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Limnoria 4 punctata.jpg
Limnoria quadripunctata
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Crustacea
Class: Malacostraca
Order: Isopoda
Family: Limnoriidae
Genus: Limnoria
Leach, 1814

About 50; see text [1]

Limnoria is also the name of one of the Nereids from Greek mythology.

Limnoria is a genus of isopods from the family Limnoriidae.



  1. ^ P. Myers, R. Espinosa, C. S. Parr, T. Jones, G. S. Hammond & T. A. Dewey (2006). "Limnoria". University of Michigan. 
  2. ^ L. J. Cookson, S. M. Cragg & Hendy (2012). "Wood-boring limnoriids (Crustacea, Isopoda) including a new species from mangrove forests of the Tukang Besi Archipelago, Indonesia" (PDF excerpt). Zootaxa 3248: 25–34. 

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