Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Family Trachelipodidae

Woodlice (A.K.A Sowbugs) - Trachelipus rathkii Small bug - Trachelipus rathkii   - Trachelipus rathkii Trachelipus rathkii? - Trachelipus rathkii Trachelipus rathkii or Porcellio scaber -- what exactly is the difference in the frontal lobe? - Trachelipus rathkii Trachelipus rathkii carrying young on body. - Trachelipus rathkii Woodlouse - Trachelipus rathkii Wood Louse - Trachelipus rathkii
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Crustacea (Crustaceans)
Class Malacostraca (Malacostracans)
Superorder Peracarida (Marsupial Crustaceans)
Order Isopoda (Isopods)
No Taxon (Scutocoxifera)
Suborder Oniscidea (Woodlice)
Infraorder Holoverticata
No Taxon (Orthogonopoda)
No Taxon (Crinocheta)
Family Trachelipodidae
Numbers
2 genera with a species each in our area, both introduced
Range
native to Eurasia, introduced elsewhere