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    • Malacostraca
  • English
    • Malacostracans
  • Spanish
    • Cangrejos, langostas y camarones

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Recent observations

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What

Cochinilla Armadillidium vulgare

Observer

mercedes

Date

October 26, 2014

Place

San Fransisco, Coyoacán. (Google, OSM)

Description

La encontre debajo de una maceta.Es una cochinilla de tamaño promedio, de color entre café claro y café fuerte.

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What

Crawfishes Superfamily Astacoidea

Observer

anaconcho

Date

October 26, 2014 08:22 PM CDT

Place

Wild Basin (Google, OSM)

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What

True Crabs Infraorder Brachyura

Date

October 29, 2014

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What

Pillbugs Family Armadillidiidae

Observer

adorward2018

Date

October 29, 2014 10:13 AM PDT

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What

Striped Shore Crab Pachygrapsus crassipes

Observer

dpom

Date

October 28, 2014

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What

Crabs, Crayfish, Shrimp, and Allies Superorder Eucarida

Observer

dpom

Date

October 28, 2014

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Crabs, Crayfish, Shrimp, and Allies Superorder Eucarida

Observer

dpom

Date

October 28, 2014

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What

Red Swamp Crawfish Procambarus clarkii

Observer

katzider

Date

October 20, 2014

Description

These little creatures live in the rain water corridors.

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What

Pillbugs Family Armadillidiidae

Observer

pmdenn

Date

October 27, 2014 12:30 PM PDT

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What

Japanese Skeleton Shrimp Caprella mutica

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

October 27, 2014 02:43 PM PDT

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What

Isopods Order Isopoda

Observer

loarie

Date

October 27, 2014 02:17 PM PDT

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What

Isopods Order Isopoda

Observer

loarie

Date

October 27, 2014 02:15 PM PDT
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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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