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Decapoda US English

An order of crustaceans that includes shrimps, crabs, and lobsters. They have five pairs of walking legs and are typically marine

Decapoda in crab1 US English

A crustacean with a broad carapace, stalked eyes, and five pairs of legs, the first pair of which are modified as pincers. Crabs are abundant on many shores, especially in the tropics, where some have become adapted to life on land

Decapoda in decapod US English

A crustacean of the order Decapoda, such as a shrimp, crab, or lobster

Decapoda in shrimp US English

A small free-swimming crustacean with an elongated body, typically marine and frequently harvested for food

Decapoda in spider crab US English

A crab with long thin legs and a compact pear-shaped body, which is camouflaged in some kinds by attached sponges and seaweed