This Thickclaw Porcelain Crab has enormous pincers, although it's a very tiny little fellow!
The edge of the Red Rock Crab's carapace looks like a piecrust.
Small round bugs that have seven pairs of legs. When disturbed, they curl into as ball. They were found in a habitat with numerous bark pieces and rocks. They have two antennae and their shell has about seven layers.
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...