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  Family Oniscidae

Genus Oniscus

    Species O. asellus -- midwestern North America.
    Species O. ancarensis
    Species O. armatus
    Species O. cookii
    Species O. lusitanus
    Species O. myrmecophilus
    Species O. simoni

Taxon Information

The Genus Oniscus is not recorded from fresh waters. This taxon has been reported from midwestern states of North America.

(These statements were generated automatically from the WInvertebrates database.)

Literature Records

  • Oniscus, [North Central United States] (Underhill et al., 1982).


  • Underhill, J.C., W.D. Schmid & D.E. Gilbertson. 1982. Taxonomic Keys to the Common Animals of the North Central States, exclusive of the parasitic worms, terrestrial insects, and birds, 4th edition. 205 pp.

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