Isopoda


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Related to Isopoda: Oniscidea
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Noun1.Isopoda - woodliceIsopoda - woodlice        
animal order - the order of animals
Malacostraca, subclass Malacostraca - largest subclass of Crustacea including most of the well-known marine, freshwater, and terrestrial crustaceans: crabs; lobsters; shrimps; sow bugs; beach flies
isopod - any of various small terrestrial or aquatic crustaceans with seven pairs of legs adapted for crawling
family Oniscidae, Oniscidae - a family of Isopoda
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A review of the Diplopoda, Chilopoda and Isopoda of Great Britain assesses the conservation status of centipedes, millipedes and woodlice and identifies the species that are considered to be vulnerable , endangered or critically endangered .
The number of Formicidae in traps was very high (up to 430) in the mixed residues heap; also Diptera and Isopoda were the most abundant there.
Organisms were classified into functional groups based on ecological processes that involve soil fauna: soil engineers = ants, earthworms, Isoptera; detritivores = Dermaptera, Diplopoda, Coleoptera, Blattodea, Isopoda, Acari, Diptera; herbivores = Hemiptera, Orthoptera, Lepidoptera larvae, Mollusca, Phasmatodea; and predators = Araneae, Chilopoda, Opiliones, Pseudoscorpionida, Mantodea.
1 * Isopoda 0 Metric HPP dam Total macroinvertebrate taxa number 17 [+ or -] 1 EPT taxa 5 [+ or -] 1 Percentage of individuals (%) Ephemeroptera 24.
Gut bacterial community structure (Porcellioscaber, Isopoda, Crustacea) as a measure of community level response to long-term and short-term metal pollution.
Class Order Family Genus/species Gastropoda Stylommatophora Polygridae Patera perigrapta PILSBRY Malacostraca Isopoda Trichoniscidae Caucasonethes sp.