Classification
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  • Scientific Names
    • Malacostraca
  • English
    • Malacostracans
  • Russian
    • Высшие раки
  • Spanish
    • Cangrejos, langostas y camarones
  • Japanese
    • 軟甲綱
    • エビ綱
  • Chinese (Traditional)
    • 軟甲綱

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Common Pill-bug Armadillidium vulgare

Date

October 3, 2014 03:23 AM WEST

Description

Oniscidea (Armadillidium vulgare)

Photos / Sounds

What

Isopods Order Isopoda

Observer

mikepatterson

Date

May 24, 2016 10:57 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

victoria19

Date

May 23, 2016

Description

This protist is from the same pond sample as the pregnant water flea. The top of it was accidentally crushed, however the forked tail continued to move from side to side.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Decapods Order Decapoda

Observer

gerardo_marron

Date

March 25, 2016 08:38 AM MST

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Pillbugs Family Armadillidiidae

Observer

moorelands

Date

May 20, 2016

Photos / Sounds

Observer

jcentoni

Date

May 24, 2016 12:47 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Asian Shore Crab Hemigrapsus sanguineus

Observer

cristinamimic

Date

September 11, 2008

Description

Wells

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Asian Shore Crab Hemigrapsus sanguineus

Observer

cristinamimic

Date

August 22, 2008

Description

Wells

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Asian Shore Crab Hemigrapsus sanguineus

Observer

cristinamimic

Date

August 20, 2008

Description

Wells

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Asian Shore Crab Hemigrapsus sanguineus

Observer

cristinamimic

Date

July 14, 2008

Description

Wells

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Asian Shore Crab Hemigrapsus sanguineus

Observer

cristinamimic

Date

July 8, 2008

Description

Wells

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Asian Shore Crab Hemigrapsus sanguineus

Observer

cristinamimic

Date

August 28, 2008

Description

SSCW

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Description from Wikipedia

Malacostraca is the largest of the six classes of crustaceans, containing over 25,000 extant species, divided among 16 orders. Its members display a greater diversity of body forms than any other class of animals, and include crabs, lobsters, shrimp, krill, woodlice, scuds (Amphipoda), mantis shrimp and many other less familiar animals. They are abundant in all marine environments and have also colonised freshwater and terrestrial habitats. They are united by a common Bauplan, comprising 20 body...

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