Classification
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  • Chinese (Traditional)
    • 軟甲綱
  • Scientific Names
    • Malacostraca
  • English
    • Malacostracans
  • Spanish
    • Cangrejos, langostas y camarones

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

Rock Crab Grapsus albolineatus

Observer

trcarlisle

Date

May 26, 2015 06:44 PM GST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Sow Bugs Family Oniscidae

Observer

beartracker

Date

May 25, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

nicoolejnik

Date

August 16, 2012

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

harumkoh

Date

May 27, 2015 03:10 PM JST

Description

ヒメハマトビムシ.

Photos / Sounds

P1640859

What

freshwater crayfish Family Cambaridae

Observer

muir

Date

May 22, 2015 03:29 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

P5250154

Observer

davidr

Date

May 25, 2015 02:22 AM HST

Photos / Sounds

P5250142

What

Hawaiian Swimming Crab Charybdis hawaiensis

Observer

davidr

Date

May 25, 2015 02:03 AM HST

Photos / Sounds

P5250138

What

Regal Slipper Lobster Arctides regalis

Observer

davidr

Date

May 25, 2015 01:59 AM HST

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

paul_norwood

Date

May 7, 2015

Description

In a giant barnacle shell at low tide

Photos / Sounds

Observer

paloma

Date

May 26, 2015 04:45 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Freshwater Crayfish Family Cambaridae

Observer

scottking

Date

May 22, 2015 11:12 AM CDT

Description

Crayfish
Little Carnelian Lake
Stillwater, Minnesota

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Koura Paranephrops planifrons

Observer

waipri

Date

May 27, 2015 12:28 PM NZST

Description

Tyson

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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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