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  1. Porcellio, genus Porcellionoun

    Old World genus of isopod crustaceans

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  1. Porcellio

    Porcellio is a genus of woodlice in the family Porcellionidae. These crustaceans are found essentially worldwide. A well-known species is the common rough woodlouse, Porcellio scaber. Most of the hundreds of Porcellio species were described by 1950, and many were known by the end of the 19th century already. But occasionally, new species have been found even in recent times.

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  1. porcellio

    Porcellio is a genus within the family Porcellionidae, which comprises various species of woodlice or pill-bugs. They are a type of terrestrial isopod, commonly found in areas with high humidity. Porcellio species are typically characterized by their ability to roll into a ball for protection.

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  1. Porcellio

    Porcellio is a genus of woodlice in the family Porcellionidae. These crustaceans are found essentially world-wide. A well-known species is the common rough woodlouse, Porcellio scaber. Most of the hundreds of Porcellio species were described by 1950, and many were known by the end of the 19th century already. But occasionally, new species have been found even in recent times.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Porcellio in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Porcellio in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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