Order Decapoda (Ten-footed)

Family

TaxonVernacular name (ENG)VideosPhotos
 Acanthephyridae (8)00
 Acidopsidae (7)00
 Aethridae (7)00
 Agostocarididae (1)00
 Albuneidae (9)00
Alpheidae (48)Snapping shrimps011
 Alvinocarididae (9)00
 Amphionididae (1)00
 Anchialocarididae (1)00
 Anchistioididae (1)00
 Aphanodactylidae (6)00
 Aristeidae (9)Aristeid shrimps00
Atelecyclidae (2)Circular crabs01
 Atyidae (42)Atyid shrimps00
 Axianassidae (2)00
 Axiidae (60)00
 Barbouriidae (4)00
 Bathypalaemonellidae (2)00
 Belliidae (4)00
 Benthesicymidae (5)00
 Blepharipodidae (2)00
 Bresiliidae (2)00
 Bresilioidea incertae sedis00
 Brusiniidae (1)00
 Bythocarididae (4)00
 Bythograeidae (6)00
Calappidae (9)Box Crabs112
Callianassidae (48)Ghost shrimps02
 Callianideidae (6)00
 Callianopsidae (1)00
 Camptandriidae (25)00
 Campylonotidae (1)00
Cancridae (6)Edible crabs04
Carcinidae (3)16
 Carcinoplacidae00
Carpiliidae (1)05
 Chasmocarcinidae (16)00
 Cheiragonidae (2)Helmet crabs00
 Chirostylidae (7)Squat lobsters00
 Chlorotocellidae00
 Christmaplacidae (2)00
Coenobitidae (2)02
 Conleyidae (1)00
Corystidae (3)Masked crabs02
Crangonidae (23)Crangonid shrimp04
 Crossotonotidae (2)00
 Cryptochiridae (21)Gall crabs00
 Cyclodorippidae (10)00
 Cymonomidae (5)00
 Dacryopilumnidae (1)00
Dairidae (1)03
 Dairoididae (1)00
 Desmocarididae (1)00
Diogenidae (22)Left-handed hermit crabs235
 Disciadidae (4)00
 Domeciidae (4)00
Dorippidae (9)Demon-faced crabs02
 Dotillidae (10)00
Dromiidae (42)Sponge crabs19
 Dynomenidae (6)00
Enoplometopidae (2)01
Epialtidae (94)010
Eriphiidae (4)04
 Eryonidae00
Ethusidae (4)01
 Eucalliacidae (3)00
 Eugonatonotidae (1)00
 Eumunididae (2)00
 Euryplacidae (14)00
 Euryrhynchidae (3)00
Galatheidae (12)Squat lobsters014
 Galenidae (4)00
 Gecarcinidae (6)Land crabs00
 Geryonidae (5)Deepsea crabs00
 Glypheidae (2)00
 Glyphocrangonidae (1)Armored shrimps00
 Glyptograpsidae (2)00
 Goneplacidae (20)Angular crabs00
 Gourretiidae (8)00
Grapsidae (9)Marsh crabs03
 Hapalogastridae (5)00
 Heloeciidae (1)00
 Hepatidae00
 Hexapodidae (16)00
 Hippidae (3)Mole crabs00
Hippolytidae (17)Humpback prawns013
 Homolidae (14)00
 Homolodromiidae (2)00
 Hymenosomatidae (26)00
 Hypothalassiidae (1)00
Inachidae (35)Spider crabs332
Inachoididae (13)17
 Iphiculidae (2)00
 Kiwaidae (1)00
 Laomediidae (4)00
 Latreilliidae (2)00
 Leptograpsodidae00
Leucosiidae (72)Nut crabs02
 Linnaeoxanthidae00
 Lipkiidae00
Lithodidae (10)Stone crabs01
 Litocheiridae (2)00
 Lomisidae (1)00
 Luciferidae (2)00
 Lyreididae00
Lysmatidae (5)014
 Macromaxillocarididae (1)00
 Macrophthalmidae (12)00
Majidae (41)Spider crabs06
 Mathildellidae (5)00
 Matutidae (4)00
Menippidae (5)01
 Merguiidae (1)00
 Micheleidae (4)00
 Mictyridae (1)Grenadier crabs00
Mithracidae (14)06
Munididae (21)05
 Munidopsidae (4)00
 Nematocarcinidae (6)00
Nephropidae (16)Clawed lobsters36
Ocypodidae (13)Fiddler crabs and ghost crabs08
 Ogyrididae (1)Longeye shrimps00
 Oplophoridae (4)Deepsea shrimps00
Oregoniidae (9)02
 Orithyiidae (1)00
 Ovalipidae (3)00
 Oziidae (7)00
Paguridae (88)Right-handed hermit crabs012
Palaemonidae (146)Palaemonid shrimps1100
 Palicidae (9)Stilt crabs00
Palinuridae (12)Spiny lobsters138
Pandalidae (22)Pandalid shrimps04
 Panopeidae (20)00
 Paracalliacidae (1)00
 Parapaguridae (10)Deepwater hermit crabs00
 Parathelphusidae00
Parthenopidae (39)Calthrop crabs01
 Pasiphaeidae (7)Glass shrimps00
Penaeidae (27)Penaeid shrimps015
Percnidae (1)03
 Phyllotymolinidae (3)00
 Physetocarididae (1)00
Pilumnidae (69)05
 Pilumnoididae (2)00
 Pinnotheridae (60)Commensal crabs00
 Pirimelidae (2)00
 Pisidae00
 Plagusiidae (5)00
 Planopilumnidae (4)00
 Platyxanthidae (5)00
Polybiidae (7)05
 Polychelidae (6)00
Porcellanidae (30)Porcelain crabs016
Portunidae (33)Swimming crabs025
 Poupiniidae (1)00
 Procarididae (2)00
Processidae (6)Night shrimps03
 Progeryonidae (3)00
 Psalidopodidae (1)Scissorfoot shrimps00
 Pseudochelidae (1)00
 Pseudorhombilidae (17)00
 Pseudoziidae (3)00
 Pylochelidae (10)00
 Pylojacquesidae (2)00
 Raninidae (13)Frog crabs00
 Retroplumidae (2)00
Rhynchocinetidae (2)010
 Scalopidiidae (2)00
Scyllaridae (19)Slipper lobsters124
 Sergestidae (19)Sergestid shrimps00
 Sergestoidea incertae sedis (7)00
 Sesarmidae (34)00
Sicyoniidae (1)Rock shrimps01
 Solenoceridae (10)Solenocerid shrimps00
 Sotoplacidae (1)00
 Spongicolidae (7)00
Stenopodidae (4)027
 Sternostylidae (1)00
Strahlaxiidae (3)03
Stylodactylidae (5)01
 Tanaochelidae (1)00
Tetraliidae (2)01
 Thalassinidae (1)00
 Thiidae (2)00
Thoridae (8)07
Trapeziidae (7)02
 Trichopeltariidae (5)00
 Typhlocarididae00
 Upogebiidae (13)00
 Varunidae (39)00
 Vultocinidae (1)00
Xanthidae (136)014
 Xenograpsidae (1)00
 Xenophthalmidae (3)00
 Xiphocarididae (1)00

Vernacular names for order Decapoda

LanguageNameSource
Dutch; FlemishtienpotigenWorms
Englishten-footed, decapodsWorms, Worms
GermanDecapoden, ZehnfußkrebseWorms, Worms
Japanese十脚Worms
Swedishtiofotade kräftdjurWorms
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