)Info
Haliophasma valeriae -> Nemanthura valeriaeInfo
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Indanthura caribbica (Paul & Menzies, 1971)Info
Ischioscia colorata (Leistikow, 2001)Info
Ischioscia fasciifrons (Leistikow, 2001)Info
Ischioscia guamae (Leistikow, 2001)Info
Ischioscia hirsuta (Leistikow, 2001)Info
Ischioscia pariae (Leistikow, 2001)Info
Ischioscia trifasciata (Leistikow, 2001)Info
Ischioscia variegata (Dollfus, 1893)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Leptotrichus panzeri (Audouin, 1826)Info
Leptotrichus pittieri -> Trichorhina pittieriInfo
Ligia exotica (Roux, 1828)Wharf roachInfo
Ligia filicornis -> Ligia exoticaInfo
Ligia platycephala (Van Name, 1925)Info
Ligia simoni (Dollfus, 1893)Info
Lironeca redmanii -> Livoneca redmaniiInfo
Livoneca orinoco (Bowman & Diaz-ungria, 1957)Info
Livoneca redmanii (Leach, 1818)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Malacanthura caribbica -> Indanthura caribbicaInfo
Metamysidopsis insularis (Brattegard, 1970)Info
Metaprosekia nodilinearis (Leistikow, 2000)Info
Metastenoniscus neotropicalis (Paoletti & Stinner, 1989)Info
Metoponorthus pruinosus -> Porcellionides pruinosusInfo
Mothocya xenobranchia (Bruce, 1986)Info
Munidion cubense (Bourdon, 1972)Info
Mysidium columbiae (Zimmer, 1915)Info
Mysidium gracile (Dana, 1852)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nemanthura valeriae (Paul & Menzies, 1971)Info
Neosanfilippia venezuelana (Brian, 1957)Info
Novamundoniscus persimilis (Vandel, 1952)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Oncilorpheus stebbingi (Paul & Menzies, 1971)Info
Oniscus kenepurensis -> Phalloniscus kenepurensisInfo
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Parabopyrella mortenseni (Nierstrasz & Brender à Brandis, 1929)Info
Paracerceis caudata (Say, 1818)Info
Paracymothoa tholoceps (Bowman, 1986)Info
Paradella plicatura (Glynn, 1970)Info
Paradella tumidicauda (Glynn, 1970)Info
Paranthura barnardi (Paul & Menzies, 1971)Info
Phalloniscus kenepurensis (Chilton, 1901)Info
Phalloniscus marcuzzii (Vandel, 1952)Info
Philoscia diminuta (Budde-lund, 1893)Info
Philoscia seriepunctata (Budde-lund, 1893)Info
Porcellio pubescens (Dollfus, 1893)Info
Porcellio scaber (Latreille, 1804)Rough woodlouseSite
Porcellionides pruinosus (Brandt, 1833)Delicate slaterInfo
Probopyrus floridensis -> Probopyrus pandalicolaInfo
Probopyrus pandalicola (Packard, 1879)Info
Prosekia hamigera (Vandel, 1952)Info
Prosekia pearsei (Vandel, 1952)Info
Prosekia rutilans (Vandel, 1952)Info
Protocerberus schminkei (Wägele, 1983)Info
Protocerberus schminkei kruegeri (Waegele, 1983)Info
Protocerberus schminkei schminkei ()Info
Pseudasymmetrione markhami -> Pseudionella markhamiInfo
Pseudione atlantica (Bourdon, 1971)Info
Pseudione nephropsi atlantica -> Pseudione atlanticaInfo
Pseudionella markhami (Adkison & Heard, 1978)Info
Pulmoniscus insularuminfraventum (Vandel, 1952)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rhyscotoides parallelus (Budde-lund, 1893)Info
Rhyscotus sphaerocephalus (Budde-lund, 1893)Info
Rocinela signata (Schioedte & Meinert, 1879)Info
Roramoscia roraimae (Van Name, 1936)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Sphaeroma destructor ()Info
Sphaeroma terebrans (Bate, 1866)Mangrove boring isopodInfo
Sphaeroniscus bonitanus (Van Name, 1942)Info
Sphaeroniscus senex (Budde-lund, 1893)Info
Stygocyathura univam (Botosaneanu, 1983)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Thermoarcturus venezuelensis (Paul & Menzies, 1971)Info
Trichorhina ambigua (Budde-lund, 1893)Info
Trichorhina caeca (Vandel, 1952)Info
Trichorhina papillosa (Budde-lund, 1893)Info
Trichorhina pittieri (Pearse, 1921)Info
Trichorhina quisquiliarum (Budde-lund, 1893)Info
Trichorhina simoni (Dollfus, 1893)Info
Tylos marcuzzii (Soika, 1954)Info
Tylos wegeneri (Vandel, 1952)Info
Tytthocope cariacensis (Paul & Menzies, 1971)Info
Species with VBack  Next  Top
Venezillo clausus (Budde-lund, 1885)Info
Venezillo crassus (Budde-lund, 1904)Info
Venezillo grenadensis (Budde-lund, 1893)Info
Venezillo multipunctatus (Budde-lund, 1885)Info
Venezillo nigrorufus (Dollfus, 1893)Info
Venezillo pumilus (Budde-lund, 1893)Info
Venezillo rubropunctatus (Budde-lund, 1893)Info
Venezillo scaberrimus (Dollfus, 1893)Info
Venezillo truncorum (Budde-lund, 1893)Info
Venezillo venustus (Budde-lund, 1893)Info
Species with ZBack  Top
Zulialana coalescens (Botosaneanu & Viloria, 1993)Info
147 Species in Isopoda for Venezuela 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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