APHOTOMARINE

An educational resource dedicated mainly to the photography
and diversity of marine life that can be found in coastal waters
and intertidal areas of Great Britain and Ireland by David Fenwick.

Porcelain crabs, Hermit crabs and Squat lobsters - Anomura (Crustacean images)
Porcelain crabs

Decapoda (Order) > Pleocyemata (Suborder) > Anomura (Infraorder) > Galatheoidea (Superfamily) > Porcellanidae (Family)

Porcellana
Porcellana platycheles (Pennant, 1777)
- Broad-clawed porcelain crab

Pisidia
Pisidia longicornis (Linnaeus, 1767)
- Long-clawed porcelain crab

Hermit crabs

Decapoda (Order) > Pleocyemata (Suborder) > Anomura (Infraorder) > Paguroidea (Superfamily) > Diogenidae (Family)

Clibanarius
Clibanarius erythropus (Latreille, 1818)
- St. Piran's hermit crab

Diogenes
Diogenes pugilator (Roux, 1829) - A Hermit crab

Decapoda (Order) > Pleocyemata (Suborder) > Anomura (Infraorder) > Paguroidea (Superfamily) > Paguridae (Family)

Anapagurus
Anapagurus hyndmanni (Bell, 1846) - A Hermit crab

Pagurus
Pagurus bernhardus (Linnaeus, 1758)
- Common hermit crab

Pagurus cuanensis Bell, 1845 - Hairy hermit crab
Pagurus prideaux Leach, 1815
- Prideaux's, Deep or Anemone hermit crab

Squat lobsters

Decapoda (Order) > Pleocyemata (Suborder) > Anomura (Infraorder) > Galatheoidea (Superfamily) > Galatheidae (Family)

Galathea
Galathea dispersa Bate, 1859 - A Squat lobster
Galathea nexa Embleton, 1834 - Fury squat lobster
Galathea squamifera Leach, 1814
- Scaly / Black squat lobster or Montagu's plated lobster

Galathea strigosa (Linnaeus, 1761)
- Spinous squat lobster

Decapoda (Order) > Pleocyemata (Suborder) > Anomura (Infraorder) > Galatheoidea (Superfamily) > Munididae (Family)

Munida
Munida rugosa (Fabricius, 1775) - Rugose squat lobster

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Crabs - Parasites and diseases of commercial species

European Names - Crabs, Krabben, Crabes, Cangrejos, Granchi.

European Names - Lobsters, Hummer, Langusten, Langoesten, Langoustes, Langostas, Aragoste.

European Names - Crustaceans, Krebstiere, Schaaldieren, Crustaces, Crustaceos, Crostacei.

Sealife Survey
Record UK marine life using the the Marine Biological Association's Sealife Survey (external link)

Porcelain crabs Hermit crabs and Squat lobsters anomura images UK