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Family Porcellionidae

On basement outside near ground. - Porcellio spinicornis Woodlouse - Porcellio scaber sow bug - Porcellio scaber woodlouse on beach - Porcellionides virgatus Wood louse - Porcellionides Isopoda, Porcellio scaber?  - Porcellio scaber Porcellio dilatatus Wood Louse - Porcellio scaber
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Crustacea (Crustaceans)
Class Malacostraca (Malacostracans)
Superorder Peracarida (Peracarida (Amphipods and Isopods))
Order Isopoda (Isopods)
Suborder Oniscidea (Woodlice)
Infraorder Holoverticata
No Taxon (Orthogonopoda)
No Taxon (Crinocheta)
Family Porcellionidae
Numbers
11 spp. (of which 8 adventive from Europe) in 4 genera in our area(1)
Internet References
classification and list of worldwide genera (ITIS)
Works Cited
1.Checklist of the terrestrial isopods of the New World (Crustacea, Isopoda, Oniscidea)
Leistikow A., Wägele J.W. 1999. Rev. Bras. Zool. 16: 1-72.