Category: Crustaceans

Goniopsis cruentata, 13 September 1998

Goniopsis cruentata, the Mangrove root crab; Monroe county, Florida (13 September 1998). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Grapsus tenuicrustatus, 05 July 2011

Grapsus tenuicrustatus, the Thin-shelled rock crab; Monroe county, Florida (05 July 2011). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Panopeus herbstii, 01 July 2019

Panopeus herbstii, the Atlantic mud crab; Flagler county, Florida (01 July 2019). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org. Though I’m confident this crab belongs to Genus Panopeus, I’m not entirely confident that it is the Atlantic mud crab (though that seems to be…

Pachygrapsus transversus, 01 July 2019

Pachygrapsus transversus, the Mottled shore crab; Flagler county, Florida (01 July 2019). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org. Identification should be considered tentative at best. Though I’m confident this is a Pachygrapsus, I’m not entirely sure of the species. It should be the…

Plagusia depressa, 01 July 2019

Plagusia depressa, the Tidal spray crab; Flagler county, Florida (01 July 2019). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org. Though I am fairly confident this crab belongs to genus Plagusia, I’m less confident that it’s P. depressa, but that does seem to be the…

Callinectes sapidus, 27 June 2019

Callinectes sapidus, the Atlantic blue crab; Volusia county, Florida (27 June 2019). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Leptuca pugilator, 24 May 2019

Leptuca pugilator, the Atlantic sand fiddler crab; Brevard county, Florida (24 May 2019). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.