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

Family Ligiidae - Rock Slaters


Wright J. (yyyy) Southern California Oniscidea
[cite:1347745]

Wright J. (1997) Pillbugs
[cite:502550]
a detailed fact sheet with emphasis on SD fauna

Schotte et al., eds. (2008-) World marine, freshwater and terrestrial isopod crustaceans database (version 2013-03-04)
[cite:502553]

Schotte M., Boyko C.B, Bruce N.L., Poore G.C.B., Taiti S., Wilson G.D.F. (Eds) (2013) WoRMS Isopoda: World marine, freshwater and terrestrial isopod crustaceans database (version 2013-03-04) (part of World Register of Marine Species)

Boyko et al. (Eds) (2008-) World marine, freshwater and terrestrial isopod crustaceans database
[cite:502553]
Source suggested as BG standard reference in(1)

Key to the Isopoda of Ohio revised by G.S. Rife
[cite:502537]

Key to the Zooplankton of the Northeast
helpful key to common zooplankton, such as daphniidae or cylopidae

ITP advanced taxonomic training videos
Links to a series of videos focused mainly on microscopic identification of specimens of plant-feeding arthropods (and potential pest species), including sections on mites, thrips, aphids, whiteflies, mealybugs, stink bugs, scale insects, leafhoppers/planthoppers, and some moths/caterpillars.

There are also other ID tools and videos that can be searched for here:
https://idtools.org/identify.php?format%5B%5D=website&keyword=&category=1&sortby=date+DESC

Symbiota Collections of Arthropods Network (SCAN)