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Common rough woodlouse - Porcellio scaber


Common rough woodlouse - Porcellio scaber
Common rough woodlouse - Porcellio scaber

Porcellio scaber
Subspecies6
Common namesRough woodlouse, Common rough woodlouse, Common slater
German namesKellerassel
Dutch namesRuwe Pissebed
Danish namesGråBænkebider, Grå bænkebider
Finnish namesKyhmysiira
Norwegian namesKjellerskrukketroll
Swedish namesKällargråsugga
AuthorLatreille, 1804
Distribution
Continents:

America
North America
USA (Michigan (Emmet County), Washington (Puget Sound)), Mexico, Canada, Bermuda Islands (Bermuda), Saint Pierre and Miquelon
South America
Colombia, Ecuador (Galápagos (Galápagos Islands)), Argentina, Venezuela, Chile (Valparaiso Region (Valparaiso Province (Juan Fernández Islands)))
Central America
Guatemala
Eurasia
Europe
North Europe (British Isles (United Kingdom (Great Britain (England (English Midlands (East Midlands (Leicestershire)), South England (Southwest England (Isles of Scilly)), North England (Northeast England (County Durham))), Scotland)), Ireland), Germany (West Germany (North Rhine-Westphalia)), Scandinavia (Norway, Sweden, Denmark (Faroe Islands)), Fennoscandia (Finland), Baltic region (Baltic States (Estonia)), Iceland), South Europe (Iberian Peninsula (Spain, Portugal), Italy), Southeast Europe (Yugoslavia (Bosnia and Herzegovina), Romania, Bulgaria, Greece), West Europe (Austria, France, Switzerland, Benelux (Belgium, Netherlands, Luxembourg)), Central Europe (Hungary, Poland, Czech Republic (Moravia, Bohemia), Slovakia)
Asia
Far East (East Asia (Japan, China)), West Asia (Near East (Egypt))
Russia
Oceania
Australasia
Australia (Tasmania, East Australia (Queensland, New South Wales (Sydney Basin (Sydney)), Victoria), Northern Territory, South Australia, West Australia)
Polynesia
New Zealand, Hawaii
Africa
West Africa
Togo
Southern Africa
Republic South Africa


World Oceans:

Atlantic Ocean
British overseas territory Atlantic
Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha (Saint Helena, Tristan da Cunha (Gough Island, Inaccessible Island), Ascension)
Pacific Ocean
South Pacific


CountriesArgentina, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, China, Colombia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Ecuador, Egypt, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Guatemala, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Luxembourg, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Slovakia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Togo, USA, United Kingdom, Venezuela
Links and ReferencesPorcellio scaber in bie.ala.org.au
Porcellio scaber in faunaeur.org
Porcellio scaber in itis.gov
Porcellio scaber in dyntaxa.se
Porcellio scaber in Wikipedia (English)

Description of images / photos
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Taxonomy
ClassMalacostraca
Malacostracans, Higher Crustaceans
SubclassEumalacostraca
SuperorderPeracarida
OrderIsopoda
Sowbugs, Pillbugs, Isopods, Woodlice, Water Slaters, Freshwater Isopods, Isopods and sowbugs
SuborderOniscidea
Woodlice
InfraorderLigiamorpha
SectionCrinocheta
SuperfamilyArmadilloidea
FamilyPorcellionidae
GenusPorcellio
Speciesscaber
Porcellio scaber
Rough woodlouse, Common rough woodlouse, Common slater
AuthorLatreille, 1804
 
Synonyms
Porcellio graniger
 
Subspecies
Porcellio scaber americanus
Porcellio scaber flavobrunneus
Porcellio scaber flavomaculata
Porcellio scaber japonicus
Porcellio scaber lusitanus
Porcellio scaber scaber
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