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

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Recent observations

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What

Southern Kelp Crab Taliepus nuttallii

Observer

cedric_lee

Date

November 20, 2014

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Observer

erikamitchell

Date

July 8, 2010 04:48 PM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Freshwater Crayfish Family Cambaridae

Observer

erikamitchell

Date

October 24, 2011 01:34 PM EDT

Place

berlin vt (Google, OSM)

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Observer

robberfly

Date

November 20, 2014 02:03 PM PST

Description

Perhaps H. carinatus?

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What

Red Rock Crab Cancer productus

Observer

dpom

Date

November 20, 2014 03:12 PM PST

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What

Ghost Crabs Genus Ocypode

Observer

sebbas_g

Date

the past

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What

Crayfishes Superfamily Astacoidea

Observer

ivett

Date

September 14, 2014

Place

San Cristobal de las Casas Chiapas (Google, OSM)

Description

Fue encontrado en el centro deportivo "CEDEM". Durante evento deportivo. Posiblemente el ejemplar trato de escapar del impacto por maquinaria, que modifico el cause de los Humedales de Montaña, ubicado en dicho lugar.

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Observer

kueda

Date

November 8, 2014 05:30 PM AEDT

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Observer

kueda

Date

November 8, 2014 05:03 PM AEDT

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What

Crawfishes Superfamily Astacoidea

Observer

jorlicon

Date

July 26, 2014

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What

Cancer gracilis Metacarcinus gracilis

Observer

wendy5

Date

November 17, 2014

Description

This 3 1/2" Graceful Crab or Cancer gracilis was dead on the beach. I'd never found one before.

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Observer

gonzalezii

Date

March 4, 2006
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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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