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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O grupo funcional saprofago e formado por Isopoda, Orthoptera, Diplopoda, Symphyla, Thysanoptera e Blattodea, dentre estes, o grupo de maior ocorrencia nas duas epocas foi o Isopoda (Tabelas 3 e 4).
a = Orthoptera, b = Araneae, c = Coleoptera, d = Diplopoda, e = Chilopoda, f = Dermaptera, g = Hymenoptera (Formicidae), h = Isopoda, i = Coleoptera (larva), j = Hemiptera, k = Hymenoptera (no Formicidae), l = Diptera, m =Lepidoptera (larva), n = Acari, o = Diptera (larva), p = Opilion, q = Decapoda, r = Homoptera, s = Neuroptera y t = Neuroptera (larva).
The ability to roll the body into a ball is a common defensive strategy in several taxa and has been reported in arthropods, such as pill millipedes (terrestrial species of the Sphaerotheriida and Glomerida), marine pill bugs (Isopoda), and the larval stages of mantis shrimp (Stomatopoda; Haug & Haug 2014).
(2002) studied the metazoan community of parasites associated with Argentine goatfish Mullus argentinae captured in the littoral of the State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil finding Digenea, Monogenea, Cestoda, Acanthocephala, Nematoda, Hirudinea and Isopoda. In terms of parasitological indexes, Luque et al.
This was the case of Araneae, Blattodea, Chilopoda, Coleoptera (larvae, pupae, and adults), Diplopoda, Formicidae (larvae and adults), Isoptera, Isopoda, Oligochaeta (cocoons and adults) and Orthoptera.
Los representantes mas comunes incluyen algunos grupos de Coleoptera (escarabajos), Blattodea (cucarachas), Hymenoptera (hormigas), Mollusca (caracoles), Hemiptera (chinches), Arachnida (aranas, acaros, esquizomidos y pseudoescorpiones), Isopoda (cochinillas) y Miriapoda (cien y mil pies) (Cabrera-Davila et al., 2011a).
Otros grupos predominantes fueron Araneae, Isopoda, Blattariae, Hymenoptera (Formicidae), analizados dentro del ensamblaje de artropodos.
Additional groups (Hymenoptera, Isopoda, pseudoscorpionida, and psocoptera) were present sporadically and may not be associated with the composting process; their presence might reflect their relationships with other organisms and/or preferred temperature and moisture conditions within the compost piles.
Isopoda are the largest crustaceans found on fish (20-50 mm long).
& CANTERA-KINTZ, J.R., 2007.--Crustaceos (Crustacea: Sessilia, Stomatopoda, Isopoda, Amphipoda, Decapoda) de Bahia Malaga, Valle del Cauca (Pacifico colombiano).