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Family Porcellionidae

Blue woodlouse - Porcellio scaber woodlouse  - Porcellio scaber Wood Louse - Porcellio scaber Isopoda - Porcellio spinicornis Isopod - Porcellio scaber Isopod - Porcellio laevis Porcellionidae: Porcellio spinicornis - Porcellio spinicornis Isopod - Porcellionides
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.