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Species Armadillidium nasatum

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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 Armadillidiidae (Pillbugs)
Genus Armadillidium
Species nasatum (Armadillidium nasatum)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
=mehelyi, nasutum, quadrifrons, sorrentinum, speyeri
Explanation of Names
Author of species is Budde-Lund 1885
Size
To 21 mm
Identification
Details here
Range
native to sw. Europe, adventive in the New World(1); in our area, e. NA (PQ-MN-NE to NC-AR) and w. NA (ID-BC-CA)
Habitat
Grasslands, quarries, gardens, greenhouses.
Life Cycle
They molt one half at a time
Internet References
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.