Crustacea

Crabs, shrimps, barnacles and squat lobsters

To 23 cm carapace. Collection method: SCUBA or trap

Cancer magister

Dungeness Crab

To 15 cm carapace. Collection method: SCUBA or trap

Metacarcinus gracilis

Graceful Crab

To 10 cm carapace. Collection method: SCUBA

Phyllolithodes papillosus

Heart Crab

To 20 cm carapace. Available November - late May. Collection method: SCUBA 

Lopholithoides mandtii

Puget Sound King Crab

To 8 cm carapace. Collection method: SCUBA

Cryptolithodes spp.

Umbrella/Butterfly Crab

To 5 cm carapace. Collection method: SCUBA or hand collection at low tide

Pagurus spp.

Hermit Crab

To 10 cm long. Collection method: trap

Munida quadraspina

Squat Lobster

To 18 cm long. Available from November to late May. Collection method: trap

Pandalus platyceros

Spot Prawn

To 8 cm. Collection method: trap

Pandalus danae

Coonstripe Shrimp

To 8 cm diameter. Collection method: SCUBA

Balanus nubilus

Giant Acorn Barnacle

To 15 cm long. Collection method: SCUBA or low tide collection

Pollicipes polymerus

Gooseneck Barnacle

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Please let us know if you are looking for an organism that does not appear on our species list, we still may be able to collect it for you. We always enjoy a challenge!

We collect with your display needs in mind. Therefore we collect large, show size specimens whenever possible. There are exceptions however: some fish and mollusc species travel better as juveniles. We will inform you when this is the case.