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

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Striped Shore Crab Pachygrapsus crassipes

Observer

meallen12

Date

November 25, 2014 04:30 PM PST

Description

Little crab from the tide pools at Cabrillo.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Rock Shore crab (Pachygrapsus crassipes) Pachygrapsus crassipes

Observer

rslee

Date

November 25, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Shore Crabs Family Grapsidae

Observer

rslee

Date

November 25, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

kmedina

Date

November 25, 2014 04:30 PM PST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Striped shore Crabs Family Grapsidae

Observer

jayjay

Date

November 25, 2014 06:28 AM PST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Amphipod Order Amphipoda

Observer

mike68lusk

Date

August 7, 2013

Description

High tide mark

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Graceful decorator crab Oregonia gracilis

Observer

sarka

Date

July 24, 2013

Photos / Sounds

Observer

sarka

Date

July 5, 2013

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Common Pillbug Armadillidium vulgare

Observer

ahcarney

Date

November 12, 2014

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

finrod

Date

November 25, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

1 young crayfish seen during a night survey in an important native amphibians site, a very bad find :-(

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

isopods Order Isopoda

Observer

dtrela

Date

February 23, 2014

Description

Sow bugs

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

isopods Order Isopoda

Observer

dtrela

Date

February 2, 2014

Description

Sow bugs

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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...

No range data available.