Squat Lobster (Galatheid)
This squat lobster is probably in the genus Munnidopsis. It is very common. Up to 100 mm in length.
|Title:||Squat Lobster (Galatheid)|
|Classification:||Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods) > Class Malacostraca (Crabs, krill, pill bugs, shrimps, prawns) > Order Decapoda (Crabs, lobsters, prawns, shrimps) > Family Galatheidae (Galatids (squat lobsters))|
|Behaviour:||Walking on seabed.|
|Site:||Atlantic > South Atlantic > Nigeria > Usan field|
Atlantic > Central Atlantic > Nigeria > Usan field
|Latitude:||3 deg 29' 00" N|
|Longitude:||7 deg 28' 00" E|
|Project Partners:||Total E&P Nigeria, Bourbon, Oceaneering|
|Keywords:||Squat Lobster (Galatheid)|
|Deposited By:||Mr R Curry|
|Deposited On:||08 December 2009|
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