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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What

Tuna Crab Pleuroncodes planipes

Observer

nlaroche

Date

May 1, 2016 08:09 AM PDT

Description

Unfortunately is a morning snack for this pigeon guillemot

Photos / Sounds

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What

Freshwater Crayfish Family Cambaridae

Observer

krosenthal

Date

May 11, 2009 02:31 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Hermit Crabs Superfamily Paguroidea

Observer

lexiecarin

Date

May 5, 2016 06:35 PM CDT

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What

Small European Locust Lobster Scyllarus arctus

Observer

jpsilva

Date

September 11, 2013 11:41 AM WEST

Photos / Sounds

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What

True Crabs Infraorder Brachyura

Observer

invertzoo

Date

May 5, 2016 02:26 PM ADT

Description

This mounted carapace of a crab was washed up on the beach. It is very delicate and fragile.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Small European Locust Lobster Scyllarus arctus

Observer

jpsilva

Date

August 14, 2013 11:38 AM WEST

Photos / Sounds

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What

Spiny Squat lobster Galathea strigosa

Observer

jpsilva

Date

August 7, 2013 03:56 PM WEST

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What

Spiny Squat lobster Galathea strigosa

Observer

jpsilva

Date

August 7, 2013 03:56 PM WEST

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Observer

jpsilva

Date

August 7, 2013 03:36 PM WEST

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What

Spiny Spider Crab Maja brachydactyla

Observer

jpsilva

Date

August 7, 2013 12:05 PM WEST

Place

Portugal (Google, OSM)

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What

Spider Crabs Family Majidae

Observer

jpsilva

Date

August 7, 2013 12:04 PM WEST

Place

Portugal (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Spiny Squat lobster Galathea strigosa

Observer

jpsilva

Date

July 10, 2013 03:28 PM WEST

Place

Portugal (Google, OSM)
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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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