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Family: Galatheidae squat lobsters (See list of species below)

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88 species with fin ray counts including ? spines in dorsal and ? in anal fins (see list below)
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Alainius crosnieri
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Allogalathea elegans
[Elegant squat lobster]
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Anoplonida cracentis
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Anoplonida inermis
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Cervimunida johni
[Blue squat lobster]
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Cervimunida princeps
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Coralliogalathea humilis
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Fennerogalathea chacei
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Galacantha bellis
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Galacantha quiquei
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Galacantha rostrata
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Galacantha valdiviae
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Galathea aegyptiaca
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Galathea albatrossae
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Galathea amamiensis
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Galathea anepipoda
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Galathea australiensis
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Galathea balssi
[Red galathea crab]
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Galathea bimaculata
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Galathea coralliophilus
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Galathea denticulata
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Galathea dispersa
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Galathea hispida
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Galathea intermedia
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Galathea kuboi
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Galathea latirostris
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Galathea longimanoides
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Galathea lumaria
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Galathea maculiabdominalis
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Galathea mauritiana
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Galathea multilineata
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Galathea nexa
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Galathea ohshimai
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Galathea orientalis
[Oriental squat lobster]
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Galathea pilosa
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Galathea platycheles
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Galathea pubescens
[Hairy squat lobster]
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Galathea rostrata
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Galathea rubromaculata
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Galathea spinosorostris
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Galathea squamea
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Galathea squamifera
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Galathea strigosa
[Blue striped squat lobster]
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Galathea subsquamata
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Galathea tanegashimae
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Galathea ternatensis
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Heteronida aspinirostris
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Heteronida clivicola
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Lauriea gardineri
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Lauriea teresae
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Leiogalathea laevirostris
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Macrothea bouchardi
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Paramunida antares
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Paramunida antipodes
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Paramunida belone
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Paramunida echinata
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Paramunida granulata
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Paramunida labis
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Paramunida longior
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Paramunida pictura
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Paramunida poorei
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Paramunida pronoe
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Paramunida proxima
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Paramunida scabra
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Paramunida setigera
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Paramunida spatula
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Paramunida stichas
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Paramunida thalie
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Phylladiorhynchus ikedai
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Phylladiorhynchus integrirostris
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Phylladiorhynchus pusillus
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Pleuroncodes monodon
[Carrot squat lobster]


Pleuroncodes planipes
[Pelagic red crab]
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Raymunida cagnetei
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Raymunida confundens
[Steppe pika]


Raymunida dextralis
[Royle's pika]
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Raymunida elegantissima
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Raymunida iranica
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Raymunida limbata
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Sadayoshia acroporae
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Sadayoshia edwardsii
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Sadayoshia latisternata
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Sadayoshia lipkei
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Sadayoshia moorei
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Sadayoshia savali
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Setanida cristata
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Shinkaia crosnieri
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Tasmanida norfolkae
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88 Species of Family Galatheidae
(squat lobsters)
Sort by: Species Length
Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Alainius crosnieri Western Central Pacific
Allogalathea elegans Elegant squat lobster Indo-West Pacific
Anoplonida cracentis Western Central Pacific
Anoplonida inermis Western Central Pacific.
Cervimunida johni Blue squat lobster Southeast Pacific 8 SL
Cervimunida princeps Western Pacific
Coralliogalathea humilis Indo-Pacific.
Fennerogalathea chacei Western Central Pacific
Galacantha bellis Western Central Pacific.
Galacantha quiquei Western Central Pacific
Galacantha rostrata Cosmopolitan.
Galacantha valdiviae Indo-West Pacific.
Galathea aegyptiaca Indo-West Pacific
Galathea albatrossae Western Central Pacific
Galathea amamiensis Indo-Pacific.
Galathea anepipoda Indo-West Pacific
Galathea australiensis Indo-West Pacific
Galathea balssi Red galathea crab Indo-West Pacific.
Galathea bimaculata Western Pacific
Galathea coralliophilus Western Central Pacific
Galathea denticulata Western Indian Ocean
Galathea dispersa Northeast Atlantic
Galathea hispida Western Central Pacific
Galathea intermedia Northeast Atlantic
Galathea kuboi Western Pacific
Galathea latirostris Pacific Ocean.
Galathea longimanoides Western Central Pacific
Galathea lumaria Western Indian Ocean
Galathea maculiabdominalis Western Pacific
Galathea mauritiana Indo-Pacific.
Galathea multilineata Western Pacific
Galathea nexa North Sea.
Galathea ohshimai Western Central Pacific
Galathea orientalis Oriental squat lobster Indo-West Pacific
Galathea pilosa Indo-Pacific.
Galathea platycheles Western Pacific
Galathea pubescens Hairy squat lobster Indo-West Pacific.
Galathea rostrata Western Central Atlantic.
Galathea rubromaculata Western Pacific.
Galathea spinosorostris Indo-Pacific.
Galathea squamea Western Central Pacific
Galathea squamifera Northeast Atlantic
Galathea strigosa Blue striped squat lobster Northeast Atlantic
Galathea subsquamata Indo-Pacific.
Galathea tanegashimae Indo-West Pacific
Galathea ternatensis Indo-West Pacific
Heteronida aspinirostris Western Central Pacific
Heteronida clivicola Eastern Central Pacific
Lauriea gardineri Western Central Pacific.
Lauriea teresae Eastern Central Pacific
Leiogalathea laevirostris Indo-Pacific
Macrothea bouchardi Western Indian Ocean
Paramunida antares Central Pacific
Paramunida antipodes Western Pacific
Paramunida belone Western Central Pacific
Paramunida echinata Eastern Central Pacific
Paramunida granulata Western Central Pacific.
Paramunida labis Western Pacific.
Paramunida longior Western Central Pacific
Paramunida pictura Central Pacific
Paramunida poorei Eastern Central Pacific
Paramunida pronoe Western Central Pacific.
Paramunida proxima Western Pacific
Paramunida scabra Western Pacific. Tropica
Paramunida setigera Western Central Pacific
Paramunida spatula Eastern Central Pacific
Paramunida stichas Western Central Pacific
Paramunida thalie Western Central Pacific
Phylladiorhynchus ikedai Western Central Pacific
Phylladiorhynchus integrirostris Indo-Pacific. Tropical a
Phylladiorhynchus pusillus Indo-West Pacific.
Pleuroncodes monodon Carrot squat lobster Eastern Pacific 8 SL
Pleuroncodes planipes Pelagic red crab Eastern Pacific 7.5 TL
Raymunida cagnetei Eastedrn Central Pacific
Raymunida confundens Steppe pika Western Central Pacific
Raymunida dextralis Royle's pika Western Central Pacific
Raymunida elegantissima Western Central Pacific
Raymunida iranica Western Indian Ocean
Raymunida limbata Eastern Central Pacific
Sadayoshia acroporae Indo-Pacific.
Sadayoshia edwardsii Indo-Pacific.
Sadayoshia latisternata Indo-Pacific
Sadayoshia lipkei Pacific Ocean.
Sadayoshia moorei Eastern Central Pacific
Sadayoshia savali Western Central Pacific.
Setanida cristata Pacific
Shinkaia crosnieri Pacific Ocean.
Tasmanida norfolkae Southwest Pacific



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