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

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Observer

crayonponyfish

Date

March 18, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

luisnietotoscano

Date

December 10, 2013 02:40 PM CST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

No estoy seguro de si se trate de la especie, si lo es entonces se trata de una especie en peligro de extinción y quisiera saber como podemos ayudar a conservarla.Junto con este ejemplar se encontraban muchos mas.

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

jbaecher

Date

October 18, 2014

Place

Ouachita National Forest: Polk and Montgomery counties (Google, OSM)

Description

Many seen in Polk and Montgomery counties

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

弧邊招潮蟹 Uca arcuata

Observer

sunnetchan

Date

October 19, 2014 04:04 PM HKT

Description

弧邊招潮蟹 (Uca arcuata)

Photos / Sounds

What

Pacific Mole Crab Emerita analoga

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

October 19, 2014 03:45 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Dungeness Crab Metacarcinus magister

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

October 19, 2014 03:44 PM PDT

Description

Tiny, about 1/2" across carapace.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Dungeness Crab Metacarcinus magister

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

October 19, 2014 03:42 PM PDT

Description

Dead, obviously!

Photos / Sounds

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

October 19, 2014 03:22 PM PDT

Description

Black tips on claws, though not visible in this photo. About 6" across.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Purple Shore Crab Hemigrapsus nudus

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

October 19, 2014 03:14 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

East Coast Rock Lobster Panulirus homarus

Observer

rangerrich

Date

October 18, 2014 02:30 PM PDT

Description

Definite non native drop off

Photos / Sounds

What

Freshwater Crayfish Family Cambaridae

Observer

pete_woods

Date

September 30, 2014 09:56 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

yorchagomez

Date

September 10, 2014

Description

cangrejos azules en el mes de septiembre, en época reproductiva

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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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