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Infraorder Anomura - Hermit Crabs and Mole Crabs

Hermit crab - Pagurus longicarpus Coenobita clypeatus Cryptolithodes sitchensis (Umbrella Crab) - Cryptolithodes sitchensis Tiny  - Emerita Hermit Crab with encrusting growth - Pagurus Genus species? - Clibanarius vittatus Athropod found in beach sand - Emerita talpoida Hermit crab ID in WA
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Crustacea (Crustaceans)
Class Malacostraca (Malacostracans)
Superorder Eucarida (Eucarida (Crabs, Crayfish, Shrimp, etc.))
Order Decapoda (Crabs, Crayfishes, Lobsters, Prawns, and Shrimp)
Infraorder Anomura (Hermit Crabs and Mole Crabs)
Explanation of Names
Author: MacLeay, 1838