Family Portunidae (Swimming crabs)

Genus

TaxonVernacular name (ENG)VideosPhotos
Achelous (18)03
 Arenaeus (2)00
 Atoportunus (3)00
Callinectes (15)02
Caphyra (17)01
 Carupa (2)00
 Carupella (3)00
 Catoptrus (7)00
 Cavoportunus (1)00
Charybdis (61)01
 Coelocarcinus (2)00
 Cronius (1)00
 Cycloachelous (6)00
 Euphylax (2)00
Gonioinfradens (2)02
 Goniosupradens (3)00
 Kume (1)00
 Laleonectes (4)00
 Libystes (6)00
Lissocarcinus (9)04
 Lupella (1)00
 Lupocycloporus (7)00
Lupocyclus (7)04
 Monomia (14)00
 Pele (1)00
 Podophthalmus (1)00
Portunus (22)03
 Richerellus (1)00
 Sanquerus (1)00
 Scylla (4)00
Thalamita (91)02
 Thalamitoides (3)00
 Thalamonyx00
 Vojmirophthalmus (2)00

Species

Species profile
  • Is marine

Vernacular names for family Portunidae

LanguageNameSource
Dutch; Flemishwenkkrabben, zwemkrabbenWorms, Worms
Englishswimming crabsWorms
GermanSchwimmkrabbenWorms
Japaneseガザミ/ワタリガニWorms
Norwegian BokmålsvømmekrabberWorms
Norwegian NynorsksymjekrabbarWorms
SwedishsimkrabborWorms
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