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    • Decapoda
  • English
    • Decapods
    • Crabs, Shrimp, and Lobsters
  • Spanish
    • Cangrejos, langostas y camarones

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

snapping shrimp Family Alpheidae

Observer

keshikaramlochun

Date

July 19, 2014

Description

This summer I went camping and by the shallow water, I caught many 'baby' shrimp by hand. I kept them in a bucket before I put them back in the river. They were very active and jumped really quick.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

alfonsoroller

Date

April 1, 2014

Description

Quiero reportar la introducción de esta especie de acocil autraliano introducido desde el año 2010 en el río Cutzamala.

La gente principalmente los ha capturado utilizando trampas artesanales para atrapar mojarra y carpas.

Photos / Sounds

What

Hermit Crabs Superfamily Paguroidea

Observer

lindynik

Date

September 28, 2014 10:10 PM ADT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Flat-clawed Hermit Crab Pagurus pollicaris

Observer

dremsen

Date

October 19, 2012 03:05 PM EDT

Description

Incidental catch via dredge on F/V Gemma

Photos / Sounds

Observer

dremsen

Date

October 19, 2012 03:05 PM EDT

Description

Collected via dredge on F/V Gemma

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

dremsen

Date

October 19, 2012 03:05 PM EDT

Description

Collected vid dredge on F/V Gemma

Photos / Sounds

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What

sculptured slipper lobster Parribacus antarcticus

Observer

davidr

Date

September 28, 2014 09:01 AM HST

Photos / Sounds

P9280015

What

Hawaiian Swimming Crab Charybdis hawaiensis

Observer

davidr

Date

September 28, 2014 08:58 AM HST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Northern Kelp Crab Pugettia producta

Observer

dpom

Date

September 28, 2014

Description

One of the biggest ones I've ever seen came up with the rope I was pulling on.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Crawfishes Superfamily Astacoidea

Observer

sarahcarline

Date

September 27, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

melrodgers

Date

September 29, 2014 09:15 AM EST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Pict0202

What

Long-arm Cleaner Shrimp Periclimenes longicarpus

Observer

lovelyclemmy

Date

August 11, 2014 12:45 PM EET
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Description from Wikipedia

The decapods or Decapoda (literally "ten-footed") are an order of crustaceans within the class Malacostraca, including many familiar groups, such as crayfish, crabs, lobsters, prawns and shrimp. Most decapods are scavengers. The order is estimated to contain nearly 15,000 species in around 2,700 genera, with approximately 3,300 fossil species. Nearly half of these species are crabs, with the shrimp (c. 3000 species) and Anomura (including hermit crabs, porcelain crabs, squat lobsters: (c. 2500 species), making up the bulk...

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