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Remasellus parvus

Critically Imperiled (NatureServe)
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Crustacea
Class: Malacostraca
Order: Isopoda
Family: Asellidae
Genus: Remasellus
Bowman & Sket, 1985 [1]
Species: R. parvus
Binomial name
Remasellus parvus
(Steeves, 1964) [2]

Conasellus parvus (Steeves, 1964) [2]

Remasellus parvus, the swimming Florida cave isopod, is an isopod endemic to "4 caves in the Ochlockonee and Aucilla-Suwanee drainages of Florida", United States.[3] It is the only species in the genus Remasellus.[4]


  1. ^ "Remasellus Bowman and Sket, 1985". Integrated Taxonomic Information System. Retrieved July 19, 2011. 
  2. ^ a b "Remasellus parvus (Steeves, 1964)". Integrated Taxonomic Information System. Retrieved July 19, 2011. 
  3. ^ "Remasellus parvus". NatureServe. Retrieved July 19, 2011. 
  4. ^ Marilyn Schotte (2010). M. Schotte; C. B. Boyko; N. L. Bruce; G. C. B. Poore; S. Taiti; G. D. F. Wilson, eds. "Remasellus Bowman & Sket, 1985". World Marine, Freshwater and Terrestrial Isopod Crustaceans database. World Register of Marine Species. Retrieved July 19, 2011.