Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Arthropoda > Subphylum Crustacea > Class Malacostraca > Subclass Eumalacostraca > Superorder Peracarida > Order Isopoda > Suborder Oniscidea > Family Ligiidae > Genus Ligia

Ligia oceanica (Linnaeus, 1767)

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Original genus

Oniscus Linnaeus, 1758

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

LigiaFabricius, 1798accepted genus name

Species group names

Oniscus oceanica Linnaeus, 1767 objective synonym

Vernaculars (+) (-)

 Bokmål (Norwegian): strandskrukketroll sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Danish: havbænkebider sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Dutch: havenpissebed sources: Hayward, P.; Nelson-Smith, A.; Shields, C. (1999). Gids van kust en strand: flora en fauna [Coast and beach guide: flora and fauna]. Tirion: Baarn, Netherlands. ISBN 90-5210-327-5. 352, ill. pp.
 English: common sea slater; sea slater sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points;Leewis, R. (2002). Flora en fauna van de zee [Marine flora and fauna]. Veldgids, 16. KNNV Uitgeverij: Utrecht, The Netherlands. ISBN 90-5011-153-X. 320 pp.
 English-United States: Common Sea Slater sources: Charles Hussey
 French: ligie; ligie des rivages sources: Muller, Y. (2004). Faune et flore du littoral du Nord, du Pas-de-Calais et de la Belgique: inventaire. [Coastal fauna and flora of the Nord, Pas-de-Calais and Belgium: inventory]. Commission Régionale de Biologie Région Nord Pas-de-Calais: France. 307 pp.;Leewis, R. (2002). Flora en fauna van de zee [Marine flora and fauna]. Veldgids, 16. KNNV Uitgeverij: Utrecht, The Netherlands. ISBN 90-5011-153-X. 320 pp.
 German: Klippenassel sources: Leewis, R. (2002). Flora en fauna van de zee [Marine flora and fauna]. Veldgids, 16. KNNV Uitgeverij: Utrecht, The Netherlands. ISBN 90-5011-153-X. 320 pp.
 Norwegian Bokmål: strandskrukketroll sources: Supplementum Entomologiae Systematicae. 572 pp. Ha
 Norwegian Nynorsk: strandskrukketroll sources: Supplementum Entomologiae Systematicae. 572 pp. Ha
 Nynorsk (Norwegian): strandskrukketroll sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Swedish: strandgråsugga

Literature

original description

Linnaeus, C. (1767). Systema naturae sive regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Laurentii Salvii, Holmiae. 12th ed. v. 1 (pt 2): 533-1327

basis of record

Schotte, M., B.F. Kensley, and S. Shilling. (1995 onwards). World list of Marine, Freshwater and Terrestrial Crustacea Isopoda. National Museum of Natural History Smithsonian Institution: Washington D.C., USA.

additional source

ITIS database

additional source

Pollock, L.W. 1998 A practical guide to the marine animals of northeastern North America. Rutgers University Press. New Brunswick, New Jersey & London. 367 pp.

additional source

Muller, Y. (2004). Faune et flore du littoral du Nord, du Pas-de-Calais et de la Belgique: inventaire. [Coastal fauna and flora of the Nord, Pas-de-Calais and Belgium: inventory]. Commission Régionale de Biologie Région Nord Pas-de-Calais: France. 307 pp.

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External Links

Link Marine Life Information Network - UK
Link Marine Life Information Network - UK
Link To GBIF
Link To GBIF

Citation

Schotte, M. (2011). Ligia oceanica (Linnaeus, 1767). In: Schotte, M., Boyko, C.B, Bruce, N.L., Poore, G.C.B., Taiti, S., Wilson, G.D.F. (Eds) (2011). World Marine, Freshwater and Terrestrial Isopod Crustaceans database. In: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvantidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2012) European Register of Marine Species, accessed through PESI at http://www.eu-nomen.eu/portal/taxon.php?GUID=urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:146999

Dr Geoffrey Boxshall. Ligia oceanica (Linnaeus, 1767). Accessed through: Fauna Europaea at http://www.faunaeur.org/full_results.php?id=218298

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Occurrence

 Present  Absent  Doubtful  Native  Introduced  Naturalised  Invasive  Managed  No data

Environment


marine, brackish, not fresh, terrestrial

Importance

no data

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Last modified

2008-01-03 by Dr Geoffrey Boxshall & by Marilyn Schotte

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