Woodlice & Waterlice Checklist

Bmig Taxonomy: 

This check list is based on Gregory, S. (2009) Woodlice and Waterlice in Britain and Ireland. FSC/ BRC. 

Nomenclature follows the current World List of Marine, Freshwater and Terrestrial Isopod Crustaceans (http://www.marinespecies.org/isopoda)

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Woodlice and Waterlice of Britain and Ireland: systematic check list

Class Malacostraca
Order Isopoda
Suborder Asellota
Family Asellidae
Suborder Oniscidea
Section Diplocheta
Family Ligiidae
Section Synocheta
Family Trichoniscidae
Family Styloniscidae
Section Crinocheta
Family Halophilosciidae
Family Philosciidae
Family Platyarthridae
Family Oniscidae
Family Porcellionidae
Family Trachelipodidae
Family Cylisticidae
Family Armadillidiidae
Family Armadillidae
Order Amphipoda
Suborder Gammaridea
Family Talitridae