Skip to main content
Tel: (08) 6102 8352
Home > Animals > Insects > Decapoda

Decapoda Gallery

Choose from 628 pictures in our Decapoda collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. All professionally made for Quick Shipping.

Parribacus antarcticus, slipper lobster Featured Decapoda Image

Parribacus antarcticus, slipper lobster

Plate 55 from a collection of watercolour drawings of Hawaiian fishes and invertebrates. Watercolour on paper, c. 1900 by E. Gertrude Norrie (fl.1900s). Held in the Library and Archives

© Mary Evans / Natural History Museum

Animal, Art, Arthropod, Arthropoda, Crustacea, Crustacean, Decapod, Decapoda, E Gertrude Norrie, Female, Hawaii, Historical, History, Illustration, Images Of Nature, Invertebrata, Invertebrate, Lobster, Malacostraca, Nocturnal, Norrie, North America, Parribacus, Parribacus Antarcticus, Scyllaridae, Slipper Lobster, United States, United States Of America, Us, Usa, Women Artists, Zoology

Sponge decorator crab (Hyastenus elatus) Featured Decapoda Image

Sponge decorator crab (Hyastenus elatus)

Sponge decorator crab (Hyastenus elatus), an extremely well camouflaged crab, member of the spider crab family, common in Sydney Harbour. Has a pear-shaped carapace with two long rostral projections, nearly as long as the body, and two shorter projections from the rear sides. It is nearly always heavily encrusted with sponge and other sessile animals. Nelson Bay, Port Stephens, New South Wales, Australia

© Mark Spencer/AUSCAPE All rights reserved

Decorator crab (unidentified) on Soft Coral at night. Due to the heavy decoration Featured Decapoda Image

Decorator crab (unidentified) on Soft Coral at night. Due to the heavy decoration

Decorator crab (unidentified) on Soft Coral at night. Due to the heavy decoration, the diagnostic features of many species are hidden from view and only a laboratory examination of a specimen can provide positive identification. Lembeh Strait, North Sulawesi, Indonesia


Animal, Animalia, Arthropod, Arthropods, Asia, Biodiversity Hotspot, Bizarre, Camouflage, Close Up, Colour, Crab, Crabs, Crustacean, Crustracea, Decapod, Decapoda, Indian Ocean, Indo Pacific, Indonesia, Invertebrate, Lembeh Strait, Malacostraca, Marine, North Sulawesi, Ocean, Orange, Saltwater, South East Asia, Sulawesi, Tropical, Underwater, Wallacea, Water, Weird, Wildlife