Bookmarkable URL:http://hdl.handle.net/10217/54435

Scientific Classification

Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Arthropoda
Class:Malacostraca
Order:Decapoda
Family:unavailable
Genus:unavailable
Genus species:unavailable

Animal Characteristics

Habitat:Marine and freshwater, some terrestrial species
Diet:most decapods are carnivores, some are filter feeders
Status:No special status
Interesting Facts:Two-thirds of crustaceans are part of the class Malacostraca. There are over 8,500 species of decapods.

Other Information

Date:1958-1988 Subjects:crustacean
Crab (unidentified)
Crabs
Decapoda (Crustacea)
Malacostraca
Crustacea
Arthropoda
Invertebrates
Shellfish
Aquatic invertebrates
Aquatic animals