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"Sally Lightfoot", Grapsus grapsus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Crustacea
Class: Malacostraca
Order: Decapoda
Infraorder: Brachyura
Family: Grapsidae
Subfamily: Grapsinae
Genus: Grapsus
Lamarck, 1801 [1]
Type species
Cancer grapsus [2]
Linnaeus, 1758

Grapsus is a genus of lightfoot crabs, comprising the following species:[2]



  1. ^ "Grapsus Lamarck, 1801". Integrated Taxonomic Information System. Retrieved September 1, 2010. 
  2. ^ a b Peter K. L. Ng, Danièle Guinot & Peter J. F. Davie (2008). "Systema Brachyurorum: Part I. An annotated checklist of extant Brachyuran crabs of the world" (PDF). Raffles Bulletin of Zoology. 17: 1–286. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2011-06-06.