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Ligia  Fabricius, 1798
Taxonomic Serial No.: 93226

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: unknown   
  Latest Record Review: 2004   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumCrustacea Brünnich, 1772 – crustacés, crustáceo, crustaceans  
                   ClassMalacostraca Latreille, 1802  
                      SubclassEumalacostraca Grobben, 1892  
                         SuperorderPeracarida Calman, 1904 – barata da praia, pulga da praia, tatuzinho de jardim  
                            OrderIsopoda Latreille, 1817 – isopods, pillbugs, sowbugs, cloportes, isopodes  
                               SuborderOniscidea Latreille, 1802  
                                  InfraorderLigiamorpha Vandel, 1943  
                                     FamilyLigiidae Leach, 1814  
                                        GenusLigia Fabricius, 1798  
    Direct Children:  
                                           Species Ligia australiensis Dana, 1853  
                                           Species Ligia baudiniana H. Milne Edwards, 1840  
                                           Species Ligia boninensis Nunomura, 1979  
                                           Species Ligia cajennensis Koch, 1847  
                                           Species Ligia cinerascens Budde-Lund, 1885  
                                           Species Ligia cursor Dana, 1853  
                                           Species Ligia curvata Vandel, 1948  
                                           Species Ligia dentipes Budde-Lund, 1885  
                                           Species Ligia dilatata Brandt, 1833  
                                           Species Ligia exotica Roux, 1828 – wharf roach 
                                           Species Ligia ferrarai Kersmaekers & Verstraeten, 1990  
                                           Species Ligia glabrata Brandt, 1833  
                                           Species Ligia gracilipes Budde-Lund, 1885  
                                           Species Ligia hachijoensis Nunomura, 1999  
                                           Species Ligia hawaiensis Dana, 1853  
                                           Species Ligia italica Fabricius, 1798  
                                           Species Ligia latissima Verhoeff, 1926  
                                           Species Ligia litigiosa Wahrberg, 1922  
                                           Species Ligia malleata Pfeffer, 1889  
                                           Species Ligia miyakensis Nunomura, 1999  
                                           Species Ligia natalensis Collinge, 1920  
                                           Species Ligia novaezealandiae Dana, 1853  
                                           Species Ligia occidentalis Dana, 1853  
                                           Species Ligia oceanica (Linnaeus, 1767) – sea slater 
                                           Species Ligia pallasii Brandt, 1833  
                                           Species Ligia pallida Jackson, 1938  
                                           Species Ligia perkinsi (Dollfus, 1900)  
                                           Species Ligia philoscoides Jackson, 1938  
                                           Species Ligia pigmentata Jackson, 1922  
                                           Species Ligia platycephala (Van Name, 1925)  
                                           Species Ligia quadrata Thomson, 1879  
                                           Species Ligia rugosa Jackson, 1938  
                                           Species Ligia simoni (Dollfus, 1896)  
                                           Species Ligia vitiensis Dana, 1853  
                                           Species Ligia yamanishii Nunomura, 1990  

  Expert: Brian Kensley & Marilyn Schotte  
  Notes: National Museum of Natural History   
  Reference for: Ligia    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Ligia   
  Source: World List of Marine, Freshwater & Terrestrial Isopoda... 2005, website (version 04-May-05)  
  Acquired: 2005   
  Notes: Compiled by Brian Kensley, Marilyn Schotte, and Steve Schilling (Oniscidea only), Department of Invertebrate Zoology, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution. Found at   
  Reference for: Ligia   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Leistikow, Andreas and Johann Wolfgang Wägele  
  Publication Date: 1999   
  Article/Chapter Title: Checklist of the terrestrial isopods of the new world (Crustacea, Isopoda, Oniscidea)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Revista Brasileira Zoologie, vol. 16, no. 1   
  Page(s): 1-72   
  Publication Place:    
  Reference for: Ligia   

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