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Aquatic Specimen Collection

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  Cnidaria | Mollusca | Echinodermata | PolychaetaPisces |
Rocks with live benthos

*Special order specimens are those which are infrequently encountered or pose specific collecting challenges. 

 Crustacea
Example Common Name
Latin Name
Comments* Size & Distribution US$

Dungeness crab

Cancer magister

 

Carapace width to 9 inches (23 cm). From Pribilof Islands to Santa Barbara, California.


Red rock Crab

Cancer productus

.

Carapace to 6.2 inches (15.8cm). Range from Kodiak Island, Alaska to Isla San Martin, Baja California.

 

Heart crab

Phyllolithodes papillosus

.

To 3.6 inches (9 cm). From Dutch Harbor, Alaska to San Miguel Island, California.


Puget Sound king crab:
adult
juvenile

Lopholithodes mandtii

.

Carapace width to 12 inches (30 cm) or more. Ranges from Sitka, Alaska to Monterey, California.

Red fur or Hairy or Spiny lithode crab

Acantholithodes hispidus

.

Carapace to 2.5 inches (6 cm). From Moorovskoy Bay, Alaska to Monterey and San Nicolas Island, California.

Graceful decorator crab

Oregonia gracilis

.

Size to 1.5 inches (3.9 cm). Bering Sea to Monterey; also Japan.

Longhorn decorator crab

Chorilia longipes

.

To 1.8 inches (4.5 cm). From Kodiak, Alaska to Mexico.

 

Northern kelp crab

Pugettia producta

.

Carapace to 3.6 inches (9.3 cm). Found from Prince of Wales Island, Alaska to Baja California.

Graceful or Slender kelp crab

Pugettia gracilis

.

Carapace width to 1.3 inches (3.4 cm). Found from Aleutian Islands to Monterey.

Umbrella, Turtle butterfly crab

Cryptolithodes spp.

.

Carapace to 3.6 inches (9.0 cm). From Sitka, Alaska to Point, California.

Purple shore crab

Hemigrapsus nudus

.

Carapace to 2.2 inches (5.6 cm). From Yakobi Island, Alaska to Bahia de Tortuga, Mexico.

Sharpnose crab

Scyra acutifrons

.

Carapace to 1.7 inches (4.3 cm). From Kodiak, Alaska to Punta San Carlos, Mexico.

Blackeyed hermit crab

Pagurus armatus

.

Carapace length to 1.7 inches (4.3 cm). From Dutch Harbor, Alaska to San Diego, California.

Hermit crabs misc.

Paguridae

.  

Spot shrimp or Prawn

Pandalus platyceros

.

Size to 9.9 inches (25.3 cm). Range from Unalaska Island, Alaska to San Diego, California: Sea of Japan and Korea Strait.

Giant (Acorn) barnacles, cluster

Balanus nubilus

. Individuals to 5 inches (12.5 cm) high and 4 inches (10 cm) wide. Found from Alaska to southern California.