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Carpilius convexus

(Forskål, 1775)


Ilan Lubitz Round crab (Carpilius convexus) Anilao. Philippines. Nikon D3X. 60mm.SB-105

Message posted on Scubashooters.net on 12 Nov 2013
Ilan Lubitz Round crab (Carpilius convexus) Anilao. Philippines. Nikon D3X. 60mm.SB-105

Message posted on UWphotographers on 12 Nov 2013
Ilan Lubitz Round crab (Carpilius convexus) Anilao. Philippines. Nikon D3X. 60mm.SB-105

Vicky Ruiz de Somocurcio QUE RICO, ME LO COMO SANCOCHADITO AL NATURAL CON MANTEQUILLA DERRETIDA. MANDAME UNOS CUANTOS CONGELADOS.

Message posted on Wetpixel Underwater Photography on 12 Nov 2013
Ilan Lubitz Round crab (Carpilius convexus) Anilao. Philippines. Nikon D3X. 60mm.SB-105

Message posted on The Global Diving Community on 12 Nov 2013
Elly Jeurissen Convex Crab (Carpilius Convexus) @ Malapascua, Philippines Canon G12 in Canon WP-DC34 UW-housing; F6,3; 1/500; ISO 80 Single strobe, Sea & Sea YS-01

Tom Hobock Since I have no way to judge her size,it's a very fine looking Crab.Elly has once again proven she can be very good at close up shots.A good clear photo Well Done!

Elly Jeurissen Thanks Tom. This crab was about 10 cm in diameter. Not too small ;-)

Tom Hobock No not at all

Ernst Andres I like it <3

Antonio Colacino Beautiful shot :)

Elly Jeurissen Thanks Ernst and Antonio :-)

Ernst Andres You´re welcome Elly :-)

Message posted on The Global Diving Community on 17 Aug 2013
Barslo Gariciano Sai Kung, HK

Ron Silver Carpilius convexus

Barslo Gariciano Thx, Ron

Message posted on Scubashooters.net on 05 Oct 2013
Taxonomy
Animalia (Kingdom)
  Arthropoda (Phylum)
    Crustacea (Subphylum)
      Malacostraca (Class)
        Eumalacostraca (Subclass)
          Eucarida (Superorder)
            Decapoda (Order)
              Pleocyemata (Suborder)
                Brachyura (Infraorder)
                  Eubrachyura (Section)
                    Heterotremata (Subsection)
                      Carpilioidea (Superfamily)
                        Carpiliidae (Family)
                          Carpilius (Genus)
                            Carpilius convexus (Species)
Associated Species