Wild Florida Photo - Family: Ocypodidae - Fiddler and Ghost Crabs



Fiddler and Ghost Crabs

Ocypode quadrata
Ghost Crab
crab at entrance to burrow viewed from above and behind

Members of the Ocypodidae family at Wild Florida Photo:
Leptuca - fiddler crabs

2 species of Leptuca at Wild Florida Photo

Leptuca pugilator
Atlantic Sand Fiddler Crab
crabs on muddy shore

Ocypode - ghost crabs

1 species of Ocypode at Wild Florida Photo

Ocypode quadrata
Ghost Crab
side view of crab just inside entrance of burrow

Click on the genus name to see the species of that genus at Wild Florida Photo

Ocypodidae is a member of the Order Decapoda - crayfish, crabs, shrimp and relatives