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Recent observations

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What

Common Shiny Woodlouse Oniscus asellus

Observer

mrpete

Date

October 26, 2015

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What

Common Shiny Woodlouse Oniscus asellus

Observer

fmgee

Date

August 13, 2016 03:33 PM PDT

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What

Common Shiny Woodlouse Oniscus asellus

Observer

paul_norwood

Date

August 14, 2016 11:25 AM AKDT

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What

Sow Bugs Family Oniscidae

Observer

dwilson6514

Date

August 10, 2016 02:35 PM PDT

Description

Underside view of sow bug

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Square

What

Sow Bugs Family Oniscidae

Date

August 2, 2016 10:13 AM CDT

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Square

What

Common Shiny Woodlouse Oniscus asellus

Observer

loarie

Date

July 17, 2016 08:47 AM PDT

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What

Common Shiny Woodlouse Oniscus asellus

Date

June 22, 2016 06:55 PM EDT

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What

Common Shiny Woodlouse Oniscus asellus

Date

July 2, 2016 05:44 PM EDT

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What

Common Shiny Woodlouse Oniscus asellus

Observer

duarte

Date

July 13, 2016 10:14 AM BST

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What

Common Shiny Woodlouse Oniscus asellus

Observer

loarie

Date

July 15, 2016 08:38 AM EDT

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What

Common Shiny Woodlouse Oniscus asellus

Observer

loarie

Date

July 14, 2016 06:27 PM PDT

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What

Common Shiny Woodlouse Oniscus asellus

Observer

laragibson

Date

July 14, 2016 11:06 AM ADT

Description

I think the colouring makes this Oniscus asellus, instead of Porcellio dilatatus

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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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