Category: Crustaceans

Cambarus asperimanus, 13 July 2019

Cambarus asperimanus (presumably), the Mitten crayfish; Rutherford county, North Carolina (13 July 2019). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Portunus sayi, 01 June 2014

Portunus sayi, the Sargassum swimming crab; Volusia county, Florida (01 June 2014). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Petrolisthes armatus, 01 July 2019

Petrolisthes armatus, the Green porcelain crab; Flagler county, Florida (01 July 2019). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org. Note: Though I do believe this is genus Petrolisthes, I’m not entirely convinced it belongs to P. armatus. It could be another species I don’t…

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…