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Sally Lightfoot Crab - Crabs---Shore Crabs

Also known as Brachyura Crab, Lightfoot Crab, Mottled Crab, Mottled Lightfoot Crab, Mottled Sally Lightfoot, Mottled Sally Lightfoot Crab, Pale-lined Tropical Rock Crab, Rocky Shore Crab, Rock.. more

Sand Bubbler Crab - Crabs---Sand Bubbler Crabs

Also known as Brachyura Crab, Sand Bubbler, True Crab. Found sometimes in their thousands moving at great speed just below the high tide mark of wave exposed mangrove,.. more

Sarasvati Anemone Shrimp - Shrimps

Also known as Anemone Shrimp, Carid Shrimp, Cleaner Shrimp, Commensal Shrimp. Found on various host anemones and corals over coral and rocky reefs. They feed on parasites and plankton. Length.. more

Scarlet Cleaner Shrimp - Shrimps

Also known as Blood Red Fire Shrimp, Blood Red Shrimp, Blood Shrimp, Carid Shrimp, Cleaner Shrimp, Deep Red Shrimp, Fire Cleaner Shrimp, Fire Shrimp, Red Fire Shrimp,.. more

Sculptured Mitten Lobster - Lobsters---Slipper Lobsters

Also known as Antarctic Slipper Lobster, Brown Slipper Lobster, Bulldozer Lobster, Grey Crayfish, Mitten Lobster, Rock Lobster, Sculptured Slipper Lobster, Sea Cockroach. Found singly or in small.. more

Seastar Shrimp - Shrimps

Also known as Carid Shrimp, Cleaner Shrimp, Commensal Shrimp, Imperial Shrimp, Starfish Shrimp. Found living on Sea Stars in a symbiotic relationship, hence the name over coral and.. more

Serene's Black Coral Crab - Crabs---Coral Crabs

Also known as Black Coral Crab, Brachyura Crab. Found between the finger-like branches of black coral formations over coral and rocky reefs. They hide during the day coming out.. more

Smalldot Anemone Crab - Crabs---Porcelain Crabs

Also known as Anemone Crab, Anomura Crab, Carpet Crab, Dotted Anemone Crab, False Crab, Oshima's Porcelain Crab, Porcelain Anemone Crab, Red-spotted Porcelain Crab, Spotted Anemone Crab, Spotted.. more

Soldier Crab - Crabs---Soldier Crabs

Also known as Beach Runner Crab, Brachyura Crab, Fiddler Crab, Ghost Crab, Light Blue Soldier Crab, Military Crab, True Crab. Found often in their thousands loving at great.. more

Southern Rock Lobster - Lobsters---Spiny Lobsters

Also known as Common Crayfish, Common New Zealand Crayfish, Cray, Crayfish, Marine Spiny Lobster, Melbourne Crayfish, Red Crayfish, Red Rock Lobster, Red Spiny Lobster, Rock Lobster, Southern.. more

Spanish Lobster - Lobsters---Slipper Lobsters

Also known as French Lobster, Lady Crab, Locust Lobster, Long-tailed Crab, Mother Lobster, Scyllarid Lobster, Sea Crawfish, Sea Crayfish, Shovel-nosed Lobster, Spanish Slipper Lobster, Stump, Turtle Lobster. Found.. more

Spectacled Box Crab - Crabs---Box Crabs

Also known as Brickred Box Crab, Fourspot Box Crab, Four-spotted Box Crab, Redspot Box Crab, Red-spotted Box Crab, Shameface Crab, Shame-faced Crab, Spotted Box Crab. Found moving slowly.. more

Spider Crabs - Crabs

Also known as Arrowhead Crab, Brachyura Crab, Decorator Crab, Imitator Crab. Found singly or in pairs hiding amongst corals over coral and rocky reefs. They feed on plankton. Length -.. more

Spider Squat Lobster - Squat Lobser---Deep Sea Squat Lobster

Also known as Anomura Crab, Daddy-long-Legs, Sea Spider, Spider Crab, Underwater Daddy-long-Legs. Found living on gorgonian sea fans over deepwater coastal coral and rocky reefs. They feed on zooplankton. Length.. more

Spiny Hands Crab - Crabs---Swimming Crabs

Also known as Hellers Swimming Crab, Indian Ocean Portunid Crab, Indo-Pacific Swimming Crab, Purple-legged Swimming Crab, Spiny Hands, True Crabs. Found under rocks in mangroves, seagrass beds.. more

Spiny Tiger Shrimp - Shrimps

Also known as Bongo Bumblebee Shrimp, Bongo Shrimp, Bumblebee Shrimp, Dragon Shrimp, Harlequin Shrimp, Horned Bumblebee Shrimp, Spiny Shrimp, Tiger Shrimp. Found on algae, rubble and sponges over.. more

Spotted Belly Rock Crab - Crabs---Forceps Crabs

Also known as Forceps Crab, Polka-dot Crab, Spotted-belly Forceps Crab, True Crab. Found hiding in crevices over shallow coastal waters of estuaries and rocky shores. They feed on.. more

Spotted Cleaner Shrimp - Shrimps

Also known as Anemone Shrimp, Carid Shrimp, Cleaner Shrimp, Commensal Shrimp, Yucatanicus Spotted Cleaner. Found living in groups in a symbiotic relationship with various sea anemones, over coral.. more

Spotted Moon Crab - Crabs

Also known as Armed Crab, Box Crab, Moon Crab, Speckled Moon Crab, Yellow Moon Crab. Found usually buried in the sand during the day, out foraging for food.. more

Spotted Reef Crab - Crabs---Round Crabs

Also known as Blood-spotted Crab, Blood-spotted Round Crab, Clown Crab, Darkfinger Coral Crab, Large-spotted Crab, Redspot Rock Crab, Red-spotted Crab, Reef Crab, Round Reef Crab, Seven Eleven.. more

Spotted Spiny Lobster - Lobsters---Spiny Lobsters

Also known as Guinea Chick Lobster, Guinea Lobster, Rock Lobster, Sand Lobster, Spanish Lobster, Spotted Crawfish, Spotted Lobster, Star Lobster, White-spotted Spiny Lobster. Found singly or in small.. more

Squat Shrimp - Shrimps

Also known as Ambonian Shrimp, Amboin Shrimp, Anemone Shrimp, Bold-spotted Anemone Shrimp, Carid Shrimp, Cleaner Shrimp, Commensal Anemone Shrimp, Commensal Shrimp, Dancing Shrimp, High-tailed Shrimp, Hump-backed Shrimp,.. more

Strawberry Hermit Crab - Crabs---Hermit Crabs

Also known as Land Hermit Crab, Strawberry Crab, Strawberry Hermy, Strawberry Land Hermit Crab, Terrestrial Hermit Crab. Found on the land close to shorelines sometimes buried during the.. more

Stripe-legged Spiny Lobster - Lobsters---Spiny Lobsters

Also known as Bluespot Rock Lobster, Rock Lobsters, Stripeleg Spiny Lobster, White Whiskered Coral Crayfish, White Whisker Spiny Lobster. Found singly hiding in caves, crevices and holes in.. more

Swollen Soft Coral Crab - Crabs---Round Crabs

Also known as Brachyura Crab, Mud Crab, Reef Crab, Soft Coral Crab, True Crab, Xanthidae Mud Crab. Found amongst Dendronephthya corals and invertebrates, often around underwater wrecks of.. more

Swollen-claw Mantis - Mantis Shrimps

Also known as Emerald Mantis Shrimp, Rock Mantis Shrimp, Split-thumb Mantis Shrimp. Found close to their many burrows amongst rubble and sandy areas of coral and rocky reefs... more

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