Hermit crabs (Family Paguridae)

Hermit crabs (Family Paguridae)


Hermit crabs were common on the sea bed

Item Type:Image
Title:Hermit crabs (Family Paguridae)
Date:21 May 2008
Copyright:SERPENT Project
Classification:Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods) > Class Malacostraca (Crabs, krill, pill bugs, shrimps, prawns) > Order Decapoda (Crabs, lobsters, prawns, shrimps) > Family Parapaguridae (Hermit Crabs)
Site:Atlantic > Irish Shelf > Cashel
Site Description:Seafloor
Depth (m):174
Latitude:54 deg 42' 23" N
Longitude:10 deg 26' 20" W
Countries:Republic of Ireland
Rig:Ocean Vanguard
Project Partners:StatoilHydro, Oceaneering, Diamond Offshore
ROV:Magnum 085
Keywords:Hermit crab
Deposited By:Dr Andrew Gates
Deposited On:16 June 2008

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