Other identification tools | SeaLifeBase

Non-fish Identification: Find Species

Family: Latreilliidae longleg crabs (See list of species below)

Select Ocean (marine/brackish) or Continent (freshwater):

Select Country (optional):

Total number of spines in dorsal and anal fins (optional)



6 species with fin ray counts including ? spines in dorsal and ? in anal fins (see list below)
No picture found

Eplumula australiensis
[]


Eplumula phalangium
[]
No picture found

Latreillia manningi
[daddy-longlegs crab]
No picture found

Latreillia metanesa
[]
No picture found

Latreillia pennifera
[]


Latreillia valida
[banded arrow crab]
6 Species of Family Latreilliidae
(longleg crabs)
Sort by: Species Length
Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Eplumula australiensis Western Central Pacific.
Eplumula phalangium Western Pacific 1.4 CL
Latreillia manningi daddy-longlegs crab Western Atlantic Ocean.
Latreillia metanesa Indo-Pacific.
Latreillia pennifera Indo-West Pacific 1.23 CL
Latreillia valida banded arrow crab Indo-West Pacific 1.79 CL



Other identification tools in SeaLifeBase


Quick Identification
Identification keys
Identification by morphometrics
Identification by pictures:
          If you already know the Family, go to Search SeaLifeBase, select Family and click on 'Identification by pictures' to display all available pictures in SeaLifeBase for the family.

          If you already know the Country, go to
Search SeaLifeBase, select Country and click on 'Identification by pictures' to display all available pictures in SeaLifeBase for the country.

          If you already know the Ecosystem, go to
Search SeaLifeBase, select Ecosystem and click on 'Identification by pictures' to display all available pictures in SeaLifeBase for the ecosystem.
cfm script by , 30.11.04, ,  php script by , 05/11/2010 ,  last modified by kbanasihan, 06/28/2010