Dead, found near pole/log possible makeshift firepit. Not sure of ID.
dead, after storm surge, near log or telephone pole,and possibly a makeshift firepit. Partial animal, see the 'antenna' pointing to the right of the photo. Not sure of ID.
There was high surf advisory and storm surge, this dead crab was washed up on rocks
Shrimps, Cousteau Marine Park, Guadeloupe
Juvenile, about 1/2". Tiny purple polka dots on claws.
The hermit please, not the shell (brown turban).
Juvenile. ID as per Jensen, 2014, p. 212. In amphissa shell.
Carapace only; about 2".
rising tide reversed flow in creek that connects to Crissy Marsh. Several individuals were observed at lowest portion of creek just before culvert goes underground.
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...