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For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Family Palaemonidae

Palaemonid Shrimp  - Palaemon elegans Palaemon intermedius Shore Shrimp - Palaemon pugio Shore Shrimp - Palaemon pugio Palaemon Rockpool Shrimp - Palaemon elegans Rockpool Shrimp - Palaemon elegans Rockpool Shrimp - Palaemon elegans
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 Caridea (Caridean shrimps)
Family Palaemonidae