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 shrimps08
 Alvinocarididae (9)00
 Amphionididae (1)00
 Anchialocarididae (1)00
 Anchistioididae (1)00
 Aphanodactylidae (6)00
 Aristeidae (9)Aristeid shrimps00
 Atelecyclidae (2)Circular crabs00
 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 (47)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
 Christmaplacidae (2)00
Coenobitidae (2)02
 Conleyidae (1)00
Corystidae (3)Masked crabs02
Crangonidae (23)Crangonid shrimp02
 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 crabs227
 Disciadidae (4)00
 Domeciidae (4)00
Dorippidae (9)Demon-faced crabs02
 Dotillidae (10)00
Dromiidae (42)Sponge crabs18
 Dynomenidae (6)00
Enoplometopidae (2)01
Epialtidae (93)06
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 lobsters010
 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 prawns09
 Homolidae (14)00
 Homolodromiidae (2)00
 Hymenosomatidae (26)00
 Hypothalassiidae (1)00
Inachidae (35)Spider crabs227
Inachoididae (13)17
 Iphiculidae (2)00
 Kiwaidae (1)00
 Laomediidae (4)00
 Latreilliidae (2)00
 Leptograpsodidae00
 Leucosiidae (72)Nut crabs00
 Linnaeoxanthidae00
 Lipkiidae00
 Lithodidae (10)Stone crabs00
 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)02
 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)00
 Orithyiidae (1)00
 Ovalipidae (3)00
 Oziidae (7)00
Paguridae (88)Right-handed hermit crabs011
Palaemonidae (146)Palaemonid shrimps188
 Palicidae (9)Stilt crabs00
Palinuridae (12)Spiny lobsters131
Pandalidae (22)Pandalid shrimps03
 Panopeidae (20)00
 Paracalliacidae (1)00
 Parapaguridae (10)Deepwater hermit crabs00
 Parathelphusidae00
Parthenopidae (40)Calthrop crabs01
 Pasiphaeidae (7)Glass shrimps00
Penaeidae (27)Penaeid shrimps010
Percnidae (1)03
 Phyllotymolinidae (3)00
 Physetocarididae (1)00
Pilumnidae (69)04
 Pilumnoididae (2)00
 Pinnotheridae (60)Commensal crabs00
 Pirimelidae (2)00
 Pisidae00
 Plagusiidae (5)00
 Planopilumnidae (4)00
 Platyxanthidae (5)00
Polybiidae (7)02
 Polychelidae (6)00
Porcellanidae (30)Porcelain crabs08
Portunidae (32)Swimming crabs016
 Poupiniidae (1)00
 Procarididae (2)00
Processidae (6)Night shrimps02
 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)08
 Scalopidiidae (2)00
Scyllaridae (19)Slipper lobsters121
 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)024
 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)01
 Trichopeltariidae (5)00
 Typhlocarididae00
 Upogebiidae (13)00
 Varunidae (39)00
 Vultocinidae (1)00
Xanthidae (137)013
 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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