Species under Scyllarides
n= 14
Species name Common name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Scyllarides aequinoctialis
(Lund, 1793)
Spanish slipper lobster Western Atlantic 30
Scyllarides astori
Holthuis, 1960
Galapagos slipper lobster Eastern Pacific
Scyllarides brasiliensis
Rathbun, 1906
Barizilian slipper lobster Western Atlantic 20
Scyllarides deceptor
Holthuis, 1963
Hooded slipper lobster Western Atlantic 32.6
Scyllarides delfosi
Holthuis, 1960
Three-spot slipper lobster Western Atlantic 30.9
Scyllarides elisabethae
(Ortmann, 1894)
Cape slipper lobster Indo-West Pacific and Southeast Atlantic 20
Scyllarides haanii
(De Haan, 1841)
Aesop slipper lobster Indo-Pacific 17
Scyllarides herklotsii
(Herklots, 1851)
Red slipper lobster Eastern Atlantic 32
Scyllarides latus
(Latreille, 1802)
Mediterranean slipper lobster Eastern Atlantic and the Mediterranean 45
Scyllarides nodifer
(Stimpson, 1866)
Ridged slipper lobster Western Central Atlantic 30
Scyllarides obtusus
Holthuis, 1993
Southeast Atlantic 14
Scyllarides roggeveeni
Holthuis, 1967
Easter Island slipper lobster Southeast Pacific
Scyllarides squammosus
(Milne-Edwards, 1837)
Blunt slipper lobster Indo-Pacific 40
Scyllarides tridacnophaga
Holthuis, 1967
Clamkiller slipper lobster Indo-West Pacific 12
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