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

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Crayfishes Superfamily Astacoidea

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cullen

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October 24, 2014 09:23 PM CDT

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Freshwater Crayfish Family Cambaridae

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cullen

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October 24, 2014 08:57 PM CDT

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Hermit Crabs Superfamily Paguroidea

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October 25, 2014 01:54 PM JST

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grahamarmstrong

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October 24, 2014

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Decapods Order Decapoda

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bpaton

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October 25, 2014 03:23 PM EST

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Hermit crab Superfamily Paguroidea

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bpaton

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October 25, 2014 03:01 PM EST

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True Crabs Infraorder Brachyura

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mtynan

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October 25, 2014 03:37 PM EST

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snapping shrimp Family Alpheidae

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mtynan

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October 24, 2014 05:22 PM EST

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Ghost Crabs Genus Ocypode

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mtynan

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October 24, 2014 05:19 PM EST

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Hermit crab Superfamily Paguroidea

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mtynan

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October 24, 2014 05:14 PM EST

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Hermit crab Superfamily Paguroidea

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mtynan

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October 24, 2014 04:55 PM EST

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Hermit Crab Superfamily Paguroidea

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mtynan

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October 24, 2014 04:26 PM EST
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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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