Classification
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  • Chinese (Traditional)
    • 十足目
  • Russian
    • Десятиногие ракообразные
  • Belarusian
    • Дзесяціногія ракападобныя
  • Scientific Names
    • Decapoda
  • English
    • Decapods
    • Crabs, Shrimp, and Lobsters
  • Spanish
    • Cangrejos, langostas y camarones
  • Japanese
    • 十脚目
    • エビ目

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Recent observations

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No photos or sounds

What

Fiddler Crabs Genus Uca

Observer

juddpatterson

Date

May 27, 2016 10:39 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Blue Land Crab Cardisoma guanhumi

Observer

juddpatterson

Date

May 27, 2016 10:17 AM EDT

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No photos or sounds

What

Blue Land Crab Cardisoma guanhumi

Observer

rockjetty

Date

May 27, 2016 11:00 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

robberfly

Date

May 26, 2016 12:54 PM HST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Dan had these amazing Hawaiian endemics in a tank in his lab. It is an utterly self-contained world it lives in, feeding on algae and bacterial mats. Sold in pet stores here, an individual can live up to 20 years.

Photos / Sounds

What

Red Swamp Crawfish Procambarus clarkii

Observer

calopteryx

Date

May 22, 2016 11:53 AM ADT

Tags

Photos / Sounds

Observer

jefffryett

Date

May 26, 2016

Description

Small crab found on stony beach.

Photos / Sounds

What

True Crabs Infraorder Brachyura

Observer

saadb

Date

May 26, 2016 11:12 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Swimming Crabs Family Portunidae

Observer

stevedaniels

Date

May 17, 2007

Description

I'm trying to decide whether those rear appendages belong to the Portunidae or not. They look quite similar to Carupa tenupies which is listed as present in this area by WoRMS.

http://www.crustaceology.com/?t=68&u=425631&g=46f3da040c0d771f7191ef53dd22ed55&q=6457159e3ea294d434110071764f7cc2

Photos / Sounds

Observer

stevedaniels

Date

April 22, 2011

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Warty Crab Eriphia verrucosa

Observer

stevedaniels

Date

March 9, 2012

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Northern Kelp Crab Pugettia producta

Observer

fmgee

Date

May 23, 2016 01:09 PM PDT

Place

lantzville (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Striped Shore Crab Pachygrapsus crassipes

Observer

kimssight

Date

May 26, 2016 08:38 AM MST
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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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