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Family Hippidae - Mole Crabs

Mole Crab - Emerita talpoida Mole Crab - Emerita talpoida Emerita talpoida Pacific Mole Crab - Emerita analoga Emerita talpoida - female Emerita talpoida - female Mole crab Emerita - Emerita analoga
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)
Superfamily Hippoidea
Family Hippidae (Mole Crabs)
Other Common Names
Sand Crabs (used for several unrelated groups)