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Recent observations

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Common Shiny Woodlouse Oniscus asellus

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gonzalezii

Date

December 29, 2016 08:57 PM CST

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Common Shiny Woodlouse Oniscus asellus

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tomdxiii

Date

January 4, 2017 05:42 PM EST

Description

Found in the garden at the front of my house just before winter.

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Common Shiny Woodlouse Oniscus asellus

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thomasbarbin

Date

December 31, 2016 12:27 PM PST

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Common Shiny Woodlouse Oniscus asellus

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johnfromkw

Date

December 25, 2016 02:56 AM EST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Under log in yard.

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Common Shiny Woodlouse Oniscus asellus

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tiggrx

Date

December 24, 2016

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Common Shiny Woodlouse Oniscus asellus

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izuminance

Date

December 6, 2016 02:42 PM PST

Description

Small invert living under a log, hard gray exoskeleton

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Common Shiny Woodlouse Oniscus asellus

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shaunmichael

Date

December 1, 2016 10:03 AM EST

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Common Shiny Woodlouse Oniscus asellus

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treegrow

Date

May 15, 2016 02:17 PM EDT

Description

Oniscus asellus. Rock Creek Park, Washington, DC, USA.

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Common Shiny Woodlouse Oniscus asellus

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johanarod

Date

November 29, 2016 09:12 AM CST

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Common Shiny Woodlouse Oniscus asellus

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tamradactyl

Date

November 28, 2016 11:12 AM EST

Description

Flatter than its relative the Pillbug, it is unable to roll up. Slightly different markings on exoskeleton as well.

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Common Shiny Woodlouse Oniscus asellus

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eambeliotis

Date

October 23, 2016 12:30 PM EDT

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Common Shiny Woodlouse Oniscus asellus

Date

November 22, 2016 09:04 AM UTC

Description

On rotting wood

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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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