Armadillidium


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Noun1.Armadillidium - type genus of the ArmadillidiidaeArmadillidium - type genus of the Armadillidiidae  
arthropod genus - a genus of arthropods
pill bug - small terrestrial isopod with a convex segmented body that can roll up into a ball
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Repellents in the Japanese cedar, Cryptomeria japonica, against the pill-bug, Armadillidium vulgare.
One of the best-studied isopods is Armadillidium vulgare, where infection with Wolbachia leads to cytoplasmic sex determination in which all individuals contain two ZZ chromosomes (which would make them males genetically), although they are functional females
dead subtorquata Terrestrial Organisms Mollusca: Gastropoda Helix aspersa live Arthropoda: Crustacea: Armadillidium rulgare live Isopoda Arthropoda: Crustacea: Porcellio scaber live Isopoda Arthropoda: Hexapoda: insects, several live Insecta species Arthropoda: Hexapoda: ?