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Recent observations

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What

Sow Bugs Family Oniscidae

Observer

carrieseltzer

Date

May 25, 2015 10:18 AM EDT

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What

Common Shiny Woodlouse Oniscus asellus

Observer

martingrimm

Date

May 25, 2015 10:37 AM CEST

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What

Common Shiny Woodlouse Oniscus asellus

Observer

loarie

Date

May 21, 2015 05:48 PM HST

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What

Common Shiny Woodlouse Oniscus asellus

Observer

tiggrx

Date

May 19, 2015

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What

Sow Bugs Family Oniscidae

Observer

nanofishology

Date

May 8, 2015 05:24 PM CDT

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Observer

guisauco

Date

May 3, 2015 02:51 PM CEST

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What

Common Shiny Woodlouse Oniscus asellus

Observer

sehuffman

Date

April 28, 2015 07:20 PM MDT

Description

Common woodlouse found outside of my home, crawling onto my driveway. Exoskeleton is relatively smooth and evidence of 2 calcium deposits on its fifth and eighth shell sections.

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What

Common Shiny Woodlouse Oniscus asellus

Observer

raam

Date

April 23, 2015 03:45 PM PDT

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What

Sow Bugs Family Oniscidae

Observer

logybayer

Date

April 23, 2015

Description

Found under a rock, taken home and photographed later.

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Observer

joshualincoln

Date

February 20, 2015

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What

Sow Bugs Family Oniscidae

Observer

madalyn6690

Date

March 6, 2015 11:07 AM PST

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What

Sow Bugs Family Oniscidae

Observer

kestrel

Date

March 6, 2015 11:09 AM PST
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Description from Wikipedia

Oniscidae is a family of woodlice, including the common woodlouse Oniscus asellus. Six genera are certainly placed in the family (Oniscus, Oroniscus, Phalloniscus, Rabdoniscus, Rodoniscus and Sardoniscus), with eight others included by some sources (Cerberoides, Diacara, Exalloniscus, Hanoniscus, Hiatoniscus, Hora, Krantzia and Tasmanoniscus).

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