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Distribution path and Subregions of World Oceans (More Checklists)
Path: World Oceans
Subregions: Antarctic Ocean, Arctic Ocean, Atlantic Ocean (British overseas territory Atlantic, Eastern Atlantic Ocean, English Channel, Mediterranean Sea, North Sea, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands), Indian Ocean (Bay of Bengal, Eastern Indian Ocean, Great Australian Bight, Northern Indian Ocean, Red Sea, Southern Indian Ocean, Timor Sea), Pacific Ocean (Aleutian Trench, Bering Sea, East Pacific, Kermadec Trench, North Pacific, South Pacific, West Pacific)
Taxonomy for Isopoda (Sowbugs) in World Oceans
Class
World Oceans
Malacostraca (Latreille, 1802) (Malacostracans) - Systematics
 358 families, 1872 genera, 5406 species
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Subclass
World Oceans
Eumalacostraca (Grobben, 1892)
 355 families, 1860 genera, 5382 species
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Superorder
World Oceans
Peracarida (Calman, 1904)
 207 families, 946 genera, 2662 species
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Order
World Oceans
Isopoda (Latreille, 1817) (Sowbugs) - Systematics
 80 families, 407 genera, 1197 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
World Oceans
    Asellota (Latreille, 1802)
     26 families, 124 genera, 388 species
Suborder
World Oceans
    Cymothoida (Wägele, 1989)
     21 families, 114 genera, 340 species
Suborder
World Oceans
    Limnoriidea (Brandt & Poore, 2002)
     3 families, 4 genera, 18 species
Suborder
World Oceans
    Microcerberidea (Lang, 1961)
     1 family, 2 genera, 5 species
Suborder
World Oceans
    Oniscidea (Latreille, 1802) (Woodlice)
     11 families, 23 genera, 49 species
Suborder
World Oceans
    Phreatoicidea (Stebbing, 1893)
     2 families, 2 genera, 2 species
Suborder
World Oceans
    Sphaeromatidea (Wägele, 1989)
     4 families, 56 genera, 138 species
Suborder
World Oceans
    Valvifera (Sars, 1882)
     8 families, 36 genera, 110 species

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Family overview for Isopoda (Sowbugs) in World Oceans
Acanthaspidiidae (Just, 2001) - 7 Species
Aegidae (White, 1850) - 33 Species
Amphisopodidae (Nicholls, 1943) - 1 Species
Antarcturidae (Kussakin & Vasina, 1998) - 27 Species
Antheluridae (Kensley & Schotte, 2000) - 1 Species
Anthuridae (Wägele, 1982) - 37 Species
Anuropidae (Stebbing, 1893) - 4 Species
Arcturidae (Dana, 1849) - 29 Species
Armadillidae (Brandt, 1831) - 28 Species
Asellidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesWater slaters
Austrarcturellidae (Poore & Bardsley, 1992) - 12 Species
Bopyridae (Rafinesque, 1815) - 14 Species
Chaetiliidae (Dana, 1849) - 5 Species
Cirolanidae (Dana, 1852) - 89 SpeciesCave Isopods
Colypuridae (Richardson, 1905) - 1 Species
Corallanidae (Nunomura, 2006) - 6 Species
Cryptoniscidae (Kossmann, 1880) - 3 Species
Cymothoidae (Leach, 1818) - 51 Species
Cyproniscidae (Giard & Bonnier, 1887) - 1 Species
Dajidae (Giard & Bonnier, 1887) - 11 Species
Dendrotiidae (Vanhöffen, 1914) - 6 Species
Desmosomatidae (Brix, 2006) - 33 Species
Echinothambematidae (Menzies, 1962) - 1 Species
Entoniscidae (Kossmann, 1881) - 2 Species
Eubelidae (Taiti, Ferrara & Davolos, 2000) - 1 Species
Expanathuridae (Nunomura, 1984) - 8 Species
Gnathiidae (Leach, 1814) - 34 Species
Gnathostenetroididae (Kussakin, 1967) - 2 Species
Hadromastacidae (Bruce & Müller, 1991) - 1 Species
Halophilosciidae (Verhoeff, 1908) - 1 Species
Haplomunnidae (Wilson, 1976) - 1 Species
Haploniscidae (Hansen, 1916) - 44 Species
Holognathidae (G. Thomson, 1904) - 3 Species
Hyssuridae (Wägele, 1981) - 10 Species
Idoteidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 29 Species
Ischnomesidae (Hansen, 1916) - 39 Species
Janirellidae (Menzies, 1956) - 14 Species
Janiridae (Sars, 1897) - 36 Species
Joeropsididae (Nordenstam, 1933) - 9 Species
Katianiridae (Svavarsson, 1987) - 1 Species
Keuphyliidae (Bruce, 1980) - 1 Species
Leptanthuridae (Poore, 2001) - 23 Species
Ligiidae (Leach, 1814) - 6 SpeciesRock Slaters
Limnoriidae (White, 1850) - 16 SpeciesGribble worm
Macrostylidae (Hansen, 1916) - 29 Species
Mesosignidae (Schultz, 1969) - 5 Species
Microcerberidae (Karaman, 1933) - 5 Species
Microparasellidae (Karaman, 1933) - 1 Species
Munnidae (Sars, 1897) - 27 Species
Munnopsidae (Lilljeborg, 1864) - 134 Species
Mysidae (Haworth, 1825) - 56 Species
Nannoniscidae (Hansen, 1916) - 19 Species
Oniscidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesSowbugs
Paramunnidae (Vanhöffen, 1914) - 39 Species
Paranthuridae (Menzies & Glynn, 1968) - 8 Species
Philosciidae (Kinahan, 1857) - 1 Species
Phreatoicidae (Chilton, 1891) - 1 Species
Plakarthriidae (Hansen, 1905) - 3 Species
Platyarthridae (Verhoeff, 1949) - 1 Species
Pleurocopidae (Fresi & Schiecke, 1972) - 1 Species
Podasconidae (Giard & Bonnier, 1895) - 1 Species
Porcellionidae (Brandt & Ratzeburg, 1831) - 6 Species
Protognathiidae (Wägele & Brandt, 1988) - 1 Species
Pseudidotheidae (Ohlin, 1901) - 1 Species
Pseudojaniridae (Wilson, 1986) - 3 Species
Rectarcturidae (Poore, 2001) - 4 Species
Santiidae (Wilson, 1987) - 4 Species
Scyphacidae (Dana, 1852) - 2 Species
Serolidae (Dana, 1852) - 49 Species
Sphaeromatidae (Latreille, 1825) - 85 Species
Stenetriidae (Hansen, 1905) - 7 Species
Styloniscidae (Vandel, 1952) - 1 Species
Tecticipitidae (Bruce, 1993) - 1 Species
Thambematidae (Stebbing, 1913) - 1 Species
Trichoniscidae (G. O. Sars, 1899) - 1 Species
Tridentellidae (Bruce, 1984) - 2 Species
Tylidae (Dana, 1852) - 1 Species
Vermectiadidae (Just & Poore, 1992) - 2 Species
Xenosellidae (Just, 2005) - 1 Species
79 Families with 1186 Species in World Oceans
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Species overview - Checklist for Isopoda in World Oceans without family allocation
Capitoniscus australis (Bourdon, 1981)Info
Carocryptus laticephalus (Schultz, 1977)Info
Cryptocisus laevis (Schultz, 1977)Info
Cryptonus truncatus (Schultz, 1977)Info
Elocryptus amplitruncus (Schultz, 1977)Info
Jaerella armata (Richardson, 1911)Info
Nalocryptus longicaudatus (Schultz, 1977)Info
Nococryptus angustus (Schultz, 1977)Info
Onocryptus alatus (Schultz, 1977)Info
Osicryptus hirsutus (Schultz, 1977)Info
Xostylus longiflagellatus (Birstein, 1970)Info
11 Species in Isopoda for World Oceans listed without family allocation
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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