Scientists aim to describe a single 'tree of life' that reflects the evolutionary relationships of living things. However, evolutionary relationships are a matter of ongoing discovery, and there are different opinions about how living things should be grouped and named. EOL reflects these differences by supporting several different scientific 'classifications'. Some species have been named more than once. Such duplicates are listed under synonyms. EOL also provides support for common names which may vary across regions as well as languages.

Preferred marks the preferred classification for this taxon.

Recognized By Rank Classification
Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life: April 2013
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Species Import
BOLDS images II Species
BOLDS resource for species-level taxa
BioImages resource Species
Boston Harbor Islands Photoblitz
  • Armadillidium vulgare
Boston Harbor Islands Species Set 2
  • Armadillidium vulgare
DiscoverLife map resource
  • Armadillidium vulgare
EOL Group on Flickr
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Freshwater and Marine Image Bank, University Libraries, U Washington
Global Biotic Interactions Species
Animal Diversity Web Descriptions
Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS)
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Inventaire National du Patrimoine Naturel Species
NCBI Taxonomy
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NMNH Invertebrate Zoology resource
NatureServe resource Species
OBIS Environmental Information
  • Armadillidium vulgare (Latreille, 1804)
OBIS depth range resource
Monthly ARKive text import outlinks
  • Armadillidium vulgare
Wikimedia Commons
iNaturalist Images Species
iSpot links Species
  • Armadillidium vulgare


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