Page last updated Wed 05 Feb 2020


Use the links to navigate the hierarchy of invertebrate classification.

  Superfamily Grapsoidea

Family Grapsidae

    Genus Platychirograpsus -- North America.
    Genus Austrohelice
    Genus Cyclograpsus
    Genus Geograpsus
    Genus Goniopsis
    Genus Grapsus
    Genus Leptograpsodes
    Genus Leptograpsus
    Genus Marestia
    Genus Metopograpsus
    Genus Pachygrapsus
    Genus Plagusia
    Genus Planes

Taxon Information

The Family Grapsidae has been reported (or is assumed) to occur in fresh waters. This taxon has been reported from North America.

(These statements were generated automatically from the WInvertebrates database.)

Literature Records

  • Grapsidae, 1 introduced species, west coast of FL (Smith, 2001).


  • Smith, D.G. 2001. Decapoda (Crayfishes, shrimps). Pennak's Freshwater Invertebrates of the United States, 4th edition: 585-608.

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