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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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Striped Shore Crab (Pachygrapsus crassipes) Pachygrapsus crassipes

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twqueen

Date

March 25, 2015 10:04 AM PDT

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Hermit Crabs Superfamily Paguroidea

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gyrrlfalcon

Date

March 26, 2015

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Mangrove Tree Crab Aratus pisonii

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gyrrlfalcon

Date

March 26, 2015

Description

Lots of them using the boardwalk at the beginning of the Golden Orb Nature Trail

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Painted Spiny Lobster Panulirus versicolor

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maractwin

Date

March 11, 2015 10:16 AM EDT

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Freshwater Crayfish Family Cambaridae

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fishesoftexas

Date

March 19, 2015 01:32 PM CDT

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khimmler

Date

March 26, 2015

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maractwin

Date

March 11, 2015 06:25 AM EDT

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Devil Crawfish Cambarus diogenes

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evahedstrom

Date

March 26, 2015 01:10 PM CET

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codyhough

Date

April 23, 2010

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Graceful kelp crab Pugettia gracilis

Observer

wendy5

Date

March 25, 2015

Description

This Pugettia gracilis Graceful Kelp Crab had a 1" wide carapace, and was decorated with bits of seaweed and sponge.

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kram1993

Date

the past

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Henderson's Hinge-beak Shrimp Cinetorhynchus hendersoni

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maractwin

Date

March 10, 2015 07:10 PM EDT
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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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